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Pickleball for Mental Health Tournament
Penticton “Pickleball for Mental Health 2022, is a Non-Sanctioned charity tournament in support of Mental Health.
All funds raised through your participation in the tournament will be used to benefit Mental Health within the South Okanagan Similkameen region. Players will be provided a “tax donation receipt “ from CMHA as part of your registration.
Tournament events will include men’s, women’s and mixed doubles.
The tournament will be a skill event any age with four skill levels: 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5+ and one age / skill category of 3.5 , 60+ in mens, ladies and mixed doubles.
The play format will be Round Robin with games to 15 points (win by 2) and a 5 game minimum.
All levels with 6 teams will be 5 game – Round Robin play with playoffs for top 4 teams.
The tournament reserves the right to increase the number of teams within a level as well as the round robin games played.
July 1 – “Global Registration” Opens starts at 9 am
August 5th – Registration closes at 9:00 pm
August 14th – Last day for refunds
September 16th Event Day: Men’s Doubles
September 17th Event Day: Mixed Doubles
September 18th Event Day: Women’s Doubles
Participants are required to be members of Pickleball Canada.