Summer Challenge Ladder - Tennis4All Boston

Summer Challenge Ladder

Overview

The 2016 Summer Singles Challenge Ladder runs from Wednesday June 1st 2016 to Monday September 30th 2016 and is open to all current Tennis4All members. The cost to participate in the Summer Challenge Ladder is $10. This is a great opportunity to challenge players at various levels and to schedule matches at times and locations most convenient for you and your opponent.

Standings

Initial standings will be determined by the challenge ladder director and posted on the Web site. The initial ranking of players on the ladder is based on player ratings and past performance in leagues. Players may join the ladder at any time during this time. Once the ladder begins, new players may be added in the 11, 21, 31, etc. positions, whichever is the most appropriate point of entry for the new player's level of play.

Awarding of points

Players shall be awarded the following points:

  • 1 point for accepting a challenge
  • 2 points for issuing a challenge
  • 3 points for winning a match
  • 1 point each for a tie
  • 2 points for a default win

Prizes

This year prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

  1. The top three (3) players with the most points at the end of the challenge ladder
  2. The player who moves the greatest number of places up the ladder from the beginning of the Challenge (June 1, 2016) to the end of the Challenge (September 30, 2016)
  3. A "congeniality" prize will be awarded based upon the votes cast by the players in the Challenge Ladder

Rules

All participants must issue a challenge at least once a month and play a minimum of two matches each month. Players, who are not on a leave of absence, that fail to play the minimum matches will be removed from the ladder.

Click here to view the complete rules.

Sign-up

Click here to register for the 2016 summer challenge ladder!

Questions

Contact Conall.