2019 Lopez Open Tennis Tournament
August 2 - August 4, 2019
Welcome to the 2019 Lopez Open!
In order provide a fun yet competitive tournament, and to accommodate a wide range of playing abilities, we will be using a double elimination format, or round robin for events in which the draw is small.
In double elimination, players/teams will have 2 chances to reach the finals. The rounds prior to the final match will be FAST4 format. Finals will be best of 3 regular sets.
Please review the rules and format prior to match play. Rules will be posted at the tennis courts and on this website. Please check here and/or at the courts daily for updates.
Thursday, Aug 1, 5:30 p.m
Theresa and Paul Chemnick will host an informal potluck reception for players, tournament volunteers and friends of the Lopez Island Tennis Open.
3757 Mud Bay Rd, Lopez Island.
Friday, August 2:
Men's Doubles – 11:45AM
Women's Doubles – 12:45PM
Saturday, August 3:
Singles – 9:30AM
Mixed Doubles – 1 PM
Sunday August 4:
Finals – TBD
Registration is now closed.
The tournament is a modified Double Elimination format and/or round robin. Specific match schedule will be posted at the draw party and tennis courts. Please check daily for updates.
Arrive at least 1/2 hour prior to scheduled match.
Players are expected to warm up before the rounds begin. Each round must start promptly on time with a brief (2-5min) warmup before play begins. No extended warmups once the rounds have started. Late teams will be defaulted unless approved by tournament director.
Preliminary rounds are FAST4 format. Matches are best of 3 FAST4 sets unless specified otherwise by the tournament director.
Final round matches is best of 3 full sets, or as specified by tournament director.
At the completion of a match:
- Return the balls to the can.
- Report scores and return balls to tournament official.