TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS:

Byung Jun An

REFEREE:

Byung Jun An (Club Umpire), Rachel Kim (Club Umpire)

EQUIPMENT:

Only ITTF/USATT approved equipment will be used.

Butterfly Centrefold 25 Table, Joola SC3000 Table, Butterfly Nets, and DHS 3 star 40mm White Plastic Balls will be used. Hardwood floors.

ENTRY DEADLINE:

Entries must be received no later than 7 days before the tournament day. Late entries will be charged $5 or may be rejected if space does not permit.

ENTRY POLICY:

All entries must include payment. Street shoes, food and drinks other than water are not allowed on the wood floor.

ENTRY FEES:

All events have their events listed in the registration form.

RULES:

All USATT laws and regulations apply. The main color of a shirt and shorts or skirt must be clearly different from that of the ball (orange). Reference to the USATT Dress Code. Only USATT or ITTF authorized racquet coverings may be used. Racquets must be bright red on one side and black on the other. Part or all of a track suit shall not be worn during play except with the permission of the referee.

FORMAT:

All events will play in a round robin group of a minimum of three or four players. The player with the best record in the group will advance to the single elimination draw. All matches are best 3 out of 5, 11 point games. The tournament committee reserves the right to modify the format or cancel events due to insufficient entries.

ELIGIBILITY:

All players must be USATT members or members of an ITTF affiliated association. Bring your membership card or receipt. Non-members MUST join USATT at the tournament. USATT membership: $49/yr for adults, $130/3yr for adults; $25 for juniors (age 17 or younger); $60/3yr for juniors (age 14 and younger); $90/yr for household (2 adults + minors); $250/3yr for household; $25 for collegiate. Adult players who have never been USATT members may purchase a One-Time Tournament Pass for $10. Junior players must be under the event age in their selected junior event as of the tournament date. Players ratings will be based on the September/October 2013 issue of the USATT magazine. The tournament committee reserves the right of acceptance or refusal of all tournament entries.

REFUND POLICY:

Players will be refunded if withdrawn at least two days prior to the tournament date. Refunds will not be given for any withdrawals after that date except when the player’s rating is too high for a desired event and he or she chooses not to be promoted to the next highest event. No refund for no-show participants.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Tel. 201-663-5112, Email: ahnbj@hanmail.net Website: www.njpingpong.com

PAYMENT:

Make checks payable and send to: Han-In Table Tennis Club, 411 12th Street Palisades Park, NJ 07650