Coupe de la Reine

Coupe de la Reine tournament, presented by Babolat, will take place September 1 to 3, 2018 at Club de Tennis de l’Ile des Soeurs

To register for Coupe de la Reine 2018:  click here

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Contacts:
– Tournament director: Kent Sanderson
– Registration coordinator: Michel Guilbault
– email: coupedelareine@gmail.com

Venue : All matches will take place at North America’s largest indoor tennis club on Nuns’ Island “Club de tennis Iles Des Soeurs“, a convenient 15-minute drive from downtown and the Gay Village. The venue is also easily accessible via public transportation (bus 168 from Metro McGill or Metro Square Victora downtown takes ~25 minutes and drops you off right in front of the venue).

The facility has an onsite Ben & Florentine restaurant. A supermarket and other restaurants are located a short 5 minute walk away. All matches will be played on indoor hard courts. The facility is fully air conditioned with towel service, lockers, water filling stations and onsite massage for the first two days.

Address: Club de Tennis Iles Des Soeurs,
300 Chemin du Golf, Verdun H3E 1A8
Tel: 514-766-1208 – http://www.tennis-ids.com

Our charity : Gris-Montreal is a non-profit organization whose mission is to ensure a better awareness of the homosexual and bisexual reality and to make it easier for gays, lesbians and bisexuals to integrate into society. Don’t hesitate to visit their officiel web site and eventually make a donation.

Division Guidelines : the tournament committee has the right to reclassify players to a higher division if they believe that a player has entered a division too low for his or her ability. Appeals from players regarding their classification can be made to the tournament director, who has final authority.

Tournament rules : La Coupe de la Reine will be played according to the rules of Tennis Canada, unless superseded by Gay and Lesbian Tennis Alliance (GLTA) guidelines.
Mixed divisions are allowed.
All players must be a minimum of 18 years of age.

A minimum of 3 entries per event by the tournament entry deadline will be needed for an event to take place. In the event less than 3 entries are available, the tournament director reserves the right to combine or cancel divisions.
In the event a division is full, waitlists are permitted.

Match format (single & doubles) : All matches will be best two out of three sets with a regular tie-break played at 6 games all.
The third set will be played with a 10-point super tie-breaker.
All draws will be single elimination format.

Consolation play : Consolation play will be offered to players who lose their first singles match. Those wishing to play consolation must advise the tournament desk at the time of their first loss. Match format will be one 8-game pro-set with 12-point tiebreak at 7 games all. Consolation finals will be best of three tiebreak sets. There is no consolation play for doubles.

Seeding : Seeding is based primarily on the most recent GLTA seeding points. Seeding points are computed by the GLTA based on results from GLTA-sanctioned tournaments. Special seeding consideration may be given for recent GLTA tournament results not yet factored into the point system. The final decision on seeding will be at the discretion of the tournament director.

Waiver : In conjunction with my participation in the La Coupe de la Reine and the related activities and events, I agree to waive any and all rights and claims for bodily or emotional injury, injury to my reputation, or any other damage or harms that I might suffer, or any other claims of any nature I may have against Montréal Tennis Lambda (MTL), The Gay and Lesbian Tennis Alliance (GLTA) and their officers, or any organization, facility, or individual associated with this tournament. I understand that I will be participating at my own risk, and the above organizations, facilities, and individuals will not be responsible for any harm, injury, or damage which I might suffer. I also waive any and all rights to claim from the MTL or GLTA, their officers, or any organization or individual, damages or remuneration which may arise as a result of references to or photographs of me which may appear in any publication or other media coverage. I acknowledge that my name may appear on the GLTA website and points list.

 

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