ADAPTIVE UNIFIED DOUBLES TOURNAMENT
USTA Southern California Adaptive Unified Doubles Qualifying Tournament
Date: September 9th, 9:00-4:00pm
Where: Weddington Golf and Tennis – 4141 Whitsett Ave, Studio City, CA 91604
What’s the tournament format?
The tournament format will be a round robin with players playing several timed matches each day.
What is the level of play?
The tournament is geared toward high-performance, cognitively-impaired athletes.
What does “unified” mean?
Unified doubles involves a player with a disability (the Athlete) who partners with a player without a disability (the Unified Partner).
Doubles teams play for 30 minutes with no-ad scoring against the four other teams in their group.
– Schedule for five minutes between matches
– Total games won from four matches is recorded
– The two highest total games won from Group A and B play the final
– The final will be one set to six games with a ten-point match tiebreak at six-all