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Competition + 3.5Star ★★★+ and Competition 3 Star ★★★

2019 primary age groups:
U18 – 2001, 2002
U16 – 2003, 2004
U14 – 2005, 2006
U12 – 2007, 2008

Competition + (★★★+)

Competition + 3.5Star events are for players looking to transition into Provincial & National Selection levels events.

Acceptance

  • Basing on Rogers National Ranking
  • Main Draw – draws may be limited to a max of 16 players

Draws and Match Format

Competitors are guaranteed two matches; they will be provided with a main draw singles and doubles or main draw singles and consolation.

Singles Doubles
Draw Format single elimination single elimination
Match Format Best of 3 tie-break sets with regular scoring (Match tiebreak (10-point) may be played in lieu of a 3rd set for consolation matches) 2 tie-break sets with No-ad scoring. In the event the score is one set all, a match tiebreak (10-point) will be played to decide the match

 

Ranking Points

The rating for these events is set such that the winner receives points equal to a player who reaches the semi-finals of a ★★★★ Selection Series event.

 

Competition Series (★★★)

Competition 3Star tournaments are oriented towards more competitive and experienced players looking to enter the ranks of the top 30 in BC.

Players must be ranked 20 or higher at one age below to be eligible to play up in 3Star events and only play up one age group is allowed.

Eligibility and acceptance criteria:

  • Main Draw – may be limited to 16 players
  • Players must be ranked 20 or higher in the age group below to be eligible to play up. Players are only eligible to play one age category up.
  • Acceptance will be considered on the basis of merit, as determined by players’ rankings.

Draws and Match Format

Competitors are guaranteed two matches: single elimination with first match loser consolation.  It is also possible for the tournament to be run using a Compass draw format with a modified match format for consolation.

Singles Singles
Draw Format Single elimination with first match loser consolation Compass Draw
Match Format Main Draw and consolations:

2 tie-break sets with No-ad scoring. In the event the score is one set all, a match tiebreak (10-point) will be played to decide the match

Main Draw

2 tie-break sets with No-ad scoring. In the event the score is one set all, a match tiebreak (10-point) will be played to decide the match

Modified match format (Pro-set) may be used for consolation matches)

 

Ranking Points

The winners of an event receives the same number of points as a 16th position in a ★★★★ Selection Series event.