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Welcome to the ASI -27th Year Event:
Welcome to the 27th year of the Atlanta Senior
Invitational Tournament. Thank you to all our members, sponsors, club
facilities and players for your continued support of the ASI Tournament. The overall
prize money for the 2017 ASI Tournament is approximately $25,000. We look forward
to a great tournament in 2017!
The 27th Annual Atlanta Senior Invitational is
presented by Richard Bowers & Co.
Gold Sponsors: IBERIA Bank, The Hardie
Family Cup, and Conway/Turville..
Silver Sponsors: Wilson Sporting Goods, Atlanta Hawks, Custom Signs Today, Navy, and First Citizens Bank & Trust. .
If you would like to be a sponsor for the 27th
Anniversary ASI tournament please contact Curt Dashiell at
email@example.com or Manny Guillen at Guillenmc@aol.com for more
Curt Dashiell and Manny Guillen; Questions
regarding prize money for the ASI can be addressed to Curt Dashiell at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tournament Director/Tournament Referee:
TD-Beth Clay/ TR-Eva Marie McCravy/Craig Hanson
Entries and Deadlines:
Entries will be done through the on-line tennislink registration system
at www.USTA.com. Registration is open to all eligible USTA members. Entries
must be submitted by April 24, 2017 for SINGLES and DOUBLES. Only USTA members
can register online if available. The final selection of entries will be made
by the ASI Tournament Committee. The online DEADLINE for entries will be
Sunday, APRIL 24, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. If you are interested in playing DOUBLES
you must sign up and pay for doubles by the deadline. You can sign up with your doubles partner by
Sunday, May 7, 2017 by 5 p.m. by emailing or contacting Beth (you must be
registered and paid online by April 24). Contact Beth at email@example.com before
April 24 so we may post it on the website that you are looking for a doubles
partner. Note: if you pay for doubles and do not find a partner you will be
refunded your ASI entry fee for doubles.
Hotel: **Wingate byWyndham Atlanta Galleria Center
**The Wingate by
Wyndham Atlanta Galleria Center at 2762 Cobb Pkwy, Atlanta, GA. 30339.
This hotel is about 15-20 minutes from Cherokee Town Club depending on traffic.
ASI players rate will be $109.00 plus tax per night for " King or Double rooms"
and $109 for Suites. The ASI block for the tournament is for May 10 – 13, 2017.
All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guarantee
with a major credit card. 24 hour workout facility & indoor swimming, and
free high speed internet access. RESERVATIONS must be made by the players
individually. Players may contact Marsha Heard (Director of Sales) at
404-510-5815/ firstname.lastname@example.org or sales at
678-214-6000. Make sure to tell them you are part of the "Atlanta
Senior Invitational Tournament" or ASI group. http://www.wingatehotels.com***RESERVATION
OFFER DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 26.
Hotels: Tournament Hotel-Spring Hill Suites Marriott -Buckhead
**Newly renovated and updated Spring Hill Suites Marriott at 3459
Buckhead Loop, NE, Atlanta, GA 30326 is the tournament hotel. This hotel is
about 5-10 minutes from Cherokee Town Club depending on traffic. ASI players
rate will be $122.00 plus tax per night for a “King or Queen/Queen Suite” rooms"
with complimentary breakfast, wifi and parking for overnight guests.
There is a hotel shuttle that runs to a limited area that is on a first come
first serve basis. HOTEL RESERVATIONS must be made by the players individually.
The ASI block for the tournament is for May
10 - 13, 2017. All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room
deposit or guarantee with a major credit card. Players may contact reservations
at 1-888-287-9400 or directly with the hotel at 404-844-4800. Make sure to tell
them you are part of the "Atlanta
Senior Invitational Tournament Room Block”. RESERVATION OFFER
DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 19, 2016 Online reservations can also
be made using the following links (will be posted shortly). Book your group rate for Atlanta
Senior Invitational 2017
First event fee is: $91.88 per player singles OR doubles--- Second event
fee is $65.00 per player. NOTE: You are charged a processing fee by the USTA
that has been added to the entry fees. IF you are put into the tournament AFTER
the online deadline for singles or doubles or are batched in - the ENTRY FEE
will be $91.88 for the first event and $65.00 for the second event. (This is
for the entry plus the processing fee by USTA)
The age groups for the men's events will be: 30sd, 35sd, 40sd, 45sd,
50sd, 55sd, 60sd, 65sd, 70sd, 75sd, 80sd and father/son open division. Please
let Beth know if you are interested in playing in the Father-Son Event as your 3rd event at
Tennis Attire at the ASI Tournament
TENNIS ATTIRE: ALL players will be required to wear collared tennis
shirts. T-shirts and sleeveless shirts will be NOT be
allowed on the court for practice or play. Shirts with Graphic writing are not
allowed other than small brand logos. Tennis attire & tennis shoes will be
expected for play.
Draws, Times and Locations:
The 30's, 35's, 80’s singles/doubles
and the Father-Son Event will not be begin before Thursday, May 11 after 2:00
p.m. All other age group “Doubles Events”
will start on Thursday, May 11 starting as early as 1:00 p.m. depending on size
of draws. Please register at Cherokee 1 hour before your first match unless
approved by the Tournament Director. The Father-Son doubles will not begin
until Friday, May 12 after 1 pm.
**Depending on the number of
entrants in a particular division will determine if the top seed will have to
play before Thursday.**Please note that 32 draws will
begin on Wednesday, May 10; 16 draws on Thursday, May 11, Quarter Finals –
Friday, May 12, Semi Finals – Saturday, May 13, and Finals – May 14.
Tournament Selection andMATCH Times:
The Tournament Committee will list players for the tournament beginning May
1 if not sooner. Players may inquire about their match times online beginning Friday,
May 2 after 4 p.m. There will be an effort to post sooner if possible. Players
may email email@example.com or call 404-237-5427 if needed but times will
be posted online.
Court Surface and Inclement Weather:
Events are scheduled to be on clay. Events, as
required due to inclement weather, may be played at night, on hard courts
and/or indoors at available facilities.
Balls and Scoring:
The Wilson US OPEN regular felt ball will be
used. Scoring for all matches will be 2 out of 3 regular set scoring and a 12
point tie break used in any set at 6 all. Consolation Format will be 2 sets
and a 10pt Tie Break in lieu of the third set**The Tournament Committee
reserves the right to change scoring in case of inclement weather. The Point
Penalty system will be enforced. Roving umpires will be on site at all times.
Number of Playing Events:
Players may ONLY enter two events, but may ONLY play in one
singles event. *Players may play in a third event if that third event is the
Father-Son Event. You must contact the Tournament Director if this is your
third event. Players are asked to play in their appropriate age group. A player
is eligible for specified divisions provided he attains that age by December
31, 2017. There will be a “first match losers” consolation for the singles tournament.
There will be third and fourth play-off for both the singles and doubles
Please pay for doubles through the online registration date of April 24,
2017 for Doubles. You can sign up with your partner by Sunday, May 7 at 5:00
p.m. by contacting Beth at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you DO NOT find a partner
the tournament will refund your portion of the tournament entry fee. If you
would like for us to list you on the tournament website as looking for a
partner please let Beth know. If the event is full you will go on the wait list
for doubles.**If you would like us to pair you up please let us know. Please
note that the doubles draws will be limited to 8- 12 teams and if needed, we
will look for an opening in a lower age group.
Looking for a DoublesPartner?
IF you are looking for a partner for the event, email Beth at
email@example.com your contact information (phone/email/age group) and we
will post your name and age group on this site prior to the doubles deadline.-
If you would like to be listed contact Beth: Looking for a Doubles Partner:
75 doubles-Kaz Saito (firstname.lastname@example.org); 30doubles - Patrick Aubone (email@example.com);50dbls -Rick Sanford (firstname.lastname@example.org); 65d (Andy Steingold - (email@example.com);
Seeding will be posted for each of the age groups for player input. The
seeds can be accessed by clicking on COMPETITORS and then selecting the event you
are interested in prior to draws being made.
Please notify the Tournament
Director – Beth Clay of any time/day requests by April 24, 2016 or they will
not be considered. Please note that all efforts will be made to “try” and
honor the time requests as long as it does NOT affect the continuation of play
of the tournament. There is NO guarantee that time requests will be honored. Please
note that if your time request is such that you cannot play at all on certain
days and you are in an age group that will play starting Wednesday or Thursday
then you need to reconsider entering the tournament. If you have any
questions please contact Beth.
Check-in the day of your match at
Cherokee Town Club (CTCC) unless told by Tournament Director that you can go to
first match site before coming to Cherokee. Please note you must come to
Cherokee to get your player packet. Please check out “Facility Codes”. Thanks.
Cherokee Town Club(CTCC) - 155 West
Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30305 (404-237-5427)
Capital City Club(CAP) - 53 West
Brookhaven Drive NE Atlanta, GA 30319 (404-231-6937)
Bitsy Grant Tennis Center(BGTC) -
2125 Northside Drive Atlanta, GA 30305 (404-609-7193)
Ansley Golf Club(ANSL)- 196
Montgomery Ferry Drive Atlanta, GA30309 (404-897-7707)
Location Facility Codes:
ANSL- Ansley Golf Club
BGTC-Bitsy Grant Tennis Center
CAP-Capital City Club
CTCC-Cherokee Town and Country Club
Will be listed once tournament is open.
All players are required to sign a waiver of liability before
Results will be posted online
ASI Player Events:
Lunch: Lunch will be provided for
ASI scheduled match May 10– May 14 from 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at Cherokee Town
Club. (Spouses/guests may purchase lunch
ASI Player's Welcome Cookout:
Friday, May 12 at the Tennis Pavilion 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Players are selected manually by the tournament director after the close of registration.
Entry to this tournament is by invitation only. Only USTA members can register online if available.
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