Darien Invitational Men's and Women's NRT

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Men's & Women's Open National Ranking Tournament &

Grand Prix Series
Region 2

Date: October 17, 2020
Location:  Darien, CT
Contact:  Karl Levanat
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  Tournament Fee = $150 per team
  Draw size = 16 teams
  All teams will be originally placed on a waiting list.
  The draw will close on October 7th.
Teams:  Women's Teams     Men's Teams  
  The top 16 men’s and women’s teams eligible to play will be moved off the waiting list and into the tournament on October 8th.
  All teams on the waiting list will be shown in order of their combined points total in Live Scoring so you will have a good idea if you will be moved into the tournament on October 8.
  All players must be current APTA members or pay a $30 Limited Membership Fee, good for one tournament. Join the APTA
Participation in the Darien Invitational Grand Prix Tournament is limited to those players residing and working in those states that are NOT on Connecticut's travel advisory list or submits proof of a negative Covid-19 test administered no more than 72 hours prior to the tournament. Upon arrival in Connecticut an additional rapid Covid test will be required because of the possibility of contracting Covid on the plane..
Please go to https://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus/travel to view those states. Also. if your state subsequently turns red and you had qualified for the tournament you will not be able to play.

Travel restrictions per The Country Club of Darien:
Applicable to ALL participants regardless of where you may have traveled, if you can answer ‘yes’ to any of the questions below, we urge you to do your part and avoid the Club for the appropriate quarantine period.

  • Have you had a fever in the past 72 hours?                  
  • Do you currently have COVID-19 like symptoms or did symptoms first appear within the last ten (10) days?                  
  • Have you had close contact with someone who has COVID-19 in the past fourteen (14) days?                  
  • Have you traveled internationally from an affected area or from any of these states in the last fourteen (14) days?                 
Details:  All matches will start at 8:00am on Saturday, October 17th.
  Lunch will be served outside at the Country Club of Darien using social distancing protocols.
  Complimentary Beer and Wine for the participants.
  Please bring your own water bottle (reducing the usage of plastic cups) as well as your own snacks.
  Paddle Huts will only be open for bathroom use and to fill up your water bottles – please refrain from congregating in the ANY of the Paddle Huts.
  All main draw matches will be full 2 out of 3 set matches and all back draw matches will be two regular set scoring and a 10pt match tie breaker in lieu of a 3rd set.
  No spectators will be permitted at any of the playing locations outside of that specific Country Club’s membership. (Only the membership of the given country club are permitted as spectators.) We kindly ask that you refrain from bringing significant others, family members, or friends to the tournament.
Three matches guaranteed (weather permitting)
  Clark Trophies will be providing the prizes.
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