WATA July Tournament
2021 WATA, Inc July Tournament

What is World TeamTennis?
WTT is co-ed teams competing in a format that consists of 6 no-ad sets. One set each of men's and women's doubles followed by men's and women's singles, ending with 2 sets of mixed doubles. Total games won from all sets determines the winner. Substitutions and coaching are allowed during the match. Click here to view WTT Rules
 
What is a WTT team?
A team must have two men and two women, as a minimum. (10 players maximum). Suggested team size is to have 3 men and 3 women on the team.
 
Who can play?
Adults (18 & over) may sign up as a team.

Teams play a minimum of two matches.
 
When do leagues start?
TENNIS TOURNAMENT QUALIFIER!

JULY 24 AND 25, 2021

Saturday and or Sunday

Time: 8:00am to 6:00pm
 
Sign-Up Deadline: ASAP OR 7/21/21
All money and paperwork are due by this date. No refunds AFTER 7/21/21

WINNER: Advances to the WTT National Qualifier either in Lancaster, PA or Raleigh, NC on August 13, 14 and 15 with the team registration paid (minimum of three teams per division)(Value: $350)
 
What Divisions (levels of play) are offered?
The levels of play being offered are
ADULT 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5
Senior (age 50 and up) 3.5, Senior 4.0 and Senior 4.5
Super Senior(age 60 and up) 3.5 and 4.0

Minimum of two teams needed per division to qualify!
 
Determining Team Rating
The average NTRP rating of the top two men and top two women players on your team determines the team rating.
 
       Example:
  Joe- 4.5 Mary- 3.5
  Tom- 4.5 Jill-3.5
  Bill- 4.0 Gail- 3.5
  Joe- 4.5 Mary- 3.5
  Jim- 3.5 Joan- 3.0
 
The best two men and two women are: 4.5 + 4.5 + 3.5 + 3.5 = 16. 16 divided by 4 equals 4.0.
 
This team could register for the 4.0 division or a higher division. A team consists of a minimum of two men and two women. Although the limit to the number of team members is ten, the suggested number of players is three men and three women. Click here to determine your NTRP level.
 
Where do we play?
George Washington University-Mt. Vernon Campus
Foxhall Road
Washington, DC
 
Can I register as an individual/substitute/team?
Team entries only!
 
Note to substitute players:
Team entries only!
 
Why register via the Internet?
You are not an official league participant until you have registered online. When you register via the Internet site you will be e-mailed league information during the season and your WTT Member Benefits (WTT Point of Contact Newsletter, discounts on hotel, rental cars, 2 for 1 tickets, plus more).
 
What is the cost?
Team Fee: $400 by check or via paypal $415 (Team consists of 2 men and 2 women up to 10 players)
 
League winners qualify for a National Qualifier?
Winning teams advance to the WTT National Qualifiers. Your team is eligible to participate in a NQ for up to one year from the end date of your league. For every four (4) teams in any official World TeamTennis (WTT) local league division, one (1) team will be eligible to participate in a NQ. Click here for more details.
 
Local League Information & Rules:
All self rated players must fill out the Tennislink player profile to obtain a rating before the tournament.
 
For more information contact:
Any questions, please contact Rich at info@watatennis.org or text 3017179558 www.watatennis.org
 
Click on the Registration link at the top of the page to register!