Mayor's Cup Pickleball Tournament
Join us between 07/18 - 07/28/2023(event date estimated)
Mayor's Cup Pickleball Tournament Event Description
THE 8TH ANNUAL MAYOR'S CUP PICKLEBALL TOURNAMENT
Part of the annual Butlerville Days Celebration
A recreation-based tournament for beginning and experienced players alike! Non-sanctioned, no on-court officials, players self-rate before signing up.
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!
All team divisions require a two-person team. Either register your teammate at the same time, or provide them your team name and password.
8:00am the day prior to division play. Please register in advance.
Round Robin Pools + Knockout Round. All teams will play multiple games during round robin, and all teams advance to knockout round. Knockout round is single elimination.
Round Robin: Play to 11, win by 1
Switch court sides at 6
Knockout: Play to 15, win by 2
Switch court sides at 8
All players should self rate before registering. See rating description below schedule.
|Tuesday, July 18||5:00pm||3.5 Men's Over 50||7:30pm||3.5 Women's Over 50|
|Wednesday, July 19||5:00pm||3.0 Mixed Over 50||7:30pm||3.5 Mixed Over 50|
|Thurdsay, July 20||5:00pm||3.0 Women's||7:30pm||3.5 Women's|
|Friday, July 21||5:00pm||3.0 Mixed||7:30pm||3.5 Mixed A|
|Saturday, July 22||8:00am||3.0 Men's||10:30am||3.5 Men's|
|Tuesday, July 25||5:00pm||3.5 Open Singles||7:30pm||4.0 Open Singles|
|Wedesday, July 26||5:00pm||4.0 Men's||7:30pm||4.0/4.5 Women's|
|Thursday, July 27||5:00pm||3.5 Mixed B||7:30pm||4.5 Men's|
|Friday, July 28||5:00pm||4.0 Mixed|
|Rating Legend||Level||Pickleball Self - Rating Legend|
|2.5||Beginner||Give yourself a pickleball self-rating of 2.5 if you have limited experience playing pickleball, you can keep a short rally on the pickleball court,
and you have a basic understanding of the rules of pickleball (particularly, if you can keep the score properly).
|3.0||Beginner||Give yourself a pickleball self-rating of 3.0 if (i) you can generally hit forehand drives, serves, and returns with medium pace, as well as dinks, but generally lack consistency and control (for instance, serves and returns are not consistent and lack depth); and
(ii) you understand the basic strategy and rules of pickleball, including that you can keep the score properly.
|3.5||Intermediate||Give yourself a pickleball self-rating of 3.5 if (i) you can hit drives, serves, and returns with pace (including developing backhand shots),
as well as dinks and drop shots, and are developing some consistency and control (including consistently hitting serves and returns in play);
and (ii) you understand the basic strategy and rules of pickleball, you are starting to vary your shots between the hard and soft game, and you are moving quickly to the Non-Volley Zone line when you have the opportunity.
|4.0||Advanced||Give yourself a pickleball self-rating of 4.0 if (i) you can generally hit both forehand and backhand drives, serves, and returns with pace, as well as dinks, drop shots, and volleys (including block volleys) of different speeds, and have consistency and control;
and (ii) you understand the strategy and rules of pickleball (including stacking), you have a moderate number of unforced errors, and you understand how to attack your opponents’ weaknesses on the pickleball court.
|4.5||Advanced||Give yourself a pickleball self-rating of 4.5 if (i) you can generally hit both forehand and backhand drives, serves, returns, dinks, drop shots, and volleys with pace, spin, depth, direction, consistency and control;
and (ii) you understand the strategy and rules of pickleball (including stacking), you have a limited number of unforced errors, and you change your game play to attack your opponents’ weaknesses on the pickleball court.
PLEASE DO NOT PLAY DOWN
Players who intentionally play down to win a medal or trophy risk ejection from the tournament.
LOOKING FOR A PARTNER?
WHILE PLAYERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR FINDING THEIR OWN PARTNER, WE PROVIDE A SHARED DOCUMENT WHERE PLAYERS SEARCHING FOR A PARTNER CAN LEAVE THEIR INFORMATION AND CONTACT EACH OTHER. PLEASE BE AWARE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION WILL BE PUBLICLY SHARED ON THIS DOCUMENT.
A special thank you to USA Racing for shirts, medals, and artwork!
- Location: Cottonwood Heights, UT 84121
- Event Dates: 07/18 - 07/28/2023 (event date estimated)
- 3.5 Open Singles - Tuesday, July 25 - 5:00pm
- 4.0 Open Singles - Tuesday, July 25 - 7:30pm
- Men\'s 3.5 Over 50 - Tuesday, July 18 - 5:00pm
- Women's 3.5 Over 50 - Tuesday, July 18 - 7:30pm
- 3.0 Mixed Over 50 - Wednesday, July 19 - 5:00pm
- 3.5 Mixed Over 50 - Wednesday, July 19 - 7:30pm
- 3.0 Women's - Thursday, July 20 - 5:00pm