Gulf Coast TeamTennis
2016 Gulf Coast TeamTennis December 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 mens and womens doubles followed by mens and womens 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). This allows for periods of rest and missing matches.
 
Who can play?
Adults (18 & over) may sign up as a team or as an individual.
 
When do leagues start?
Play begins the evening of December 9th and will conclude the afternoon December 11th.
 
Sign-Up Deadline: Tuesday, December 01, 2015
The last date to enter a team is December 1, 2016. The last day for an individual player to signup is December 9, 2016. T-shirts cannot be guaranteed to players registering after December 1, 2016.
 
What Divisions (levels of play) are offered?
There will be 4 levels of play offered for the 18& over division:
3.0 and below
3.5 and below
4.0 and below
4.5 and below

There will be two levels of play offered for the Senior Division:
3.5 and below
4.0 and below
 
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?
Matches will be played at the following locations:
Copeland-Cox Tennis Center
851 Gaillard Dr
Mobile, AL 36608
 
Can I register as an individual/substitute/team?
Players can register as part of a team. If you do not have a team, we will try our hardest to find you a team to play on.
 
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?
Tournament fees are $40.00 per player, per event. If you plan to captain a team, please leave the following information in the comments section when registering:
Division your team will play in
Name of your team
We will have to enter the team into the system for you and then move you to your team. Any players that signup after you will be able to select your team, and any players who sign up before you we will have to move to your team.
 
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.
 
For more information contact:
gcteamtennis@gmail.com
 
Click on the Registration link at the top of the page to register!