Tamworth Summer Ping Pong Tournament Guidelines
The contest is open to all ages and will be singles games only. Players rank themselves in one of three categories: Beginner, Some Experience, and Pretty Good. The library staff makes the brackets. Players arrange with each other when to play their games at the library and reserve their match times by calling the library at 323-8510. Players will be required to play by a certain date. If a player does not show up for a match he or she forfeits.
Games will be played by “Friendly Rules,” best 3 of 5 games to 11 points. Players may use their own paddles or paddles will be available at the library. Ping pong balls will be provided. The matches will not be umpired and the atmosphere for play should be friendly, competitive and fun.
The first matches can be played starting Wednesday, July 7. The tournament will continue through the summer until a champion is declared in each category.
Contact the library to register for the tournament by Tuesday, July 6 at 8 pm. You’ll need to rank yourself and give your contact information (phone and/ or email). For more information, call the library at 323-8510.
Ping pong matches may be scheduled during the following times:
Tuesdays 12 to 8 pm
Wednesdays 10 am to 8 pm
Fridays 10 am to 5 pm
Saturdays 10 am to 4 pm