(From Tennis Canada)
Senior Competitors, the deadline for the 2018 Steve Stevens Senior Nationals is less than two weeks away.
We are pleased to be returning to the wonderful city of Montreal after a three-year absence. The event takes place August 19-26, 2018 and we are pleased to announce that we will be at the following six fabulous clay court clubs.
- Hillside Tennis Club- Men and Women Over 35 (Sunday-Thursday, move to MRTC for Friday-Saturday).
- Woodland Tennis Club- Men and Women Over 40 (Sunday-Thursday, move to MRTC for Friday –Saturday).
- Hampstead Tennis Club- Men and Women Over 45 (Sunday-Thursday, move to MRTC for Friday –Saturday).
- Mount Royal Tennis Club- Men and Women Over 50, 55 and 60
- Monkland Tennis Club – Men and Women Over 65 (Sunday-Thursday, move to CSL for Friday –Saturday).
- Cote St-Luc Tennis Club- Men and Women Over 70, 75, 80, and 85 (men only)
The plan is to complete the tournament on Saturday, August 25th, with the exception of the Over 50-60 age category events. However, if inclement weather, there is the possibility that all other age category events, may have to be completed on Sunday.
Locations are subject to change dependent on the number of entries. Matches may be moved to MRTC during the first few days of the tournament.
Steve Stevens Senior Nationals Clothing Policy
Players should be prepared to wear white tennis clothing at the Mount Royal Tennis Club and the Hillside Tennis Club. Please note that collared shirts and white dominated are also required at the Hillside Tennis Club. The Cote St. Luc, Woodland, Monkland and Hampstead tennis clubs, require proper tennis attire to be worn (coloured clothing is allowed). Please be aware that although you are tentatively scheduled at a specific club, there is a strong possibility that you may be asked to play at another venue, so players must be prepared to wear white clothing if that venue requires it.
Please be aware of the following as it will be implemented at this year’s tournament. A player/team must complete the tournament, unless he/she/team is incapacitated by illness, accident or other unavoidable hindrance and is reasonably unable to do so. Violation of this section shall subject a player to immediate default and 2 TC and 5 ITF suspension points.
The organizing committees have been busy planning an amazing event for everyone. We have two fabulous socials planned for this year’s event. The welcome barbeque at the MRTC on Monday, August 20th, and the tournament banquet, Thursday, August 23rd at the Gelber Centre.
We have two official hotels lined up for the event. Le Meridien Versailles Hotel on Sherbrooke and Le Centre Sheridan Montreal on Rene Levesque. Hotel details can be found on the tournament link below.
The ENTRY DEADLINE IS JULY 23. Please note this is a firm deadline and will be strictly adhered to. Please ensure that you and your friends who are planning to play this prestigious event are aware of this.
Entries for the Steve Stevens Senior National Championships are now open and you can enter at the following link:
NOTE: It is the player’s responsibility to read the tournament brochure thoroughly and be fully aware of the rules and regulations of the Steve Stevens Senior National Championships.
For more detailed information about the tournament click on the following link.