Rally In The Rock
Hulsebus Chiropractic Clinic of Machesney Park
Join us for a round robin scramble recreational tournament! This tournament is generously sponsored by Hulsebus Machesney Park Chiropractic Clinic! No partner is needed to register for this tournament; you will change partners after every game. Scramble pool play, followed by a single elimination playoff.
📍 Location: UW Health Sports Factory, 305 S. Madison St., Rockford, IL 61104
📆 Date: Saturday, April 1, 2023
Mens @ 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. — check in @ 8:30 a.m.
Womens @ 1 - 4:30 p.m. — check in @ 12:30 p.m.
Some women's divisions may be combined with the men's divisions and play at 9 am. A final decision will be made on March 30th after registration has closed.
👕 Shirts - Dri-Fit shirts, Small-2XL (Scroll down for specs and size chart) Note: You must be registered by Wednesday, March 15, 2023 @ 9 a.m. to receive a shirt.
💲 Cost: $55 per person
🛑 Tournament Registration Deadline: Thursday, March 30, 2023 @ 9 a.m.
💵 Payment: Secure credit card payment via Stripe™ during registration
💻 Register: Use the Registration buttons to reserve your spot!
✔️Confirmation: You will receive an email confirmation from Rockford Pickleball (firstname.lastname@example.org). The confirmation email will include the date, time and address of your booking. Please check your spam folder if you don't receive it in your inbox. If it isn't in your spam folder, you might have mistyped your email address. Please contact me to rectify this.
✖️ Cancellation Policy: This tournament has a no refund policy.
🧐 Questions? Contact Tournament Director, Jenn Selchow, (815) 505-0586
👀 Spectators can attend for free!
Mens 3.0, 3.5 & 4.0 — 48 players
Womens 3.0, 3.5 & 4.0 — 48 players
❓ Unsure of your division? Read the Player Rating Descriptions
🔁 Format: Round robin scramble separated by skill levels and gender. Scramble format - partners switch after every game in pool play. Games are to 11 points, win by 1 point. One timeout per team, per game. You will play approximately 6 games in pool play before the single elimination playoff. Medals will be awarded to the top three participants in each division.
Stage 1 - Scramble Pool Play - You will be assigned a new partner for every game (scramble).
Scoring Totals for Pool Play: 1.) Wins, 2.) Points, 3.) Head-to-Head
Stage 2 - Single Elimination Playoff - You will play with the same partner for the entire elimination playoff stage.
👥 Players: 13+ years of age
🏀 Surface: Basketball hardwood flooring
🟠 Ball: Core Indoor, orange
⚠️ The Tournament Director reserves the right to move a player to the appropriate skill level.
Small, Chest 41"
Medium, Chest 43"
Large, Chest 46"
XL, Chest 49"
2XL, Chest 52"
Small, Chest 32"
Medium, Chest 36"
Large, Chest 38"
XL, Chest 40"
Cooling Performance Crew
4.0 oz., 100% Micro Poly Interlock 5-Star Fabric
Superior moisture wicking for peak performance
Ultra-tight knit for better opacity and printability
Stain release and odor resistant for easy care
Fade and snag resistant for durability
44+ UPF for UV sun protection
Reinforced shoulder seams
Double needle cover stitch hem
🏆 Sponsor Spotlight
📍 UW Health Sports Factory
📍 305 S. Madison St., Rockford, IL 61104
Rockford's premiere multi-use riverfront indoor sports venue opened on June 1, 2016. The facility is a renovated factory with a rich history that dates back to the W.F. & John Barnes Company in 1884. The modern facility contains 105,000 sq. ft. of space for a variety of indoor amateur sports. The facility has 12 hardwood pickleball courts.
Other features of the UW Health Sports Factory include:
Courtside Grill - full restaurant and bar on the second floor (opening January 2023)
Seating for up to 3,700 people with portable bleachers
5 meeting rooms
Access to downtown Rockford within a short walk
Two parking lots with free parking
🏓 How many games will I play? You will play 6-10 games of pickleball. The more you win, the further you go, the more you play. Depending on how the brackets fill, some divisions may need to be combined to insure you have 8 games. You may be playing your games back-to-back games with no bye rounds.
💲 What determines the entry fee? The entry fee is based on the expenses of the tournament. For instance:
Each basketball court (3 pickleball courts) are rented from UW Health Sports Factory.
Event insurance is provided to the Rockford Park District for the tournament.
New balls are purchased for every tournament as this is the industry standard best practice.
Medals for each division.
Swag item (shirt) for each player
Administrative costs like credit card fees and scheduling software.