Racquetball

Racquetball

Sanctioned By:
 
COMMISSIONER
 
Eddie Meredith
Commissioner since 2002
 
Tournament Director
Jim Hiser
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Competition Dates: Friday, July 20 - Sunday, July 22
 
Competition Site: Downtown YMCA, 207 N. Nevada Ave., Colorado Springs
 
 
PARTICIPANT ENTRY FEES AND DEADLINES
 
Registration Deadline (July 17, by 8:00 p.m. MDT)
Adult Fee: $35 for first event, $15 for each additional event (max.of 3 events total)

**USA Racquetball membership fee is NOT included (see competition rules and format below for membership instructions).

**T-Shirt is not included with registration fee, but can be purchased separately during the registration process.
 
**Athlete hospitality will be provided throughout the tournament.  
 
Military Support Program:  
The Military Support Program has been created to allow active duty and retired service members, their spouses and dependents to participate in the Rocky Mountain State Games with up to a 50% discount off the normal registration fees. For Military Registration Assistance applications and more information, visit the Military Support Program webpage.
 
COMPETITION FORMAT DETAILS

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Gender Divisions      
Male
Singles Open Singles 65+ Doubles 50+ Mixed Doubles 50+
Female
Singles A Singles 70+ Doubles 55+ Mixed Doubles 55+
  Singles B Singles 75+ Doubles 60+ Mixed Doubles 60+
  Singles C Doubles A Doubles 65+ Mixed Doubles 65+
  Singles 35+  Doubles B Doubles 70+ Mixed Doubles 70+
  Singles 45+ Doubles Open Doubles 75+ Mixed Doubles 75+
  Singles 50+ Mixed Doubles A Doubles 80+ Mixed Doubles 80+
  Singles 55+  Mixed Doubles B Doubles 85+ Mixed Doubles 85+
  Singles 60+ Mixed Doubles Open    
 
Note: Age determination date is July 20, 2018. Senior Doubles: The age division of competition for senior 50+ doubles and mixed doubles will be determined by the younger age of the two partners as of December 31, 2018
Age calculation date for all National Senior Games senior divisions 50+: December 31, 2018 (must be 50 by 12/31/2018)
 
General Information: 
This is a USA Racquetball sanctioned tournament. All participants must be current members of USAR.  Athletes can participate in up to 3 events. Information on membership and registration forms are available at www.usaracquetball.com. Annual memberships ($55) and event memberships ($20) will also be available at the event. The USAR membership fee is not included in the entry fee.
 
Skill level entrants A, B, C must be certified at that level or have played in that same division at other USAR sanctioned events.  When registering, please indicate skill level certification in the sport specific section of the registration form. Commissioners will use benchmarks to determine a player's skill level for competition and reserves the right to reclassify players if necessary. Commissioners may combine any division with four or fewer participants.  Questions regarding certification and divisions can be directed to the Commissioners.  If registering for doubles, each athlete MUST register separately and list partner on the registration form.
 
Competition Rules and Format:
USAR official rules (www.usaracquetball.com) will govern competition, including the mandatory use of protective-lens eyewear tested to ASTM F803 or CSA impact standards.
 
National Senior Games qualifying rules apply to senior divisions. Please click here for the complete 2019 NSG rulebook.
 
*The RMSG has a NO REFUND policy. Click Here for details on eligibility, inclement weather, refunds, etc.
 
COMPETITION SCHEDULE
 
Friday, July 20
4:00 - 10:00 p.m.
 
Saturday, July 21
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
 
Sunday, July 22
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

***Start times will be posted to R2Sports.com by 5:00 p.m. on July 19 CLICK HERE FOR START TIMES. 
 
Medaling in the 2017 & 2018 Rocky Mountain State Games Racquetball events will qualify you to participate in the 2019 State Games of America!
Click here for more details.