Pickleball

Commissioner Information

Mike Hoxie
Comissioner since 2019

Kathy Rambousek

Comissioner since 2020

Competition Dates

Friday, July 17 – Sunday, July 19

Competition Venue

Monument Valley Park, 170 W. Cache La Poudre St., Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Registration Entry Fees and Deadlines

Registration Deadline (July 10)

Fee: $45/player (maximum of two events)

Cancellation Deadline: July 3
Volunteers and Referees:
Volunteers are essential to the success of this event and are needed for a wide range of activities. Special 30% post-event registration fee refund will be given to volunteers who work a minimum of four hours until volunteer needs are met. To apply for the discount and to volunteer, click here.  Ask your family & friends to support your sport and have fun in the process by volunteering. 

Referees: 
This is a non sanctioned tournament, therefore it does not require referees.  However we will be happy to have any certified or trained referee who wishes to participate in this capacity sign up as a volunteer.  We will referee gold medal matches and any other games where we have volunteers present. To complete the 2019 RMSG Pickleball Officials Application, click here.  
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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Events

  • Women’s Doubles
  • Men’s Doubles
  • Mixed Doubles
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RMSG Skill / Age Tournament Skill Levels

  • 3.0
  • 3.5
  • 4.0
  • 4.5
  • 5.0
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Divisions

  • 19+
  • 35+
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70-74
  • 75-79
  • 80+

Note: Division is determined by the highest skill on the team and the age of the youngest member of the team as of December 31, 2020. Identification is required at check in to verify age. 

Competition Rules and Format: 

USA Pickleball Association (usapa.org) rules will govern this competition. The tournament format will be double elimination into tournament play unless otherwise determined by RMSG Commissioner based on final registrations. The Commissioner reserves the right to cancel or combine divisions based on the number of entries in each division.  Medals will be awarded by skill and age divisions.  Tournament will be limited to 150 participants daily on a first come, first serve basis. Brackets are determined by the highest skill in the team and the age of the youngest member of the team as of December 31, 2020.  Minimum player age is 16 (athletes under the age of 19 will compete in the 19+ division). Max two events (1 men’s or women’s team and 1 mixed team).  Identification is required at check in to verify age. Max two events (1 male or female team and 1 mixed team). Participants and spectators are encouraged to bring their own chairs.

 

*The RMSG has a NO REFUND policy. Click Here for details on eligibility, inclement weather, refunds, etc.

 

COMPETITION SCHEDULE
(Complete schedule will be posted closer to the event; tentative to change based on registrations)
Friday, July 17 (Women’s Doubles)
7:45 a.m. – Opening Ceremony & Competition Begins
Saturday, July 18 (Mixed Doubles)
7:45 a.m. – Opening Ceremony & Competition Begins
Sunday, July 19 (Men’s Doubles)
7:45 a.m. – Opening Ceremony & Competition Begins

Athletes who medal in the 2019 or 2020 Rocky Mountain State Games will qualify to compete in the 2021 State Games of America

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Register for Pickleball!

Monument Valley Park, 170 W. Cache La Poudre St., Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Monument Valley Park

Monument Valley Park

POST-RMSG

Test your skills in the Pikes Peak region at the Great Plains Regional Championship after you compete in the 2020 Rocky Mountain State Games! Great Plains Regional Championship tournament dates are August 8 – August 10. Click on the logo below for more information. Happy Pickleballing!