What: Ping Pong Tournament
Where: Landmark Mall – Sears Parking Lot – 5801 Duke Street Alexandria, VA 22304
When: Aug 24, 2013 at 12:00 PM & Aug 25, 2013 at 12:00 PM
To Enter: $10 pre-registration fee otherwise $15 registration fee on day of festival.
RULES & GENERAL INFO:
●Matches will be to 11 points and best 3 out of 5; except in the final round against the final two contestants, which will be best 4 out of 7.
●For each game, the first player to reach 11 points wins that game, however a game must be won by at least a two point margin.
●A point is scored after each ball is put into play (not just when the server wins the point as in volleyball).
●During service the ball must be tossed from an open palm a minimum of 6 inches. No hidden serves will be permitted.
●Each player serves two points in a row and then switch server. However, if a score of 10-10 is reached in any game, then each server serves only one point and then the server is switched. After each game, the players switch side of the table. In the final game (ie 5th game), the players switch side again after either player reaches 5 points.
●Player may use only paddles and rubber, legal under USATT rules.
●VietFest has the sole, complete and final discretion regarding all contest related matters including basis for disqualifications and victory.
The contestant who come out on top shall be deemed the winner. Winner shall receive a $100 and the admiration and adoration of the Vietnamese and American people everywhere.