VA Tournaments

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2018 Tournaments

December 2018

2018 Virginia Beach Holiday Classic Pickleball Tournament will be held Dec. 8 and 9.  Registration will start in September.

More info coming!


Thursday – Saturday November 8th-10th 9th Annual Shamrock Pickleball Tournament, Kilmarnock Virginia

Round Robin Format Men’s, Women’s, and Mixed Doubles

Age Catagories 60+& 70+

Shamrock/Veteran’s Day 3.0 and under skill level only – no age limit.

Cost: $35 for each event and $15 for each additional category.

Social Dinner: Thursday November 8th at 6pm. Buffet dinner, open bar and dance music.

Registration at Click here to register.

Questions: Contact tournament director Mickie Kendrick or call 804-436-8013

Proceeds benefit the Northern Neck Family YMCA Guardian Program


Saturday, October 6 and Sunday, October 7, 2018 Thomas Jefferson Community Center 3501 2nd St. South Arlington, VA 22204

17 indoor courts
Saturday, October 6: Men’s and Women’s Doubles
Sunday, October 7: Mixed Doubles
Double Elimination format*
Age Groups: 18-49, 50+, 60+, 70+, 80+
Skill Levels: 3.0-5.0
Age-only events for 18+, 70+ and 80+ unless there are enough participants for both skill and age
Go to to determine skill level
Age bracket determined by the age of the youngest partner (as of 12/31/18)
Participants limited to one event per day
Tournament ball: Gamma Photon pickleball
Minutes from Arlington Cemetery and all the must see monuments, memorials and museums in the Washington, DC area
This is a non-sanctioned tournament. Medal round matches will have referees.
Click here for website.
Click here to register.

July 2018

Tuesday July 24th through Thursday July 26th Virginia Commonwealth Amateur Games. Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA

  • Men’s & Women’s Singles; Men’s, Women’s, & Mixed doubles
  • Divisions by age
  • Registration fee is $47 plus $7 per event
  • Final Registration Deadline: July 9th, 2018
  • Online registration and more information here

July 21st and 22nd, Riverside Doctors’ Hospital Battle of the Paddle Tournament

Battle of the Paddle 2018 Men’s, Women’s & Mixed Doubles

 $30.00/pp – $10/pp for additional division.
 Deadline to register: Monday, June 16, 2018. No postmarks.
 Registration form at:
 Space is limited.

 Saturday: Men’s & Women’s – Sunday: Mixed Doubles
 Tournament open to Adults age 18+
 Round Robin into bracket play. Top 3 teams receive awards.
 Non-sanctioned, self officiated. Matches will be governed by USAPA rules.
 Schedule posted by Monday, July 16, 2018.

Click here for flyer. Click here for registration.

July 7th and 8th Dink Dink Bang Open Pickleball Tournament

Mixed Double, Men’s Doubles, Women’s Doubles, Singles

$30 registration and $15 per event

Register here

Deadline 7/4/18






June 2018

Sunday June 3rd Charlottesville Picklefest Classic

Send email to to sign up!












May 2018

May 25th-27th  Central Virginia Classic at Boars Head Inn

Format & Divisions
-Round-Robin w/ Play Off Matches
for all Divisions
-Men’s, Women’s, & Mixed Doubles
-3.0, 3.5, 4.0, Senior (60+) & Open Divisions
-Sunday Social Division
(beginners only; any gender make-up)

Click here for flyer. Click here to register at


May 5-6, 2018, Fredericksburg Cinco De Mayo Pickleball Tournament

Double Elimination
Doubles & Mixed Doubles
Level Play 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 and 4.5 and up
Saturday Men’s & Women’s Doubles
Sunday Mixed Doubles
Cost of Play: $15 for first event/$5 second event
Click here for info and registration.



May 11th and 12th Virginia Senior Games Pickleball Tournament

Click here to download the brochure

Click here for information and to register





April 2018

April 28th-29th 2018 Humana Pickleball Open

Roanoke, Virginia
$ Prize Money for Open Division
Open, skill, and senior divisions.
Click here for more info and registration.

April 11th, 2018 Mystery Tournament, Stafford, VA

Ages 55+
Partners selected randomly the day of the tournament
Click here for registration & info

April 7th, 4th Annual Goochland Pickleball Tournament

Central High School
Drop Flight with 2nd chance advanced bracket
Age 18+
$15 per player
Click here to register
For more information, contact Parks and Recreation at 804-556-5954.

April 1 & 2, 2017, 4th Annual All-Tidewater Pickleball Classic (6 Indoor courts)

Bayside Community Recreation Center

Round- Robin format

Click here for flyer

March 2018


February 2018

February 24th, Henrico County Parks and Rec Polar Pickleball Tournament

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 9:30am
Tournament starts at 10am
Ages 18-49 – (12 Teams) Mixed Doubles
Ages 50+ – (8 Teams) Women’s Doubles
Ages 50+ – (8 Teams) Men’s Doubles
Ages 50+ – (8 Teams) Mixed Doubles
Tournament details:
Register by Wednesday, Feb 14
Age divisions will be determined by the athlete’s age on Feb 24
Individuals can only enter one bracket
Competition is double elimination
A game consists of one match and the winner being the first to 15 points
Four courts will be in play at once
Awards will be presented to the top three teams in each bracket
Tentative schedule will be sent a week before the tournament
Balls provided, bring your own paddle
Tournament is rain or shine unless conditions become unsafe
Click here for flyer.
Click here for online registration

Smith Mountain Lake “Battle for the Paddle” Tournament

Feb 17th & 18th
Location is SML YMCA, 293 Firstwatch Dr., Moneta, VA 24121.

Men’s Doubles, Women’s Doubles, Mixed Doubles, Open Division, and Senior Division (50+)
Brackets will be determined by number of entries
Format is modified round robin
$45 – includes all events
Final Registration Deadline: February 2nd, 2018
Online registration and more information click here​​

2017 Tournaments

December 2017

December 9th and 10th 1st Annual Eagle Classic

Double Elimination Format!
December 9th-10th, 2017
700 Tanyard Road, Rocky Mount, VA 24151

Registration fee: $50 Per Team (Per Division) *Must Register as a team*
Age divisions for all Doubles and Mixed Doubles:
50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-74; 75+
Open age divisions for all Doubles: 19 to 49
Gym opens at 8am for open court use and tournament will
begin at 9am both the 9th and the 10th
Format of Play:
Saturday, Dec. 9th: Doubles Play
Sunday, Dec. 10th: Mixed Doubles
2 out of 3 (11 point) games, win by 2 points • Survival Bracket: 1 (15 point) game, win by 2 points
Players may only play in one age division in the same event.
Registration Deadline: Dec 1, 2017

Click here for registration info.

December 2-3, Bayside Holiday Classic Pickleball Tournament

Bayside Recreation Center
Saturday 9am to 4:30pm
Sunday 11am to 4pm
Men’s, women’s and mixed round robin format
Click here for more info.
Click here for registration form.

December 1st, Polar Pickleball Tournament hosted by the Hanover Parks and Rec

While the weather outside is perfect for polar bears, inside with Cool Spring Recreation Ministry is a fun pickleball tournament!

Registration includes play in up to two divisions, refreshments throughout the day, lunch and a t-shirt.
Men’s, Women’s & Mixed Doubles
Senior (50-69) and Super Senior (70 and up)

9:00am Men’s and Women’s Doubles
1:00pm: Mixed Doubles

Competition will follow a double elimination format with games played to 11 points. Awards will be presented to the top 3 teams in each division.

Click here for info and registration.

November 2017


EVENTS: Round Robin Format, Men’s, Women’s and Mixed Doubles.
AGE CATEGORIES: Under 60, 60-69, and 70+
Also, Open 3.0 Division
COST: $30 for one event and $15 for additional category.
Maximum 2 events.
SOCIAL DINNER: Thursday November 9, buffet dinner at ICYCC 7pm $20 (includes tax & gratuity)
TWO VENUES: Eight indoor courts
Northern Neck Family YMCA – 39 William B. Graham Ct, Kilmarnock
Indian Creek Yacht & Country Club – 362 Club Drive, Kilmarnock
WARM-UP: 8-8:45am Thursday and Friday
All players must present photo ID upon check-in.
ENTRY DEADLINE: October 22, 2017. No late registrations will be accepted. No refunds.

Click here for registration form

October 2017

October 28th Williamsburg Halloween Smash

 Entry Fee: $30.00 per person
 Register by: Sunday, October 15, 2017 (no postmarks)
 Registration form at:
 Tournament open to Adults age 16+
 Non-sanctioned, self officiated. Matches governed by USAPA rules.
 Men’s, Women’s & Mixed Doubles by skill rating.
 Round Robin into bracket play.
 Top 3 teams receive awards.

Quarterpath Recreation Center
202 Quarterpath Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Contact: Alex Pelletier  


Click here for info and registration. REGISTRATION IS FULL!

October 14, 2017 Annual Williamsburg Fall Classic

Hosted by James City County Parks and Recreation October 14, 2017 (Rain date: October 15, 2017)
Jamestown High School | 3751 John Tyler Highway | Williamsburg, VA 23185
Double Elimination – USAPA Rules – All games to 15 (win by 2)
Food and Drinks provided
70 Player Limit – $25/person
Registration deadline: October 1, 2017Double Elimination
Mens/Womens/Mixed Doubles
Mens/Womens Singles
Age Bracket Tournament
Contact: Jeff Anthony 757-593-7354
Link to information and registration, click here. 

September 2017

Saturday September 30th, CSA Pickleball Tournament

The CSA Pickleball tournament returns for another year of competitive pickleball in Chesterfield County! The tournament will feature a double elimination format with matches consisting of a single game played to 15 points. Competition will be held in a variety of categories, including both doubles and singles play as well as senior and open divisions (senior must be 55+). Competition will last all day. Refreshments will be served. Registration must be completed online and each player must register individually.

Competitive Divisions:
Senior Mixed Doubles
Open Mixed Doubles
Seniors Men’s/Women’s Doubles
Open Men’s/Women’s Doubles
Open Men’s/Women’s Singles

Click here for flyer

Click here for online registration

Change zip code to 23236 and search “CSA Pickleball”
Additional Information: Aaron Reidmiller,

September 30-October 1, 2017 Mid-Atlantic Open Pickleball Tournament
Thomas Jefferson Community Center, Arlington, VA

Meet and compete against players from the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond. Over 60 players from 9 states have already registered for this exciting weekend of junior (new), men’s and women’s doubles and mixed doubles play located minutes from our nation’s capitol!

This is a non-sanctioned combined skill/age-based tournament for players (age 10-17, 18+, 35+, 50+, 60+, 70+, 80+) and skill ratings between 3.0-5.0. Events may be combined depending on numbers

Tournament features:

– spacious venue – 17 indoor air-conditioned courts

– double elimination or round robin format (depending on the number of teams in each skill/age group)

– Men’s and Women’s Doubles on September 30

– Junior Open Doubles and Mixed Doubles on October 1

– vendors offering pickleball clothes, paddles and more

– New! free massages

– New! awesome silent auction and raffle prizes

– healthy snacks and food trucks serving delicious  lunches

– Referees for medal round matches

– Complimentary registration for USAPA Ambassador

Register Now! Don’t be left out. Registration closes on August 31.

Need a place to stay? Look for soon to-be-posted tournament hotel information on our welcome page.

See you on September 30-October 1.

Co-Directors, 2017 Mid-Atlantic Open Pickleball Tournament Helen White and Tania Yates

Organized by Breakthrough Community Sports, Inc., a 501 (c)3 organization promoting active aging through playing sports.

Click here to register.

September 23rd, Senior Pickleball Tournament,

Pen Park 1300 Pen Park Road, Charlottsville, Virginia

60+ Open Age Bracket. Must be 60 by the end of the year to qualify.

Information and registration form click here.

August 2017

July 2017

Saturday, July 8th, Battle of the Paddle Pickleball Tournament

Quarterpath Recreation Center  Williamsburg, Virginia 23185

Men’s, Women’s & Mixed Doubles

 Entry Fee: $30.00 per person
 Deadline to register: Sunday, June 25, 2017
 Tournament open to Adults age 16+
 Non-sanctioned, self officiated. Matches will be governed by USAPA rules.
 Round Robin into bracket play. Top 3 teams receive awards.
 Boxed lunch and water will be provided.
 Schedule posted by Friday, June 30, 2017

Click here for registration.

June 2017

Saturday, June 24, 3rd Annual Louisa County Classic Pickleball Tournament

Indoor Pickleball Drop Flight Tournament: Select Your Partner, Male or Female. Seeded. Championship, A, B, and C Brackets . Any Partner Combination ** This is a Fun Format! Call for Format Questions. Guaranteed at least 3 games. Limited to first 25 teams
registered. Tournament format subject to change based on the number of participants. Questions: call Justin Bullock at (540) 967-4420.
Date: Saturday, June 24
Start Time: 9:00am
Location: Betty Queen Center: 522 Industrial Drive, Louisa, VA 23093
Registration Deadline: June 9 Cost: $15 per team
Registration fee will include a boxed lunch from Subway!!!

Click here for registration info

May 2017

May 11th and 12th Virginia Senior Games Pickleball Tournament

All doubles events on the 11th at Richmond International Raceway
Singles events on the 12th at Confederate Hills Rec Center

Click here for info and registration.

Henrico Parks and Rec is looking for volunteers to help with the tournament. Please contact William Hill at

April 2017

Saturday, April 8th 9am – 5pm Central High School Complex

Come join us on the courts for Goochland Parks, Recreation & Facilities Pickleball Tournament! ere will be an open-doubles and senior-doubles division. Players are guaranteed 3 games. Drinks and snacks will be provided. Tournament format subject to change due to registration. Mark your calendar! Register early…space is limited! Deadline is March 31st, 2017!
$15 per person. Contact the Recreation Team at 804.556.5884 for more information. 

April 1st & 2nd(New Date), 4th Annual April Fool Tournament

Play: Round- Robin
Divisions: Men’s Doubles, Women’s Doubles & Mixed
Levels: Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced
Play dates: Saturday – Men’s and Women’s Doubles
Sunday, Mixed Doubles
Fees: Members, $30
Non-members, $38
Fee includes lunch on Saturday and play in two divisions.
Registration will begin the second week of January 2017 and end in late
March. Specific dates and registration forms to come.

For more information, contact Tim A. Ray, recreation specialist.

Click here for flyer. Registration coming soon

March 2017

pickleball-palooza-03-18-17March 18th, 2017, Williamsburg Parks and Rec Pickleball Palooza!

 Quarterpath Recreation Center
 Adults 17+
 Non-sanctioned, self officiated, double elimination
 Men’s, Women’s and Mixed Doubles
 Matches will be governed by USAPA rules
 Winners bracket games will be best of 2 out of 3 (games to 11)
 Losers bracket will be one game to 15, win by 2
 Top 3 teams in each division receive awards.
 Boxed lunch and water will be provided.

Schedule of Events
 Registration Deadline: Friday, March 10 @ 4:30 pm
 Date: Saturday, March 18, 2017
 Match Play Begins at: 8:30 am
 Check in 15 minutes before your match

Tournament Fees
 $30.00 per person
 Schedule posted by Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Click here for info and registration.

March 15, 2017 Chesapeake Super Pickleball Challenge Tournament By Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism

What: Pickleball is a fun sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong. Played both indoors or outdoors on a badminton-sized court and a slightly modified tennis net. Played with a paddle and a plastic ball with holes. This tournament will be played indoors. <<More Details>>

When: Practice: Wednesday, March 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Tournament: Thursday & Friday, March 23-24  <<More Details>>

Where: Deep Creek Community Center, 2901 Margaret Booker Drive, Chesapeake, 23322
River Crest Community Center, 1001 River Walk Parkway, Chesapeake, 23320

Fees: $20 for Chesapeake Residents; $25 for Non-Residents

How to Register: ONLINElinks to external site or Complete Registration Form

Entry Deadline:  Fees Due by 5 p.m., on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.

Who: Age: 18+ for Open Play, 50+ for Senior Play |Men’s and Women’s Singles, Doubles, and Mixed Doubles

Information: Please call 757-382-6411.

February 2017

February 25th-26th Battle of the Paddle Smith Mountain Lake Pickleball Tournament

Tournament schedule: 9:00am-5:00pm

Practice date: Friday, February 24th from 2pm-6pm

$35 per person (Flat Fee includes 2 events, lunch and snacks)


More Info and Registration Click here

February 4th-5th

The 4th Annual Pickleball Tournament at the Center of the Universe Returns!

universe2017_500Saturday: Mixed Doubles and Singles
Sunday: Men’s and Women’s Doubles
Double Elimination
16-49 Age Bracket
50+ Age Bracket
70+ if we get enough players.
Skills divisions 2.5, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0
First 15 players to register for each singles division will be locked in.
Players who are 50+ can choose to play in the 16-49 age division.
Players can only play in one division.
USAPA Ambassadors play free.
Send questions or comments to

Register here:


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