HSV Pickleball Challenge May 6,7, 8 2022 FAQ’s
Where: Hot Springs Village, Arkansas. 40 miles north of Hot Springs. Private and gated community with 14 newly resurfaced Pickleball Courts. The courts are located at 209 DeSoto Blvd, Hot Springs Village.
Tournament shirt for all entries.
Medals for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. Raffle to benefit St Jude!
Door prizes - All players get a ticket along with other goodies in their 'player bag'.
Update: 17 April 2022: There are now just FIVE (5) DAYS till the ENTRY DEADLINE.
In an effort to max out each player's FUN and experience, we have decided to make ALL brackets Round Robin. You will be assured of getting a minimum of three matches.!!! All will be the best 2 out of 3 games. Some brackets may have to be combined, but we will make each combination as equitable as possible.
You will be treated with respect and get our best effort to make this the best tournament experience of your life. Every player receives a tournament shirt, hospitality (snacks, fruit, and drink) all three days, and a player (goodie) bag with a ticket for the drawing of several door prizes.
You will have a chance to donate to St. Jude and receive chances to win a paddle, bag, or whatever. You can find discounts on housing in our tournament listing at pickleballtournaments.com, and here on our website under tournament FAQ’s along with LOTS of additional good information about the tournament.
If you don't know your skill level, talk to a seasoned tournament player, or Ambassador. If this is your first tournament, you must 'self assess' your skill.
Gate Entrance: Hot Springs Village is a gated community with visitor access available at two guard gates. Please be prepared to show a government issued ID at the guard gate so they can check your name and provide a 3-day pass card. The card needs to be placed on the car dashboard and visible during your stay.
The West Gate address on HWY7 is: 111 DeSoto Blvd, Hot Springs Village, AR 71909, United States - Note: the West gate entrance is the only guard gate manned 24x7.
The East Gate address on HWY 5: 1570 DeSoto Blvd, Hot Springs Village, AR 71909, United States For more information about Hot Springs Village: https://www.explorethevillage.com
Village Villas can be contacted to help with lodging. They offer a 10% discount for those participating in the tournament.
Village Villas: https://www.villagevillas.com 800-738-7368
RE/MAX Nightly Rentals is offering 10% off their vacation rental homes. Mention the PB Tournament. https://www.villagenightlyrentals.com/ or 501 922-3777
Los Logos Time-Share is offering: King bedroom - $142.90, Queen bedroom - $131.90 (price include taxes) . Both have a queen bed in the LR. Can sleep 4 comfortably. https://www.loslagosathotspringsvillage.com/ or 501 915-9062.
Do you have an RV? We have a place for you! Village RV Park - Mention you're in the pickleball tournament and receive the member rate of $25. per night. Call: 501 922-5050.
For a Tour of HSV and a special price, contact - http://www.explorethevillage.com
Facilities and Refreshments: HSV Pickleball Clubhouse will be available for use during the tournament. We have 2 Women’s and 2 Men’s toilet facilities. We will have water, ice, fruit, and snacks available to the players throughout the day. Food vendors will be available for lunch.
April 2: The 3.0 Vulcan IQ Invitational
The 2022 VIQIs are a series of teaching tournaments. All 3.0's are invited to Vulcan Pickleball Park on April 2. Register with your partner at: https://www.kefipickleball.com/play/p/viqi-apr2
July 7-10: Spa City Classic
We're back! Last year we had over 400 players from 17 states at the Bank OZK Arena.
This year we're planning on even more... https://pickleballbrackets.com/ptD.aspx?eid=2fd7f33c-6104-4e61-a148-93ea77445cc0
April 2019 Tournament
PICKLEBALL CLUB MEDAL WINNERS
Jody Klem, Mike Passaglia, Warren Walters, Kate Tully, Ruth Brown, Kathy Kovacevic, Julie Edmonds, Jim Ralston, Debbie Ritchey, and Holly Vaculik.
David Tappe, Dave Walsh, Chris Brown, Ken Unger, Tom Rayner, DeWayne Guess, Bub Lachel, Howard Buell, Rick Varley, and Jim McPherson.
Christie Borne, Mark Focken, Geoff Hodsdon, Kathy Kovacevic, Winne Montgomery, Nancy Ross, Randy Share, and Ed Smith.