5th International Swiss Masters Grand Prix 26 – 28 June 2020

Masters2020

5th International Swiss Masters Grand Prix 26 – 28 June 2020

Squash Arena Uster
Switzerland

TIMETABLE

DEADLINES                                                                                                    DATES

Online entry opens on ESF Tournament Software

13 March

Closing date for entries

05 June

Payment of entry fee, package & transport

12 June

Provide travel details to host

19 June

Publication of seeding and draw information by ESF

19 June

Publication of draw information’s by ESF

25 June

Arrival date

25 June

Start date & time

26 June – 11am

Welcome Drink & Opening

26 June – 8pm

Finals date

28 June

Prizes & Award Ceremony

28 June – 4pm

Departure date

28 June

Closing date for entries: Friday, 5 June 2020

Venue(s)

Squash Arena Uster
Hallenbadweg 2
8610 Uster/SWITZERLAND

Tel. +41 44 515 95 77

Web & Venue: www.squash-arena.ch,

6 ASB Courts + 1 ASB full glass Centercourt

In case of a large number of entries, we will use an additional venue nearby (400 meters, 3 Courts).

Championship Adjudicating Panel

Championship Director          Rino Mathis, +41 (0) 794015811, Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein!
Championship Referee          Florian Pössl, Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein!

Categories

Men: 35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+
Women: 35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+

The TD reserves the right to amalgamate age groups if there are insufficient entries to make a workable draw: Players are only allowed to enter one category.

Eligibility

This event is open to all players who are over 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75 (Delete if not applicable) on the first day of the event. As specified by the ESF, to compete in all ESF Registered events players must hold an active European Squash ID (ESID), which is approved and validated by his MNF and ESF. Objections to the entry of a player from an MNF must be made without delay after the entry of the player has been published. Players without a European Squash ID (ESID) can register through the ESF website: https://esf.tournamentsoftware.com/member/createorganizationaccount.aspx?id=8B5D0106-404D-41C3-B2FB-E6FE1BCEAB52

Seeding

The seeding will be carried out by the Masters Committee (MC) Seeding Panel using the latest available results and ESF Masters Rankings valid at the closing date and in accordance with the ESF Masters Circuit Guidelines.

Matches

All matches played will consist of the best of five games, under the rules of the WSF. All players are guaranteed a minimum of three matches. The Tournament Organisers reserve the right to organize plate matches consisting of the best of five games. PAR 11 scoring (to 2 clear points) will be used.

Draws

Maximum draw size: 64 (3-day event).

Refereeing

Both players will be expected to mark and referee matches, usually the next match on the court, where they played. All the courts will have “scoreboards”.

Ball

DUNLOP PRO XX.

Prizes / Award Ceremony

There will be trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place in each age group.
The Award Ceremony is not until after 4pm on Sunday, 28 June 2020.

Insurance

Players enter and play in the tournament at their own risk. Neither the organisers nor the ESF will accept responsibility for any claims including for injury or accident. Suitable insurance must be organised by the player or the participating federation.

OFFICIAL Hostel for the Package (300m to the Venue):
4 / 6 / 8 Bedroom (no single or double room)

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Additional Hotel near to the Squash Center (please book on your own)

Hotel Illuster (2.6km to the Venue)
Zürichstrasse 14
8610 Uster
Tel: +41 44 944 85 85

http://www.hotelilluster.ch/

Hotel Special Price with the booking Code: Squash

Entries

All entries must be made online:
https://esf.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/tournament?id=81FC23A4-E31C-406A-ACCC-07DE813133FE

The European Master Circuit is open to all Masters of any nationality provided the player is not banned by MNF.
“Late entries are only acceptable before the seeding is published at the discretion of the Tournament Director and Master Committee in the interest of the tournament.

Payment

The entry fee and package fee, as detailed below, along with the ranking levy of €5 per player must be paid to the host by the 5 June 2020 the latest.  

Local currency

The local currency is Swiss Francs (CHF) – 1 Euro ~ CHF 1.15

Packages

A                                                                                                        € 60 (CHF 70)  per person

Entry fee + towel + Ranking fee ESF levy + Welcome Drink

B                                                                                                    € 145 (CHF 170)  per person

Entry fee + towel + Ranking fee ESF levy + Welcome Drink + 5 meals in the Squash Arena

C                                                                                                   € 150 (CHF 175) per person

Entry fee + towel + Ranking fee ESF levy + Welcome Drink + 2 nights hostel (300m to the Venue), accommodation in 4-/6-/8 person per room, one transportation between arrival/departure point.

C1                                                                                                 € 235 (CHF 275) per person

Package C + 5 meals in the club

D                                                                                                   € 190 (CHF 220) per person

Entry fee + towel + Ranking fee ESF levy + Welcome Drink +

3 nights hostel (300m to the Venue), accommodation in 4-/6-/8 person per room, one transportation between arrival/departure point.

D1                                                                                                 € 275 (CHF 320) per person

Package D + 5 meals in the club

Airport transportation (one way)                                                                   € 10  per person

Payment details in Euro €:

Squash Club Uster, Hallenbadweg 2, 8610 Uster

Bank BSU, Bankstrasse 21, 8610 Uster, Switzerland

PC-Konto 30-38102-7; IBAN CH32 0688 8268 6559 1267 0; BIC RBABCH22888

Please mark your payment clearly with the name of the event (SMGP2020), the name of the player and the package:

i.e. “SMGP2020 / name of player / package xyz”

Draws

The seeding lists and the times of the first matches for specific age groups will be published 7 days prior to the start date. Finalised draws for the event will only be posted at the venue and on the internet at the start of the event. Up-to-date information about this and all other ESF Masters tournaments will be published regularly in the Facebook group “European Squash Masters”. Please join up today.

ESF regulations & penalties

This event complies with the ESF Masters Circuit Guidelines, a copy of which is available on the ESF website. The tournament will be run under the terms and conditions as set out in ESF Regulations: Code of Conduct - appendix D. The tournament will be run under the terms and conditions as set out in EUROPEAN SQUASH FEDERATION PRIVACY POLICY as published on the ESF website www.europeansquash.com

A late withdrawal is a withdrawal made 2 days or less before the start date of a tournament. Ranking penalties may be applied to the records of players who fail to turn up or who make a late withdrawal not supported by a medical certificate.

Following a withdrawal, fees and packages should be reimbursed as follows:

  • Withdrawal before the relevant closing date of a tournament: fees reimbursed in full (less bank charges).
  • Withdrawal after the relevant closing date and 7 or more days before the start date of a tournament: 50% of fees reimbursed (less bank charges).
  • Withdrawal 6 days or less before the start date of a tournament: reimbursement at the discretion of the tournament organiser.

If a player has entered a tournament and fails to turn up or fails to play out all scheduled matches for any reason other than illness or injury, then the Code of Conduct may be used to determine disciplinary consequences.

Entry Form