2017 Michael Chang Tennis Classic
Date: July 21-23, 2017
Locations still being determined. In anticipation of a large draw, some Friday matches will be played at other locations (see map links below).
Los Caballeros (Los Cab)
Mesa Verde Country Club (MVCC)
Newport Beach Tennis Club (NBTC)
Palisades Tennis Club (PAL)
Racquet Club of Irvine (RCI)
Online Registration Begins May 1st. Click HERE to register.
TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR – Brad Albert
Due to the popularity of the Michael Chang Tennis Classic and it being a one weekend tournament, players may not register for two doubles events unless the two doubles events are in the Open Division.
2016 ENTRY FEES:
$54.25 per player for Men’s or Women’s NTRP Singles
$54.25 per player for Men’s, Women’s or Mixed NTRP Doubles*
$54.25 per player for Men’s, Women’s or Mixed Open Doubles*
$75.75 per player for Men’s, Women’s Open Singles
Entry fees listed above include USTA processing fees.
*for doubles, fees are per player, not per team
PLAYER REGISTRATION INCLUDING OPEN DIVISION
Due to the large number of entrants in the Michael Chang Tennis Classic, NTRP Players may NOT register for two (2) doubles events. If they wish to play in two (2) events, they may enter:
One (1) singles and one (1) doubles in the same division.
This year, Open Players may participate in two events, either:
1) One (1) singles and one (1) doubles
2) Two (2) doubles events
If you are an Open Player wishing to play in two (2) doubles events, the USTA registration site will lock you out when registering for the second doubles entry. Please contact the Tournament Chair Rebecca Brown directly for help with your 2nd doubles registration, 949-257-8101.
2016 OPEN PRIZE MONEY:
- Men’s Open Singles $1,000/$500 (or 50% of entry fees, whichever is greater)
- Men’s Open Doubles $500/$250 (or 50% of entry fees, whichever is greater)
- All other Open Divisions’ prize money is 50% of that division’s entry fees
Match play begins Friday at noon. The Michael Chang Tennis Classic is not able to accommodate scheduling request(s). Additionally, any player who enters two concurrent tournaments need written approval from both tournament directors or point penalties will be assessed. For more information you may email email@example.com.
PLAYER BAG & SHIRTS
All Participants will receive a player bag at check-in. MCTC player shirts will be given to each registered participant. Men will be receiving a crew neck athletic shirt and women will be receiving a comfortable fit tank top. Exchanges can ONLY be made on the last day of the tournament. Limited stock available.
PLAYER SELECTION TYPE
No Selection Process. All registered players will be selected.
Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Sunday, July 10, 2016 11:59:00 PM Pacific Time. Only USTA members can register online if available.
FOR DIRECTIONS & PARKING INFORMATION FOR NBTC – CLICK HERE. Valet parking will be available on Saturday only.
2017 Michael Chang Tennis Classic – Kickoff Clinic with Michael Chang
ALL PROCEEDS will benefit our 2017 Beneficiaries.
The Michael Chang Tennis Classic Clinic is truly a unique and special tennis event. Hosted by Michael himself, this clinic boasts a star studded coaching staff made up of former top ranked ATP and WTA Tour players. In our festive and high energy atmosphere, you’ll have an incredibly fun time improving your tennis skills while trying to win some fantastic prizes! All age groups and skill levels are welcome so whether you are a young beginner or a seasoned veteran, there will be something for everyone. Our clinic fills up fast so sign up early to reserve your spot in this very special event for charity!
REGISTRATION: Online Registration will begin May 1st. Click HERE to register
CLINIC DATE: Saturday, July 29, 2017
LOCATION: Newport Beach Tennis Club (Note: NOT the same location as “The Tennis Club at Newport Beach”)
TIME: Check In time 1:00 p.m. Clinic runs from 2:15 to 4:00 p.m.
AGES: All ages (5 – 95)
(Note: All children under the age of 13 should be accompanied by a supervising adult.)
2017 World Class Doubles Exhibition featuring Michael Chang & Kei Nishikori
Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM (PDT)
HIGH SCHOOL TOURNAMENT
2017 Michael Chang Tennis Classic – High School Division
DATE: July 21-23, 2017
ALL PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT HOMEAID OC & CHANG FAMILY FOUNDATION
REGISTRATION: Online Registration begins May 1st. Click HERE to register.
MAIN TOURNAMENT LOCATION
Irvine Valley College with finals at Newport Beach Tennis Club. All players check in between 8:00am and 8:30am for morning program with Michael Chang. Players first match start time will vary between 9:00 and Noon. Be prepared to stay at courts all day on first day of play for the guarantee two round format.
Ryan Endraske, firstname.lastname@example.org
Clark Hyman, email@example.com, 949-285-4838
2015 ENTRY FEE (2016 Fees have not been set)
$29.00 for Boys’ or Girls’ 18 singles (plus $3 processing fee)
$17.00 per player for Boys’ or Girls’ doubles (plus $3 processing fee)
HIGH SCHOOL WAIVER AND RELEASE FORM
Please complete the below MCTC Release, sign it, have your parent or guardian sign it, and take the signed form with you to the MCTC tournament site you will be playing at. This form, signed by your parent or guardian and you, must be presented at onsite registration in order to participate in the event. Please use black ink and print clearly.
This tournament is not sanctioned and will not count for ranking by the governing organization.
To register online using the USTA registration site, you will need a USTA member ID number. If you are not a USTA member, you can create a free Tennislink ID. When applying for a Tennislink ID, please input the player’s personal information (not the parent’s). You will be assigned both a Team Tennis ID number and a Tournament ID number. Please input the Tournament ID number into the USTA tournament registration page.
PLAYER BAG & SHIRT
All High School Participants will receive a player bag at check-in. Boys will also receive an athletic t-shirt and girls will receive a player tank top. Exchanges can only be made at NBTC on the last day of the tournament.
PLAYER SELECTION TYPE
Players are selected manually by the tournament director after the close of registration.
Draws will be posted on July 22nd at tournament location.
**Eligibility: All players must be enrolled in high school as of July 2015 & be outside the top 75 ranking in SoCal