Thanks to everyone that played, sponsored and volunteered!

TOURNAMENT / CLINIC WAS A SUCCESS!

Baytown Meals on Wheels - Tournament Winners

Competitive Flight Winners

1st – Don Lam / Peter Chan

2nd – Russell Futrell / Nick Rodriguez

3rd – Courtney Kolaja / Colton Kolaja

Recreational Flight Winners

1st – Carlos Alvarado / Fawaz Sidhique

2nd – Lauren Schumacker / Jeff Schumacker

3rd – Julie Futrell / Cally Groves


Platinum Sponsors


Gold Sponsors


Silver Sponsors

TOURNAMENT RULES / SAFETY TIPS

Click the USA Pickleball image to the left to view a .pdf version of the official rules the tournament will follow. 

<— Click Logo to open the USA Pickleball Rules!

–> USA Pickleball Health & Safety Tips

–> Pickleball Safety Tips

TOURNAMENT FAQS

The Baytown Meals on Wheels Pickleball Tournament is a new fundraising activity that our Non-Profit Organization is hosting this year. Baytown Meals on Wheels is a 501c3 Non-Profit whose mission is to enable, promote and facilitate independent living to home-bound senior citizens/disabled (60 years or older) by providing a nutritious hot meal Monday through Friday.

All proceeds from the Baytown Meals on Wheels Pickleball Tournament will go toward our Annual Campaign.

You, the Baytown community, have an opportunity to make an enormous difference to several hundred of your Baytown neighbors in need. Additional funds are needed now to cover the cost of food, delivery expenses, and the overall administration of the program.

Your gift will stay local and benefit Baytown-area recipients in need.

  • Registration is $65 per person / $130 per team.
  • Pickleball Clinic (April 26th 2-3:30pm) Hosted by Gigi Spence $25
  • Individuals are welcome to register and will be matched with other single players registered.

To register, click here.

Yes, there will be a waiver available through the registration site that will need to be signed and submitted in order to play in the tournament.

  • Round Robin –> Bracket
  • AM Flight (8 AM – 12 PM) = Competitive Flight (32 teams max)
  • PM Flight (12 – 4 PM) = Recreational Flight (32 teams max)
  • 4 pools – 8 teams per pool, randomly assigned.
  • Timed games – 25 min – 5 min court turnover+warm-up for next, ~20 min game time
  • Play to 11 OR cap at max time (20 min) – whichever comes first.
  • Everyone gets 7 games min (>2 hrs. of “game time”)
  • Expected total time: 2.5-3 hrs.
  • All Players receive a ‘player’ gift bag at check in
  • The top 3 teams advance to single elimination brackets.
  • Prizes will be awarded for both Competitive and Recreational Flights.
    • 1st
    • 2nd
    • 3rd

    The Baytown Meals on Wheels Pickleball Tournament will have 2 flights, one for recreational players and one for  competitive players.

    The competitive grouping will bracket players with a 3.5+ rating and above.

    Click Link –>  Pickleball Ratings Defined.

    Note: We will be hosting a Pickleball Clinic on April 26th from 2-3:30pm for any players who wish to learn more about the game and get some valuable tips from renowned and local favorite – Gigi Spence who is a certified pickleball instructor.

    This is a Doubles tournament only. Players can sign up with a partner or as an individual and designate “I Need a partner”. Once signed up, you will be able to contact other players who have signed up and need partners as well. Once registration closes, players who still need partners will be randomly paired up by Tournament Director.

    If you find a partner outside of the tournament entrant list after signing up, they will be able to designate you as their partner when they sign up.

    Yes, to request a refund, an email requesting a refund must be sent to btwmow@baytownmow.com on or before April 13th, which is when registration closes.

    No, because it’s a round robin / bracket tournament, we’ll need all registrations to be made on or before April 13th so we can set up the pairings / flights.

    Clinic: April 26th – Friday

    • 2:00 – 3:30 Pickleball Clinic Hosted by Gigi Spence

    Tournament: April 27th – Saturday

    • AM Flight (8 AM – 12 PM) = Competitive Flight (32 teams max)
    • PM Flight (12 – 4 PM) = Recreational Flight (32 teams max)

    Both the Clinic and Tournament will be held at the Lee College Tennis Center at W Texas Ave, Baytown, TX 77520.

    Click here for Goggle Map Link.

    Ages 16 and up will be allowed to register and play. All players will be required to sign the tournament waiver.

    Yes, we will have several food trucks onsite the day of the tournament for all players and guests to purchase. Each of the food truck vendors has agreed to provide a percentage of the proceeds to Baytown Meals on Wheels.

    Note: Water will be provided to all players during their tournament play.

    Notice: All proceeds from the Baytown Pickleball Tournament go directly to Baytown Meals on Wheels!  In case of force majeure including inclement weather that requires cancelling the tournament, Baytown Meals on Wheels appreciates your donation.

    Yes, if you’re interested in volunteering for any of the areas, we’ll need help with please fill out the volunteer contact form located on the event page – here!