RI touchtennis Challenge

Our first SportProposal event will be a touchtennis tournament held in Jamestown, Rhode Island on Saturday September 5th.. The sport of touchtennis is an exciting form of tennis that takes place on a pickeball sized court with tennis rackets and firm foam ball. The equipment and rules make it competitive and fun for all skill levels.  The tournament should be great way to start an enjoyable Labor day weekend.

  • Men Open Singles
  • Women Open Singles
  • All Gender Doubles
  • Each event will be consist of a group stage with the top teams from each group entering a single elimination bracket style tournament.  
  • Everyone is guaranteed at least 3 matches.
  • Each match is a best 2 out of 3 sets
  • Each set is to 4 games decided by a tie break to 5 points if the players reach 4 games all. A set must be won by 2 clear games (4-2, 5-3 etc…)
  • Group winner is decided by matches won
  • Group ties are decided by total amount of games won 
  • Semifinals and Finals is knock out style
  • Singles Registration – $20
  • Doubles Registration – $30
  • Online payment is accepted after registration
  • 70% of registration fee goes to prize pool
  • Winner gets 80% of prize pool
  • Second place gets 20% of prize pool
  • Game scoring is same as Tennis
  • Set are played first to 4 games, tie breaker at 3-3
  • No second serves
  • No lets
  • If you yell a profanity, you lose that point and the next point
  • If you throw a racket, you lose the current game and the next one
  • Rackets must be 21 inches or less (kids rackets size)
    • We will have a racket for everyone to use
  • If you yell a profanity, you lose that point and the next point
  • If you throw a racket, you lose the current game and the next one

We understand there is risk associated with hosting this tournament in such uncertain times so we will take every precautionary measure and follow the rules set forth by the city and state.

Please reach out to owen@sportproposal.com with any questions or concerns.

  • The venue is still TBD
  • We will keep you updated as Gameday gets closer
  • Questions? Reach out to owen@sportproposal.com

Want to learn more about touchtennis? Check out the videos below.

Single RI TOUCHTENNIS Challenge 5.21