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Southern Slam Pickleball Tournament



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Gore Multisports Complex
Family friendly event
$25 - $35

Welcome to the 2nd Annual Southern Slam 2024 - winter edition. Held in Gore, in beautiful Southland.

Fri 12 July:
- singles competition (Open male, female, super 60+) starts at 4pm
- medals awarded at close of play
Sat 13 July:
- doubles competition (Open A & B Grade male & female / super 60+ ) starts at 9am
- medals awarded at close of play
Sun 14 July:
- mixed doubles competition (Open A & B Grade, super 60+) starts at 9am
- medals awarded at close of play
All games round robin to 15 win by 2. Medal matches best 2 out of 3 to 11, win by 2.
1st, 2nd and 3rd Place participants are eligible for prize money. Each division is allocated different amounts which is decided by the number of entrants in to the tournament. Skill levels over 3.5 age 5-59 is considered the higher skill bracket and will be compensated with higher prize money.

Follow website link for more information and registration.

Spectators can come down to watch free of charge.

- Early Bird Registration = $30 per person 8 April - 12 May 2024
- Registration fee = $35 per person (pp) After 12 May 2024
- Event fee = $25 per event pp
- There is an additional Pickleball Brackets fee of $8.50 per event.
- MLT Event Centre at the Gore Multisports Complex. Three courts are on a wood sprung floor and the others on a Synpave surface.
- There are toilets, showers and changing rooms available on site, water filling stations on site
- Pool and ice rink
- There is plenty of free parking available at the venue and there will be a grandstand for spectators
- We highly suggest booking accommodation as soon as possible as there are limited options close by.
- There will be food options onsite as well as local food outlets.
- It is winter in the deep south so warm clothing is recommended.
- All games will be self-scored, apart from gold medal matches.
- We will be using the Official USA Pickleball Rulebook, available


Wayland St W
Gore 9710
New Zealand
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Contact Information

Dan Winkel

[email protected] 03 203 9128 Website


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