Raise the Nets Pickleball Fundraiser

It’s high time central Vermont pickleball players have some proper nets, so Green Mountain Community Fitness (GMCF) and Barre Town Rec. Department have partnered up to invest in some high-quality nets for use at both of our facilities. This is an informal tournament for various levels of player and all proceeds will go towards the new hardware.

Dates: Evenings of August 23rd, 24th and 25th
Entry Fee: $50/team
Tournament Format:
  • Teams of two (any gender)
  • Monday 5:30 to 9:00 pm – Intermediate Level (2.5 to 3.25)
  • Tuesday 5:30 to 9:00 pm – Advanced Intermediate Level (3.25 to 3.75)
  • Wednesday 5:30 to 9:00 pm – Advanced Level (3.75 and up)
  • Begins with Round Robin play on 4 courts – 3 teams per court
  • There will be 2 courts for warm-ups
  • Games are played to 11, win by 2
  • All Games are capped at 18 minutes w 2 minute transition time
  • After first Round Robin teams are re-seeded into second Round Robin
  • After second Round Robin top 8 are seeded into Single Elimination Bracket
    • All 3 teams of Group 1 and group 2 will advance
    • 1st team in Group 3 and 1st team in Group 4 will advance
  • Final Match is to 15
Each team is guaranteed 4 games and will never sit out more than one game during the round robin play. 8 teams will advance and have 5 games, 4 teams will advance further to have 6 games and 2 teams will go to the final for 7 games total.
Our fundraising goal is $3200 with GMCF providing matching resources to have 4 nets ready to go by October 1st. All 4 nets will reside at GMCF during the indoor season and then 2 nets will move to the Barre Town courts during the outdoor season. Help us reach our goal by registering your team now!
Register for Monday Intermediate: Click Here
Register for Tuesday Advanced Intermediate: Click Here
Register for Wednesday Advanced: Click Here

For more information please email [email protected]