PADDLE TENNIS ENTHUSIASTS:
The Greater Cleveland Platform Tennis Association (GCPTA) is pleased
to have been selected to organize the 2004 American Platform Tennis
Association’s National Championships to be held in Cleveland,
Ohio in March, 2004! This will mark the first time the competition
will return to the mid-west since Cleveland last hosted the event
in 1993. The GCPTA sought to hold this tournament here, not only
because we wanted Clevelanders to see the world’s best players
exhibiting their skills, but also because we hope that we can show
our visitors the vitality of Cleveland, its people, and its first
We hope you’ll
agree to get involved in the community in which you live and/or
do business by supporting our effort. The information herein will
describe the event in more detail and outline available sponsorships.
Of course, with an event of this magnitude, we’re also looking
for volunteers to help run the event. Please contact Maureen Hole
at (216) 283-5197 or Brian McCreary at (440) 343- 3063 if you are
interested in volunteering.
A total of
four tournaments will be played, including a Men’s and Women’s
National Championship and Men’s and Women’s Presidents
Cup. The matches will involve more than 300 contestants from throughout
the United States and Canada.
We hope you
share our enthusiasm and choose to be a part of these championships
as a sponsor, volunteer, player, host or spectator.
The GCPTA Tournament Committee