TOURNAMENT RULES

DANISH PADEL OPEN WILDCARD CHASE 2022 IN CO-OPERATION WITH THE DANISH PADEL FEDERATION

price money sponsors Bidi Badu & Cupra

TOURNAMENT OVERVIEW:


1. YOU MUST BE A DANISH CITIZEN OR YOU MUST HAVE RESIDED IN DENMARK FOR A MINIMUM OF 2 YEARS

Do you have a danish citizenship or have you resided in Denmark for a minimum of 2 years, then feel free to sign up for the tournament. We reserve the right to contact any player to receive the required documentation.

2. PLAY AT ANY CENTER NEAR YOU

All indoor/covered centers or clubs in Denmark have been invited to host a WPT Danish Padel Open Wildcard chase tournament. The minimum number of participants is 8 couples for women and 16 couples for men in each tournament. 

3. LOCAL TOURNAMENTS AND ONE NATIONAL FINAL

All local tournaments take place from January 1st to April 15th 2022. The winners of all local tournaments will proceed to the final which will be held in PadelPadel in Odense 22nd and 23rd of April 2022.

4. LIVE STREAMING
The finals will be streamed online from PadelPadel in Odense.

DANISH PADEL OPEN WILD CARD CHASE 2022

PLAYERS:

Danish Padel Open Wild Card Chase 2022 is played in couples of men or women. So in total, two tournaments will be played in every center! Both tournaments have the same prizes (example final prize is a wild card for a couple to WPT Danish Padel Open in both men and womens tournaments).

All players in Denmark are welcome to participate! However, for this tournament you either have to be a danish citizen or you must have resided in Denmark for a minimum of 2 years. We will also introduce seeding in accordance with the danish padel federations ranking system before every tournament.

PRIZES:
Local tournament: Winners receive free tickets for WPT Danish Padel Open 2022

National tournament (finals):

1st place: Wildcards for both men and women & money price DKK 8000 per couple

2nd place: Wildcards for both men and women & money price DKK 4000 per couple

3rd place: Wildcards for both men and women & money price DKK 2000 per couple

4th place: Wildcards for both men and women & money price DKK 1000 per couple

There will be many more prizes to win and competitions to take part in for everyone - all shown on our social media.

Follow @dpo_wildcard_chase on Instagram
Follow @danishpadelopenwildcardchase2022 on Facebook

DANISH PADEL OPEN WILD CARD CHASE 2022 RULES

World Padel Tour's official rules apply
All tournaments will be played as elimination with triple plate which guarantees at least 3 matches for all players if the tournament is fully signed.

Guarantee 3 matches per player
Golden points
Best of 3 sets with match tie break 3rd. set (10)
Seeding done before every tournament based on the Danish Padel Federation "men-main" ranking" but decided by the 
tournament director in DPO. 

Ranking points are awarded to The Danish Padel Federation national ranking
If a couple qualifies for the final they are unable to change partners. If a couple signs up in a local tournament and loses they can sign up again with the same or new partners in a new local tournament.

The best 25% pairs will be seeded. At 24 couples signing up 8 couples will be seedet.

At 8 pairs it is 20 matches, Loser gets 3 matches, winner gets 3 matches
At 16 pairs it is 28 matches, Loser gets at least 3 matches, winner gets 4 matches
At 24 pairs it is 37 matches, Loser gets at least 3 matches, winner gets 4-5 matches
At 32 pairs it is 60 matches, Losers gets at least 3 matches, winner gets 5 matches. For 32 pairs, the tournament MUST be 
completed over 2 days.

Min 8 pairs for women max. 32 Mine. 12 pairs for men, max. 32

 

THE WINNING PAIR QUALIFIES FOR THE FINAL TOGETHER

 

FAQ:


WHERE DO I AS A PLAYER SIGN-UP?
Please sign up via rankedin when your local center has opened up for registrations.

Every padelcenter has the responsibility to check that players who signs up fulfill the demands of danish citizenship or residency for a minimum of 2 years in Denmark.

Any questions regarding the tournament? Contact your local padelcenter!

CAN I PLAY IN SEVERAL CENTERS' LOCAL TOURNAMENTS?

Yes, you can compete in as many center's local tournaments as you wish! However you can only participate in a tournament if you have not already qualified for the final in PadelPadel Odense.

WHAT IS THE SIGN-UP FEE?

Fee for signing up in every tournament is DKK 650 per couple. The Danish Padel Federation is in charge of all payments and registrations. All tournaments are registered in Rankedin.