Table Tennis

Monday, June 20 and Tuesday, June 21

Spin & Smash Table Tennis Center
2192 N Wilson Rd
Columbus, OH 43228
https://spinandsmash.com

 

Spin and Smash is located in the Westbrook Corporate Center on Wilson Road. Spin and Smash is directly below the large sign on the building. Please be considerate of the other businesses in the corporate park when parking.

Singles– Monday, June 20
Doubles and Mixed Doubles – Tuesday, June 21

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Athlete Packet
Women's SIngles Groups
Men's Singles Groups
Doubles and Mixed Doubles Groups
Competition Schedule

SCHEDULE with ages and start times- Please note: Start times are approximate, please plan to be on-site in advance of your stated competition time.

Event

Day

Time

Mens singles 80-89

Monday, June 20

10:00

Mens singles 75-79

Monday, June 20

10:00

Mens singles 70-74

Monday, June 20

10:00

Mens singles 50-59

Monday, June 20

11:00

Mens singles 65-69

Monday, June 20

1:30

Mens singles 60-64

Monday, June 20

1:30

Womens Singles 55-64

Monday, June 20

4:30

Womens singles 65-79

Monday, June 20

4:30

Womens singles 80-89

Monday, June 20

4:30

Mens doubles 70-79

Tuesday- June 21

10:00

Mens doubles 65-69

Tuesday- June 21

10:00

Mens doubles 50-64

Tuesday- June 21

10:00

Womens doubles 55-84

Tuesday, June 21

1:30

Mixed doubles 55-64

Tuesday- June 21

1:30

Mixed doubles 65-74

Tuesday- June 21

1:30

Mixed doubles 75-89

Tuesday- June 21

4:30

Tournament Details

  • Athletes must show identification when checking in.
  • Check-in begins and tables open for practice at 9:30 a.m. both days. 
  • Tournament play will begin at 10:00 a.m. both days. See the competition specific information above for start time for each event/ age group. YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE ON-SITE until one hour before your start time above.
  • The tournament is set up as a US Table Tennis sanctioned tournament.
  • You are grouped for competition. Your group may include age groups other than your own. Medals and qualifying will be based on your age group under Senior Olympic rules (50-54, 55-59, etc.). See groups attached in the attached documents.
  • In some cases in doubles, athletes were paired with other unpaired competitors. Please read the attached lists of athletes to determine if you have been paired. When the list states you have no partner identified, you will not have matches in that event.
  • Tournament format will be the best of five games in a match, play to 11, win by 2. When there are sufficient competitors, there may first be a round robin competition to determine placement in a bracket.  
  • Athletes may compete with only one partner per event. Under NSGA rules, doubles and mixed doubles are classified as events. Therefore, athletes may not compete in more than one age division for doubles or mixed doubles.
  • The age division of competition for doubles will be determined by the younger age of the two partners as of December 31, 2022.
  • Withdrawals and no shows will negatively impact brackets and heats.  
  • Athletes must supply their own paddles; balls will be provided.
  • Your t-shirt will be provided when you check in.

Medal Ceremony

  • The medal ceremony will take place after the completion of the tournament.
  • Athletes must be present to receive medals. They will not be mailed.

Qualifying for National Senior Games

  • All first, second, third, and fourth place winners at a 2022 NSGA qualifying games will qualify for the 2023 National Senior Games. 
  • Athletes must qualify in each table tennis event (singles, doubles, mixed doubles) in which they wish to compete at the 2023 National Senior Games, except when Rule E applies.
  • Results are reported to NSGA. NSGA reviews the results and will notify athletes when they are able to register for the 2023 National Senior Games in Pittsburgh.

OSO Athlete Information

  • All details and events are subject to change based on registration numbers, weather conditions, venue availability, and other reasons. 
  • Withdrawals and no shows will negatively impact brackets and heats.  
  • Absolutely no day-of registration is permissible.  
  • ALL athletes competing in the Ohio Senior Olympics (OSO) are expected to read and comply with the:

Athlete Code of Conduct

State Competition Protest Policy 

General Rules for the State Games  

  • All rules, policies, and the code of conduct can be found on the OSO website: Ohio Senior Olympics Rules and Policies
  • Athletes should know and understand the rules specific to their sport. The OSO uses the rules book created by the National Senior Games Association for those sports that are offered at the National Senior Games. Rules for those events not offered at the National Senior Games are those of the official organizing body. 
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