2019-Conditions of Entry

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    1. The 2019 Australian Masters Squash Association Incorporated (AMSA) Individual Championships are open to all competitors 35 years and over, who are current financial members of a registered Masters Squash Association in a state/territory/country.
    2. Competitors must have attained a minimum age of 35 years by Monday 02/09/2019 for the Individual Championships and by Monday 09/09/2019 September for the Interstate Teams Series.
    3. The Interstate Teams Series event is open to all Australian and overseas players provided they are aged 35 years and over and are a current financial member of an Australian State/Territory Masters Squash Association.
    4. Entries for the Individual Championships must be made on the official entry form and must be accompanied by the $70 entry fee to arrive at Queensland tournament control no later than 04/08/2019.
    5. Interstate Teams Series entry forms must be completed by State Associations and forwarded to the ITSC by 11/08/2019.
    6. All matches will be best of 5 games played using par 11 for the open age groups 35/40/45/50/55/60/ and 65 and par 15 for open age groups 70/75/80/85/and 90+ and for all graded events under the International Rules of the World Squash Federation
    7. Dunlop Revolution Pro Balls XX [double yellow dot] will be used for all Divisions except where in the lower age Divisions or where players agree to use a single dot ball. In the event of any disagreement on the use of balls, the Tournament Director will be the final arbiter.
    8. All players will be required to report to the Tournament Control Desk at least 30 minutes before their match times.
    9. All players will be expected to be warmed up and ready for hit-up as soon as the previous match is completed.
    10. All players will be required to mark and referee the match as directed by the Tournament Control or Tournament Referee.
    11. All entries received will be acknowledged by email or phone call. The final Draw will be posted on the Tournament website no later 19/08/2019. (amsc.australianmasterssquash.com.au/2019-home). Any notice of withdrawal and request for a refund must be made in writing received by the Tournament Director by 11/08/2019. No refunds will be made after this date
    12. The Tournament Referee will be supported by Duty Referees from each State. Any disputes during the Individual Championships must be referred to the Tournament Referee or Duty Referee for the day.
    13. The Individual Championships will be conducted on a Triple Plate or Round Robin basis depending upon the number of entries per event. Every effort will be made to ensure that each entrant gets at least three matches.
    14. Forfeits will count as matches.
    15. The Tournament Committee reserves the right to accept, decline or re-grade any entries or combine any events where insufficient entries are received.
    16. All entries received must be accompanied with full payment and a completed on-line Entry Form.
    17. No claims whatsoever will be recognised should any player receive an injury during the period of the Championships.
    18. A “NO SMOKING” policy will be strictly enforced within the Squash Centres.

    PRIVACY STATEMENT:
    Queensland Masters Squash Association abides by the relevant National Privacy Principles of the Privacy Act 2001. We are committed to protecting your privacy. Much of the information on this form is sensitive information. Sensitive information will not be used for direct marketing purposes. The information on this form is used for providing us with the background as to your past and present medical details. The types of organizations to whom we usually disclose this information will be health care providers including our sport trainers and sports first aiders but may also be viewed by coaches, directors and officials. We may also have to disclose it to our professional advisers and insurer. If you do not provide us with the personal information that we request, then you may not be able participate in our tournament. You can get more information about the way we manage your personal information by writing to the Secretary of the Queensland Masters Squash Association.

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