2021 Palmetto Indoor Doubles Invitational Pickleball Tournament

Thursday, September 9th - Sunday, September 12th, 2021

Odell Weeks Recreation Center

1700 Whiskey Road, Aiken, South Carolina

For tournament information, click here.

Schedule for tournament play as follows


There will be Men’s, Women’s and Mixed Doubles in the following skill level / age brackets:

3.0 (19+, 50+, 60+, 70+)

3.5 (19+, 50+, 60+, 70+)

4.0 (19+, 50+, 60+, 70+)

4.5 (19+, 50+, 60+, 70+)

5.0 (19+, 50+)

This is a double elimination tournament.  In the event that insufficient teams are registered in a category, those matches may default to a round robin competition format.

The tournament fee is $45 and also includes a tournament shirt, draw string bag, and an Onix ball.

The tournament ball is the orange Onix Fuse ball and therefore, solid orange apparel is not permitted.

Lunch will not be provided.  However, there are 20+ restaurants within a mile of the tournament.

COVID-19:  CDC and the City of Aiken COVID-19 policies in effect at the time of the tournament will be followed and enforced.  As the tournament draws near, updates on these policies will be posted at PickleballTournaments.com

Event Dates

* Practice — Thursday afternoon, September 9

* Women’s Doubles 3.0 (60+,70+), 3.5 (60+,70+) — Friday, September 10

* Men’s Doubles 3.0 (60+,70+), 3.5 (60+,70+) — Friday, September 10

* Mixed Doubles all brackets – Saturday, September 11

* Women’s Doubles 3.0 (19+,50+), 3.5 (19+,50+), and all brackets 4.0, 4.5, 5.0 — Sunday, September 12

* Men’s Doubles 3.0 (19+,50+), 3.5 (19+,50+), and all brackets 4.0, 4.5, 5.0 — Sunday, September 12


Registration: Nelson Spitnale or Ben Lacy,  Registration@AikenPickleball.com

Instructions for registering:

1. Go to https://www.pickleballtournaments.com/pbt_main.pl

2. In upper right corner click on “Login”, then Player Login.

3. If you do not have an account click on “Create Account”, fill in the blanks and click on “Search”, if you do have an account, enter Login and password and click on “Signin”.

4. On Player Account page, click on 'Register for a Tournament or Update Tournament Registration”.

5. In Search for a Tournament “Keyword”, enter “Palmetto”, click on “Search”.

6. You may click on “View Details” or click on green “Register”.

7. Scroll down, and read the sentence preceding the green “Register for Tournament” button, check the check box on the left, then click on “Register for Tournament”.

8. The next page will list the event(s) you are eligible to play based on your gender, age and skill level. Click on the green “Register” button for an event you want to play. Scroll down.

9. If you know your partner, enter his/her information and then click on “Enter” or scroll down and click on “Continue without a partner”. If you identify a partner, they must still register, sign waiver and pay for themselves.

10. You may now “Register” for additional events and complete partner information for each event..

11. Your shirt size will automatically populate from your profile, but to make sure it is correct or to change it, click on “Edit”.

12. Keep scrolling down for volunteer opportunities and the Liability Waiver and Comments, then to sign the Liability Waiver enter your “Last Name” and then enter any comments you may have.

13. Click on green “Save waiver and Registration” button.

14. Click on green “Pay Online” button.

15. Click on green “Paypal” button. Login to Paypal if you have an account, if you don't have an account there will be a link allowwing you to pay by credit card. 

16. Signout.