Doubles 6.0 Tennis Ladder - leap frog system is a tennis league in Ellicott City, Maryland.
Rules & Guidelines for Howard County Doubles Tennis Ladder – leapfrog system:
About: This is a doubles ladder for... tennis enthusiasts in the Howard County Md. vicinity.
Players should be around the 2.5 - 3.5 rating level; however, this is just a guide.
Players do not need a rating in order to participate. You do not need to be a member of USTA to play on this ladder.
Ages can vary between 16-99 years of age. Teams can consist of all male, all female, or mixed.
Players may have up to 2 different partners if they so choose. This in effect would create 2 separate teams.
The only requirement, in order to record scores, is that all 4 players are registered on the ladder.
Players need to be registered in order to submit scores and communicate with other players via the website.
To register, go to the following website:
Fee: This is a free ladder.
Match Format: Format can be quite flexible.
Players can choose to play the best of 3 full three sets 6-2, 6-4, 6-1, 3 sets with 3rd set tiebreaker, or a pro set of 8 or 10 games.
It can be ad or no-add scoring. All players should agree on the format and any tiebreak procedures, if needed, before they play.
Points and Ranking: Ranking on this ladder is based on a leap frog type system.
If a lower ranked team beats a higher ranked team, then that team takes the place of the higher ranked team and all lower ranked teams move down 1 position.
Any registered player can submit scores.
Challenges: Challenges may be made using the ladder website or Players can contact the other players by email, text, or phone to schedule a match.