Confirmed tournaments in Spain. CUPRA FIP TOUR

The CUPRA FIP TOUR continues to confirm its calendar, and in Spain, the organizers of the different tournaments planned before the break due to COVID19 have not wanted to be left behind and are betting on the relocation of all of them.

That means 4 new dates, from here until the end of the year, must be remarked in red so players can join those International events and continue their road to the CUPRA FIP FINALS (December 8 – 12)

We highlight the different stages that will be held in Spain and, as soon as we can confirm the details, we will update you with more information:

 

FIP RISE 1er MEMORIAL CÁNDIDO FERNÁNDEZ LEDO Abs 5100

September 24 – 27

Andalucía, in the city of Estepona, Will host a FIP RISE, both male and female categories with total prize money of 5.100€ and hotel accommodation for the semifinalist. The official venue Will be at “Club de Padel Alhambra Golf”.

Registrations are open in the e-mail [email protected] and in the Andalucia Padel Federation.

 

FIP STAR PADEL-LIFE ELCHE

From October 26 to November 1

The next tournament in Spain scheduled in the IPF’s calendar relies on the city of Elche, being the official club Padel-Life. The region of Valencia sums up its second FIP STAR stage of the year granting this time 10.200€ of price money and accommodation for all the players, male and female, of the main draw.

Soon we will announce the registrations deadlines.

 

FIP STAR GRAN CANARIA

November 1 – 7

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria relocates its tournament programmed in May. The city has chosen Intercambiador Parque Santa Catalina for the installation of a central court, being the official venue Centro Deportivo la Luz.

This is a FIP STAR category and will grant 12.000€ with hotel accommodation for all the main draw players in both categories: Male and female.

The players can already register by emailing: [email protected]

 

FIP STAR MIJAS

December 1 al 7

Last CUPRA FIP TOUR stage in Spain, coming back to Andalucia. The venue and the rest of the information will be updated as soon as possible.

 

Meanwhile you can check the rest of the calendar here: www.padelfip.com/competition2020

OFFICIAL STATEMENT FIP’S NEW CONTINENTAL COMMITTEES

Statement Committees

 

The Board of Directors has approved the appointment of the new Continental Committees members, becoming part of the institutional organization of the IPF. These Committees, which have been established based on the statutes, and which, undoubtedly, will reinforce, adding value, to the development of Padel in the different projects that will be carried out on each region.

Once all the applications have been received, which have been many, and after being studied and valued, the Committees have been created made up of great professionals who will work to make our sport more solid and larger.

For the first time, women will have an important influence in the decisions of the International Federation, since in all the structures of the Continental Committees there will be at least one woman.

Historical milestones can only be achieved if we are united and working in the same direction, not only in Padel but also in sports, which shows that we are an active, modern and constantly developing International Institution.

The Continental Committees are as follows:

Asia – Pacific Committee:

  • President:               Koji Nakatsuka – Japan
  • Vice president:    Matt Barrelle – Australia
  • Vice president:    Huang Lanni – China
  • Secretary:              Gustavo Adolfo Oriol Gil – Thailand
  • Member:                Ms. Elham Shirzad – Iran
  • Member:                Ms. Sneha Abraham Sehgal – India
  • Substitute:            Katsuyoshi Tamai – Japan

 

European Committee: 

  • President:             Ms. Cecilia D’Ambrosio Huet Monaco
  • Vice president:   Hubert Picquier – France
  • Secretary:             Giorgio Di Palermo – Italy
  • Member:               Jan Bonnarens – Belgium
  • Member:              Henk Schut – Holland
  • Member:              Liutauras Radzevicius – Lithuania

 

American Committee:

  • President:              Diego Miller – Uruguay
  • Vice president:  Jorge Ramírez – Paraguay
  • Secretary:             Ms. Marta Nicastro – Argentina
  • Member:              Jorge Mañe – Mexico
  • Member:              Sergio Ortiz – USA
  • Member:             Eduardo Langer – Brazil
  • Member:             Fabian Parolín – Chile

 

We hope that the motivation and enthusiasm deposited in the convening of the Committees will give a great result, creating a rewarding work environment that will lead us to achieve common goals.

FIP STAR CAGLIARI. Heading to CUPRA FIP FINALS

FIP STAR CAGLIARI

FIP STAR CAGLIARI

HEADING TO CUPRA FIP FINALS

 

The return to competition starts with a FIP STAR, this time on Italy. An event designed to make it easier for players, who will have the opportunity to take advantage of a week with two competitions and thus recover their rhythm after the unusual season.

From September 3 to 6, at the TC Cagliari club, the third FIP STAR of the year will take place in both men’s and women’s categories.

The winning pair qualifies directly for the CUPRA FIP FINALS, the last event of the year that will distribute 50 WPT – FIP points and a minimum of 12.000€ of prize money.

The registration deadline for this tournament will be on Friday, August 28 at 2:00 p.m. (gmt + 2).

Anyone who wants to register must send an email to [email protected] with the details below of both players who form the pair:

  • Name of the tournament
  • Player’s name and surname
  • Email
  • Phone numbers
  • Nationalities
  • License number
  • Points WPT – FIP