The French Tennis Federation updates the terms and conditions concerning the organization of the 2017 padel championships.

Regional and departmental championships

The Regional Championships organized by the leagues are assimilated - in terms of points - to P500. JAT1 minimum. Mandatory 2 format for semifinals and finals.

Attention, some Leagues multi - departmental can decide to organize departmental phases qualifying for the regional phase. If this is the case, these departmental phases (sometimes called 'Departmental Championships') will be assimilated, - in terms of points - to P100.

JAT1 minimum. But beware: 2 statutorily licensed players in the League (and not necessarily in the same department) can participate in a departmental phase.

Interregional championships

The interregional phases of the French Championships are assimilated - in terms of points - to P1000. JAT2 minimum. 2 format for all matches.

The final stages of the French 2017 Championships

The final phase of the French Championships is assimilated - in terms of points - to a P2000 (P1000 with a coefficient 2) for the points distributed. Only test in this case in France. Minimum JAT2 designated by the FFT Competition Directorate.
2 format for all matches, except the final which is played in the forma

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Note that the mode of operation concerning the leagues, the number of outgoing pairs, etc. is the same as last year. Territorial reform with the new regions is planned for 2018.

Franck Binisti

Franck Binisti discovers the padel at the Pyramid Club in 2009 in the Paris region. Since then padel is part of his life. You often see him touring France by going to cover the big French paddle events.