ATC Singles Ladder – Rules and Regulations
How to Enter: Please email your name and rating to email@example.com
Format: Players are arranged in order from strongest to weakest. Players can challenge up to 4 spots ahead of them. If they win they trade places with them.
Challenges: Players should email players they wish to challenge. Players must accept a challenge and agree upon a time to play within 7 days. After this period, if the person challenged is unable to arrange a time to play they forfeit the match. If neither party can agree upon a time to play, nothing happens.
Email List: An email list with everyone’s contact will be sent to each participant at the start of each season. This is how to communicate with and challenge other players.
Frequency: Players can challenge and play as often as they like. However, players are only required to accept one challenge per week.
Length: The ATC singles ladder runs 4 times per year: Winter (Dec-Feb), Spring (Mar-May), Summer (Jun-Aug) and Fall (Sep-Nov).
Matches: Matches will be whatever is agreed upon between the two players. It could be a timed one-hour match, best of 3 sets, 8 game pro set, etc. If players cannot agree on a format, the match will be a one hour timed match. If matches are tied when time is up, the player being challenged retains their spot, challengers must beat their opponent to move up.
Results: The challenger should email the results of a successful challenge to firstname.lastname@example.org within 24 hours of the victory.
Updates: The singles ladder will be updated on the website each Monday.
Spring Ladder (updated March 13)