Sanctioning/Approved Tiers / Fee
Tier I – National Tournament – Reserved for Pickleball Canada National Tournaments
Tier II – Provincial Tournaments - Reserved for Large Provincial Events. Tier 2 tournaments must have a minimum of 100 entries and at least 8 entries per event
Tier III – Average Tournaments – In deciding whether a tournament qualifies as a Tier III, Pickleball Canada looks at both the number of entries and the number of entries per event. The requirements for a Tier III are as follows:
- If under 100 entries, there must be an average of at least 7 entries per event
If 100 or over entries, there must be an average of at least 6 entries per event
If 200 or over entries, the must be an average of at least 5 entries per event.
Tier IV – Very Small or New Tournaments – The tournament must have at least 40 entries. Most new tournaments will be given a Tier IV rating until the number of entries and number of entries per event can be establish upon the completion of the tournament
Pickleball Canada Sanctioning/Supported Fees
Tier I - $200
Tier II - $100
Tier III - $75
Tier IV - $50
All tournament-sanctioning/supported fees must be submitted prior to the start of the tournament. Pay the Santioning/Supported Fee HERE.