Duel In The Desert Pickleball Tournament


 Duel In The Desert Pickleball Tournament
At Palm Creek
Duel In The Desert Final Large 

2020 Duel In The Desert
17th ANNUAL Palm Creek Pickleball Tournament

March 4 to March 8, 2020

Palm Creek Golf & RV Resort
Grande, AZ

USAPA Sanctioned Tier 2 Event

Seniors Skill/Age 50+
Mens, Womens, and Mixed Doubles
Skill Level 3.0 to 5.0
Double Elimination 50+, 60+, 65+, 70+

*The Largest Tier 2 Event Sponsored by a Club
World Class Pickleball Court Complex with 32 dedicated courts
4 Sunken Medal Courts for easy viewing


Our 2019 Duel In The Desert has come and gone

Thanks for everyone that played, attended and volunteered for our 15th annual tournament here are Palm Creek Golf and RV Resort.   We hope you had as much fun attending as we had putting it on.  We looking forward to seeing you in 2020!  

This year we had 817 players making it one of the largest tournaments in North America and the largest club sponsored tournament.  There were 1092 matches played over 4 days.  Our goal was to make our event an world class experience for each player and spectator.

A specials thanks goes out to all that volunteered.  We would not be able to do this without you!!!

2019 Duel In The Desert Tournament Results
2019 Duel In The Desert Pictures – Medal pics, action shots and more!  You will be able to download photos.

Randy & Chris Ferrell
Tournament Directors
And, All of the Tournament Committee

Don’t miss our 17th Annual Pickleball Tournament at the Palm Creek Golf and RV Resort in Casa Grande, AZ with 4 days of tournament play and events. Main events March 4-7.  March 8 is a Rain Day, if needed.



PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE AT: www.PickleballTournaments.com
Registration Opens:  January 18, 2020 at 8:00 AM (Arizona Time)
Registration Closes: February 19, 2020
Registrations will be Staggered based upon skill level.  See listing in pickleballtournaments.com for registration times.
Brackets fill quickly and some brackets will be limited.

Brackets will be age within skill  with skill levels from 3.0 to 5.0 and 50+, 60+, 65+ and 70+ age groups.

We will have many sponsors and vendors along the “Pickleball Promenade” as well as sports and fitness related booths for players.



Wed MARCH 4: WOMEN’S DOUBLES 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0 (50+, 60+, 65+, 70+)
Thurs MARCH 5: MIXED DOUBLES 4.0, 4.5, 5.0 (50+, 60+, 65+, 70+)
Fri MARCH 6: MIXED DOUBLES 3.0, 3.5 (50+, 60+, 65+, 70+)
MEN’S DOUBLES 4.5, 5.0 (50+, 60+, 65+, 70+)
Sat MARCH 7: MEN’S DOUBLES 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 (50+, 60+, 65+, 70+)
Sunday MARCH 8 – Rain Day, of needed.
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