Thank you to all of our 2015 Volunteers! We could not have done it withouth you and look forward to see you in August 19-27 at the 2016 Connecticut Open. Please check back in May 2016 for volunteer and registration information.
The information below highlights the benefits and requirements of volunteering at the Connecticut Open. All information contained below is subject to change.
As a volunteer you will receive the following benefits:
Uniform- Two (2) tournament t-shirts and a hat. Volunteers provide khaki shorts or slacks to complement uniform.
Complimentary Tickets- Two (2) tickets with designated seat locations to three (3) early round sessions
- 2 Tickets to Sunday, August 21 (Session 1)
- 2 Tickets to Monday Day, August 22 (Session 2)
- 2 Tickets to Tuesday Evening, August 23 (Session 5)
Volunteers that commit to and complete ten (10) or more shifts by Friday, August 26 will receive an additional two (2) box seat tickets to the women's final on Saturday, August 27 (Session 12)
Weeklong credential with photo- access to stadium court and unlimited access to other tournament courts
Meal Coupons- For each shift worked. $11.00 per shift ($22.00 maximum per day)
Free Parking- Within walking distance from the tournament site on the days that you volunteer
Volunteer Celebration- Join us for breakfast or lunch following your Orientation on Saturday, August 13, 2016
In return we ask the following from you:
Must be at least 18 years of age to volunteer, however there are select opportunities for 16 and 17 year olds. Some areas require volunteers to be at least 21 years of age
Attend a mandatory training session for your assigned volunteer area. You will be notified of the time of the training session when you receive your assign assignment
Volunteer a minimum of SIX (6) SHIFTS during the tournament. You may double up your shifs to commit to fewer days. Shift schedules vary by committee but a typical shift is 4.5-5 hours in length.
If you have any questions regarding volunteering, please email us at email@example.com or call 203-776-7331 ext. 5842