Friday 10th March - Saturday 11th March 2023

Badminton Championships

RGU:Sport, Garthdee Campus, Garthdee Rd, Aberdeen, AB10 7GE

We are delighted to return to RGU:Sport for our annual Badminton Championships!

The competition will feature Men’s and Women’s Singles, Men’s and Women’s Doubles and Mixed Doubles.

This year we are delighted to be in partnership with Ashaway, who will provide the shuttles, prizes and a stringing service at this event.

Venue: RGU:Sport, Aberdeen
Date: Friday 10th March – Saturday 11th March 2023
Registration time: Please arrive at 0830. Play starts at 0900 (sharp) on March 10th

Eligibility: All players must be currently matriculated at a Scottish University or College affiliated to SSS (see our Terms and Conditions)

Entry Capacity (Guaranteed/Non-Guaranteed):
Singles – Each institution can enter up to six Men’s and six Women’s individuals as guaranteed entries. Up to 3 additional individuals can be entered as non-guaranteed entries
Doubles – Each institution can enter up to six Men’s, six Women’s and six Mixed Doubles pairs as guaranteed entries. Three additional pairs can be entered as non-guaranteed for each category
The non-guaranteed entries will be accepted if there is space in the draw

Entry Cost: £8 per individual entry, £12 per doubles entry (£6 per player). All entries are subject to the SSS Event Terms and Conditions.

Entry Process: The Sports Union will arrange payment for all entries as they will be charged by invoice, however ALL PLAYERS will need to apply to enter the event via THIS LINK to be accepted in to the event.

This means that all players need their own SSS Playwaze account. To set up a Playwaze account, please follow our ‘How To Guide

Please ensure that you inform your Sports Union of your entries as they will be asked to rank all individuals and doubles entrants on Playwaze to aid the creation of the draw.

Entry Deadline: 1600, Friday 24th February 2023

Draw: The draw will be released on Tournament Software once entries have been processed. Link will be released on our website

Rules/Format:

  • All matches will be played in accordance with the BWF Laws of Badminton. Details of these Laws can be found on the Badminton Scotland website www.Badminton Scotland.org.uk as well as the BWF website www.internationalbadminton.org
  • A decision regarding coaching breaks will be made closer to the event, in accordance with guidance from Badminton Scotland
  • Clothes and Footwear to be appropriate and clean for Badminton (No Black Sole Shoes and clean)
  • Ashaway Feather Shuttlecocks shall be used
  • Player Absent when called on to play will be scratched from draw (at discretion of tournament director)

Medals: Medals and prizes from Ashaway will be provided to the winner/runners up in each event. No consolation matches will be played

Contact: For all enquiries about this event, please email our Badminton Chair, Ryan McCuaig, on scotstubadm@gmail.com

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