Recreation

Badminton Tournament

ACTIVITY

The Singles/Doubles Badminton Tournament is offered for men’s, women’s, and co-rec teams and is open to UW students, faculty and staff members.  The tournament is double elimination. Official rules of badminton will govern play.

ENTRY FEE

$15.00 Singles/$30.00 Doubles

 ENTRY DEADLINE

 Wednesday, January 16 5:00pm
Draw will be posted Friday, January 18 on our Team Management site IMleagues.

ENTRY PROCEDURES

  1. Participants must submit $15/$30 payment & register a team at reg.recreation.uw.edu prior to the entry deadline. Entries will be taken on-line on a first come first serve basis beginning December 26.
  2. You will receive an access code to our team management site in your confirmation email, after checkout.  For more information on how to complete rosters and view schedules, please go to the Team Management tab.  Entries will be accepted after the deadline if space is available. The draw can be viewed via Team Management .   

ELIGIBILITY

All Winter 2019 UW Seattle, Bothell, Tacoma students, faculty and staff IMA members are eligible. Faculty/Staff members must purchase an annual or quarterly IMA membership. Players may participate on only one men’s, women’s  or co-rec team.   Check the Intramural Sports Handbook for additional eligibility requirements.

CLASS DIVISIONS

Class A [4.0 & Above]

For advanced players who have:

  1.  Played in open class tournament or equivalent.
  2.  Won a junior tournament.
  3.  Placed in the quarterfinals in intramural competition, in either the A or B division.
  4.  High skill level-players, instructors, Club Members.

Class B [3.0 – 3.5]

For intermediate players.  Those who have played for a year or two, but do not fill any of the suggested qualifications for Class A players.

Class C [3.0 & Below]

For beginners only.  This is an ideal opportunity for beginners to complete in a tournament.

 

TOURNAMENT FORMAT

Participants will be responsible for completing the matches and reporting the results to the Program Manager or on IMLeagues prior to the reporting deadline on the schedule.  Matches will be mutually arranged by the participants.

A game is won by the side first scoring 15 points.  A match is won by the side winning the best two of three games.  The tie breaker game is to 11 points. Please review the rules before playing.

FORFEITURES

Please contact your opponent if you intend to forfeit.

REFUND

No refund after the draw has been posted on January 18.

AWARDS

Winners in each division will receive Intramural Championship T-shirts.

EQUIPMENT

Participants are encouraged to bring their own equipment.