BadmintonRules

PATA Adult Badminton Tournament
 
Tournament Date Feb 29th 2020 / March 1st 2020 
Location Peoria Rivercity Athletic Club
 
Registration
Pre-register online at https://manapata.org/BadmintonSignup before 28th February 2020 6PM. Please do not wait until last day to register. Early registration helps better planning for the event
 
Fees
Refer to Signup Page.
 
Game Categories :
  1. MS     2. MD    3. XD    4. WS*    5. WD*

*subject to change based on the availability.

MS and MD will be subdidived based on 2 Independent Age Groups :

  1. < 39 years Old
  2. >= 39 years Old

Game Format :

The following game format will be followed.

  1. League Matches
  2. Quarter Finals*
  3. Semi Finals
  4. Finals

                            *Format is subject to change based on the available number of players per Category.

Rules
  1. League Matches are based on Round Robin 3 sets of 15 pts.
  2. Quarter Matches are Knockouts with 3sets of 15 pts.
  3. Semi Final and Final Games are Knockouts with best of 3 sets(21pt games)
  4. Players would be Categorized into Groups based on the Availability.
  5. Seeded Players will have their priority in the Grouping. (to make sure top seeded will not meet each other in the Leagues)
  6. In league matches, each Player in a particular group will play with every other(Round Robin Format).
  7. Your Opponent in the QF is purely based on the SET & POINT difference you achieve in your League Matches.
  8. Minimum of 4 players or 4 pairs of players need to signup to be able to conduct the tournament in the given category and given age limit.

Notes:

  1. Please be on time for the registration. Though we'll try to accommodate latecomers, there will be no guarantee if the schedule slots are filled.
  2. The groups/divisions for each category will be determined by ranking from last year and all new registrations will be assigned random divisions.
  3. Please bring your own racket. The shuttles [MAVIS 350 Green-Nylon] will be provided by PATA team.
  4. The umpires/Line judges will be among us and their call will be final. 
  5. The tournament format is such that each of the participant gets to play at least 3 games for each category. Quarters, semis and finals will be knockouts.
  6. For Folks who wish to participate in MD, XD and do not have a partner, you can form a team on the game day during registrations and participate in the event.
  7. We plan to Send out the time slots allocation and your schedule for further communications.

Questions?:

Please contact us at sportspata@gmail.com