Badminton

DIRECTOR: Steve Kearney

ASSISTANTS: Laurie Goulding, Jim Swaydan, Doug Jenson, Dave Zarco

PARTICIPANTS: 
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EVENTS:
Singles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles

SCHEDULE:
Monday, Oct 7 - 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm (Practice at Legacy Park Grafton Building)
Tuesday, Oct. 8 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Singles, Doubles)
Wednesday, Oct. 9 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Mixed Doubles)

SPORT SOCIAL: (Free with athlete ID Badge or $10 Ticket Required. Dinner will be provided at the sport social.)
Date: Monday, Oct. 7
Time: 5:30 pm
Location:Washington County Legacy Park - Harmony Building - 5500 West 700 South, Hurricane 

VENUES:
Washington County Legacy Park Grafton Building - 5500 West 700 South, Hurricane, UT 84737

DIVISIONS: 5-Year Age Brackets
Individuals / Partners: 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+, 85+, 90+, 95+, 100+
Games officials reserve the right to cancel any event or combine age divisions due to insufficient entries.

SPORT FEE:
$10 Per Event 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
Early Bird Deadline (Save $20) – August 1
Final Registration Deadline – September 1

REGISTRATION RULES:
• Registration is limited to the first 160 participants. Be sure you and your partner register early
• Badminton participants may not participate in other sports scheduled during their Badminton event(s)
• Participants may enter all three events, but only once in each event
• If you need a partner in any doubles event, check PartnerFinder for a listing, by sport, of individuals looking for partners
• Participants shall provide their USAB Rating on their registration form

FORMAT/RULES:
• USAB rules will govern play
• Participants must bring their own racquets
• Natural-feathered shuttlecocks will be provided
• Tournament format will be round-robin followed by single or double-elimination depending on the number of participants in the age division
• Match is best-of-three to 21, win by two, cap at 29. If score reaches 29 - All, the 30th point wins that game
• Rally scoring will be used
• Umpires and linesmen will be provided upon request
• Depending on entries, age divisions may be combined for round-robin play but will be separated for championship / medal play
• Participants must present their Games ID Badge at the venue check-in desk 30 minutes prior to their first event

MEDALS:
In each age division, Gold, Silver and Bronze medals will be awarded to the top three scores in each event.