beach BADMINTON


Dates


Saturday 18 MARCH 2017 - 2pm


Venue


lakes entrance main beach


Event Information


Pairs - Men’s, Women’s and Mixed team

SNINGLES - MENS AND WOMENS


Age Groups


under 18, open, 35 + 50+


Age Requirements


Age determined at: 17 March 2017


cost


$25 PER SINGLES

$40 per team



Number of Participant Requirements


Minimum number of participants required to conduct age groups: 3 teams

Any age group that does not have a minimum of 3 teams will be combined with another age group.



WHAT IS BEACH BADMINTON?


Beach Badminton is exactly the same as indoor Badminton , WHICH can be played by using all the same shots as indoor Badminton.

the scoring system AND NET (which is the same height as indoor game) ARE THE SAME AS INDOOR GAME.

The only differences are the surface WHICH IS sand. The shuttle for outdoor badminton because of the difficulties with the wind is plastic.


Additional Information


A team shall be constituted by 2 players only (pairs)
There shall be no divisions, only age group shall constitute grading.
Team members in a men’s or women’s team may also play in a mixed team.
There will be a round robin structure for each event with a minimum of three games for each team.
Mixed pairs must contain one person of each gender on court at any one time.


Rules


The competition will be conducted under the FIVB rules as adopted by Australian Volleyball Federation