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2020 Phil Allard Memorial Doubles Tournament

Registration is open for the Phil Allard Memorial Doubles Tournament being held Monday February 17th.

 

The Phil Allard Memorial Doubles Tournament

 

Hosted by Margie Koehler and Ian Clara along with

Prairie Badminton and Victor

 

Monday February 17th

Louis Riel Day

 

Prairie Badminton

Unit2 275 De Baets St.

Winnipeg MB

 

Registration Deadline: 

Wednesday February 12, 2020 at 5:00 pm

 

Events:

Mens Doubles, Ladies Doubles, Mixed Doubles

 

Tournament Format: ABCD Drop down

 

Cost:

$45.00

Entry payment can be sent by etransfer to Margie at mcmk1976@gmail.com with the password badminton

When entering please include your partner's names, t-shirt size and a contact phone number.

 

Included in Tournament:

T-shirt, feather shuttles, 3 matches per event, prizes for winners and runner-ups 



Matches start at 9:00 am Monday February 17th

 

For more information please contact:

Margie at:  mcmk1976@gmail.com (204-955-4325) or

Ian at:  ian.clara@yahoo.ca (204-330-5355)

Check out our Facebook page for the latest information: facebook.com/groups/798538606956627/

 

The tournament is open to all ages and skill levels.

Hope to see everyone out to this super fun event in our city's amazing new badminton facility!

 

About the Tournament:

Phil Allard began his badminton career many years ago, where he quickly became one of the best players in the Province.

Phil ended his last year as a Junior in 1993 with a Triple Crown win at the Manitoba Junior Open.

He continued to play as a Senior competitor, before moving on to become one of the top National players, pairing up with partners the likes of Olympian Anna Rice.  

Phil also contributed off the court chairing the committee for Junior Nationals held in Winnipeg in 1994 and more recently as Treasurer for Badminton Alberta.

In addition to playing badminton Phil was a force to be reckoned with on the tennis and squash courts and anything else he set his mind to try.  

Always the competitive type - he was also the most modest, and always had a smile for everyone.

Phil was killed in 2008 along with friends and colleagues, in a plane crash in Alberta.

He will be fondly remembered for his great love of laughter and life.

 

Phillipe Allard

May 13th, 1974 – March 28th, 2008 

 

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