2022 Manitoba Badminton Association
High School Open
March 25-26, 2022
Community Resource & Rec Centre
(501 Centre Ave, Niverville)
REGISTRATION FORMS HERE
DRAWS, TIMING, RESULTS
CATEGORIES & EVENTS
Boys' Singles — Junior Varsity & Varsity
Girls' Singles — Junior Varsity & Varsity
Boys' Doubles — Junior Varsity & Varsity
Girls Doubles — Junior Varsity & Varsity
Mixed Doubles — Junior Varsity & Varsity
All matches will be best of 3.
Athletes must be registered through their school.
Athletes are encouraged to register in multiple events (ie. singles + doubles + mixed).
Athletes cannot register in both categories of one event (ie. JV & Varsity singles).
Participants must have an active current 2021-2022 Base Individual Membership.
(School Team MBA Memberships are available and will grant Base memberships to all athletes)
FOR MEMBERSHIP INFO AND LINKS, HEAD TO OUR MEMBERSHIP PAGE
1 event — $15
2 events — $25
3 events — $30
entry fees payable via e-transfer or cheque at registration
Includes: t-shirt, shuttles, medals, and prizes.
Late registrations (if accepted) are subject to both a $40 late fee, and individuals may not be included in seeding.
The competition will be overseen by a referee and will be conducted under the official rules of Badminton Canada.
Monday, March 21st, 2022 @ 12:00 pm
Having trouble registering? Contact us at [email protected]
Friday from 10am-7pm : Singles events, followed by Doubles' events
Saturday from 10am-3pm : Doubles events, followed by Mixed Doubles
TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE/ESTIMATED AND WILL BE UPDATED ONCE REGISTRATION CLOSES. PLEASE ALLOW FLEXIBILITY.
Players must make themselves available for the entirety of the event. Due to the unpredictability of speed of play, athletes are expected to be ready well ahead of their scheduled match time.
The tournament will enforce a 10-minute disqualification rule and a 2-minute warm-up rule.
Reasonable requests for late starts or timing accomodations are not guaranteed to be accepted and will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.
For field-of-play access, coaches must hold a valid (confirmed or pending) 2021-2022 MBA Coaching License.
Only one coach will be allowed to be present behind the court during any match.
2021-2022 MBA Coaching Licences are included with the purchase of a School Team Membership.
All athlete-participants, coaches, and officials may participate in or attend this event.
Well-fitting masks (N95s or KN95s preferred) are to be properly worn by all participant-athletes at all times when not actively playing on court. Spectators, coaches, officials, and volunteers are to remain masked unless actively eating or drinking. (The MBA will have masks available on site.)
All individuals are required to complete and sign a daily waiver and pre-screening form to access MBA events.
Any individuals displaying symptoms or having been exposed to COVID symptoms prior to or during the event will be expected to withdraw (please note the new MBA COVID-19 Program Refund Policy). The tournament referee or tournament host reserves the right to remove a participant from the draw and ask them to leave if they if they are exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms. The tournament referee or host reserves the right to ask an individual to leave if they are exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms.
MBA or the tournament host reserve the right to limit spectator capacity.
The tournament referee or tournament host reserves the right to remove athletes or individuals for non-compliance. Failure to comply with tournament protocols could affect a member's standing.
Badminton Manitoba does not permit refunds of MBA Memberships.
Badminton Manitoba does not permit refunds of tournament registration fees unless requests are accompanied by a medical note or immediate family crisis. This does not apply to partial fee refunds if an athlete paid for 2-3 categories and their partner became ill, etc (thus only competing in 1 event).
MBA COVID-19 Program Refund Policy
If a participant-athlete develops symptoms of COVID-19 or is exposed to COVID-19 before or during the event, a 100% or partial refund (if the exposure takes place between events) will be granted. No medical note will be required.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
In consideration of the acceptance of this entry in the name of the 2022 Inaugural MBA High School Open, I, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, and assigns, waive any claims to which I may become entitled for injury or damage, and release the MBA and all other organizers, sponsors, representatives, their agents and employees and any other person or organization assisting in this event from any claims for damages or injury suffered by me as a result of my participation in, or traveling to, or from, this event, notwithstanding that any such loss, injury or damage may have arisen by reason of the negligence of anyone or more of the aforesaid parties, their servants, agents or employees. I further state that I am in proper physical condition to participate in this program and am aware that participation could, in some circumstances, result in physical injury. I also give my permission for the free use of my name and picture in broadcast, telecast, or written account of this program.