Tourney Details
Format
ABCD drop-flight format with a minimum of 8 and maximum of 64 entries per event. If there are fewer than 16 entries in a category, a modified double elimination or round robin format may be used. All matches are best 2 of 3 games. A 15 minute default and 3 minute warm up period will be enforced. All matches will be played with feather shuttles.

New in 2017 - A Consolation Bracket
In order to keep the brackets competitive, we will be adding an A consolation bracket - A players who lose in the third round in both MS and MD will be dropped to an A consolation bracket to continue play.

New in 2017 - Senior Doubles
We are including a Senior Doubles category this year for players 50 years and older.

Awards/Prizes
Champion/Runner Up medals for all brackets. Additional prizes sponsored by Victor.  

Events
Men's Singles
Men's Doubles
Women's Singles
Women's Doubles
Mixed Doubles
Senior Doubles
Event Fee
$35 for one event
$40 for two events
$45 for three events
$50 for four events
Registration
Register Now @ EventBrite. Entries submitted after Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 will be assessed an additional $10 processing fee. Registration ends Monday, April 17th

High School and College Participants $10 off Coupon Code available for college and high school students - use MVBCSTUDENT when checking out. 

Students using this discount will need to bring and present a valid student ID when checking in at the tournament.

Please note: Players under the age of 18 are required to provide a signed waiver by their parent or guardian in order to participate.   
 
Birdies/Gear
A variety of shuttlecocks will be available for purchase during the tournament as well as an assortment of discounted Victor racquets, bags, and accessories.

Location
Bloomington Kennedy Activity Center
150 E. 98th Street
Bloomington, MN 55420
  MVBC 2017 Open Badminton Tourney



 Schedule  (Tentative)
Saturday, April 22nd
08:00 am Men's Singles\Senior Doubles Check In\Warm Up
08:30 am Men's Singles\Senior Doubles
10:30 am Women's Singles Check In/Warm Up
11:00 am Women's Singles
12:00 pm Men's Doubles Check In
12:30 pm Men's Doubles (Approximate Time)
02:30 pm Women�s Singles A Finals (Approximate Time)
03:00 pm Women's Doubles Check In
03:30 pm Women's Doubles (Approximate Time)
07:30 pm Day Ends

Sunday, April 23rd
08:30 am Warm Up
09:00 am Remaining Matches and Finals
11:00 am Mixed Doubles Check In
12:30 pm Mixed Doubles
04:00 pm End of Tournament
 Registration/Contact/Questions
Registration
Registration is now open @ mvbc2017open@eventbrite.com

Contact
Questions should be directed to
Waiver
Tourney Waiver must be completed by all players under 18
 Prior MVBC Open Winners
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