USA Badminton 2018 Junior National Championships
June 27 - July 3
Badminton has its origins in ancient civilizations in Europe and Asia. The ancient game known as battledore (bat or paddle) and shuttlecock probably originated more than 2000 years ago. It is a relatively new Olympic sport, first appearing as a demonstration sport at the 1972 Munich Olympics. Badminton eventually became an Olympic sport in Barcelona in 1992; today, it is the only sport that has mixed doubles event in the Olympics.
Entry Deadline: May 31, 2018 11:59PM PST
Referee: Ray Ng
Deputy Referee: Xingyu Zou
Tournament Director: Mona Sheung
Deputy Tournament Director: Ann Kawauchi
Match Control & scheduling: Kyle Hunter
Age Division: UNDER-11, UNDER-13, UNDER-15, UNDER-17, AND UNDER-19
Events: Boy’s Singles, Girl’s Singles, Boy’s Doubles, Girl’s Doubles and Mixed Doubles.
Entry Fees & Refund:
Main Rounds: June 28 –July 3, 2018
Coaching Pass Application Block: May 1 – May 31, 2018
(includes travel & hotel information)