Athletics & Recreation

Winter Indoor Badminton

Entry Deadline: Friday, January 12th, 2018
Begins: January 18, 2018 to March 22nd, 2018
Days & Times: Thursdays, 8pm to midnight (except. Feb. 22nd)
Mandatory Team Rep Meeting:
Coordinator Name: Svetlana Negoda
Coordinator Contact: svetlana.negoda@smu.ca

League Coordinator:

Svetlana

 


Rules

  • Every Player must be SMU student, faculty or staff.
  • Equipment will be provided. Although you a welcome to bring along your own if you like, i.e. racquet and balls.
  • Males and females will be competing in the same draw.
  • Each match will be played as a best 2 out of 3 games.
  • A game shall be won by the player first scoring 11 points. Unless both players score 10 points, when the game shall be won by the first player gaining a lead of 2 points.
  • The right to choose the initial order of serving shall be decided by the flip of a coin.
  • After every 2 points have been scored the receiving player will become the server and vice versa. Unless when both players score 10 points the server will be changed after every 1 point scored.
  • A point penalty will be given if a player’s free hand touches the table during a rally.
  • A point penalty will be given if a player uses foul language excessively. Failure to comply will result in a match forfeit.
  • A forfeit will be applied if a player doesn’t show up for his/her scheduled game day (There will be a 15 Minute grace period).