Thread: Pointfore K-W Invitational 2008
04-18-2008, 02:36 PM #1
Pointfore K-W Invitational 2008
To all Badminton Enthusiasts!
The Kitchener-Waterloo Badminton Club is proud to host the third annual Pointfore K-W Invitational badminton tournament! This is an open tournament for everyone and it is guaranteed to be filled with friends, food and fun! We invite you all to come participate in this doubles (men and women) and mixed doubles tournament.
This posting is advanced notice when registration will begin so that you can begin finding your partners!
In order to guarantee the quality and duration of games, we will be limiting the number of entries per event. This means that the draw will fill up quickly so make sure you register early!
Last year, the club managed to raise over $900 to help with the ongoing renovations at the K-W Badminton Club. We've made some drastic changes to the facility so come visit us again to see the changes that have been made over the past year since our last invitational!
Date: Saturday, June 7, 2008
Location: K-W Badminton Club (69 Agnes Street, Kitchener, Ontario)
Registration and Warm-up: 8:30am
Menís Doubles: 9:00am
Ladiesí Doubles: 11:30am
Mixed Doubles: 5:00pm
Draw Format: Minimum 3 Games Each Team Per Draw (ABCD)
Draw Limitations: 32 Men's Doubles Teams, 16 Ladies' Doubles Teams, 40 Mixed Doubles Teams
Cost: $25 for one Event, $30 for two Events
Lunch and Snacks: Will Be Provided!
Shuttles: A and B Draws - Feather (Not Provided)
C and D Draws - Nylon Shuttles (will be provided)
The first round of the A draw will be played with nylon.
(Option of using Feather Shuttles at the discretion of both teams)
Prizes: LOTS of prizes!
REGISTRATION BEGINS: Thursday, May 1, 2008
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Saturday, May 31, 2008
To register for the tournament, fill out the form found on the website and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org once registration begins. Partner Requests are available so fill out the form and we will try our best to match you with a partner.
For more information regarding the tournament, please visit us at the Pointfore Canada website (www.pointfore.ca). Please feel free to pass this information onto anyone else who may be interested.
If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at email@example.com
Your Tournament Organizer,
04-30-2008, 10:16 PM #2
05-13-2008, 10:31 PM #3
Just as a quick update, the tournament is already halfway full for all events with just 2.5 weeks remaining for registration. If you're considering playing in this invitational, then you'd better sign up soon!
06-02-2008, 01:30 PM #4
Registration is now complete and FULL! Thanks to everyone who has signed up and we'll see you all this weekend! An email will be sent to participants later this week with full details.
06-10-2008, 09:19 AM #5
Pointfore K-W Badminton Invitational 2008
Thank you all for participating in our tournament on June 7th 2008! We had over 100 participants in the tournament and we hope that you all had fun! Please stay tuned for this year's photos!
Comments are welcome!
06-10-2008, 12:32 PM #6
Any pics regarding the tourny?
06-10-2008, 12:42 PM #7
Yup! We took over 1000 photos at the tournament. The photos turned out really well this year. Give me two weeks, and I will post them up before the end of June.
06-11-2008, 10:44 AM #8
06-21-2008, 10:21 PM #9
Thank you thank you Thank you!!!!!
Thank you all for participating in our tournament on June 7th, 2008! Despite the heat and humidity, we hope that you all had a great time! There were many exciting games and plenty of food to go around
Congratulations to all of the finalists and winners! All of the exciting photos and complete draws are available for viewing online at www.pointfore.ca thanks to our organizator Andrew Ma and photographer Simon Sin!
We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who helped make this event so successful. Without their assistance, we would never have been able to run this tournament. A BIG thank you to Denis Rowland, Brian Lee, Edward Lin, Norman Lum, Adrian Liu, Katherine Liu, Sunny Wong, Caroline Lee, Bob Lee, Alan Yip, Andrew Brigham, Keith McGlone and Hong Zheng!
As always, we welcome your feedback and suggestions and how we can improve it for next year! Stay tuned as we will be aiming to run the tournament in May instead to hopefully avoid the hot weather!
Last edited by MissChanChan; 06-21-2008 at 10:23 PM.
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