The following dates are set for EDBA 2016-2017 tournaments, pending confirming from WP Wagner.
EDBA Fall Junior Open (Dec 10-11, 2016)
EDBA Junior Open (Feb 18-19, 2017) and
EDBA Open for ages 17+ (April 22-23, 2017)
An Alberta 55+ Tournament is also being scheduled, and Jimmy Choo will work with Amy Choy to confirm the tournament date.
To promote summer badminton with Edmonton communities, the EDBA will continue to offer free badminton to the public (including both EDBA and non-EDBA members) as follows:
Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016
Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016
Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016
Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Gym #2, Saville Community Sports Centre (11520 65 Ave, Edmonton; see https://www.google.ca/maps/dir/”/firstname.lastname@example.org,-113.6024908,12z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m8!4m7!1m0!1m5!1m1!1s0x53a0220fa6b74e69:0xf2dcb5f76edd482d!2m2!1d-113.5324513!2d53.5018625 for a location map ).
Shuttles will be provided by the EDBA. Both adult and junior players are welcome. Players must wear proper, non-marking indoor court shoes.
Matches are limited to two games after which the players must vacate their court and wait for their next turn to play. Games must follow the Rally Point System (21 points). Singles games are not permitted if there are others waiting for an available court.