It is with great excitement that Rally Niagara Badminton will be hosting its 5th annual "Fall Classic" youth badminton tournament days. There will be round robin badminton games followed by double elimination bracket games. Volunteers will present at court side to assist with guidance and score keeping. In addition, there will be mini-skill games (Ex. practicing short serves over the net into a target (boxes / buckets)) for the opportunity to win prizes. A short 5-10 minute instruction will be provided before play begins. $ Concessions are available. Tournament days are family friendly “free” events and awards will be given for boys and girls at each age level.
Youth, U10 (born in 2006 or later), U12 (born in 2004 or later), and U14 (born in 2002 or later) will be competing on Sunday, Dec 6th from 1:30 PM to 5:30 PM. Deadline for on-line registration is Thursday, Dec 3rd.
Youth, U16 (born in 2000 or later) and U19 (born in 1997 or later), will be competing on Sunday, Dec 13th from 1:30 PM to 5:30 PM. Deadline for on-line registration is Thursday, Dec 10th.
** There will be various door prizes that include gift certificates, a racket, and other merchandise. Pre-registration for these free tournament events is required and can be made on the location / registration tab. An e-mail response will be sent within 48 hours to confirm registration.
We look forward to seeing you out on the courts.
Congratulations to the following Rally Niagara youth who participated in the Fernando Youth Academy tournament in Brampton on May 10th
Brooke Bowers - Under 12
David Hacker - Under 12
Daniel Hacker - Under 14
It is a great social and recreational game
Sunday, Mar 29th was a fantastic day of youth badminton. 171 games were played at 5 age levels. Thank you to all the volunteers and those who brought drinks and snacks. With your help the event was a great success. Brackets winners are shown below and on button link below. Check out all 157 photos of the event on facebook. Navin, superb on the photos - first class job.
���U9 Boys - Grant Wang (1st), Henry Millar (2nd), Neal Deshpande (3rd)
U11 Boys - Simon Li (1st), Daren Liu (2nd), Ethan Schul (3rd)
U13 Boys - Ian MacDonald (1st), David Hacker (2nd), Ammar Anjum (3rd)
U16 Boys - Mark Chang (1st), Ian MacDonald (2nd), Daniel Hacker (3rd)
U19 Boys - Tyler Mirando (1st), Harry Wang (2nd), Colin Helfer (3rd)
U9 Girls - Nora Jetter (1st), Ryley Goodwin (2nd), Ellen Jetter (3rd)
U11 Girls - Megan Singer (1st), Aryaa Deshpande (2nd), Zoe Bowers (3rd)
U13 Girls - Brooke Bowers (1st), Laura Cohn (2nd), Ella Bulger (3rd)
U16 Girls - Dana Bulger (1st), Eileen Wang (2nd), Hannah Laski (3rd)
U19 Girls - Rhea Wan (1st), Paige Moreno (2nd), Margaret Millar (3rd)
Rally Niagara Badminton is affiliated with USA Badminton (USAB). USAB is the recognized national governing body for the sport of badminton in the United States headquartered in Colorado Springs, CO.
A 2008 study by the Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association reported that approximately 1,362,000 people play badminton frequently in the US. Badminton is truly a growing sport in the US as well as on the international level.
Rally Niagara is an adult and junior badminton club located in North Tonawanda, NY between Buffalo and Niagara Falls. Badminton is one of the most popular sports in the world appealing to all ages and skill levels. It is a social game that can be played at the recreational level or competitively. Its physical and health benefits are outstanding and most important of all, its fun!
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