UC Berkeley Polar Bear LIX Badminton Tournament, Berkeley, Saturday, 28. January 2017


-Players are allowed to register for a maximum of 5 events total, and a maximum of 2 flights per event.
-Registration is first-come, first-served. Entries will be capped based on registration time.
-For doubles pairs, we will use the late partner's registration time when making cuts.
-Please join the event to keep updated. Entries are limited and will fill up quickly!

Saturday 1/28 (Singles & Mixed), 8am-10pm
Sunday 1/29 (Doubles), 8am-10pm
- Exact event schedules and draws will be posted the week leading up to the tournament.

- Flights: A, B, C, D Singles, Doubles, Mixed*
*Note: A & B Womens Singles & Doubles are contingent on entries received. We may combine these events.
- Draws will be capped at the discretion of the tournament directors.
- Multiple partners are NOT allowed..
- Individuals can play a maximum of 3 events within 2 consecutive flights (A, B, C, D). For instance, this means that one cannot sign up for BMS CMD and DMD. All of your entries must be within to two flights. In other words, keep all of your entries between 2 consecutive letters (AB, BC, or CD).

Unlimited shuttles will be provided for A flights; however, people will need to supply their own shuttles for all other flights.

- Trophies will be awarded to all 1st, 2nd, and consolation place finishers (including As). Winners in flight A will also be awarded cash prizes.


- Follow the link above for a map of all the parking lots surrounding the RSF. For reference, the RSF is located at the intersection of Bancroft Ave. and Dana St.
- On Saturday, we recommend that you park in any of the garages marked with a Blue "P" near Shattuck Ave.
- On Sunday, parking in the lots with a brown "P" will be cheaper and okay to park in.
The earlier you get here, the better the space you will get!

1. The tournament will be conducted in accordance with USAB regulations; in the event of an inconsistency, the decisions of the tournament director(s) are final.
2. Matches will be called directly onto court no earlier than 10 minutes before the scheduled starting time; players not ready to play 10 minutes after this announcement will be disqualified.
3. Food and drink (with the exception of water and gatorade) are not allowed inside the gym. Participants caught with food/drink will be disqualified immediately.
4. Consolation matches will be played one game to 21, with the exception of finals.
5. Each player in a doubles partnership must register; a doubles partnership will not be considered as registered until the second partner has completed an online entry.
6. Seeding will be conducted by the tournament directors and will be done according to USAB ranking and prior tournament results. Concerns over this process can be voiced by contacting the tournament directors at calbadminton@gmail.com
7. Players' flights may be altered at the discretion of the tournament directors to prevent players from playing below their skill level. Players must play within two consecutive flight levels for all events.
8. Regulations are subject to change by the tournament directors.

Feel free email us at calbadminton@gmail.com if you have any questions or concerns! Make sure you guys invite all your friends and we look forward to seeing you all!

Polar Bear Tournament Co-directors,
Justin Ma, Michael Do, & Nga Pui Leung

UC Berkeley Polar Bear LIX Badminton Tournament

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