Registration for the 2017 Canadian Seniors and Masters is now closed — the draws can be viewed at the following link: http://badmintoncanada.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/tournament.aspx?id=9DBBAEB3-4EB6-43A6-AA44-9F33D1BB85AA.
The theme for the Theme Night is “Survivor” — it will be held on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017, at the host hotel (Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park)
Following recent discussions and review of the rules regarding the match format, please note that the rules are being updated to to remove the additional rule for players 85+ and instead, the following current rule regarding the match format will remain and apply to ALL age categories:
Round robin format will be used for any events with 3 or 4 players/teams.
Events with only 2 players/teams will be played as a final.
The tournament venue is the North Gymnasium at Red River College, located at 2055 Notre Dame Avenue (click here for a map). The South Gymnasium at the main campus will be available for practice during the week of the tournament except for Tuesday and Wednesday.
Matches are scheduled to start on Monday, April 3, 2017, with the finals being held on Saturday, April 8, 2017.
Accommodations have been arranged at the Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park at 1405 St. Matthews Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3G 0K5. The rates start at $119.00 + taxes (18.25%) in Canadian funds. Click here for a map. The hotel is quite close to the Tournament Venue, and there are several restaurants and a mall nearby.
Extremely limited paid parking is available at Red River College. For your convenience, a shuttle service is offered between Canad Inns Destination Centre, Polo Park and Red River College, 2055 Notre Dame Ave. Shuttle vans are provided courtesy of Birchwood Automotive Group, and will depart the Canad Inns Destination Centre from directly in front of the hotel lobby. Shuttle vans will depart Red River College from the parking lot near the front main entrance loop (see the map on page 17 of your Program Guide when you receive it).
Sunday, April 2, 2017
Approximately every 15 minutes from 11:30 am to 5:30 pm.
Monday, April 3, 2017 to Saturday, April 8, 2017
Approximately every 15 minutes from 7:30 am till the end of the last match of the day.
Shuttle Service Contact/Phone: Lisa/204-781-8389
If you wish to rent your own vehicle, you can use the Hertz discount (CDP) number of 2120001 for your booking. For reservations, please visit hertz.com (http://hertz.com) or call 1-800-654-8216.