Tournament

Major Ranking Tournaments

Sr No Date Championship / Event Venue Host / Affiliated Club
1 February 2019 Dates to be announced Major Ranking – Juniors (U17 / 19) To be announced To be announced

League Team Championships / Events

Sr No Date Championship / Event Venue Host / Affiliated Club
1 February 2019 Dates to be announced Sub Junior Badminton League Peddem Stamina Sports Club
2 February 2019 Dates to be announced Junior Badminton league Sanquelim Sanquelim Shuttlers
3 February 2019 Dates to be announced Senior Badminton League Peddem / Panjim Clube Tennis De Gaspar Dias
4 February 2019 Dates to be announced Goa Badminton Convention
Children and Women’s Badminton festival
Peddem Rotary Club of Mapusa
Whirlwinds
5 March 2019 Dates to be announced Veterans Masters Badminton League Ponda Veteran’s Badminton Association /
Ponda Badminton Club

Taluka / District / Festival Tournaments

Sr No Date Championship / Event Venue Host / Affiliated Club
1 February 2019 Dates to be announced Taluka and District Level Tournaments (North & South Goa) All Centres - North / South District Associations
- Margao Shuttlers Club
- Panjim Smashers Club
- Antruz Arts & Sports Academy
- Don Bosco Oratory Sports & Cultural Club
- Others

Coaching & Preparatory Camps (Conducted by GBA)

Sr No Date Events Venue
1 Jan 28 to February 9, 2019 Preparatory Camps for Senior Nationals Ponda / Quepem
2 February to March Beginners and Advanced Coaching Camps
(For Beginners & Intermediate Players)
Various Centres

Other Events

Sr No Date Events Venue
1 February 2019 Dates to be announced Interaction with Parents Peddem
2 March 2019 Dates to be announced Refresher Courses for Coaches / Officials Margao
3 March 2019 Dates to be announced Certification Course for Preliminary coaches Margao
4 March 2019 Dates to be announced Certification Course for Umpires / Referees Peddem / Margao
5 March 2019 Dates to be announced Ponda Badminton Festival Ponda

National Events

Sr No Date Events Venue
1 January 28 to February 3, 2019 43rd Indian Masters (Veteran) Badminton Championships (35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+) Peddem, Mapusa, Goa

General Guidelines:

  1. The proposed events calendar is subject to change from time to time. Kindly refer to our website www.goabadminton.com or Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/goabadminton for changes and updates, if any.
  2. Only players registered with GBA will be allowed to participate at all official recognised events or be eligible for selections for the State Badminton Teams.
  3. Registration Fees of Rs 200/- to be paid by each player and will be valid for 2018-19 season.
  4. Players must submit copy of Birth certificate for U10/U13/15/17/19 and Birth certificate or Driving License or Passport copy for Men, Women and Veteran Events along with Registration forms.
  5. Players participating in Ranking Tournaments and reaching quarters and above will receive Ranking points. Ranking Points will be one of the criteria for selection of probables for Goa Teams for West Zone/ Nationals but it shall not be the sole criteria. Selection committee appointed by GBA may invite exceptional players for the probables camp who may have missed participating in Ranking Tournaments due to their participation in outstation tourneys, coaching camps, injury or other unforeseen circumstances and who have accumulated lesser points due to such non participation.
  6. Disciplinary Guidelines available for download at www.tinyurl.com/gbadiscipline and Selection Criteria available at www.tinyurl.com/gbaselections
  7. For complete set of guidelines formulated by the GBA, kindly contact Mr. Sandeep Heble, Hon. Secretary, GBA (9326129171) or by Email: gbagoaonline@gmail.com.
  8. Registration forms along with Registration Fee to be submitted to Sandeep Heble, Hon. Secretary or at Oasis Petrol Pump, near Don Bosco High School, Panaji.
  9. Participants must submit their entry by SMS to 7745090470 or email: gbagoaonline@gmail.com or online submission at http://tinyurl.com/gbaentry 3 days in advance before the start of each tournament.
  10. Draws, schedules and updates will be available at https://www.facebook.com/goabadminton
  11. For Calendar of National Events and outstation tournaments, kindly refer to Badminton Association of India’s website http://www.badmintonindia.org/
  12. Decisions taken by GBA Managing Committee shall be final and binding.

Venues:

Panaji – Indoor Stadium, Campal, Panaji
Margao – Multipurpose Hall, Fatorda, Margao
Ponda - Multipurpose Hall, Ponda
Mapusa – Sports Complex, Peddem, Mapusa
Mormugao – Deepvihar School, Headland Sada
Sanquelim – Multipirpose Hall, Sanquelim
Quepem – Multipurpose Hall, Quepem
Cuncolim – Multipurpose Hall, Cuncolim
Categories in Sub – Juniors
Boys / Girls Under 13 / 15 Singles & Doubles
Categories in Juniors
Boys / Girls Under 17 / 19 Singles & Doubles & Under 19 Mixed Doubles
Categories in Seniors
Men’s / Women’s Singles & Doubles & Mixed Doubles
Categories in Veterans Masters
As per proposed categories mentioned.