Badminton

Badminton

Sport Overview

Badminton involves using a racket to hit a shuttlecock over a net in the centre of the court. A match consists of three 21-point rally games where the player who wins the rally gets a point regardless of who’s serve it is.

Event

(General Category)

GenderEventGradeAge Categories
TeamMen's Doubles
Women's Doubles
Mixed Doubles
A: Premier35+,40+,45+,50+,55+,60+,65+,70+,75+,80+
B: Competitive
C: Recreational
Individual competitionMenSinglesA: Premier35+,40+,45+,50+,55+,60+,65+,70+,75+,80+
B: Competitive
C: Recreational
DoublesA: Premier
B: Competitive
C: Recreational
WomenSinglesA: Premier
B: Competitive
C: Recreational
DoublesA: Premier
B: Competitive
C: Recreational
MixedDoublesA: Premier
B: Competitive
C: Recreational

*Grade Definitions
A:Premier:For athletes who have participated in national competitions of each country.
B:Competitive:For athletes who have experience of competing at a regional competition.
C:Recreational: For athletes who participate at a non-competitive event as well as social and casual players.
*The age of the youngest player both in a pair(doubles) and in a team shall determine the age category of each competition.
*The age category entered must be either the actual age category or a younger age category.
*The age categories may be integrated depending on the number of applications.

Eligibility

【Age Requirement】
Minimum age is 35 (born on or before 31 December 1986)
In line with the sport-specific rules, an athlete must compete in their designated age group, with your age determined as at 31 December 2021.

Sport News

[Jan 24th,2020]Updated '6 Competition Capacity' and '7 Competition Details' of Sports Information Guide.
[Dec 26th,2019]Updated '8 Events' and '10 Age Requirement' of Sports Information Guide.

Sports Information Guide

Schedule

Sport Discipline May 2021 Venues
14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Badminton                  
Hannaryz Arena
Kyoto Citizen Sports Hall
Shimazu Arena Kyoto

※The above schedule was created based on the information that is current as of June 5th, 2020. It is subject to change due to various circumstances in the future.

Venue

Hannaryz Arena

Location 1 Shinmei-cho Nishikyogoku, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・7minutes walking from Nishi-Kyogoku Sta.
Official Homepage https://www.mizuno.jp/facility/kyoto/kyotokaikan.aspx

Kyoto Citizen Sports Hall

Location 32 Shinmei-cho Nishikyogoku, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・7minutes walking from Nishi-Kyogoku Sta.
Official Homepage https://www.mizuno.jp/facility/kyoto/kyotokaikan.aspx

Shimazu Arena Kyoto

Location Takatsukasa-cho Taishogun, Kita-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・9minutes walking from Emmachi Sta.
Official Homepage http://www.kyoto-furitutaiikukan.jp/

Sport Check-in

The match is called based on the timetable and when the players enter the court, their entries are accepted. If a player does not turn up, he/she is treated as withdrawn from the match.

Nearest Village

Masters Village Kyoto

Location 902 Shimogyo-ku, Higashishiokojicho,Kyoto City
Access Directly connected to JR Kyoto Station
Official Homepage http://www.porta.co.jp/floor

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