By popular vote the event that was the favourite of 2021 is now back for 2022! We are happy to bring WBA Team Relay to you on Friday 3rd June, which once again is proudly supported by Gong Cha Hamilton. All participants will receive a free bubble tea on the day of competition!

Join this fun and exciting event which welcomes players of any ability! Enter as an individual, meet new people and play as a team!

Designed as a competition for all skill levels, you enter as an individual and get assigned to a team. This year there will be separate Junior and Senior events. Participants aged 8-18 to play in the Junior Event and those aged 16+ to play in the Senior Event. Players between the ages of 16-18 may choose which event to play in. A grade Junior players may play in the Senior event.

Date: Friday 3 June 2022
Time: Juniors 4pm-7pm (8-18yrs)
Seniors: 7pm-10pm (16yrs+)

Venue: Eastlink Badminton Stadium
Cost: $10 per person (players will be assigned to a team)
Entry AND Payment Due by: 11.59pm Sunday 29 May 2022

Enter here: https://bit.ly/WBATeamRelay2022

Account Number 03-1555-0090702-000 (record “Name + Relay” as reference)
No late entries will be accepted, and an additional fee will be applicable on late payments.
Contact: events@waikatobadminton.co.nz

Tie Format:

  • Doubles #3
  • Singles #3
  • Doubles #2
  • Singles #2
  • Doubles #1
  • Singles #1

Regulations:

  • Each player to play a minimum of 1 game and a maximum of 2 games per tie round.
  • The same partners cannot play two doubles matches as a pair.
  • Games are played with an accumulative team score with the aim to reach 66 points before the other team. Doubles #3 plays to 11, Singles #3 plays to 22, Doubles #2 plays to 33, so on and so forth until Singles #1 plays to 66. Scores are carried over from previous game.