President of Kharkiv Badminton Federation
_____________ G.A. Makhnovskiy
Director of Department on Family, Youth and Sports Issues of Kharkiv Region State Administration
_____________ D.I. Perepelitsa
on conducting the All-Ukrainian Badminton Competition “Independence Cup”
1. AIM and TASKS
- Popularization and further badminton development;
- Identification of the best badminton players;
- Acquaintance with the Kharkiv history by tournament participants.
2. DATES and PLACE
The competitions are held in the sports hall of the School of Highest Sportsmanship (5-a Dynamivska Str., tel.: 702-16-84) in Kharkiv on the 21st – 24th of August 2013.
Arrival date – 21 August 2013. Referees’ meeting – 21 August at 12 a.m. Tournament opening – 21 August at 2 p.m. Tournament close – 24 August at 3 p.m.
3. TERMS of TOURNAMENT CONDUCTION
The competitions are individual, they are held in all five categories among men and women, in singles till two fails, in doubles till one fail. In singles main round 32 best men and 32 best women are allowed to participate (24 players according to the World and Ukrainian rankings and 8 players from qualification round arranged according to the Olympic system). In doubles matches are arranged according to the Olympic system, and the first place is played. In the tournament feather shuttlecocks are used. The Organizing Committee provides an opportunity to buy shuttlecocks. Registration fees are paid according to the Ukrainian Badminton Federation’s regulations.
4. FINANCIAL EXPENDITURES
The Department on Family, Youth and Sports Issues of Kharkiv Region State Administration pays for the rent of the sports hall, referees and umpires meals, medals for winners. The Department on Physical Culture and Sports Issues of Kharkiv City Council pays for diplomas and cups for winners. Transportation, accommodation and meals for participants should be provided from their own organizations budgets.
Players who take 1-3 places in men’s and women’s singles or 1-2 places in doubles get medals, cups, diplomas and gifts.
Preliminary applications should be submitted to referee body before 5 August 2013. Deadline for submitting prescribed applications is 21 August 2013, 1 p.m.
The governance of the tournament is provided by the Department on Family, Youth and Sports Issues of Kharkiv Region State Administration together with the Ukrainian Badminton Federation and the Kharkiv Badminton Federation.
Phone for inquiring: +38050-140-88-75 Golovkina Natalia,
These Regulations are the official invitation to the tournament.