ISO Tournaments - postponed until further notice

Information

ISO Spring 2020 tournament will be postponed until further notice. We will be in touch once the situation is clear. If you have paid, please bear with us and do not email or request refund yet. Given the amount of admin, we likely simply apply your payment to any future events/sessions that ISO is hosting.

(Please ignore tournament information below for now)
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ISO Tournament – Sponsored by iBadds & Chaopai – an event to gather badminton friends together for some good games and fun!

  • Free gifts for everyone
  • Big Cash Bonus for A1 Gold/Silver/Bronze winners (S/MD/XD/WD), as well as A2&B Gold winners
  • Free entry for A category gold winners of ISO Sept 2019 tournament (see note)
  • 4 days long tournaments during 2 weekends 25 & 26 April, then 2 & 3 May 2020
  • Location: Kensington Aldridge Academy (KAA), Latimer Road Station, W10 6EX

Note: if you won mens doubles A in Sept 2019, then entry for mens A is free accordingly.

Please can you also forward the link to your friends, club members or anyone might be interested. thanks for your help in advance.

Categories & Dates

Entries will be very limited for each category due to court/time restriction, please enter and pay ASAP – first come, first serve!

We reserve rights to move your entries to more suitable levels if some category is oversubscribed, but will inform you in advance.

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Play order – tbc:

Saturday 25th April 2020 (2-9pm):

  • B2: High Intermediate players (S/MD/WD/XD)

Sunday 26th April 2020 (1.30-8.30pm):

  • A1: County & Advanced Players (S/MD/WD/XD)

Saturday 2nd May 2020 (2-9pm):

  • C: Social & Intermediate Players (S/MD/WD/XD)

Sunday 3rd May 2020 (1.30-8.30pm):

  • B1&A2 combined: High Intermediate & Advanced Players (S/MD/WD/XD)

Please note that B1 & B2, A1 & A2 are same level, just separate into two days due to limited court hours per day. Players are welcome to play either or both days.

No limit on how many categories you can play, however please do consider appropriate level and your fitness if enter multi-categories.

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Level explanation:
A: MD is equivalent to Middlesex div 1-3, WD to div 1 & higher end div 2 standard
B: MD is equivalent to Middlesex div 4-5, WD to div 2 & higher end div 3 standard

Cash Bonus and Prize

  • Cash Bonus set for winners of A1 category:
    Gold winners: £100 per pair (£50 for singles)
    Silver winners: £40 per pair (£20 for singles)
    Bronze winners: £30 per pair (£15 for singles)
  • Cash Bonus set for Gold Winners of B2, B1&A2 combined categories:
    Gold winners only: £30 per pair (£15 for singles)

Medals & other prize are set for all categories.

Games Format

Doubles: plan 5 pairs per group; top 2 pairs each group to 2nd round;

Singles: plan 4/5 players per group; top 2 players each group to 2nd round.

Shuttles: use good quality iBadds/Chaopai feather shuttles – http://ebadders.com/shop/

Entry Fees & Payment – Non-refundable but can be transferred to other player

£15 for doubles, £16 for singles. For examples, if enter two doubles: 15+15=£30; if one doubles and one singles: 15+16=£31. (Free gift for every player)

Payment by Bank Transfer:

  • Account Name: ISO Badminton Club
  • Bank: HSBC
  • Sort Code 40-01-06
  • Account number: 02714124
  • Reference: full name for you or who you are paying for

Registration & How it works on eBadders

ENTRY CLOSING DATE: Sunday 19th April 2020 for 25th/26th April weekend; Sunday 26th April 2020 for 2nd/3rd May weekend (will close early when full as spots are limited!)

Please note entries are only reserved when payments received. First come, first serve.
The tournament is very popular, so please apply ASAP to avoid disappointment!
Tournament Rules and groupings will be announced 2 days before the event.

If you are looking for a partner, please make the payment only if the partner found (by yourself or us);
If you are applying for a CLOSED category, the system will put you on waitlist. Please make the payment only if we can find you a place.

You will receive a system generated email once you registered, but your spot is not reserved at this stage. It will be only reserved once we received payments from both you and your partner – you will receive another system generated email confirming your spot. Therefore if you have paid but you partner have not, we will not confirm receipt. In this case, please do liaise with your partner.

Contact Details

Please text Sophy on 0791 260 2688 or email to
sophy.yu@hotmail.com

For more details, please visit our meetup site:
http://www.meetup.com/isobaddies/

Location

Kensington Aldridge Academy (KAA)
1 Silchester Road, London W10 6EX

Free off-street parking available;
Direction: Turn left from Latimer Road Station then SHARP left again through Station Walk straight to the big gate under bridge, press the buzzer, then tell Grenfell Tower Security that you come for badminton. Only 1 minute walk from station.

Registration Form

Please complete the form below for each category you want to enter. (e.g. you need to submit two forms if you enter two categories). We will keep you informed by email. If you enter your partner details, your partner doesn't need to fill in this form. If you see 'CLOSED' in front of a category name, it means it is full. If you apply for a CLOSED category you will be put on a waiting list.