VICTOR Oceania Para Badminton Championships 2022 – Entries Open Now!

Do you want to test your skills on the badminton court and meet new friends from across the Oceania continental region?

Sign up for the VICTOR Oceania Para Badminton Championships in at Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre, 29-31 July 2022.

If you are new to international badminton competitions, you can also get formally classified for Para Badminton on Thursday 28 July.

Please download the Tournament Prospectus (PDF) before submitting your entry online here. Entry for Australian Players close on Tuesday night, 27 June 2022.

Not interested in competing?

If competing isn’t for you, we invite you to be part of the event by volunteering or watching all the matches at Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre or online at the Badminton Oceania YouTube Channel! Let us know if you’re interested in volunteering here.

All Schools Championships returns in 2022!

We are pleased to announce that the Badminton Victoria All Schools Championships will be back in 2022!

The Badminton Victoria All Schools Championships is a Badminton competition open to all schools throughout Victoria regardless of association, status or location. Entries are welcome from players of all ages & abilities and are a great opportunity for kids to experience the fun of competitive Badminton.

Primary Schools Championships – MIXED TEAMS

The Lenny Permana Perpetual Trophy

Secondary Schools Championships – GIRLS TEAMS

The Meredith Prime Perpetual Trophy

Secondary Schools Championships – BOYS TEAMS

The Ken Coleman Perpetual Trophy

About the Competition Divisions:

Open Division: An elite competition for schools who are generally a winner or runner-up on their respective school association competition, have club, state or national level player(s) in their team or are looking for a significantly higher level of competition.

Second Division: For schools wishing to experience a greater level of competition outside their respective school associations or may not have competitive badminton being played in their school association.

Victorians in the spotlight of the 2022 VICTOR Oceania Championships

What an amazing event the 2022 VICTOR Oceania Championships was in recently at Melbourne Sports Centres! We’re very proud of our Victorian players that featured in the Finals of each discipline, representing Australia in some amazing matches.

A big congratulations to Oceania Champions from Victoria:

🥇🥇 Mixed Doubles: Kenneth Choo (2G Sports) and Gronya Somerville (Play Badminton)

🥇 Women’s Doubles: Joyce Choong (2G Sports) and Sylvina Kurniawan (NBC Australia, NSW).

Full results

We also want to thank all our Victorian technical officials and volunteers for contributing their time and effort, and making the event a success!

All the photos from the 2022 VICTOR Oceania Championships

Badminton Oceania was delighted to be able to deliver the Open Individual tournament at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatics Centre. For the first time ever, this edition of the Continental Championships will be awarding prize money to the winners and runners up. Find out more about the 2022 VICTOR Oceania Championships here.

Up next… the 2022 VICTOR Oceania Para Badminton Championships return to Melbourne!

In 2022, we will also welcome back the 2022 VICTOR Oceania Para Badminton Championships to Victoria during 29-31 July 2022 at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatics Centre.

The Tournament Prospectus for prospective competitors can be found on the Badminton Oceania website now: https://badmintonoceania.org/victor-oceania-para-badminton-championships-2022/

Keep your eyes peeled for more information on getting involved as a competitor, technical official or volunteer…

Oceania Individual and Para Badminton Championships return to Melbourne in 2022

VICTOR Oceania Championships, Welcome back to the sporting capital of Australia!

VICTOR Oceania Championships (Open Individual events) taking place from 28 April – 1 May 2022

Despite the cancellation of the Open Men’s and Women’s Team Continental Championships, and the Junior Open and Mixed Team Championships (due to COVID-19), Badminton Oceania is delighted to be able to deliver the Open Individual tournament at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatics Centre. For the first time ever, this edition of the Continental Championships will be awarding prize money to the winners and runners up. Find out more here.

Volunteers wanted! – Be part of the action and support the event through a variety of roles. Sign up here.

VICTOR Oceania Para Badminton Championships also set for return

Badminton Victoria will double up on Continental Championships as the VICTOR Oceania Para Badminton Championships will also return in 2022, slotting into the tournament calendar from 29-31 July 2022, also at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatics Centre. Read more here.

Keep your eyes peeled for more information in getting involved as a competitor, technical official or volunteer…

YONEX Victorian Open, Para badminton Championships is back in 2021!

We welcome back the YONEX Victorian Open, Para badminton Championships in 2021! This year’s edition includes and Junior Under 17 and Under 13 Events to compete alongside our senior competitors.
Come down and watch the action all weekend, 4-5 December 2021 at Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre (MSAC).

SCHEDULE:
Saturday 4th December:
Open up to semi-finals / U17 up to semi-finals

Sunday 5th December:
Open – semis and finals / U17 – semis and finals / Para – all events / U13 – all events
** Schedule is subject to change ** Where a draw has 8 or less entries, its matches will be played on Sunday (Open only).

Player Entry: Closing FRIDAY 26th November https://www.revolutionise.com.au/badmintonvic/events/84580/

Stay tuned for streaming information…

Let’s Play!
The YONEX Victorian Open is our final tournament of the YONEX Elite Series. Thank you YONEX Australia for the support since 2016.

Come ‘N’ Try Para badminton and BBQ at the Altona Badminton Centre

Let’s Play! Badminton is an adaptable game for people of all ages and abilities. Come join the Ability Para Badminton Club and Western Suburbs Badminton Association for a swing!

When: 11 AM – 1 PM, Saturday 4th December 2021
Where: Altona Badminton Centre, Paisley Park Mason Street, Altona North
Ages: Open to all ages! 8 to 80 yrs of age

The BBQ will be grilling snags from 1:00 PM…

For more information contact the club via the below details:
Club Contact: Duke Trench-Thiedeman
Email: abilityprbdmntn.club@gmail.com

Registrations are essential! Use the online form here:
https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=yAWlghAXakqEjiLXRcJh3c0JVT6ls-xGpq-cWxnlMUlURUUyVjI0RkJFSzE4Tk1FWTZRSTMzUjdSTCQlQCN0PWcu

As part of the All Abilities Regional Inclusion Week
https://www.dsr.org.au/post/all-abilities-regional-inclusion-week

Disclaimer
The Regional All Abilities Inclusion Week is a collaboration between Brimbank City Council, Hobsons Bay City Council, Maribyrnong City Council, Melton City Council and Wyndham City Council (‘the Councils’).
The activities listed as part of the Regional All Abilities Inclusion Week Program are offered by individual clubs and providers. To the extent permitted by law, each of the individual councils and clubs accept no liability for any injury, loss, costs or damage whatsoever suffered or incurred in connection with participation in any of the events surrounding the All Abilities Inclusion Week including the Launch event.
Privacy Collection Statement – Hobsons Bay City Council will be collecting the personal information provided on the registration forms. This information will be shared with collaborating councils and the event providers for the purposes of each event and activity, but will not be disclosed to any other external party without your consent, unless required or authorised by law. Personal information can be updated by contacting Council’s Sport and Recreation Development Officer on 1300179 944.

Nominations for BV Awards, Life Membership and Board Directors at the 88th AGM in 2021

We are seeking nominations for Awards, Life Membership and Board Directors to be presented at the 88th Annual General Meeting of Badminton Victoria Inc in April 2021.

Badminton Victoria must receive nominations no later than Monday 29th of March 2021.

For eligibility information and to nominate a person, please visit the links below:

Board Director

Nomination Form:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/6JPGDJC

Life Member

Nomination Form:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JZVW9XH

Distinguished Service Awards

Nomination Form:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/66TYQVH

Service Awards

Nomination Form:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/6Q6CBDN