Badminton Association of Serbia, under the patronage of Badminton Europe Confederation (BEC), Serbian Ministry of Youth and Sports, City of Novi Sad, Sport and Youth of Vojvodina, Touristic Organization and Museum of Novi Sad, is organizing two significant events SERBIAN U17 INTERNATIONAL & SERBIAN YOUTH INTERNATIONAL NOVI SAD 2016 which are presented in BEC Junior Calendar 2016.
SERBIAN U17 INTERNATIONAL NOVI SAD 2016 is a part of Badminton Europe Confederation U17 Circuit. It will held from 17th to 19th of June in Novi Sad, secong biggest city in Serbia. The players (born 2000 and younger) will compete in MS, WS, MD, WD and XD according to BEC U17 Circuit Regulations.
SERBIAN YOUTH INTERNATIONAL NOVI SAD 2016 is a prestigious international youth competition which will be held from 16th to 19th of June. Young competitors U9 (2008 and younger), U11 (2006 and younger), U13 (2004 and younger) and U15 (2002 and younger) will be compete in singles and doubles (no mixed doubles). The Schedule / Draw will be made according the national rankings of competitors. First part of the competition in each category will consist of group matches. Second part will be played according to knockout system. Two semifinalists will receive bronze medals. Last year this tournament gathered 167 competitors from 16 countries and 3 continents.
Very well equipped Sports Center Slana Bara – Klisa in Novi Sad will be the official sport venue for both international competitions.
The organization of this significant international tournaments has supported by: Olympic Committee of Serbia, Sports Association of Serbia, University Sports Association of Serbia, Serbian Institute for Sports and Anti-doping Agency. Official sponsors of this tournament are companies: Yonex, Tin Sped, Coca Cola, Zlatiborac etc.
The official web presentations – www.serbianu17international.com and www.serbianyouthinternational.com and FB page – www.facebook.com/serbianyouthinternational will be used for the presentation of the most important and interesting information.