STBA Under 15 Tournaments
Be part of the team representing Tasmania at national championships
2018 Val Nesbitt Trophy and Australian Under 15 Championships
This is Australia's newest national event with the first tournament being hosted in 2005. The format is similar to the other national tournaments with a team's competition followed by an individual Under 15 championships. Under 15 Teams from Oceania and BWF Member countries are able to be invited to this national tournament and in 2005, 2006 and 2007 a team from Singapore entered the competition.
- Competition dates: Friday 28 September to 4 October 2018.
- Venue: Abbotsleigh Girls Sports Stadium, 1666 Pacific Hwy, Wahroonga, NSW 2076
- Championship information: http://www.badminton.org.au/events/australian-under-15-championships
- The team shall consist of 3 boys and 3 girls.
- To be eligible to an entrant must be under 15 years of age on 31st December 2018.
- Selection trials for the Tasmanian team shall be held on Sunday 1 July 2018 at the STBA Centre, 101 Cascade Road, South Hobart.
- The Tasmanian team shall be leaving Hobart on the 27 September 2018 and returning on the 5 October 2018.
- Accommodation for 6 players and 3 officials (Coach, Manager and Umpire) will be booked nearby to the badminton stadium in Wahroonga.
- Costs for flights, accommodation and team transport will be invoiced out with players also required to contribute to official travel costs of the team officials.
- A meeting will be held after selection trials to provide forms and discuss all available information (parents welcome).
- Nibbles to follow games, drinks available to purchase from the bar.
- 7pm Dinner at local pub, please indicate on entry if you are interested.
Nominations close 27th June 2018
After the nomination close date, please consider joining our Junior Training Squad to participate in skills building training.
Training dates are listed on the Junior Training Squad page.