BC Junior B Circuit Tournaments

2018-2019 Badminton BC Junior B Schedule

DATE TOURNAMENT NAME VENUE/LOCATION
ISLAND REGION    

January 18-20, 2019

BC Junior B Circuit ISL #1 - 2018 Island Junior B

Victoria, BC

February 1-3, 2019 BC Junior B Circuit ISL - CANCELLED  

March 2nd, 2019

BC Junior B Circuit ISL #2

Nanaimo, BC

NORTH EAST REGION    
November 9-11, 2018 BC Junior B Circuit NE #1 - 2018 Kamloops Junior B Kamloops, BC
March 1-3, 2019 BC Junior B Circuit NE #2 - 2019 Kelowna Junior B  Kelowna, BC
April 12-14, 2019 BC Junior B Circuit NE #3 - 2019 North Central Junior B Prince George, BC
LOWER MAINLAND REGION    
September 28-30, 2018 BC Junior B Circuit LM #1 - 2019 Hollyburn Junior B Hollyburn Country Club
December 14-16, 2018 CANCELLED BC Junior B Circuit LM - CANCELLED  
February 22-24, 2019 BC Junior B Circuit LM #2 - 2019 Hollyburn Junior B 2.0 West Vancouver, BC
JUNIOR B PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP    
April 26-28, 2019 2019 Junior B Provincial Championship Richmond, BC

 

 

Eligibility Criteria for Junior B Provincial Championships

UPDATED APRIL 1st, 2019

The online registration for 2019 Junior B Provincials, to be held in Richmond, BC April 26-28th, 2019 at Richmond Pro Badminton Centre, is now open.

 
Below describes who is eligible to participate and who is NOT eligible to participate in the 2019 BC Junior B Provincial Championships.
 
DEADLINE TO ENTER: April 18th, 2019
 
ELIGIBLE PARTICIPANTS
If you have already participated in one of the events below:
  • BC Jr B Lower Mainland Circuit #1 - 2018 Hollyburn Junior B
  • BC Jr B Lower Mainland Circuit #2 - 2019 Hollyburn Junior B 2.0
  • BC Jr B North East Circuit #1 - 2018 Kamloops Junior B
  • BC Jr B North East Circuit #2 - 2019 Kelowna Junior B
  • BC Jr B Island Circuit #1 - 2019 Island Junior B
  • BC Jr B Island Circuit #2 - 2019 Nanaimo Junior B
If you have not yet played in any of the above then you STILL HAVE A CHANCE TO QUALIFY by entering into:
  • APR 12-14, 2019 - BC Jr B North East Circuit #3 - 2019 North Central Junior B | Prince George (online entry here)
 
INELIGIBLE PARTICIPANTS
Players are ineligible to play Junior B Provincials for one or more of the reasons below:
  1. Those who have not participated in at least one BC Junior B circuit event  
  2. Those players who are ranked in the top 8 in singles, will not be eligible to participate in singles
  3. Exception for U13 players that reached the singles semi-final of the 2019 BC Junior A Provincial Championship can play up in U15 singles
  4. Those players who are top 8 in doubles or mixed doubles will have to play one age group up and cannot be partnered with someone else in the top 8

 

REVISED FEBRUARY 4th, 2019

Following a Competition Committee meeting at the end of January 2019 the committee has decided to reduce the number of Junior B Circuit events required to participate in the 2019 BC Junior B Provincial Championship.
 
As of February 4th, 2019 players will only need to have played in ONE (1) BC Junior B Circuit event this season.
 
If you have already played in one of the events below, you are ALREADY ELIGIBLE to participate in the 2019 BC Junior B Provincials:
  • BC Jr B Lower Mainland Circuit #1 - 2018 Hollyburn Junior B
  • BC Jr B North East Circuit #1 - 2018 Kamloops Junior B
  • BC Jr B Island Circuit #1 - 2019 Island Junior B
If you have not yet played in any of the above then you STILL HAVE A CHANCE TO QUALIFY by entering into one or more of the following below:
 
Players are Ineligible to play Junior B Provincials for one or more of the reasons below and based on results following the BC Junior A Circuit #6  held on March 15-17, 2019
  1. Those who have not participated in at least one BC Junior B circuit event.  
  2. Those players who are ranked in the top 8 in singles, will not be eligible to participate in singles.
  3. Exception for U13 players that reached the singles semi-final of the 2019 BC Junior A Provincial Championship can play up in U15 singles
  4. Those players who are top 8 in doubles or mixed doubles will have to play one age group up and cannot be partnered with someone else in the top 8.
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As of June 1, 2018, Junior B players wanting to participate in the Junior B Provincials must participate at a minimum of 3 events preferably within their region to support their development.  Those players that participate in a Junior B event outside of their region, will count as two circuit events.  We are piloting this for the 2018-2019 season. 

 

Badminton BC Membership

1) All participants of Badminton BC Junior B Circuit events and the 2019 BC Junior B Provincial Championship must be current members in good standing with Badminton BC.

2) As Circuit Events are provincially rated, at the time of event registration participants must:

  • be at a minimum a current Recreational Member of Badminton BC.

3) Any invalid or not current Badminton BC membership will prohibit entry to the event at the point of registration.