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Tournament Planner / Local Referee Workshop
Category:16 yrs+
City:Red Deer, AB
Entry deadline:2017-09-27

Badminton Alberta executive director Jeff Bell will be hosting a one-day workshop in Red Deer, AB on Saturday, September 30


Workshop Details:

  • Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017
  • Time: 9:00-am - 4:00pm
  • Place: Canada Games Office, 5205 48 Ave, Red Deer T4N 6X3 (Southeast entrance)
  • Cost: All participants must be a member of Badminton Alberta at the $31 (Recreational Adult) level.


Course Conductor:

  • Jeff Bell
  • Tournament Software user since 1999
  • BWF Referee since 2014
  • Most notable referee assignments include 2015 Pan Am Games, 2015 World Junior, 2015 Malaysian Open, 2016 Korean Open, 2017 All-England Championships



Workshop Agenda:

  • 0900am-Noon
    • Role and duties of the tournament referee
    • Entry Form/Prospectus content
    • Timelines
    • Review General Competition Regulations
  • Noon-1:00pm (Lunch & refreshments provided)
  • 1:00-4:00pm
    • Tournament Planner
      • how to download TP software & register a license
      • how to create a new tournament
        • various styles of draws & formats
        • create events & draws
      • how to backup & restore tp files
      • how to amend match times
      • how to modify a draw
      • how to change partners
    • Tournament TV
      • when to use
      • what is required
      • how to setup

Each participant is required to bring their own laptop (Windows 8 or Windows 10), unfortunately Mac IOS is not supported by Tournament Software. Each participant is requested to download the following program - Badminton Tournament Planner in English from the Tournament Software site

To register send your name and contact information to Jeff Bell