We are sending a reminder that online registration for the Badminton Europe U17 circuit tournament “Victor Latvia U17 International 2023” which will take place in Liepāja, Latvia, from April 14 to 16, will close next week, Tuesday, March 14. We remind that for the European Badminton U17 circuit tournament only national federations can apply online, while applying for U13, U15 and U21 (Challenge Cup) and the team tournament can be done by e-mail.
>>> See the tournament’s online application page
Liepāja is a port city on the Baltic Sea, there is a daily ferry from the German city of Travemunde. 100 km away are the ports of Ventspils and Klaipėda with regular ferry services to the Swedish ports of Stockholm and Karlskrona, as well as the German port of Kiel. We can also offer discounts for those who want to use the “Stena Line” ferry company. Combine the tournament with a sea trip!
>>> More info about “Stenla line” offer by sending an e-mail!
Liepāja is located 200 km from Riga Airport, while Liepāja Airport currently serves only private flights. We will offer paid transport to the participants arriving at Riga airport or help them use public transport easily. We will also offer a convenient electric car rental service Fiqsy – only 47 euros per day, including free charging in Riga and Liepāja.
>>> More info about e-car rental by sending an e-mail!
Simultaneously with the Badminton Europe U17 circuit tournament, the U13, U15 and U21 tournaments will also be held. The U21 tournament will be a Challenge cup, where the players of the U17 tournament who will have lost the right to play on Sunday, April 16, will also be able to participate. Players can play in U17, U15 and U13 tournaments at the same time, but players cannot play U13 and U15 in the same discipline at the same time.
It will be possible to apply for the U21 tournament until Saturday, April 15, 15 minutes after the last U17 tournament. Registration for the U13 and U15 tournament will be until Tuesday, April 11 at 24:00.
There will also be a team tournament in Badminton 100 relay format, where national teams will be able to participate, in case more than 2 boys and 2 girls from the country are registered for the tournament. The team tournament will be held on Friday, April 14, no earlier than 18:00. The tournament is free for teams, but badminton shuttles (Victor Champion No.1) will be provided by the players themselves or the teams. The team will provide the referee with 4 badminton shuttlecocks for each team match.
>>> Information about U13, U15, U21, as well as about the team tournament can be found on the tournament website
We can also offer good alternatives for food, accommodation (not the official hotel, but a cheap student hotel). We can help with the most efficient transport solutions! We are waiting for badminton players, coaches, parents in Liepāja, Latvia!
>>> See the tournament invitation published on the Badminton Europe website
Team of Victor Latvia U17 International 2023
Tournament director Aigars Brečs (+371 29536457)
Tournament referee Kristians Rozenvalds (+371 29546666)