MASSBAD SPONSORS ANOTHER FUND RAISER FOR NEPAL

Co-sponsors Boston Badminton (donating the court time) and Boston Open (donating the shuttlecocks) will enable registration dues to support the Nepali drive.
Enjoy the tournament and support a good cause! For more detail, see message from the Tournament Director:
Dear Badminton Friends!
It is with pleasure that we invite you to participate in the 2015 MassBad Nepal Fundraising Badminton Doubles Open Tournament, to be held in Boston Badminton Club, Westborough, MA on Saturday, Sep 26, 2015 and Sunday Sep 27, 2015. Entries close on Thursday, Sep 17, 2015, (23:59 hours EST).
There is no need to be affiliated to USAB to participate in the fundraising tournament.
It is the goal of the Organizing Committee to complete each event within 4 hours of the starting time, however, for the events with more than 16 entries, the semi finals will be held on Sunday, Sep 27.
Estimated starting time
Sat, Sept 26
9:00 am Open MD A/B
10:00 am Open MD C/D
12 noon Open WD A/B C/D
4:00 pm Open XD A/B
4:30 pm Open XD C/D
 
Sun, Sept 27
9:00 am Jr I BD
9:30 am Jr II BD
10:30 am Jr I GD/MX
12 noon All Masters Events
 
Want Pashu as your partner? Win the auction! Here is how it works:
· We are auctioning our Pro Player Pashupati Paneru as a partner in both Men’s Doubles and Mixed Doubles.
· The auction is going to be presided by Bill Davis on Saturday, Sep 26, at 8:50AM
· The minimum fee is the entry fee for one event
· Bidders must already be entered in the event with a partner in order to be eligible to bid
· Payment must be done prior to play, remember, this is for the Nepal fundraising charity.
· The Bidding will be done prior to the tournament start, so we can adjust the draws for the new partner(s) after the winners are announced.
Please also check the Tournament and latest information on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/events/1519228201700971/
2015 MassBad Nepal Fundraising Badminton Doubles Tournament
Dates: Saturday, Sep 26 and Sunday, Sep 27, 2015
Venue: Boston Badminton Club
169 Flanders Rd, Westborough, MA 01581 Phone: 508-329-1710
Entry Fee: $25.00 per participant per event. Players are allowed to participate in maximum of 2 events.
Registration: Please complete registration form online and pay the entry fees via PayPal at:
https://tournamentsoftware.com/sport/tournament.aspx…
Registration Deadline: Thursday, Sep17, 2015 – Entries are not accepted after the deadline
Schedule of Events:
· Saturday, Sep 26, 2015 9:00 am – 7:30 pm MD, WD, XD
· Sunday Sep 27 – 9:00am – 4:00pm Juniors, Masters and continuation of events with more than 16 entries
Please look at the attached flyer for more information.
Please help passing the word. If you can, print and post at your club or venue, and get friends to participate!
 
Tournament Contacts:
Robert Morgenthaler,
Tournament Director
Phone: 978-494-2671
e-mail: rmorgent@yahoo.com

Ravi Paul Katam,
Deputy Tournament Director
Phone: 781-927-8319
e-mail: krbpaul@gmail.com