Competitions

General Information

At the STBA we offer many types of competitions throughout the year, including both rosters and tournaments. We offer shorter rosters, known as Lightning rosters, as well as traditional pennant style rosters, which typically run for approximately 12 weeks. 

 

Summer Lightning Roster⚡

When

A four week competition, commencing on the week of the 22nd of November and concluding the week of the 13th of December.

All games will start at 7:30pm and will be timeboxed to 9:30pm. 

Cost

– $40 entry fee

– Players must provide their own shuttles each week, usually 1 or 2 shuttles.

What night would I play?

1) Combined open doubles – lower grades played out on Monday and higher grades on Tuesday evenings; players may be required to switch nights depending on wins and losses as part of the lightning roster format. 

2) Ladies only doubles – played out on Wednesday evenings.

3) Juniors only doubles – also played out on Wednesday evenings (for players aged 18 years old and younger).

3) Combined open singles – played out on Thursday evenings.

4) Paired Doubles – played out on a Sunday evening. Players will play with a partner of their choice for the duration of the roster. Players will record their partner’s name on this form. Entries will not be accepted until both players have completed this form. There is no limitation on who can be a player’s partner (i.e. M/F, F/F or M/F).