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TEAM ONTARIO – CANADA GAMES

Regional teams are selected through tournaments held by each District for the Ontario Games. These games are held every two years with the next games in WINTER of 2020. Please contact your District Representative to find out more about your Regional Team.

Quick Info on the 2020 Ontario Winter Games

1.       GENERAL EVENT INFO
·         Location: Georgian College Athletics, located at 1 Georgian Dr, Barrie, ON L4M 3X9
·         Dates: February 28 – March, 2020
·         Accommodations:  All athletes, coaches, managers, and officials will be put up in a host hotel for the duration of the Games, more information to be announced
·         Registration: All teams must register and pick up their accreditation and packages, time and location to be announced.
·         Transportation: Transportation from the host hotel to the games venue will be provided on each day of competition.  Transportation schedule will be circulated.  All teams must ensure they are on this bus.  Failure to board the bus would result in the athletes finding their own way to the games venue.  It is the responsibility of each team to find transportation to and from the games from their home city.
·         Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be provided on competition days.  Finalized schedule will be available closer to the games.
·         Competition schedule:  Finalized schedule will be available closer to the games.

2.       ELIGIBILITY & ROSTER RULES DURING COMPETITION
·         All Teams main roster shall be comprised of five (5) males and five (5) females; one male and female alternative shall be listed on the roster.
·         All teams shall have a Coach (Minimum NCCP Provincial Coach Status) and team Manager; alternating genders.
·         All participating athletes must be a member in good standing and hold a valid 19.20 season athlete Membership.
·         Age qualification of athletes will be classified as U19 under the Badminton Ontario age eligibility guidelines.
o   Athlete eligibility for the 19.20 season is as follows:
o   U15: born in 2006 or later
o   U17: born in 2004 or later
o   U19: born in 2002 or later
·         Any U19 athletes selected by Badminton Canada to represent Canada in any “external” multi-national event (e.g. World Junior Championships, Junior Pan-Am Championships etc.) whether or not they actually attend the event are ineligible to participate in the 2020 OWG. In the case of any U15/U17 athlete selected as above, each District is permitted to make their own decision on eligibility.
·         All teams must submit their roster 60 minutes before the next tie.
·         Each tie will consist of seven (7) matches:
o   1 x boys singles
o   1 x girls singles
o   2 x boys doubles
o   2 x girls doubles
o   1 x mixed doubles
·         In each tie, all athletes must be listed in at least one event and a maximum of two events.
·         In each tie, a team must win a minimum of five (4) matches to win the tie.
·         Order of events will be determined by the Referee.

*Official Ontario Winter Games websitehttps://www.orillia2020.ca/en/index.aspx

Results of the 2018 Ontario Summer Games:
York District

Ottawa & District

Toronto & District

Results of the 2016 Ontario Summer Games:
Ottawa & District

Toronto & District

York District

Results of the 2014 Ontario Winter Games:
Ottawa & District
Central Ontario
Toronto & District Team 1