2nd Arki-Smash badminton tournament slated Jan. 25-26-A A +A
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
THE United Architects of the Philippines-Kadayawan Davao (UAP-KD) will hold its 2nd Arki-Smash Badminton Tournament on January 25 and 26 at the Smash n' Drop, San Pedro Extension, Davao City.
The tournament is open to badminton players all over the country.
Categories to be contested are men's doubles, women's doubles and mixed doubles.
In a phone interview with Sun.Star Davao, UAP-KD committee chairman Chang Alquiza said that a team challenge between Architects Badminton Federation (ABF) players from Luzon and Mindanao will also be expected.
"We are happy that a total of 22 ABF players from Luzon composed of Board of Directors will join the tournament while we expect 10 ABF players from Davao City and one from Cagayan De Oro City," Alquiza said.
Alquiza said that the architects are very excited to play and that they really pushed through with the event following the positive feedbacks they received last year.
She added, "The best thing about this tournament is that a fair leveling of players will be conducted by the organizers."
Registration is pegged at P600 per pair and free t-shirts will be given to the first 100 paid players.
Winners from different categories will receive trophies and cash prizes.
The class B champion will receive P5,000 while the runner-up will get P 2,500. Prizes of P4,000 and P2,000 will be awarded to the champions and runners-up of classes E and F.
Registration is going on. For inquiry, contact Alquiza at mobile number (0933) 721-1822. (MDC)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on January 09, 2014.