Welcome to Open Nordic Senior Championships 2013, Tønsberg, Norway
The Norwegian Badminton Association Veteran Committee is happy to wish you welcome to Tønsberg, to join the 2nd ONSC. As you know the 1st where arranged in Espoo, near Helsinki in Finland two years ago.
The draw is now published on Tournementsoftware: The draw
115 players from Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Estonia and Scotland will come. 268 matches are scheduled.
The arena will be as announced before, Slagenhallen, which is situated in Trimveien, address 3151, Tolvsrød.
The distance from the Quality Hotel Klubben in Tønsberg is 4 km. The address for the hotel is Nedre Langgate 49, 3126 Tønsberg, and phone no. is +47 33 35 97 00.
The tournament will start 5 pm on Friday 18th. We have 14 courts available.
We will have a team managers meeting at 4.30 to give information about the latest changes. Please give the tournament director Kirsten Gulbrandsen all information by email about withdrawals as soon as possible.
The shuttlecocks that are to be used is Forxa VIP FZ, which should be provided by the players. Shuttlecocks are not included in the starting fee. Shuttlecocks could be bought in the kiosk in the hall for 25€, NOK 200.
There will be no umpires or counters on the courts. We will hope that you all will be helpful to assist players with counting.
There will be a party Saturday evening, where everyone is going. The price is NOK 395. Drinks are not included.
Helge N Hansen
The Norwegian Badminton Association Veteran Committee