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Brentwood, NY, to Host US Open of Badminton

14 Jan, 2014


2014 Yonex US Open Grand Prix Gold International to be offered in July

A Badminton World Federation (BWF) sanctioned Grand Prix Gold series tournament, the 2014 Yonex US Open Badminton Championships will be held in Brentwood, N.Y., July 8-13, 2014.  The tournament will be contested at the Suffolk County Community College, Health Sports and Education Center at Grant Campus Crooked Hill Road in Brentwood.  The event boasts a total prize purse of $120,000.00.

Tournament play will be conducted in men’s singles, women’s singles, men’s doubles, women’s doubles and mixed doubles.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014          Qualifying Rounds      9.00am - 4.00pm
Tuesday, July 8, 2014          Main Draw MS              5.00pm - 10.00 pm
Wednesday, July 9, 2014    Main Draw                    9.00am-  10.00pm
Thursday, July 10, 2014      Second Round             2.00pm – 10.00pm
Friday, July 11, 2014            Quarter-Finals              5.00pm -  10.00pm
Saturday, July 12, 2014       Semi-Finals                  Start at 1.00pm
Sunday, July 13, 2014          Finals                            Start at 1.00pm

The official hotel is the UPSKY Long Island Hotel at 110 Vanderbilt Motor Parkway, Hauppauge, NY 11788.

Starting with the India Grand Prix Gold in January, the Badminton World Federation is launching its latest series of tournaments – the BWF Grand Prix Gold Series – for global television viewing next year. The US Open Grand Prix Gold will be included.

Adding this third level of international events will offer even more badminton viewing for the many fans worldwide who have been devouring the content on BWF’s online channel – www.BadmintonWorld.TV – and via rights-holding broadcasters in countries worldwide.

USA Badminton is the governing body for badminton in the United States. Badminton is an Olympic sport. Learn information on USAB at the website, http://www.teamusa.org/USA-Badminton/USAB

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