Competition

British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS)

The Badminton Club supports two teams in the British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) Championship.

The Mixed 1st Team currently competes in the Scottish Tier 1 league and the BUCS Trophy knockout competition, playing against the top universities in Scotland and some high-level English universities.

The Mixed 2nd Team competes in Scottish Tier 3 and the Scottish Conference Cup.

BUCS National Championships

BUCS Nationals takes place in February each year, and sees over 5,000 student athletes travel to Sheffield to compete across eight sports over three days.

The Badminton Championships see the best students in the country compete individually and as a team to earn BUCS points and be crowned national badminton champions. 

Dundee Area Badminton Association (DABA) league

The club also enters a development team in the Dundee Area Badminton Association leagues, and currently competes in the Miller Hendry 2nd Division.

Due to the interruption of all matches, the DABA rankings have been frozen for the current year.

Other competition

Members from the club also take part in the Scottish University Championships and individual national-level Scottish tournaments such as the Scottish National Championships and the Yonex East of Scotland.

The club also runs several in-house tournaments, giving both members and non-members the opportunity to compete, and raise money for the club’s chosen charity SANE.

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