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Nominate a para-badminton player for the Athletes’ Commission
Date: 8/13/2019 9:57 AM
Published by : Rasmus Bech(BEC)

It is time to nominate for a spot in the Badminton Europe Athletes´ Commission.

The BEC Athletes’ Commission consists of four members. The nomination of this spot is for a para-badminton player. The role of the BEC Athletes´ Commission is to act as the link between active European badminton players, European para-badminton players and the BEC Board of Directors and Commissions.  The successful candidate will be a member in both the BEC Athletes´ Commission and the Para-Badminton Commission.


To nominate

  • Nominations can be made by an Eligible Player or in agreement with the Eligible Player, by his/her Member Association
  • A nomination must be accompanied by a photograph and short biography of the nominee and the reasons why that player seeks election to the BEC Athletes’ Commission
  • Nominated players agree that their photo and biography be sent to BEC Member Associations and published on BEC website and social media
  • Email the above to the BEC General Secretary, Brian Agerbak at brian.agerbak@badmintoneurope.com by Tuesday 13th August 2019 at 12.00 CET
  • The list and information of the eligible nominees will be published on Wednesday 14th August 2019


To elect

  • Eligible players may only vote once (if more votes are received from one player all votes will be considered void)
  • E-mail voting will start on Thursday 15th August 2019 and end on Wednesday 21st August 2019 at 23.59 CET
  • To vote send e-mail to players@badmintoneurope.com and stipulate the player you wish to vote for (remember to attach passport front page for identification) 
  • Physical voting will be possible on Thursday, 22nd August 2019 from 10:00 to 13:00 at St. Jakobshalle in Basel at the information desk at the entrance


To be eligible for election to the BEC Athletes Commission, an “Eligible Player” must:

• be representing a Member Association of BEC and be in good standing with his or her Member Association; and

• be at least 18 years of age and must not have been sanctioned for a doping or a betting, wagering or irregular match offence during his or her sports career; and

• be an active player, where an active player is defined as:

- A player who is present on the World Ranking List at the time of his or her election; and/or

- A player who has participated in any of the latest European Para-Badminton Championships, Para-Badminton World Championships


To read more about the Election Procedure, click here.


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