Thornlee Tournament — Competitive badminton tournament in Glasgow's Southside
****Thornlee 2022 will take place between 3 and 21 May 2022. Entires will open early 2022.****
The Thornlee Tournament is an annual tournament in accordance with the rules of Badminton Scotland. The event takes place every year in April and May, providing competitive badminton matches for club members in the Langside Badminton League. The tournament was last held in 2019 as it was cancelled in 2020 and 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Only participating members of the Langside League clubs can participate in Thornlee. You can find information about the Thornlee Tournament by visiting www.langsidebadminton.co.uk/thornlee
The 2022 Thornlee Tournament is scheduled to take place between Tuesday 3 May and Saturday 21 May. Entries will open in early 2022. Dates and venues for the qualifiers will be dependent on the number of entries received for each event. We will confirm these as soon as possible, but have been provisionally scheduled as follows:
- Tuesday 3 May 2022 — Women’s Doubles Qualifiers: Venues TBC
- Thursday 5 May 2022 — Men’s Doubles Qualifiers: Venues TBC
- Tuesday 10 May 2022 — Mixed Doubles Qualifiers: Venues TBC
- Thursday 12 May 2022 — Men’s Singles Qualifiers: Venues TBC
- Tuesday 17 May 2022 — Women’s Singles Qualifiers: Venues TBC
- Thursday 19 May 2022 — Balloted Mixed Doubles Qualifiers: Venues TBC
- Saturday 21 May 2022 — Finals Day: Venue @ Orchardhill Parish Church
The 2022 tournament will see the introduction of a new trophy being presented as part of the event: Player of the Tournament. This will be awarded the the player who has scored the most points during all four of their events.