The 2018/19 Senior Circuit runs between 1st July 2018 and 30th June 2019 and is open to all players, regardless of standard, provided they are a fully affiliated member of Badminton England.
- All of the Senior Circuit tournaments qualify for the national ranking points.
- The higher the standard of circuit tournament, the higher the ranking points and prize money awarded.
- Tournament Committees may restrict entry in the interest of the tournament.
Senior Gold Circuit
The Gold Circuit is aimed at Elite squad players & strong county players. It is made up of 6 tournaments, running through to early May 2018.
Senior Silver Circuit
The Silver Circuit is aimed at county players & strong local league players. It is made up of 23 tournaments, running through to April 2018.
Senior Bronze Circuit
Aimed at strong local league and strong club players, the Bronze Circuits is made up of approximately 20 tournaments, for players graded D and below (including players without a grade).
NEW Tier 4 Circuit
Tier 4 tournaments will provide greater entry level competitive opportunities for club players with a particular focus on players graded F and below and those new to the grading system.