WBF REVISED ELIGIBILITY GUIDELINES – 2020December 16, 2019
WBF has issued new guidelines for representing NBO’s at World Championships to those who have migrated from other countries.
On 2nd December at the meetings held in San Francisco, the WBF Management Committee unanimously approved the new WBF Eligibility Code and Bona Fide Residency Criteria to come into effect from 3 December.
Links to these documents and other Eligibility Regulations can be found by clicking here
FOR JUNIORS the guidelines are as under:
Eligibility: In addition to the other requirements requested by the Eligibility Code and Rules & Regulations, each player in the Under 31 Series must have been born on or after 1st January 1990 in the Under 26 Open & Women Series must have been born on or after 1 st January 1995, in the Under 21 Series must have been born on or after 1 st January 2000 and those in the Under 16 Series must have been born on or after 1st January 2005.