Badminton can be played indoors and outdoors for leisure and fun. However, it’s not possible to play competitive Badminton outside due to a few factors. The shuttlecock is a light projectile so playing outside with any wind will become impossible.
Then, why badminton game can be played outside or in the field?
Unfortunately, badminton is an indoor sport at the moment. There are no heavier shuttles where you can buy. If you add weight to the shuttlecock, it will probably not fly. So there is really no way to enjoy a professional game of badminton outdoors.
Also to know is, is badminton an outdoor recreational activity?
Badminton is also played outdoors as a casual recreational activity, often as a garden or beach game. Since 1992, badminton has been an Olympic sport with five events: men’s and women’s singles, men’s and women’s doubles, and mixed doubles, in which each pair is a man and a woman.
Can you play badminton without net?
Crossminton (previously known as Speed Badminton) is a racket game that combines elements from different sports like badminton, squash and tennis. It is played without any net and has no prescribed playground, so it can be executed on tennis courts, streets, beaches, fields or gyms.
The research also found that the sport could be beneficial to adults who spend too much time working in front of a computer screen, and that badminton’s effect in strengthening eye muscles showed some impressive results. Like other racquet sports such as tennis, badminton is great to play outdoors in the summertime.
Badminton is often played as a casual outdoor activity in a yard or on a beach; formal games are played on a rectangular indoor court. Points are scored by striking the shuttlecock with the racquet and landing it within the opposing side’s half of the court.
- A match consists of the best of three games of 21 points.
- The player/pair winning a rally adds a point to its score.
- At 20-all, the player/pair which first gains a 2-point lead wins that game.
- At 29-all, the side scoring the 30th point wins that game.
- The player/pair winning a game serves first in the next game.
The BWF recommends that AirBadminton should be played with wind speeds of up to 12kph. The AirShuttle is impacted much more in wind speeds of 11kph compared to 6kph.
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