Super Smash 2021 Concluded with Historic and Tremendous Success

A HUGE THANK YOU to all 400+ players who participated at this historic tournament! Special thanks to those who travelled out of town from Seattle, Portland, Los Angeles, San Diego, New Jersey, and New York.

Extra “thank you” to those who brought toys and art supplies for the donation drive for Rafael House, and extra donations to ALMS! We are grateful for your generosity.

Special thanks for all the volunteers and helpers. Without you, this event would not be possible.

This is the first time Kiera, our tournament robot, was fully deployed. Over 1000+ matches were played in just 2 days! That is a feat of accomplishment in itself!

Stay tuned and join us next time in Sonic Smash 2022 (Summer 2022).

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A ‘Star of Hope’ charity badminton tournament.

The first ever badminton tournament for all ages including Junior, Open, and Senior events in Northern California.

The tournament will be hosted at the biggest and newest badminton facility in the USA – Synergy Badminton Academy, Fremont, CA.

COVID-19 Update


We revised our COVID-19 policy due to the recent mask mandate from California Department of Public Health.

Contact if you have any question.

Please read our policy for further details.

Donation Drive

Dear participants:

We’re happy to announce that during Super Smash 2021, ALMS will be hosting a donation drive for Raphael House ( for new toys, board games and art supplies. Raphael has been in operation for 50 years and has helped countless children and teens. The items we need for this drive are:
> Toys for kids of all ages
> Art supplies/art kits
> Board games
> Books

We all have a box of crayons that has never been used, or received a gift that your child doesn’t want. All of those are great items to donate! Kindly bring them and Rafael House would be more than happy to accept them for children in need. 

Please donate NEW ITEMS ONLY. Used items are not accepted due to hygienic concern.

Thank you for your generosity.


The first Artificial Intelligence tournament bot in the history of badminton.

3 years in the making. Using RPA and NLG, with 78 sets of rules, Kiera hosts and manages all real time tournament operations.

World debut in Super Smash 2021.


Sponsorship update

Thanks to the generous sponsorship from YouHe USA, all Semi-Finals and Finals matches will be provided with 2 shuttlecocks. This applies to all events that are using the Elimination (bracket) format. Round Robin events and consolation matches are excluded.

General Information

Event Date: 8.14.2021 – 8.15.2021
Early Bird Deadline: 7.11.2021
Final Deadline: 8.8.2021

Venue: Synergy Badminton Academy
Address: 44380 Old Warm Springs Blvd., Fremont, CA 94538

Entry Fee

Early Bird

1st Event: $25
2nd Event+: $14


1st Event: $28
2nd Event+: $16


combined cash + Crystal Trophy
Crystal MedalCrystal Medal
B, C, D, ECrystal TrophyCrystal MedalCrystal Medal
All Other EventsCrystal MedalCrystal MedalCrystal Medal

Free Raffle Ticket

Each registered player will receive free raffle ticket for a chance to win prizes. Please refer to the Raffle section below for more detail.

Already Registered

Enter your confirmation number to check your registration


  • To support the updated COVID-19 policies, portion of the parking lot will be blocked for resting. Players and spectators can use these areas to rest in between matches
  • While majority of the blocked areas will be shaded, there will be some open areas. You are welcome to bring your own tents and utilize the open areas
  • There are no tables or chairs in any of the rest areas. Please bring your own chairs

Rules & Regulations

  • For ALL DOUBLES events, same partner is required if playing in different flights
  • If you have matches on both days, please check-in before your 1st match each day
U9, U11, U13, U15
  • U9 – must be aged 8 or under as of 12/31/2021 – born year 2013, 2014
  • U11 – must be aged 10 or under as of 12/31/2021 – born year 2011, 2012, and later
  • U13 – must be aged 12 or under as of 12/31/2021 – born year 2009, 2010, and later
  • U15 – must be aged 14 or under as of 12/31/2021 – born year 2007, 2008, and later
  • U9, U11, U13, U15 can also participate in all opens events (A, B, C, D, E)
A, B, C, D, E
  • A, B, C, D, E events are open to all ages. Please register according to your skill levels
  • Senior doubles events are combined age
  • Senior 80 can also participate in A, B, C, D, E events
  • Senior 90 can also participate in Senior 80, A, B, C, D, E events
  • Senior 100 can also participate in Senior 90, Senior 80, A, B, C, D, E events
  • Senior 110 can also participate in Senior 100, Senior 90, Senior 80, A, B, C, D, E events
Additional Rules & Regulations


Elimination with Consolation or
Round-Robin (5 entries or less)
*Click on the event code to see the draw

Boys’/Men’s Singles
(Day 1)
Girls’/Women’s Singles
(Day 1)
Mixed Doubles
(Day 1)
Boys’/Men’s Doubles
(Day 2)
Girls’/Women’s Doubles
(Day 2)
U9U9BS (cancelled)U9GS U9BD
CMS Bottom
DMS Bottom
DMD Bottom
Senior 80S80XDS80MDS80WD
Senior 90S90XDS90MDS90WD (cancelled)
Senior 100S100XDS100MDS100WD (cancelled)
Senior 110S110XD
S110WD (cancelled)

Tournament Deal

Victor Master No. 3 Shuttlecock
Speed 77
Tournament Grade
Retail $29

Special Tournament Price:
Pre-Order: $25 (limit 3)
On-Site: $26
** Tax included

Tournament Deal

Malaysian National Team
Dri Fit T-Shirt
100% Polyester
Neon Green/Navy

Special Tournament Price:
On-Site: $23
** Only 6 available: 3M, 3S
** Tax included

Tournament Deal

Malaysian National Team
Dri Fit T-Shirt
100% Polyester

Special Tournament Price:
On-Site: $23
** Limited quantity
** Tax included


We gladly accept volunteer for this event. If you wish to build up your volunteer hours, please sign up. It’ll be a fun experience.

Tasks include score keep/umpire, serve & line judge, photography, setup…etc. Read more and sign up.

Silent Auction

Ends 5pm on the last day of tournament

There are many goodies up for auction. Gift certificates, museum admission packages, rackets,…etc. Don’t miss out this bargain.


  • Each registered player will receive 1 free raffle ticket for each day that they have matches
  • Raffle ticket is good for 1 day only. Players will need to check-in each day to obtain the ticket for that day
  • Additional raffle ticket can be purchased in advance or during the tournament at $2.50 each (Buy 4 get 1 FREE). Purchased ticket is also good for 1 day only
  • In case if the winner has left or is not around the gym at the time of the raffle draw, we’ll contact the winner and arrange pickup or delivery
  • Raffle ticket is not transferable
Raffle – Day 1 @ 5pm
  • Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Gen Heather Gray
  • AMC Black Ticket x2
  • Apple Airpods Ver 2 with Charging Case
  • Victor Face Mask
  • WD Easystore USB 3 1TB Ext HDD
  • Yonex 6 Rackets Bag
Raffle – Day 2 @ 5pm
  • Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K w/Alexa
  • AMC Black Ticket x2
  • Apple Airpods Ver 2 with Charging Case
  • HP DeskJet 2680 Wireless Printer
  • ubiolabs Universal Wireless Charging Stand
  • UE Wonderboom BT Speaker
  • Victor Face Mask
  • Victor Hypernono X 900 D Racket (string not included)


We’ll be taking lunch orders (selected dishes) for A Plus HK Style Café on both days. To get your lunch delivered, please order your food before 11:30am at the tournament desk.

Please note that we’ll only accept cash for all lunch orders as the restaurant do not accept credit cards.

Bar Code

Upon registering, every player will receive a confirmation email containing a Confirmation Number and a Bar Code. Please be sure to bring that Bar Code with you as it is used to check in/out, order food/drink, place auction bid, and raffle. You do NOT need to print it out. Just have it handy on your mobile device for scanning.

Tournament Contact

Monica Ku

Proceeds raised in this tournament will be used to help fund various ALMS programs such as the Community Outreach program, the Lunch Money program, and the Scholarship program.

Contact us regarding this tournament, please email

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