Junior dodgeball is growing all the time in the U.K. with new clubs forming each season to take part in our leagues and open tournaments. At British Dodgeball, we are providing more opportunities than ever before in the sport for those players both new and experienced to compete and represent their junior club or school.
The Junior Competitions Guide contains information about all the junior leagues and events for the 2021/2022 season.
BD Dodgeball Stars
British Dodgeball Launches ‘BD Dodgeball Stars’ to inspire the next generation of players.
British Dodgeball have launched BD Dodgeball Stars to encourage boys and girls aged 6-11 to have fun and fall in love with dodgeball.
BD Dodgeball Stars is a UK wide program led by British Dodgeball and involving dodgeball clubs across England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales.
What is BD Dodgeball Stars?
BD Dodgeball Stars is a festival event led by one of our participating affiliated clubs. Each BD Dodgeball Stars event provides children aged 6-11 the opportunity to play matches, learn new skills, make friends and have fun alongside other children.
BD Dodgeball Stars is open to children of all ability levels, for children who play regularly at school or within a club or for those completely new to the game.
What do children taking part receive?
- Lot’s of great coaching from talented staff.
- Chance to meet an international dodgeball player.
- Opportunity to play lots of dodgeball matches against other players and teams.
- Opportunity to win lots of prizes.
Where and when will the BD Dodgeball Stars Festivals be taking place?
The BD Dodgeball Stars Festivals will be taking place throughout the 2021/22 dodgeball season at British Dodgeball affiliated club venues.
How can my club get involved in BD Dodgeball Stars and what is the benefit to us as a club?If you would like to express an interest in hosting a BD Dodgeball Stars event you must be an affiliated British Dodgeball club and complete the expression of interest form.
- British Dodgeball will provide each club with a set of 20 size 1 foam dodgeballs for under 11’s.
- British Dodgeball will also handle all sign ups to the BD Dodgeball Stars Festivals via our online booking system.
- Your club will benefit hugely through increased exposure to the next generation of dodgeballers.
The 2021/22 season will see the changes in age categories come into effect. These age categories are more appropriate to the development levels of our young dodgeballers. There will be an under 11’s, under 13’s, under 15’s and under 17’s league taking place in the North West and the Midlands, as well as an under 11’s and either an under 13’s or an under 15’s league taking place in Scotland. New for the 2021/2022 season is a Spring/Summer South Junior League featuring three rounds based in Cambridge. The Midlands and North West league will be split into Autumn/Winter (3 rounds) and Spring/Summer (3 rounds). The Scottish League will run across 4 rounds from November 2021 to May 2022.
Details on each of the leagues can be found in the table below. Read the Junior Competitions Guide for the 2021/2022 season for more information about the junior leagues and events.
|U11's, U13's, U15's, U17's Midlands Junior League (Aut/Win)||New College Leicester||Saturday 2nd October 2021|
Saturday 6th November 2021
Saturday 27th November 2021
|U11's, U13's, U15's, U17's North West Junior League (Aut/Win)||Smithills Sports Centre, Bolton||Sunday 3rd October 2021|
Sunday 7th November 2021
Sunday 28th November 2021
|U11's, U15's Scottish Junior League||Scotland||Saturday 13th November 2021|
Sunday 16th January 2022
Sunday 24th April 2022
Saturday 21st May 2022
|U11's, U13's, U15's, U17's Midlands Junior League (Spr/Sum)||New College Leicester||Saturday 5th March 2022|
Saturday 26th March 2022
Saturday 30th April 2022
|U11's, U13's, U15's, U17's North West Junior League (Spr/Sum)||Smithills Sports Centre, Bolton||Sunday 6th March 2022|
Sunday 27th March 2022
Sunday 1st May 2022
|U11's, U13's, U15's, U17's South Junior League (Spr/Sum)||Trumpington Leisure Centre, Cambridge||Sunday 6th March 2022|
Sunday 27th March 2022
Sunday 1st May 2022
|2||Eden Eagles 1||4||3||0||1||41||7||34||6|
|7||Eden Eagles Girls||4||1||0||3||15||33||-18||2|
|8||Eden Eagles 2||4||1||0||3||13||35||-22||2|
|8||Cheadle and Gatley Griffins||3||0||0||3||4||34||-30||0|
|3||Wigan Dodgeball Warriors||3||1||0||2||20||20||0||2|
|3||Cheadle and Gatley Griffins||3||1||0||2||16||32||-16||2|
|4||Wigan Dodgeball Warriors||3||0||0||3||0||48||-48||0|
|1||Leicester Predators 1||3||3||0||0||38||2||36||6|
|2||Derby Junior Phantoms||3||2||0||1||20||20||0||4|
|4||Leicester Predators 2||3||0||0||3||5||33||-28||0|
|2||Derby Junior Phantoms||3||2||0||1||25||14||11||4|
|3||Virtue Slayers||2||0||0||2||2||28||- 26||0|