Happenings at Boston Badminton

Up and coming Juniors!

Oct 22, 2011

Focusing on Juniors ...   Read more »

Junior Group Training

Oct 22, 2011

Juniors in training by coach Thomas Indratjaja and Pashupati Paneru.   Read more »

Competitive Training Camp!

Oct 22, 2011

Headed by Boston Badminton's own, Andy Chong. Read more »

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TRAINING CAMP FOR COMPETITIVE JUNIORS Jun 21-23, 25-29

The 8 day Training Camp for competitive juniors will begin as soon as summer vacation starts.  These are the juniors preparing to participate in the Bay States Games on Jun 30-Jul 1, US Open on Jul 3-8 and Junior Nationals on Jul 9-15.  Juniors will be divided into intermediate and advance level; each group will train for two hours in the morning and two hours in the afternoon.  Registration information can be found in http://bostonbadminton.com/sites/default/files/2012%20Competitive%20Junior%20Training%20Camp.pdf .

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Club Activities Continue on Mar 3

The MassBad Doubles League will use 3 courts in the Club.  Members and guests will have 3 courts to play on while the tournament is going on.  All training sessions will continue as usual.  There will be no court reservation during the tournament.
Friday night is A night.  Members and guests, please note that it is likely that the Division A/B participants are likely going to practice on Fri, Mar 2.  They and other A players will have priority in court use.  It is strongly suggested that C and D players avoid using the courts after 7 pm.     

MASSBad Doubles League: DIVISION A/B TEAMS PLAY ON MAR 3

LATEST UPDATE: Five Teams will compete for the Division A/B title of the MassBad Doubles League: Maugus Club, Marblehead Youth Badminton, Boston Falcons, Boston Express and Boston Swordfish.  The tournament will be held at Boston Badminton from 9:30 am to 10 pm.   The Club will open at 9 am.  Schedule of play is as follows:

9:30 am               Boston Express vs. Boston Swordfish

                               Maugus vs. Boston Falcons

 12 noon               Boston Express vs. Boston Falcons Read more »

TOURNAMENT SEASON HEATS UP: there's a tournament for everyone!

 
Crystal City Badminton Open
Saturday, February 18, 2012
TIME & PLACE: Campbell-Savona Central School, 8455 CR 125, Campbell, NY  14821
                             Singles - 9:00 AM, Doubles – 11:00 AM (late arrivals subject to forfeiture)
EVENTS:  Men's Singles, Women's Singles, Men's Doubles, Women's Doubles, Mixed Doubles
FEES:  $25 first event; $5 each additional event
FORMAT:  ABCD if sufficient entries; round robin if minimum entries Read more »

2012 Connecticut Open Results

 
For 53 years, top Massachusetts players have participated in this end of January tournament.   Now, more than in recent years, participation is strong.  Check out the results:
http://bostonbadminton.com/sites/default/files/2012%20CT%20Open%20Results.pdf

House Rules

Please note that whenever there are more players than available court space, players are required to play a game and rotate out.  Warm up time should be no more than 5 min.
Week Nights. Players are asked to adhere to the court schedule esp. on weekdays at 6:30-9 pm (Mon B/C, Tue and Thu C/D, Wed and Fri A/B), as designated players will be given priority when it is crowded.  Those desiring to play continuously among themselves or do drills during this time can do so with court reservations. Read more »

Yonex Nanoray Racquets are Available

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Check out Yonex newest racquet series: the NANORAY.   Introduced in 2011, the NANORAY is a technologically advance head-light racquet which delivers fast, controlled swing with enhanced repulsion via the new Aero Frame.   NanoRay is desgined for players seeking to control the game with extreme speed and sharp movement. Read more »