U15 U13 Mini-Tournament / Badminton Fun Day – Sunday, June 10th
Venue: Omer Deslaurier HS
(check back for registration details) Mark your calendars now.
Gather your friends for some badminton fun before the summer holidays begin.
SBA SUMMER CAMPS 2018
Registration is now open for our highly acclaimed summer camps. Players from all clubs and all schools are welcome to participate.
Programs include technical and tactical training with our NCCP trained and certified coaching leadership team, along with organized game play.
Plan for some summer fun on the badminton courts with your friends, and/or get a jump start on developing your competitive game.
Venue: Turnbull School – 1132 Fisher Avenue (between Baseline and Carling)
Choice of 6 weeks beginning July 9
Choice of Full Days, Half day mornings, Half day afternoons. (Turnbull School offers an academic program in the mornings: Information)
Ottawa was well represented by Soong Badminton Academy players at BON 2018 Provincial B Championships
Forty-Five (45) SBA players travelled together via bus to Scarborough, supported by five (5) SBA team coaches during the weekend of April 27-29 to compete with 293 other athletes from across Ontario in the 2018 BON championships. SBA players demonstrated great play in all events across all age groups with many inspiring performances. Congratulations to all SBA competing athletes.
Special congratulation to:
- GOLD medal winners in U17 GD: Dulika Gamage & Heather Liu
- BRONZE medal winner in U15 GS: Dulika Gamage
- BRONZE medal winner in U13 GD: Erica Xu
Soong Players earn strong results at ODBA 2018 District Junior Championships
Forty-Five (45) SBA players joined 182 other Ottawa District players to compete in the 2018 District Championships during the weekend of April 6-8. SBA players earned great results capturing medals in nine (9) events, thirteen events with 3/4 finishes, five (5) B winners, and six (6) B finalists.
Soong Players sweep medals in U15 Boys Singles and U17 Boys Doubles at L’Escale 2018 Junior Tournament
Twenty-One (21) SBA players participated in the CBL-Lescale junior tournament March 4th in Orleans, sweeping the U15 boys singles and U17 boys doubles events, with great results in all other categories.
Special congratulations to TRIPLE GOLD medal winner: Christophe Silvestre
BON #5 - Provincial Junior Competitive Series Tournament – February 10/11, 2018
Fifteen (15) SBA Players braved the freezing ice drive to travel to Port Hope for the BON #5 Junior B event on the weekend of February 10/11.
Solid performances by all SBA players.
Special salute to our SBA double medal winners: Heather Liu, Dulika Gamage, Felix Wong
Changing the Game – Changing the Conversation - January 20, 2018
Soong Badminton Academy coach mentor Janet Hugli, and coach apprentices Emily Chen and Patricia Liu joined the CTG celebration gala at the Pearson Convention Centre in Toronto with other mentors and apprentice coaches from across Ontario, and across all sports. The event was hosted by the Honorable Lieutenant Governor of Ontario – Elizabeth Dowdeswell, and the Coaches Association of Ontario.
The CAO, with funding from Ontario 150, launched Changing the Game (CTG) in 2017. CTG successfully recruited more than 250 new female coaches into over 50 different sports across Ontario.
"Changing the Game – Changing the Conversation" is a signature initiative of the Ontario150 program.
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