major items and changes since inception
- Sulit Smashers Local
Badminton news, pictures, footwork drills and more
- West London
- Pediro virtual
store with links to a wide variety of supplies
- Los Alamos, NM- Pueblo Complex on Diamond Drive. Thursday: 8:00-10:00 PM.
- Wenatchee, WA John Newbery Elementary- Wed. 7:00-10:00 pm Nate Woodward,
- Badminton Racket Guide
Badminton rackets reviews and discussion. Various links.
- Bozeman, MT - Montana State University Badminton Club.
- Winex USA - Winex USA provides all Badminton Items you need!!
- Madbit Badminton Club, Bangkok,
- YourBadminton Philippine
Badminton information, news, links, club listings and more
- BAT Badminton Association
- PBA Philippine Badminton Association
- SBA Singapore
Pan American Badminton Regional organization
- Asia Badminton Regional organization
- Oceania Badminton Regional organization
- European Badminton Regional organization
- WCBA Wiltshire
County Badminton Association
- BBA Brisbane Badminton
- WDBA Winchester & District Badminton
- SWLBL South West
Leinster Badminton League
- Badminton Network News,
Instruction, marketplace, networking and more
- Opzijnbest Badminton
links for supplies, general information and more
- Asheville, NC- Asheville Badminton Club
- BadmintonHolic - news,
tips, biographies, rules, facts and more.
- Irvine, CA- South Coast Chinese Cultural Association (SCCCA) Badminton Club.
I've been off in the Philippines so no updates for a while...
- Ly Sports - Yonex, Black Knight, Victor, RSL authorized dealer in Windsor, Ontario.
- Satellite Badminton
- ACT Badminton Association
- NSWBA New South Wales
- NTBA Northern Territory
- QBA Queensland Badminton Association
- SABA South Australia Badminton
- BVI Badminton Victoria Inc.
- BWA Badminton Association
of Western Australia
Kumpoo ( China and Japan
) Rackets, shuttles, shoes, clothing, accessories
- Badminton Avenue,
Pro Shop and Retail sales at Bay
Badminton Center - 1611 Adrian Road, Burlingame, CA
- Encinitas, CA, Encinitas Badminton, 1140 Oakcrest Park Dr, Encinitas, CA 92024, Sun: 12:30PM to 2:30PM , Zaw
- Black Knight rackets,
shuttles, training machine
- ATTAC SPORTS, shuttlecocks, PVC Sports Flooring and Electronic Scoreboards (Hong Kong, China)
- Mandarin Badminton Club
- ( pro shop ) - Markham, Ontario, Canada.
- Extreme Power - Rackets,
Shuttles, Grips, Coaching, badminton tips. Singapore
- guide to effective serving
- Shuttle Combo Specializing
in shuttles at discount rate. RSL, Aeroplane, Tai-Lai, Chao-pai, Hi-Qua,
Links to vendors plus introductory level guide to badminton,
describing the basics of play including shots, serves, footwork and so on.
- PBDJARUM Extensive site in Bahasa
( Indonesian ) and in English. News, events, history, tournaments, profiles,
plenty of good graphics. Indonesia
- Fort Lauderdale, FL- TAMARAC COMMUNITY CENTER, 8601 W. COMMERCIAL BLVD.
- Zen Sports - Zen
Branded badminton equipment. Sydney.
- Long Island, NY - Nassau County. 2 courts. Saturday mornings 7-9AM.
Jacob Varghese Nalamvelil. Tel: 516-317-1090
- Burlingame, CA-Bay Badminton
Club, 1611 Adrian Road, Burlingame, Ca. 94010. Open every day
- Rackets ( steel, aluminum, graphite), covers, nets. (Hangzhou , China )
- play in Texas: San Antonio, TX - Chi-Town Badminton/Community Wellness of San
- new place to play: Vienna, VA- Kilmer Middle School
- Leesburg, VA - Leesburg Badminton Club. Private and Group
- Lakeland, FL - Kelly Recreation Center. Friday nights from 7:00-9:30p.m
RacketReviews - contributed
Austin, TX- Brushy Creek Community Center,
16318 Great Oaks Drive, Round Rock, TX 78681, Tel: 512-255-7871
PhotoBadminton - Percot
Yohann's site including badminton photography.
- Long Island, NY - Northport/E. Northport High School- Wednesdays from 8:00 to 10:00 pm during fall and spring semesters. Call 631-262-6650 to register.
- Long Island, NY - Commack High School- Mondays from 8:00 to 10:00 pm during fall and spring semesters. Call 631-912-2153 to register.
- London Badminton streaming
and downloadable videos
- London Badminton - local
organization, news, videos, training and more.
- MJ Strings Attached, Yonex Badminton racquets, strings & supplies. Stringing service. Toronto, Canada, can ship to anywhere in North
- Forza Badminton Store –
Forza Badminton - Rackets, Footwear, Clothing, Shuttles, Bags, our site provides everything on Forza Badminton products. UK London
- Badmintonology - Tutorials, Videos, Badminton Injuries Psychology and more.
- Yellow Springs, OH- Antioch Badminton Club.
- Oxnard, CA- Oxnard Badminton Club
- Pittsbugh, PA- Pittsburgh Badminton Club. Sunday afternoons 4-6PM
at Club 4 Life
- STBA Southern Tasmanian
- Ron's Racket Shop -
Yonex, Karakal, Tronex. Full range of supplies including stringing machines.
- Raven's Badminton Club
- Flagstaff, AZ- Northern Arizona Badminton Club.
- Sportdiscount24 - Badminton,
Tennis, Squash, etc. Full range of equipment. Germany
- IBA Israeli Badminton
A million a Month. It took three years for this site to rack up a
quarter million hits. Now it is getting an average of that many every WEEK!
Traffic has reached around 200GB per month- and that's without the videos. I
still hope to offer full videos someday when the bandwidth becomes affordable.
New venue in Southern CA: Lawndale, CA 90260. Free Open Badminton Play,
Bollinger Memorial Gymnasium
Muncie, IN - Ball State University Badminton
- new place to play: Central NJ - Central Jersey Sports Club. Fall season (Tues, Wed, Sat, Sun @ 4 different locations). Jack Kau at
firstname.lastname@example.org (732) 485-1921.
- new place to play: Folsom, CA- Folsom Middle School, Sundays
6-10PM. $3. 8 Courts, hardwood floors.
- Play in US: Arlington, VA - Pentagon Athletic Center
With upcoming openings of Smash City and United Badminton, the San
Francisco Bay Area now has more dedicated badminton courts than anywhere else in
- Fresno, CA - Fresno Badminton
California State University, Fresno
South Gymnasium, most Sunday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- Ibuysports.com SOTX
Agent for USA and Canada. Shuttles, rackets, shoes, etc
- Badminton Photo Web site of an
official IBF Photo agency. Extensive selection of quality photos.
- Grand Rapids, MI - Who: East Grand Rapids Badminton Club.
- Minnetonka, MN - Hopkins-Minnetonka Rec Dept: Lindbergh Center, 12400 Lindbergh
- Værløse Badminton
- MCBA Middlesex
County Badminton Association
- West Lafayette, IN - Purdue University. Public play: Wed 9:15 to midnight,
Badminton News, Links, Rankings, and more. In Danish.
Finally- places to play in Montana:
- Bozeman, MT - Montana State University.
- Missoula, MT - Unversity of Montana.
Where to play in New
- Goffstown, NH - Allard Center Branch, Greater Manchester Family YMCA. Monday nights 8-10 p.m.
603-497-4663. Contact: Laurel Firmin email@example.com
- Manchester, NH - Downtown Branch, Greater Manchester Family YMCA, Tuesday nights 7-9:30 p.m.,
603-623-3558. Contact: Chris Webster firstname.lastname@example.org
- Charleston, IL-
EIU Badminton Club,
Eastern Illinois University
- Everything Badminton
meeting place, club and player finder, badminton information and
featuring a badminton auction site
- Play in Richmond, Virginia, Tuckahoe Family YMCA and Humphrey Calder Community
- 20040822-28: Kootsj Summer Camp, Acquit
Los Angeles, CA- UCLA Badminton
Club UCLA John Wooden Center
Avenue 35 - "Badminton on
court and on line" - full range of badminton equipment
- Tallahassee, FL-FSU BADMINTON CLUB
- play in the USA: Newport News, VA, Newport News Badminton, Warwick High
- Mingfeng Sports Company Ltd.
- play in California
- Burbank, CA- McCambridge Park
- Burbank, CA- Olive Avenue Park.
- North Hollywood, CA - 11430 Chandler Blvd
NEW HIGH SPEED CONNECTION finally up and running! This site should now be
much faster and more reliable.
- CREA Lisbon
- CTBA Chinese Taipei Badminton
- Racket Supply
rackets, string COURT MATS and standards, and more
- GBF Greenland Badminton
- play in Illinois: Libertyville, Illinois - Libertyville Sport Complex, 1950 N. Highway 45, Libertyville, Illinois
- link to Phillipines Badminton: Phillipines
- Sportbee full range of
sporting goods- includes badminton
- Cutting Edge Sports -
One IBM Plaza, Suite 3200,
Chicago, IL 60611,
- South Barrington, IL- South Barrington Club, 3 Tennis Club Lane,
South Barrington, IL, 60010. Fridays 7-9:30PM. 847-304-7582
- Badminton FC
Langenfeld German badminton club with the German no
1 player Bjorn Joppien
- Tournament PlannerComprehensive Tournament software designed for Badminton and other sports. This site also has good current badminton news.
Badminton season is over so I can get back to this work.
- Engholmbadminton Engholmbadminton.dk is a badminton portal for all young
players and coaches worldwide.
- play in California: Arcata, CA - Arcata Community Center, call
Arcata Parks and Rec. dept. (707) 822-7091 for times
- play in California: Santa Cruz, CA--Santa Cruz High School, 200 Taylor St, downtown Santa Cruz--Sundays 8:00 am to
- play in New York: New York, NY- Columbia University
- play in Florida: Sarasota, FL- Arlington Park Gym on Waldermere
- play in BC, CanadaKelowna
Badminton Club, Kelowna
- SDBL Southport &
District Badminton League
- Badminton Tips
audiovisuals discussing various fine points of the game. Prospeed's Cheong Weng
- BV Houten (Netherlands) . Various
simple web-based games
- play in USA: Mountain View, CA- Bintang
Badminton, 1600 North Shoreline Blvd., Suite C, email@example.com
- tournament 20021221: Bintang
Doubles. Hayward, CA.
- online store: X-Treme Badminton
HYS and Sosan Shuttlecock supplier, Yonex Racquets, Yonex and Gosen strings,
grips, accessories, etc. San Jose , CA.
- MBA Midwest Badminton Association
- vendor has new address: Cutting Edge Sports One IBM Plaza, Suite 3200, Chicago, IL
- ODBA Ottawa District Badminton Association
- BZS Badminton Association of Slovenia
(Badmintonska zveze Slovenije)
- training: 20020708-0726: San Jose. Badminton Camp with former world champion
- vendor in UK: Sport
And Hobbies - general supplies for badminton and other sports.
- Scotland: DABA Dundee
Area Badminton Association
- vendors: Precision - Winex
products in Belgium
back at it after a very busy spring- coaching/running tournaments/etc.
- badders.com extensive
badminton page including daily news
- play in Oregon: Beaverton, OR - Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation
- pictures from Dave Freeman Open
- More places to play in Malta
- Training camp: 20020728-0804: Denmark Takes
place in Fanø.
02FEB2002 << worldbadminton is now 7 years old!
- under coaching info: The
Badminton Coach online coaching, fitness, and other badminton
- play for seniors in Oakdale, CA- Oakdale Senior Center.
New ISP is in place (Earthlink) but connection is same speed
new club listings in the UK
- WOBA Western Ontario
- BadmintonPlayer.com General
purpose badminton resource. Links, instructional material, etc. Ontario,
- new links page in the Netherlands: Sportje.nu
Many sports links including Badminton. In Dutch.
- new picture: "Birdie Bounce"
from Sympatico's Free Animated Sports Library animated gif
- on Videos page: Sportsclips
many sports video clips including Badminton
- where to play in USA: Fremont/Newark, CA - Silliman Activity Center
- where to play in Australia: Alice Springs, Northern Territory
- New vendor in UK: Yehlex - Online
sales. Yehlex, HiQua, ProTech, Fleet, ExThree
- moved badminton page: S.B. Helios
Badminton Club in Utrecht, The Netherlands
- FBA Finnish Badminton
- play in the US: Fairfax, VA - Fairfax Badminton Club. Holmes Middle
School, Annandale. Fridays 8-10PM. Vaheed
- 20010825-0901: Junior Canadian International (team and
individual) Calgary, Canada
- Karakal full range of badminton
supplies. Also other racket sports
- WBA Warwickshire
- vendors: Central Sports
- Fischer, Monsoon, Yonex
- New club listing in the US: New London, NH -
New London Badminton Club
- Olympic Videos- hopefully the first of many new videos....
- Badminton.de Local news, tournaments,
interviews, links. In German.
- HCB Haverford College Badminton
- tournaments page: ISBT International Students Badminton
Sorry but not many updates in the spring- too busy coaching.
- Eagnas wide range and high
quality stringing machines
- regional association: PBA
Provinciale Badmintonraad Antwerpen
- online vendor: Purple
Beaver Pointfore Racquets
- TTBA Trinidad and Tobago
- "Minnesota" updated in "Where to Play in USA"
- DBA Danish Badminton Association
- new vendor: Stratos Sports racquets,
shuttles, string, more
- SBA Saskatchewan Badminton Association
- new clubs in the "where to play in Canada" guide.
- 20000408-9: Gravelines Tournament,
France. $4000 Prize
- manufacturer: Babolat rackets, shuttles,
- WBL Waterside Badminton League
- Where to Play (US)- Boise, ID- Boise Badminton Club
- FESBA Spanish Badminton Association (Federación
Española De Badminton)
- Newtest Portable Sports Testing Equipment
- Play in the US: Germantown, MD - Germantown Community Center On Kingsview Road. . Shashikant Bhandari
- vendors: Prospeed - rackets
only, Malaysia based but ships anywhere
- Play in Europe: BC Rankweil NOTE:
Advertising pops up at every mouse click.
- SBA Shetland Badminton
- Sunmark rackets and shuttles by
- SBU Scottish Badminton Union
- MBA Manitoba Badminton Association
- PBA Polish Badminton Association
- Sunrise Sports -sole
distributor of Yang Yang products. Other brands also.
- ABA Avon Badminton
I'm back up to speed now and ready for new submissions. For those of you who have
submitted updates, I have a backlog of about 200 items that I will gradually be digging
down through. Thanks for your patience.
18MAY1999 - SITE MOVED
This entire site was moved from mid1.external.hp.com to the all new
www.worldbadminton.com. All of the content is the same for now but watch for greatly
- 19990324- Oscar Brandon Badminton Clinic in Surinam
(in "General News"
- Irvine, CA- Irvine Badminton Club (Private), Irvine Valley College, Friday,
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM, Joseph Lin, 949-250-4040x318, Joseph.C.Lin@Intel.com
- Sports Software: TIPS Tournament
Information and Planning System. Germany
- new vendor listing: Siam Sports - YangYang
distributor in Germany
- new manufacturer listing: A.Henkel Rackets.
- new manufacturer: Tactic
rackets, Sportswear and accessories. Germany.
- upcoming tourney: 19981017-18: , northern Germany
- new club page: IZBA Izegemese
- IBF Italian
- New vendor page: AC Badminton Victor Rackets
Includes badminton information.
- WNBA W ellington North
Badminton Association, Wellington, New Zealand
- New sports software: OKSoft - tournament
scheduling and management
- YONEX - new location for official Yonex page
- The OLYMPIC PICTURES ARE BACK
and are better than ever, since I have now posted some larger versions.
- SBF Swedish Badminton Association (Svenska
- 19980404- New England
Collegiate Challenge, Harvard Badminton Club, David Wong (617-723-8867 [H] 617-726-6173
- ABA Austrian Badminton Association (ÖBV -
Österreichischer Badminton Verband)
2FEB98 - THREE YEAR MARK -- 230K TOTAL VISITS
This site has now been in place for three years. Readership has been remarkably stable
for the last couple of years, averaging about 250 visits per day. I am happy to be able to
continue to offer this service to the badminton world. Please keep those submissions
coming. Happy Smashing! Stan Bischof (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Badmintonclub Spijkenisse Sportcentrum
19971220- 1997 Yonex Christmas Tournament.
, Palo Alto, CA. Russ Okuno (408) 328-2809, (
K&D Graphics U.S. Senior / Master International Badminton, OCBC, Orange County, CA.
Oakwood Badminton Club
State Championships, Reading, PA. John Lim (email@example.com),
Valley Round Robin Doubles Tournament, Reading, PA. John Lim
(firstname.lastname@example.org), 610 678-2705.
ALL NEW: Hertfordshire Clubs
Badminton Interactive An
interactive coaching tool on CDROM
la page d'accueil d'un fan de badminton
Photos, Tournament results, and other badminton information for France.
Bienvenue sur le site du CODEP BADMINTON
du Val de Marne Local badminton information for France. Clubs, Tournaments, etc.
19980410: TIBAD (Tournoi International
de BADminton), Orsay, France
971122- Cupertino High School ABCD. Info,
Entry Form, Stella Chan (email@example.com), Jeff
BAE Badminton Association of
CityNordSport badminton seller in Germany; YONEX /
VICTOR / RSL - products and more. Lübeck, Elmshorn, and Hamburg.
STBA Southern Tasmanian
Updated home page: DVS Utrecht
SHBV Schleswig-Holsteinischer Badminton
Due to some excellent work by Ken Newman and by the courtesy of Badminton New Zealand,
I am pleased to announce the availability of the rules of badminton in video format: Rules Video
- BC IrchelBadminton Club in Zurich (Switzerland)
- DBV Deutscher Badminton
Verband (German National Association)
- 971018- Santa Barbara
Open, Santa Barbara, CA. Dan Hamilton
- BNZ Badminton New Zealand
- 971018- Mansfield
Open, Mansfield PA. Penny Weissgerber
- Yellowknife Badminton Club, Yellowknife, NWT.
- 970920- Syracuse
Badminton Tournament, Syracuse, NY. CWeiss@traknet.com.,
- Burlington Central Badminton
- OBA Ontario Badminton Association
- New Category on my home page: General News
- New club web page: Mendocino Badminton
- Göteborgs Badmintonklubb Hemsida in
BACK FROM VACATION!
- WHACK THE BIRDIE New
England (Region 1) Badminton Page
- 971004- New
England College Cup Challenge, Smith College ,
Northhampton, MA ONLINE
- OFFICIAL USAB PAGE: USAB USA Badminton
- Jamaica, NY - York College Badminton Club (college affiliation) Stu Bailin, 718-262-5104
- Heinrich-Heine-Gymnasium in
Kaiserslautern A grammar school in Germany that emphasizes sports, and offers
- 970830- Summer 1997 Golden Bear Tournament, Berkeley, CA Will Yaung (510)
489-1184 (firstname.lastname@example.org), Brian Pittman 510-549-3106
- 971107- National
Capital Open, Washington, DC, Peter Teuben (email@example.com)
- The U.S. Olympic Committee Online
- FFBA French
Badminton Association (Federation Francaise De Badminton)
- GBA Guernsey Badminton
- Harvard Badminton Club
- Wimbledon Squash and Badminton
- Appendices to the Laws of Badminton. All 5 appendices
plus the Recommendations to Court Officials have been added.
- Three new "where to play" listings in Florida.
(Holiday, Largo, Tampa).
- Badminton Glossary
- 970908- US Open,
Orange County Badminton Club,
Orange, California. 714-639-6222
- New badminton page:BC Irchel
- New Page:Ed B's Home Page
- Updated:Carlingwood Badminton Club, Ottawa,
- "A Collection
of Legendary Players"
- New Vendor:Smash!
- USBA is now officially renamed to USA Badminton. First new press release is: 970623: Madden Named New Executive Director at USA
- New site in Belgium:Hamse
- Santa Barbara, CA- UCSB/Santa
Barbara Badminton Club, University of California at Santa Barbara, Dan Hamilton (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Houston, TX- General contacts: Bob
Parrott (email@example.com), (281) 536-7776 (hm) or (281) 285-5404
(wk). David Chang (firstname.lastname@example.org), (713)
765-2857, or (713) 771-8905.
- 970621- 1997 YONEX PALO ALTO
BADMINTON BENEFIT SERIES, Palo Alto, CA. Russ
Okuno (email@example.com),(408) 328-2809
- Bulgarian Badminton
- SCBA Surrey County
- Yang Yang Badminton Products
- Womens Badminton to Become an Intercollegiate Sport
- New club listing:Newton, NC- 321 Badminton Club.
- New US regional page:Region 4 -
- New Vendor: Cutting Edge Sports: 1 IBM Plaza #3200, Chicago IL, 60611. 312-951-9450 Carlton
- 970525- World Championships-
- 970520- Surdirman Cup- Glascow, SCO
- New Zealand: Balmoral
Badminton Club Auckland. Check out this page if your coming from overseas for a
holiday. Also Auckland Regional Tournament Info.
- 970531- UC Davis
Spring OpenJenny Lin (firstname.lastname@example.org),
- 970704-International Student Badminton
Tournament (Manchester, England)
- Hit Statistics are now available in case you are
- Organization: BWBV Baden-Württembergischen
- Club: Kayldall, Luxemburg
- New club has formed: Greensboro, NC- Leonard Centre, 6324 Ballinger Road, (910) 297-4889
Friday 6:30-9:00. Jasper Rajesh (email@example.com)
- New link: The Olympic Documentation
Highway Links to Olympic info on the web
- New Club page: Las Cruces, NM- Mesilla Valley
Badminton Club/ New Mexico State University Badminton Club
- New Club page:Austin, TX- University of Texas
- New Club page:Little Ilford E12 Badminton Club
- New Org page: SBA Southern
- Vendor's page: Louisville
Badminton Supply: 1-502-426-3219
- 970630- K&D
Graphics US Junior National Championships, Orange County Badminton Club,
Orange, California. 714-639-6222
Catching up after some vacation time! New club listings today.
- Zwolsche Badminton Club Gives info about
the club and other things concerning badminton.
- BIT Ljubljana
- BMK Drive Trelleborg, in
- 970501- International
Student Badminton Tournament in Tartu (Estonia)
- FB Baltics We make
Rackets, Shutllecoks, Strings, Grips, Cloths, Bags, Net, Post, String machine &
- 970412- 1997 UT
Open Badminton Tournament Austin Texas. ONLINE Entry Form
- Cincinnati, OH- UC Badminton Club,
University of Cincinnati, Jie Yuan (firstname.lastname@example.org),
- Horizon Software Systems Ltd. Sports
management software plus sports information.
- Exeter Clubs
- 970503- Carlton 1997 Northern
California Junior Championships, Santa Rosa CA Stan
Bischof, 707 542-0148
- new link: Badminton Photo Album
- Training Camp:Badminton Friends of Budapest
(Budapesti Tollaslabda-Baratok Kore) August 1997
- 970405- STANFORD C, D AND HIGH SCHOOL OPEN
- 970305- Swedish Open, $80,000
- vendor: AC Badminton Victor Rackets
- association: HBV Hessischer
- association: BVRP Badminton
- NEW RANKINGS (local listing)
- IFK-Umeå in Swedish
- Swiss Badminton General reference for badminton
in Switzerland. Lots of good info.
- Blocry Badminton Club
- Badminton Message Board
- Claus Ring's Page Badminton
in Italy. Clubs in Lombardia.
- 970426- Collegiate Nationals, U.C.Davis,
Davis, California. Hing Chan-(408)435-5801
- 970329- 1997 Spring SPARTAN TOURNAMENT
- 970308- SPRING GOLDEN BEAR BADMINTON
- Stringing Issues
- Catonsville, MD- Catonsville Badminton Club, Rick Wiker
- William's College Badminton Club
at Williams College in Massachusetts
- Toronto Granite Club
- University of Twente Enschede,
The Netherlands. Edward W. Kroeze's home page
- Aaron Spence Badminton Squad Homepage Juniors
in New Zealand
- An updated page for Hertfordshire Clubs in the UK.
- University of Wales, College of
Cardiff (UWC) Badminton Club
2FEB97 - 2 YEAR MARK
This site has now been in existence for 2 years and has seen lots of use. To date there
have been about 130,000 visits, and these have now settled to a fairly constant average of
250 per day. And, there is now a liitle over 100MB of information here.
- New Tool: Sport & Teknik unique training
machine for badminton from Sweden
- A new home page: Ernest Joseph's home page
Information for New York/New Jersey area
- Two new clubs looking for members: Spring Valley, NY-Kakiat Badminton Club,Mike,
914-354-4961. Bloomingdale, NJ- Bloomingdale Badminton Club, Dan Mathews, (201) 838-4114.
See Where To Play guide
- New club site in Sweden: Svedala Badmintonklubb
- AND a bunch of new links to clubs in Sweden:
- Oxie IF,
- Badmintonklubben Eken
- Västra Frölundas badmintonklubbs hemsida
- Vårvindens badmintonklubb
- Bjärreds Badmintonklubb
- Huddinge BMK
- Kävlinge-Furulunds BMK
- Torslanda BMK
- New site for Schleswig-Holstein
- new place to play in Georgia, USA: Athens, GA-UGA
- and another in Massachussets, USA: Weston, MA.
- new home page:EDBA Edmonton
and District Badminton Association
- 970328- TIBAD, Paris Sud Orsay
- Japan Badminton World Extensive local
coverage. In Japanese.
- 970112- Chinese Taipei,
- Ranking via email
- New!! Slovenian badminton home page
- Badmintonclub Meteoor a Dutch
Badmintonpage - home of badmintonclub Meteoor, Veendam
Catching up after a brief vacation. Happy New Year to everyone
- IBF International Badminton Federation now
has an initial web offering!
- New site in the UK: Bishop
Road Badminton Club
- And in Switzerland:Badminton
- BNZ Badminton New Zealand
- New club home page: Hartley
Country Club Brands Hatch, Kent
- New vendor: Shuttles.com Aerogear Shuttles
- new college links: University of Texas
Badminton CLub, plus Extensive Collegiate Badminton links
- New home page in Bavaria: Arno Glompner's Page Discussions
about playing, coaching and publishing in Bavaria
- And a club in Sweden: Halmstad
Badmintonklubb in Swedish
- And in England: Liverpool & District
- A new mailing list in French: french mailing list
- New home page: S.B. Helios Student
Badminton Club in Utrecht, The Netherlands
- And another: Toronto Interchurch
Badminton League, Toronto, email: email@example.com
Two new home pages today:
- Sussex University Badminton
Club University Of Sussex, United Kingdom
- Brandon Badminton Club Play in and around
Brandon, Manitoba, CA
- Kevin Mullen's Pictures from
the 1996 olympics
- 18 Mar 1997: Ciba Swiss OpenBasel,
- Toronto Granite Club, 2350 Bayview Ave, Toronto, M2L1E4, Mike DeBelle,
- Badminton MunichFairly extensive site in German
- New listing:Lock Haven Badminton Club
- Sports Draw Tournament draw sheet planner for single
- BC Badminton Canada
- New revised home page:Carlingwood Badminton Club
- AFTER 25 YEARS CENTRALIZED TRAINING STILL DOESN"T
- 8 Nov 1996: Open
de la ville de TOULOUSE
- 15 Nov 1996: Portland Classic
- New site:
- BAE Badminton Association of England
- 961016: United States Badminton Association
- Results: World University Championships
- Results: Russian Open October 1996
SITE OUTAGE: Sorry for the brief outage the last couple of days! Hardware issue that
have now hopefully been resolved.
- New web site: Badmintonklubben abc
Aalborg (Aalborg)in Danish
- 1 Nov 1996: National
- 961008: U.S.OPEN TV HILITES
- NEW Club: Elliott Bay Badminton Club
- Dutch National Ranking
30SEP96 - 100000 HITS!
- Today this page reached the 100000 mark. Since it's inception about 18 months ago, it
has been visited an average of nearly 200 times per day. During the olympics this peaked
at around 400 hits per day. The 100000th visitor was from France:
- New Club Page:Orange County Badminton Club
- 1 Nov 1996: KANEYAMA Houston Open
- New n.shuttlenws Home Page.
- New Club Home Page: CORNELL
- New Club Home Page: Fernhill Badminton
- New Organization Home Page: SCBA Southern
- Carlton Northern Cal Juniors September
25SEP96 - OLYMPIC MOVIES!
- Courtesy of Ken Newman I am finally able to offer some movie clips from the Olympics in Quicktime format
complete with sound.
- New home page in Sweden: Viggbyholm
IK - badminton, TÄBY, Sweden
- Two new pictures from Digital Zone: "Netplay" and "Clearshot"
- Updated National and International Calendars from
- MBA Midwest Badminton Association
- TransWorld Sports Television Network which has
- Badminton Collectibles
- An ALL NEW SHUTTLENWS has taken up the task of reporting
international badminton news. n.shuttlenws
continues the reporting that d.shuttlenws pioneered.
- Updated Hertfordshire Clubs listing, including photo of Locals
Jo Wright, national ladies doubles champion and Andy Goode, Olympic Team Manager, who are
being wed on AUGUST 24, 1996
- Updated IBF Calendar
- 1998: Nike World Master Games
- ASBY now has their very own web site: ASBY: 1-800-995-ASBY
Very wide selection.
- New web site for club in the UK: University of Cambridge
Graduates' Badminton Club
- new home page: SBA Sydney Badminton
- new home page: ABA Austrian
Badminton Association (ÖBV - Österreichischer Badminton Verband)
- new home page in JAPAN: Japan Badminton World
- All New home page: BA Badminton
- 24 Jul 1996: SUMMER 1996 GOLDEN BEAR
- Laws of Badminton:And there is a version in French.
- Excell Sports - Badminton, Tennis, Squash. Hertfordshire, England. Tel :
+44-(0)1707-330392, or +44-(0)468-405991
- WBA Wellington Badminton Association,
Wellington, New Zealand
- 14 Sep 1996: CARLTON FALL 1996 NORTHERN
- NBC Olympic Page Fairly
extensive information concerning- history, simplified rules, scehdules, biographies,
- League Scheduler
- First listing in Alabama: Homewood Area Badminton Club
- new vendor: San Diego Badminton Supply
- new web site: Berkshire IVC
- the Swiss come on board: SBV Swiss
- and the Chinese: Veterans General
Hospital Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Republic of China.
24JUN96 - MOVIES
Perhaps the first ever badminton video clips to be offered on the net! These are clips
from the recent Thomas and Uber Cups.
The start of a Thomas/Uber page being assembled:
- 1996 Thomas and Uber Cups May 1996
- University of Kent at Canterbury
- 20 Jul 1996: 1996 YONEX JUNIOR
CHAMPIONSHIP BADMINTON TOURNAMENT
Two new training opportunities:
- Doubles and Mixed Doubles Badminton Camp-
Vancouver, Canada August 1996
- George Washington University Badminton Camp,
Washington DC July 1996
- Carlingwood Badminton Club Updated Page
- 22 Jun 1996: HAYWARD HIGH BCD BADMINTON
- BBA Ballarat Badminton Asociation, Victoria, Australia
- Royal Glenora Club, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. See Where to play in Canada .
Index to Online News from China
- NBV German Regional Association.
- 12 Jul 1996: 1996 OCBC OPEN
- YSBA Yorkshire Schools Badminton Association.
- Godalming Badminton Club
- 5 October 1996: International Students
Badminton Tournament, Tilburg
- Kevin Han - NBC Player Profile
- Technical Data from Carlton
regarding their new line of shuttles.
- A new book - Grice, Tony: Badminton: Steps To Success - offered by Badminton Books
- Badmintonklubben Eken Stockholm
- in Swedish
- Turnierleitung mit dem Computer
Programmpaket zu Organisation eines Badmintonturnieres in folgenden Systemen: Gruppe, Ko,
Poule, Runde und Schweizer System. This is DOS software, in German, for running
- 1996 Black Knight
Canadian National Badminton Championship Starts Today! "Live" coverage
via internet. Bruce Miller and Mike Williams will be updating the above web site
regularly as the tournament proceeds.
- University of Oslo
- Robbins Sports Surfaces professional
flooring for sports
- 18 May 1996: Stanford ABCD
- Unicorn Badminton
Club now has it's very own web site! Check it out.
- a new Carlton Sponsorship page.
- You'll find a new major heading right up front: Shuttlenws,
right next to the USBA Press Release link. The good folks who author shuttlenws provide
excellent and timely international information which complements welll the US- oriented
releases from USBA. I would suggest checking both these links regularly!
- New information for play in Phoenix, AZ
- Club listing in Brussels
- Club listing in Ann Arbor
- New section for International Tournaments starting off
with some excellent commentary regarding Thomas/Uber cups from the fine folks at
- Some hot places to play: Sydney
- And a cold place: Anchorage
- The DKNET Mailing List has been updated. Please
read the new information.
- New information from Australia: Perth
- British Universities Sports Association Recognising
the importance of college level sports to athletic development, Vaseline offers this web
service as a reference source for key British Universities Sports Association events.
- New World Ranking from firstname.lastname@example.org
- WBV Viennese Badminton
Association (Wiener Badmintonverband)
- University of Waterloo Badminton
Club General club information and badminton literatures and links.
- new/improved page:Hertfordshire Clubs
- updated club info:Gentofte Badminton Club
- tournament: 1 Jun 1996: Schleswig-Holstein
- new club entry: Early Bird Registration: Carlingwood
- tournament:11 May 1996: Davis
- tournament: 3-5 May 1996: Tartu University
- new web site: SimBad Badminton ClubUlyanovsk
- training camps:International Badminton Camps
- tournament: 30 Mar 1996: Mansfield
- Thomas/Uber Cup news from the USBA Press Releases
- Lots of updates to the USBA home page, reflecting new
leadership and membership information.
- New on-line sports info: Star TV Sports On Line Broad
range of sports, including up-to-date badminton news.
- Badminton at the Olympics
- GOLD, SILVER, AND BRONZE MEMBERSHIPS NOW AVAILABLE
- new web site: McGill University
- A link to the National
Collegiate Championships results.
SORRY FOR THE INTERRUPTION- the power was out here this weekend so the web page was
- Lots of great new pictures courtesy of USBA. Note that some of these are copyrighted. Please do not
abuse their usage.
- Various new items on the USBA page.
- Interesting Badminton Facts
- Lots of new Pictures taken from a Yonex Advisory Staff
- A Constitution for the about-to-be re-established NCBA.
- 1996 US Olympic Hopefuls
- USBA Press Releases. Note the new link. USBA is
connected again and will be sending regular releases. Watch this page- lots of current
- new home page: Dunlop Sports
- NBA Northeast Badminton Association
- New web site: Oxie IF
(Sports Club) Local information in Swedish
- The 50,000th visitor signed on this morning! As near as I can tell the honors go to :
rmb89-2.mrl.uiuc.edu. Whoever you are , thanks for the visit.
- More data from Carlton. A description of how to Make
- RESULTS: Korean Open January 1996
- RESULTS: Japan Open January 1996
- A NEW SHOE is available from Carlton
THIS PAGE IS NOW 1 YEAR OLD! There have been
just under 50K 'hits' in that time from 26K different IP addresses. A special thanks to
all of you who have contributed the information that has made this page successful!
- new manufacturer listingLof Fok Hing Co. Ltd.Feathered
- racket technical specs from Carlton: Racquets
- The Ontario Badminton Association Now has
their own page to replace the earlier page at this site.
- new club presence in England: Pheonix Badminton ClubBasingstoke
- 1999: Badminton
Island Games Gotland
- An online journal: Coaching
- new location for: Hull University
- Exeter Clubs
- 960115- DAILY BADMINTON NEWS An online
newspaper in Malaysia. The sports section has BADMINTON!! This looks like a very good
source for timely information.
- New Site: SG Moenchengladbach-Rheydt A
Badminton Club in Germany German Language, Ingo Oellers' home page
- New Link: E.S.B.V. Panache
A Student Badminton Club in the Netherlands Dutch language.
- On the Biographies Page: Badminton Canada's
- 1996 U.S. Senior
National Championships - March 20-24
- National &
Northeast Regional Collegiate Championship - February 18, 1996
- NCS Northern California Leaque Play
- Connecticut Open
- New home page: Badminton
Vereniging DRIVE - Netherlands. Wouter van Ooijen 's home page- in Dutch
- 18 Feb 1996: 1996
Northeast & US Collegiate Championship
- Rentals For The 1996 Summer Olympics Jerry
Moore's Housing Team can provide for your housing needs in the Atlanta - Conyers, Georgia
- 27 Jan 1996: Corning Crystal Tournament
- Temporary Court Lines vinyl line markers that can be
placed on any gym floor, then quickly removed
- 1996 Olympics
- 26 Jan 1996: Shires Leinster Open Badminton
- Where To Play in Calgary
- 10 Feb 1996: University
- A new Short Form Rules of Badminton.
- 1996 International Calendar
- CARLTON Is on
the web now! Check out the CARLTON HOME PAGE So far as
I know thtis is the first Badminton manufacturer that has a web presence.
- A link to a source of Badminton Books
a web book store
The Badminton Home Page passed _40,000_ hits today!
- New home page in Germany: Neuhausen-Nymphenburg
- New home page for a club: University
of Chicago Badminton Club
- Palm Rules Badminton An
irreverent approach to the sport.
- New organization under the Badminton Equipment section, separating Mail-Order vendors from Manufacturers
- Lots of new information regarding play in Hertfordshire ,
- Training opportunity: Hertfordshire (UK) Coaching Courses
- A good source for Carlton Aerogear 660 shuttles: Sportsnet
- BADMINTON COOKBOOK- Check it out!
Catching up on many neglected items:
- Results: Scottish Open November 1995
- Results: World Grand Prix November 1995
- Results: Autumn Oaks Doubles November 1995
- Upcoming: 28 Feb/3 Mar 1996: Swiss Open
- BA Badminton Australia
- INTERNATIONAL BADMINTON FEDERATION HIGH SCHOOL COACHES
- Various updates to the Where to Play in the United States
- 18 Dec 1995: HONG TA SHAN CUP $$$$$$$
- RESULTS: China Open November 1995
- New USBA membership details: JOIN THE USBA
- A home page for a long-existing club: Notices Section and feel free to post any items that you want.
- Canadian Ranking
- A NEW SECTION from the USBA: USBA Press Releases
- New tournament listings on the USBA Event Calendar
- an interesting discourse on the History of Badminton History
- a new web site - nice graphics Knut
- Hong Kong Open November 1995
- Texas A&M October 1995
Capital Open November 1995
A brand new feature: Post notices here for
general or personal attention!
- New listing for Ontario, Canada: Kincardine Badminton Club, Kincardine, John Maccio
- and one in Germany:Neuhausen-Nymphenburg (Munich)
Some sports software information:
- TimeLess Technologies "TimeLess
Technologies Schedule Wizard: Windows software package allows you to quickly and easily
create sports schedules in minutes!" Also some good links to other software.
A new major tournament with it's own extensive home page. Check it out!
- 29 Apr 96: 1996
Black Knight Canadian National Badminton Championship
Have been busy and am catching up on lots of items.
- new link:University of York Badminton Club
- new link:Ontario Universities
Athletic Association Badminton
- new club listing:Columbia Badminton Club
- New link for Tennis information:Tennis
- tournament results:Danish Open October 1995
- New tournament:Oct/Nov 1995ACT JUNIOR BADMINTON
TEAMS PENNANT, Canberra Institute of Technology
- Online Sports is a new and growing site
that already has information on thousands of sports and recreation products from dozens of
suppliers and publishers.
- A new club and home page: Hull University Badminton
- Updated information on the upcoming $$ CASH $$ Junior Competition: Feb 1996: $$ JUNIOR INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION $$
- Updated places to play in Houston, Texas
- One new tournament today: 4 Nov 1995 1995
Kaneyama Houston Open
- and a new place to play: UBC Badminton Club, Vancouver.
Catching up on some old news- various tournament results.
- A new vendor. Recreational badminton supplies as well as a full line of other sports: General Sportcraft
- New Tournament: 21 Oct 1995: Texas A &
- New tournament 28 October 1995: Fall
Open 1995 at UC Davis
- New tournament 3 Nov 1995: National Capital Open
- New vendor Sportsnet International
- New club notice:Carlingwood Badminton Club, Ottawa, Claude Bilodeau
- Opportunity for some excellent training. Djarum Club
- Sports PsychologyPointer to
a new web site.
- RESULTS: World CupSeptember, 1995- Jakarta,
- New club notice:Leaside Badminton Club, East York, Nicholas Russon
- Pointer to a new Badminton page in the Netherlands: Play at
Philips in the Netherlands. Dutch.
- Tournament in the Netherlands. 7 October 1995: International Students Badminton Tournament,
- New graphics for tournament announcement. Old was fairly unreadable. 6 October 1995: St. Louis Classic
- IBF email address: Glencoe Club, Calgary- Grand Prix Sep 1995
- New place to play in Canada at the Hillcrest Badminton Club
- New information about the upcoming BATH Grand Slam
- Battledore and ShuttlecockPointer
to the Racket Sports Heritage Collection of fine arts and antiques related to this
predecessor to badminton.
A new tournament announcement today:
- 6 October 1995: St. Louis Classic
I'm back from vacation and am catching up , so a number of new items today:
- Usage has been steadily climbing. At this point just under 11000 systems have connected
with the home page.
- HBA Hungarian Badminton Association has
an email contact
- A new Badminton Page maintained
by Dr Hsing Lee of interest to badminton players as well as to Hamster lovers.
- Results of the US Open August 1995
- BATH Grand Slam Tournament
- More playing info from Canad: Toronto Interchurch Badminton League email: email@example.com
- New refernces to play in Australia .
- New Picture: Camilla Martin from Lausanne, Sudirman
- results of the 1995 Canadian Open
- New place to play in San Pablo, CA.Contra Costa College 2600 Mission Bell Drive, San
Pablo, CA 94806, tel 510 235-7800. Mondays 7-10PM. 10 courts; drop-in fee $2.00/evening.
For more info contact Hok Gouw , 510 524-9743,
firstname.lastname@example.org, or Kevin Strauss, 510 223-5871.
- Two new places to play in Madison Wisconsin.
All kinds of new stuff! I've been away so haven't done any upgrades in over a month.
Check out some of these new items:
- USBA home page. I spent some time with the USBA in Colorado
in July and came back with this officially sanctioned start. They are working on a web
site on their own computer also.
- A new reference to various Tips for Coaching and training.
- An extensive listing of clubs in Hertfordshire
- Sprint Sports A new sporting
goods supplier on line.
20JUN95 - Another player on line: Anita van Dijk has a Web Site
at the University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands. She has some very nice graphics
and the start of an extensive home page, all in English. Also a description of the Swiss Ladder Tournament Format. A note about Shuttle construction. A new tournament coming up at Cal State Hayward Pictures on the Netherlands home page.
12JUN95 - Another new web site- this one in French.
Also a new set of pointers to other badminton pages for
your convenience. Lot's of good items out there!
A link to the Olympic Web Site
2JUN95 - a new web site in Finland.
Includes updated World ranking, plus Finnish ranking and some good pictures.
31MAY95 - a new web site in Vienna.
AND there have now been _10000_ visits by > _6000_ individuals!
at City College of San Francisco. URGENT- this is next weekend! Also a new vendor
reference - Louisville Badminton Supply (Certainly not a new
vendor- these folks have been around a long time and have always given me good service)
A new section listing upcoming clinics, camps and other training opportunities for
badminton players. Also a new PICTURES page that you are
highly encouraged to add to. And some new tournament RESULTS.
22MAY95 - several goodies--
12MAY95 - TWO NEW CLUBS
Littlewoods Badminton Club in Liverpool England has
recently organized and they are looking for players and opponents. PRINCETON UNIVERSITY BADMINTON CLUB represents a new place
to play in New Jersey.
20APR95 - We hit the _4000_ visitor mark.
Post your information and it will be seen by thousands of badminton players.
18APR95 - OBA
Ontario Badminton Association Also an updated glossary
of Badminton Terms
A new section presenting commentaries and results of tournaments
Some notes that may help you to improve your backhand.
An extensive and probably the first on-line catalog of Badminton equipment.
4APR95 - World Ranking Information
29MAR95 - A new look
The initial picture image has been greatly reduced to facilitate easy access-
especially on slower parts of the net. ALSO as of today there have been _3000_
different visitors! AND if you aren't already subscribing you may want to check out
the dknet mailing listas the activity there has
greatly increased recently and much good information is being distributed.
9MAR95 - Martin Dew-Hattens
has started posting excerpts from an unpublished book as his contribution to the Biographies section. Very interesting reading!
Usage of this page is accelerating! The number of users visiting just shot past
1000. (the 1000th system to visit was skkesm.psu.edu)
The Badminton home page has now been visited by >800 systems!
25FEB95 - The start of a Biographies home page.
This is YOUR chance to put your face on the web and become known as a badminton player.
Feel free to jot down a few notes about yourself and send in a mug shot or two. This is
open to players of all abilities.
Also a pointer to a club in Denmark Gentofte Badminton Club
visitor list just hit 600 systems
Some pointers and contacts to assist you in finding a place to play.
Full rules from the USBA edition of the IBF Rules.
So you think you know about Badminton? A perspective on the
sport from Anthony Andrews. Also the start of a FAQ
The system has now been visited by > 400 systems from over 30 countries.
17FEB95 - a Badminton home page for the Netherlands
16FEB95 - another badminton vendor Supreme Sports
13FEB95 - a link to badminton information in Tampere, Finland
Note that in the first week this page has now been accessed by >200 systems and
from > 20 countries. Your information posted here will clearly be seen by a wide
12FEB95 - More places to play in and around BOSTON
courtesy of Dave Wong: WongD@HELIX.MGH.HARVARD.EDU
10FEB95 - added link to ASBY home page.
ASBY is a mail order badminton vendor.
10FEB95 - added link to DVS Utrecht
Badminton club in Utrecht, Holland.
As it turns out this home page predates mine. Find this under Where to Play | Clubs in
2FEB95 - home page established.
Welcome to the BADMINTON home page! As the first broad-based presence on the web it is
my intention to be a starting place for world badminton information. Please contribute
anything that you would like to see posted world-wide.