Message from State Director: Festival of Badminton 2017

Having just wound up our Festival of Badminton Weekend, I wish to express my gratitude to the following people / organisations who made the event the success it was;

2017 YONEX Victorian Open

  • Tournament Referee – Sandra David

  • Tournament Director – Olivia Na

  • Badminton Victoria Court Officials

  • Badminton Victoria Board Members & Match Control – Rochelle Liyanage, Gillian Patmore & Peejade Cheng

  • YONEX, MSAC, Victorian State Government, VicHealth, My Sport Live

  • Commentators Brandon Olver & Daniel Hocking

  • All players and spectators – congratulations on a high quality tournament

2017 Para- Badminton Championships

  • Tournament Referee – Kay Coady

  • Tournament Director – Brent Gutterson

  • MSAC, Victorian State Government, ADIDAS

  • All players, thank you again for your participation and support.

2017 Multicultural Cup

  • Tournament Organiser and BV Staff Member – Brent Gutterson

  • Tournament Organiser and BV Board Member – Rochelle Liyanage

  • Victorian State Government, Flight Centre Torquay

  • All our participants for getting involved in this initiative

Shuttle Time Coaching Course

  • Organiser & BV Staff Member James Pountney

  • Course Participants

  • Victorian State Government, MSAC, Badminton Australia

Badminton Victoria will continue to work alongside our community & partners to ensure our events continue to grow with the Festival of Badminton being a great platform to start from.


Craig Haydock

State Director

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