Congratulations to the following Rally Niagara youth who participated in the Fernando Youth Academy tournament in Brampton on May 10th
Brooke Bowers - Under 12
David Hacker - Under 12
Daniel Hacker - Under 14
It is a great social and recreational game
Rally Niagara Badminton will host "open badminton" on Tuesday nights through the summer for 9 weeks beginning on Jun 30th and extending through August 25th. The hours of operation on Tuesday's will be 7 PM - 9:30 PM. Drop in fee is $5 ($3 for students) or for the whole summer $30 ($25 for students). We look forward to seeing you out on the courts!
875 Eggert Drive, North Tonawanda, NY 14120 ● (716) 381-4571
Rally Niagara is an adult and junior badminton club located in North Tonawanda, NY between Buffalo and Niagara Falls. Badminton is one of the most popular sports in the world appealing to all ages and skill levels. It is a social game that can be played at the recreational level or competitively. Its physical and health benefits are outstanding and most important of all, its fun!
Sunday, Mar 29th was a fantastic day of youth badminton. 171 games were played at 5 age levels. Thank you to all the volunteers and those who brought drinks and snacks. With your help the event was a great success. Brackets winners are shown below and on button link below. Check out all 157 photos of the event on facebook. Navin, superb on the photos - first class job.
U9 Boys - Grant Wang (1st), Henry Millar (2nd), Neal Deshpande (3rd)
U11 Boys - Simon Li (1st), Daren Liu (2nd), Ethan Schul (3rd)
U13 Boys - Ian MacDonald (1st), David Hacker (2nd), Ammar Anjum (3rd)
U16 Boys - Mark Chang (1st), Ian MacDonald (2nd), Daniel Hacker (3rd)
U19 Boys - Tyler Mirando (1st), Harry Wang (2nd), Colin Helfer (3rd)
U9 Girls - Nora Jetter (1st), Ryley Goodwin (2nd), Ellen Jetter (3rd)
U11 Girls - Megan Singer (1st), Aryaa Deshpande (2nd), Zoe Bowers (3rd)
U13 Girls - Brooke Bowers (1st), Laura Cohn (2nd), Ella Bulger (3rd)
U16 Girls - Dana Bulger (1st), Eileen Wang (2nd), Hannah Laski (3rd)
U19 Girls - Rhea Wan (1st), Paige Moreno (2nd), Margaret Millar (3rd)
Rally Niagara Badminton is affiliated with USA Badminton (USAB). USAB is the recognized national governing body for the sport of badminton in the United States headquartered in Colorado Springs, CO.
A 2008 study by the Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association reported that approximately 1,362,000 people play badminton frequently in the US. Badminton is truly a growing sport in the US as well as on the international level.