Badminton

 

2020 BADMINTON INFORMATION 

 

Social Badminton Information

Continuing until Wednesday 26th August: Students are welcome to play games each week on a Wednesday in the Old Gym from 3.30-4.30pm. Badminton rackets and shuttles will be available for students to use. There will be full supervision, no charge and it is a great opportunity for students to gain schoolwide participation points.

 

Junior Competitive Badminton Information

The Junior Local Competitive season has now come to an end for 2020.
TGC had 7 teams compete at the Western Bay of Plenty Secondary Schools’ Badminton Team Championships on Friday 24th July. From this event, 3 teams qualified into the Bay of Plenty Secondary Schools’ Team Championships held at QEYC on Wednesday 5th August. Team Blue finished 3rd in Division One. Team Orange finished 4th in Division Two and Team Green finished 2nd in Division Three. Outstanding results.

Team Blue: Niranjana Vonid Nair, Prachi Patel, Umaiza Hussein, Harmony Hohepa and Jin Lee
Team Orange: Elle Archer, Kyra Addison, Ryza Fleet and Ella Henstock (who replaced Ella Verize who competed in the WBOP Event)
Team Green: Maya Whitley, Ava Barker, Isla Russell and Honey Cooney


Upcoming Event in November for those Junior Teams who competed in the BOPSS Champs: Regional Junior Secondary School Badminton Cup held from 24-26th November 2020 in Tauranga. More information regarding this will be available in Term Four.

 

For students wishing to continue with Badminton, the Avenues Badminton Club continues to run weekly sessions. Keep an eye on this website for updates - Avenues Badminton Club for further coaching opportunities.

 

Senior Competitive Badminton Information
With only one tournament left to play, the Senior Competitive season has almost come to an end. The BOPSS Team Championships is to be held on Wednesday 19th August.
Season Results to date:
TGC had 6 teams compete at the Western Bay of Plenty Secondary Schools’ Badminton Team Championships on Friday 24th July. From this event, 3 teams qualified into the Bay of Plenty Secondary Schools’ Championships


The Teams who have qualified through to the BOPSS Event are:
Division One


Team Blue: Preeti Singh, Nensi Patel, Eesha Freemantle and Issey Ho


Division Three


Team Orange: Nichola Li, Prachi Patel, Via Lopez and Panmile Chatiketu
Team White: Divya Negi, Shahlia Hussein, Ashlen Kaur and Parewai Wehipeihana

 

Teacher in Charge:

Tamara Patete ([email protected])

 

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