These events come under the umbrella of the Bahrain Badminton Festival, which began on September 26 with a Shuttle Time -- a BWF
programme to promote the sport around the world -- tutors course aimed to create awareness of the sport among Bahrainis.
Among the participating countries at the BWF
International Badminton Championship are China, South Korea, Denmark, Thailand, Japan, Britain, the United States, Germany and France, said Yuni Kartika, spokesperson of the Indonesian badminton association.
September and December are the busiest months on the BWF
calendar as far as the international challenge tournaments are concerned.
Youngsters have to be a member of the BWF
if they want to be a matchday mascot, and we currently have around 750 young fans as members, who pay PS2 a week.
World champion Chen Long finished the year on a high, winning the BWF
Destination Dubai World Superseries Finals title with relative ease over Hans-Kristian Vittinghus; 21-16 21-10 in 47 minutes.
The quality of action at the Hamdan Sports Complex between December 17 and December 21 will be of unquestionable standards as eight top-ranked players from the BWF
Destination Dubai Rankings in men's and women's singles, men's and women's doubles and mixed doubles compete for a share of a US$1million prize pool.
We've definitely got the BWF
World Championships in our sights," agreed Yoo.
President Poul-Erik Hoyer, while making the announcement, said the partnership is a good fit "as BWF
and MetLife share similar goals in terms of seeking to further spread our respective brands and products globally.
Envirotec provides a new service that detects the current performance of a pulse-jet dust control system.
BADMINTON: Scots Kirsty Gilmour and Paul van Rietvelde are into the second round at the Wang Lao Ji BWF
World Championships in Guangzhou, China.
YONEX-SUNRISE Malaysia Open Grand Prix Gold, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, men's singles final: (12) Alamsyah Yunus (Ina) bt Soon Huat Goh (Mal) 10-21 21-9 21-19 Women's singles final: (1) Sindhu P.
Envirotec, a manufacturer of filter media for industrial filtration, has extended its product portfolio with the new PM-Tec product line and is offering new filter media specifically used in filtration of minute dust particles.