2021 Junior State Squads of Badminton Victoria

We congratulate and welcome the following athletes to the Junior State Squads in 2021 as part of a new performance program by Badminton Victoria:

Under 19

  • Meagan CAMPBELL (Play Badminton)

  • Kaitlyn EA (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Latisha GAY (Warrnambool Badminton Association)

  • Starcia HAN (Play Badminton)

  • Gloria LI (HP Badminton)

  • Wilson LI (Play Badminton)

  • Benjamin LOW (Doncaster-Templestowe Badminton Association)

  • Thomas NG (Play Badminton)

  • Makayla TURNER (Geelong Badminton)

  • Rayne WANG (Melbourne University Badminton Club)

  • Eva ZHANG (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Yue Lin ZHANG (Glen Waverley Badminton Club)

Under 17

  • Kevin DAI (Glen Waverley Badminton Club)

  • Emma S. HO (Doncaster-Templestowe Badminton Association)

  • Jazmine LAM (Pro Badminton Academy)

  • Bethany LI (HP Badminton)

  • Yee-Yuan LIM (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Serena LIN (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Raphael LYDRA (HP Badminton)

  • Angelina NGUYEN (Western Suburbs Badminton Association)

  • Faris Minh Trung TRUONG (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Nils VERCRUYSSE (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Jordan YANG (Pro Badminton Academy)

  • Frederick ZHAO (Pro Badminton Academy)

Under 15

  • Shrey DHAND (Western Suburbs Badminton Association)

  • Alex GAO (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Christopher GO (HP Badminton)

  • Yu Ken GOH (Western Suburbs Badminton Association)

  • Jasmine JAP (Badminton Academy of Victoria Club)

  • Kishen LEW (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Jayden LIM (Pro Badminton Academy)

  • Om NEELAM (Play Badminton)

  • Kaitlyn RODRIGUES (Badminton Academy of Victoria Club)

  • Sarah UNG (Pro Badminton Academy)

  • Elin VERCRUYSSE (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Cindy Yudi WU (Glen Waverley Badminton Club)

  • Chauncey YU (Pro Badminton Academy)

Under 13

  • Smrithi ADEPU (Western Suburbs Badminton Association)

  • Alphonsa BIJOMON (Badminton Academy of Victoria Club)

  • Nicole FANG (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Eric GAO (Infinity Badminton Association

  • Alana LIM (Pro Badminton Academy)

  • Reikken LYDRA (HP Badminton)

  • Jowdy MOH (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Siyona SHAH (Pro Badminton Academy)

  • Rehan SHAJI (Pro Badminton Academy)

  • Cayven TEO (Badminton Academy of Victoria Club)

  • Nicholas UNG (Pro Badminton Academy)

  • Ava WONG (Westside Badminton)

  • Rosaland YU (Infinity Badminton Association)

  • Jamie ZHU (Pro Badminton Academy)

The players will train together weekly in 2021 under the guidance of appointed coaches Matthew Chau and Ross Smith.

Matthew is a former Australian representative player, Olympian, 4 x Oceania Champion and holds various international titles. He will assist the development of the Under 13 and Under 15 players in the Junior Squad.

Ross is a former Australian representative player, 2 x Olympian, 4 x Commonwealth Games representative, 4 x Oceania Champion and holds more than 12 International titles. He will work with the Under 17 and Under 19 players in the Junior Squad.

Congratulations to all the players selected and we look forward to supporting our high-performing athletes of the future. We thank our coaches, the Badminton Victoria Performance Committee, Badminton Australia and all the parents, guardians, coaches, clubs and supporters for making this program possible.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates From Badminton Victoria

We are addressing the concerns raised about the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Badminton is Back!

 

Please check with your local badminton member for availability. For more information about safety and limitations, please see the resources below.

#BadmintonIsBack

 

Member contacts will receive full directions and clarification via the upcoming Member Update email.

 

If the information you are seeking about the situation is not covered in the resources below, enquiries can be forwarded/directed to the Executive General Manager by email (egm@badmintonvic.com.au) or via phone (03 9686 4777).

 
 

Key Information:

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Badminton Victoria Updates

Badminton Australia Resources

Government Updates *Recent*

Website Links

 

Quick Practical Tips from the Australian Department of Health:

 

Online Training for COVID-19 and more

 

Display Posters and Signs (PDF)

Updates from Badminton Victoria:

 

Thursday 19th November 2020

Wednesday 28th October 2020:

Thursday 6th June 2020:

Tuesday 26th May 2020:

Monday 25th May 2020:

Friday 5th May 2020:

Monday 23rd March 2020:

Tuesday 17th March 2020:

Friday 13th March 2020:

Badminton Australia Resources

Friday 22nd May 2020: Badminton Is Coming Back Resources

https://www.badminton.org.au/coivd-19-updates/

Government Updates

26th February 2021

Premier of Victoria – Victoria To Return To COVIDSafe Settings

https://www.premier.vic.gov.au/victoria-return-covidsafe-settings

 

17th February 2021

Premier of Victoria – COVIDSAFE SUMMER – FROM 11:59PM WEDNESDAY

17 FEBRUARY 2021

https://www.premier.vic.gov.au/statement-premier-86

 

12th February 2021

Premier of Victoria – CIRCUIT BREAKER ACTION 11:59PM FRIDAY 12 FEBRUARY TO 11.59PM WEDNESDAY 17 FEBRUARY, 2021

https://www.premier.vic.gov.au/sites/default/files/2021-02/210212%20-%20Table%20of%20restrictions.pdf

 

14th December 2020

Sport and exercise – New page on the Coronavirus website

https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/sport-and-exercise

Sport, exercise and physical recreation services sector guidance https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/sport-exercise-and-physical-recreation-services-sector-guidance

Public events – information for organisers

https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/public-events-information-for-organisers

Victorian Government QR Code Service

https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/victorian-government-qr-code-service

 
 

23rd November 2020

Victoria’s roadmap for sport and recreation – the last steps https://sport.vic.gov.au/news/articles/Victorias-roadmap-for-sport-and-recreation-the-last-steps

Statement From The Premier https://www.premier.vic.gov.au/statement-premier-82

SUMMARY OF LAST STEP RESTRICTIONS FROM 11.59PM ON 22 NOVEMBER 2020

https://www.premier.vic.gov.au/sites/default/files/2020-11/221120%20-%20Last%20Step%20restrictions%20.pdf

 

9th November 2020

Victoria’s roadmap for sport and recreation – the next step

https://sport.vic.gov.au/news/articles/Victorias-roadmap-for-sport-and-recreation-the-next-step

 

28th October 2020

Victoria’s roadmap for sport and recreation – the next step

https://sport.vic.gov.au/news/articles/Victorias-roadmap-for-sport-and-recreation-the-next-step

Arts and recreation services sector guidance

https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/coronavirus-sector-guidance-arts-and-recreation-services

 

17th September 2020

Victoria’s roadmap for sport and recreation – the first steps

https://sport.vic.gov.au/news/articles/Victorias-roadmap-for-sport-and-recreation-the-first-steps

 

2nd August 2020

Updated restrictions for Melbourne and regional Victoria

https://sport.vic.gov.au/news/articles/Updated-restrictions-for-Melbourne-and-regional-Victoria

 

21st July 2020

Face coverings – 11:59 PM Wednesday 22 July

https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/updates/coronavirus-covid-19/face-coverings-1159pm-wednesday-22-july

 

25th May 2020

Sport and Recreation Victoria – Community Sport Sector Short-term Survival Package

https://sport.vic.gov.au/grants-and-funding/our-grants/community-sport-sector-coronavirus-covid-19-short-term-survival-package

 

14th May 2020

Department of Jobs Precincts and Regions – Release (download PDF)

 

11th May 2020

Sport and Recreation Victoria – Return to play for community sport and active recreation

https://sport.vic.gov.au/our-work/return-to-play/return-to-play-for-community-sport-and-active-recreation

 

11th May 2020

Sport and Recreation Victoria – Resumption of sport and recreation activities

https://sport.vic.gov.au/our-work/return-to-play/resumption-of-sport-and-recreation-activities

 

11th May 2020

Department of Health and Human Services – Sport, cultural and recreational activities restrictions

https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/sport-cultural-and-recreational-activities-restrictions-coronavirus-covid19

 

1st May 2020

Prime Minister of Australia – Media Statement

https://www.pm.gov.au/media/update-coronavirus-measures-1may20

 

National Principles for the resumption of Sport and Recreation activities – Attachment A (download PDF)

 

24th April 2020

Department of Jobs Precincts and Regions – Release (download PDF)

 

1st April 2020

Department of Jobs Precincts and Regions – Release (download PDF)

 

28th March 2020

Department of Jobs Precincts and Regions – Release (download PDF)

 

23rd March 2020

Department of Jobs Precincts and Regions – Release (download PDF)

 

22nd March 2020

Prime Minister (Australia) Media Release

https://www.pm.gov.au/media/update-coronavirus-measures-220320

 

22nd March 2020

Department of Jobs Precincts and Regions – Release (download PDF)

 

18th March 2020

Sports Australia – Minister for Sport issues COVID-19 guidelines for community sport

https://www.sportaus.gov.au/media-centre/news/minister-for-sport-issues-covid-19-guidelines-for-community-sport

Website Links

 

Victorian Government Coronavirus website

Australian Government Department of Health

https://www.health.gov.au/

 

Victorian Government Economic Survival and Jobs Package

https://www.business.vic.gov.au/support-for-your-business/grants-and-assistance/economic-survival-and-jobs-package#

 

Vicsport COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

https://vicsport.com.au/blog/3522/covid-19-coronavirus-update-and-links