Club of the week Badminton NC
Badminton NC is centrally located in Morrisville, NC between Raleigh, Durham, Cary and Chapel Hill and within 3 miles of the Raleigh Durham Airport. Badminton NC is the home club for a large number of Regional and National Champions. It offers longer term training to athletes who come to the area for training in the American Badminton Academy which Badminton NC hosts and sponsors. Badminton NC has been in operation for 2 ½ months and have aggressive plans to work with a number of primary, middle and high schools to build badminton momentum and enthusiasm in the Raleigh Durham area. Badminton NC has 7 courts available on which to reserve and play badminton. They have a complete Pro Shop and sell all kinds of sporting gear to include Yonex, Adidas and Forza. Badminton NC offers private and group lessons. Other clubs near Badminton NC are Duke University, North Carolina State University and also there are a number of recreational clubs. Dennis Christensen, a former Danish coach has supported the past three summer Olympics games and coached for Italy, Switzerland and Sweden. He along with a number of NC residents have started Badminton NC with the idea of building a successful business, promoting Junior badminton throughout North Carolina , and working cooperatively with the clubs in the area. You can visit Badminton NC on Facebook at www.facebook.com/badmintonNC. Member’s ages range from 4 to 84. The NC club hours of operation are from M-F 6am -11pm, & Sat/Sun 8am-11pm. The club runs numerous events and tournaments. Badminton NC will host two upcoming events to include the North Carolina Open to be held on Oct 17-19 2014 and USA Badminton Master’s, on March 18-22, 2015.