Junior Advisory Group representative update

By USAB Staff | March 04, 2019, 4 p.m. (ET)

USA Badminton would like to announce the new Junior Advisory Group (JAG) Representatives for Regions 1 (Michelle Cruz), 2 (Tina Lulla), 4 (Mesinee (May) Mangkalakiri), and 5 (Peter Yang).


The JAG Membership Term of Service is for the duration of two (2) years. The newly appointed JAG membership will take effect immediately.


Current JAG Representative for each Region are as follows:


Region 1: Michelle Cruzakosishs@gmail.com

Region 2: Tina Lullatlulla2001@yahoo.com

Region 3: Cin Abidincabidin@hotmail.com

Region 4: Mesinee (May) Mangkalakirimesinee@gmail.com

Region 5: Peter Yangpeter-ya@hotmail.com 

Region 6: Pavan Vederepvedere@yahoo.com


As a reminder the Junior Advisory Group (JAG) contributes to:


1. Assist with site development for the Junior International Trials (JIT), and the other Junior Tournament sites at the regional level.


2. Provide input and work the High Performance Advisory Group (HPAG) with regards to junior development.


3. Provide support for the national junior ranking system


4. Identify regional tournament venues, coordinate junior ranking tournament dates and support as well as guide the respective tournaments directors regarding junior tournament hosting requirements to ensure that the respective junior ranking tournaments in their regions were run smoothly  


5. Provide input for the development of the USAB Junior Ranking Tournament Structure


6. Support coaching development (including the management of the Coach Pass at tournaments)


7. Work with the Coaching Advisory Group (CAG) to support the promotion of the development of badminton, coaching certification and especially Safe Sport