Activities

Some recent updates ..

Christmas Ceilidh

On Dec 3rd we had our 4th Annual Christmas Ceilidh. It was really good to see it so well supported by families with children and friends as they bring lots of happy, fun festive cheer to the event. We look forward to the next one in 2017

Tournaments

Gloucester (Bristol Norwich) KP Annual Tournament

Several years ago we had to move this tournament from the Redwood Country Club and Hotel in Bristol due to circumstances beyond our control. We first relocated to the Forest Dean but has now settled in the city of Gloucester.

Founders (Penguins & King Penguins) Annual Level Doubles Handicapped Tournament

2016 – another fantastic year with some really good close hard fought games. We look forward to another successful year in 2017.

KP – Clifton York Annual Tournament Weekend

This is still going strong and relations between the two clubs have grown over the years. Success is Mixed as we won the past few years but this year Clifton got the better of us.

KP – Clifton York Annual Tournament weekend (Nov 12 – 14 2010)

The time has come for another trip to York to visit our friends from Clifton B.C who kindly agreed to play against KP on an annual basis. This will be the 4th tournament.

We’re looking forward to another great weekend with our good host who have always made us very welcome. I hope you will all be able to join us on our nev adventure.

If you’re interested, please get in touch with Looi.

 


 

 

Founders Tournament Sun 3rd Oct 2010

On Sunday 3rd October, King Penguins and Penguins B.C. will be holding their 9th Founders tournament at the Kings Club, Wimbledon from 12:00noon to 6:00pm.

The event is once again being well supported and there will be lots of hard games which will leave a lot of us tired aching but happy for a good day’s badminton.

 


Club Annual Tournament (Apr 29th – May 1st 2006)

The committee has decided that the annual tournament usually held during the first May Bank holiday weekend will be moved from Norwich after 9 years.

A new venue has now been found. This is at the Bristol Corus Hotel. To find out more, click on Bristol Corus Hotel. I hope you will all be able to join us on our nev adventure.

If you’re interested, please get in touch with Looi.

 


 

Founders Tournament Sun 18th September 2005

On Sunday 18th September, King Penguins and Penguins B.C. held their 4th Founders tournament at the Arena from 11:00am to 3:00pm.

The event was a great success and we all had a great time with lots of hard games which left a lot of us tired aching but happy for a good day’s badminton.

Founders Tournament: List of Current & Past Winners

 


Man(ch)’s Big Dreams


 

Malaysian Badminton Tour 2005

During the month of August an intrepid group of badminton enthusiasts from the club went on a visit to Malaysia.

To see more pics of their travels click on Malaysia August 2005

See movie clips of their trip:  Good Wan and the spaced out double D’s (David & Daniel)


Summer 2005 Barbeque

On Sunday 19th June the club had it’s first ever BBQ thanks to the generosity of our hosts, Richard and Nancy. On behalf of everyone a very BIG THANK YOU to Richard and Nancy for inviting us and letting us have the freedom of the house, garden and their hospitality.

We would also like to thank the chefs, Anthony and Richard, to those that help organise the event – Sue, Wan, Manch and Millie & David and to everyone who turned up and brought lots of food. The event a great success and a wonderful day out was had by all.

King Penguins – Penguins 10th Annual Norwich Mixed Doubles Tournament Weekend – Sat 28th – Mon 30th May 2005

The committee would like to give a big thank you to all those who attended and making it another fun and successful weekend. For those who miss out on the fun this year, please make a note of the date for next year’s tournament (First May Bank Holiday Weekend 2006)

Ron Seoman Trophy

Millie & sue – Runners/Up

Bindi & Nishal – Winners

Oh No! McIntosh Trophy

Sara – Runner/Up

Ricky – Runner/Up

Vincent & Nishal – Winners

List of Norwich Current & Past Winners

Nb. This event is for King Penguins & Penguins members and invited guests only.

 


 

CONGRATULATIONS! SCBA Men Junior Cup Winners

Congratulations and well done to the Surrey Men 2 team in the SCBA Men Junior Cup Final, played at Wimbledon Rackets & Fitness Club on Thursday 21st April. The team achieved a notable vistory over the defending champions, Dorking by 7 rubbers to 2. It was all the more sweet as we were beaten by Dorking in the Finals last year.

The match was played in a highly competitive but friendly spirit. Well done to both teams for putting on a good performance.

SCBA also laid on very good refreshments for the night and our thanks to them.

Surrey Men 2 team:

Ramon Meijer & Dan Shipp

Matthew Weaver & Graham Robinson

Wan Chung & David Law

Other team members who played their role in the other stages of the competition:

Colin Minott, Stephen Ngui, Jay Wataranan & Looi Oon

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