Nynette Sass Wins Women in Badminton Award

Nynette Sass from Samoa was awarded the POWA (President of Oceania Women’s Award) at the Oceania Annual General Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand in May 2018. Pictured – Nynette receiving the award from Badminton Oceania President – Geraldine Brown who is also the Chair of the BWF Women in Badminton Commission. Nynette has been very instrumental…

BOC Executive Board Elected

The Badminton Oceania Executive Board for the next two years was confirmed at the Annual General Meeting in May, Bangkok, Thailand Geraldine Brown (AUS) and Nigel Skelt (NZ) were both re-elected unopposed respectively as President Deputy President Board Members elected were: Glenn Cox (NZL) – 4 years Loke Poh Wong (AUS) – 4 years Leody…

VICTOR Oceania Team Championships: The Race for the TOTAL BWF Thomas & Uber Cup Finals 2018

National Teams from the Oceania region set their sights on winning the VICTOR Oceania Team Championships 2018 to secure a spot at the TOTAL BWF Thomas & Uber Cup Finals 2018 in Thailand this year. Teams representing Australia, New Zealand, Tahiti and Fiji are competing in separate Men’s and Women’s Team Championships this week, competing in a round-robin draw over the 2-day team event. Day…

2018 YONEX North Harbour International – Local New Zealanders to set the bar at upcoming Finals

After this morning’s round of exciting Semi-Final matches, New Zealand representatives will feature in four of the five Finals this afternoon at the 2018 YONEX North Harbour International. Finals Day kickstarted with thrilling Mixed Doubles Semi-Final matches. New Zealanders and Number 3 Seeded pair Maika PHILLIPS and Anona PAK overcame the last-standing Australian Mixed Doubles…