Please note that in line with current COVID protocols and to protect our players, the Badminton Committee confirms that our section has closed for a period of 14 days for senior players and a calendar month for juniors. The situation will then be reviewed. We hope to be back on the court soon and we wish everyone well. Stay safe. We’ll keep you updated.
Four team members of the Southern Gauteng team at the Golden Eagles tournament in Kimberley from 06 to 12 June were Wanderers player/members.
The tournament included inter-provincial matches plus individual events. Wanderers players recorded some noteworthy achievements.
Johan Croucamp our senior coach increased the number of his South African titles to 160 by winning all 3 events: – singles, doubles and mixed doubles.
Eileen Howson and Johan Croucamp retained their mixed doubles title.
Rhona Fuller and Eileen Howson won the ladies doubles plate event with Les Brazier the runner-up in the men’s singles plate event.
Attie Kennedy and Les Brazier were runners-up in the men’s doubles final with Norah Du Pessis and Les Brazier reaching the semi final of the plate event.
Other than sore muscles and weary bodies, the event was most enjoyable and a great time was had by all, noting that all COVID protocols were followed.