Three silver medals for young badminton players

PUBLISHED: 12:51 07 November 2017 | UPDATED: 12:51 07 November 2017

Clevedon Badminton Club.

Clevedon Badminton Club.


Three pairs from Clevedon Feathers Badminton Club won silver medals at the Avon doubles tournament

Six pairs from Clevedon Feathers Juniors took part in the Avon doubles tournament.

There were some amazing games against other youngsters from some clubs including St Ursulas, Uphill, Chew Valley and Portishead.

First medal of the day was in the Under-12s, with a silver medal won by Georgia Powers (aged nine) and Paige Hodgeson (9) losing in the final against a talented pair from Chew Valley.

Then Harry Wall (10) and Josh Peterson (11) played and won seven straight games to get into the final against St Ursulas pair, but lost out 15-10 to take a silver medal.

Next up was Georgia Creed and Lucie Thompson, who also took a silver medal in the girls’ Under-14s.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the North Somerset Times. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Most Read

Latest from the North Somerset Times