Junior badminton tournament in North Tyneside a success

Almost 30 entrants took part in the latest North Tyneside Junior Badminton Tournament, which proved to be a great success.

Thursday, 16th February 2017, 09:27 am
Updated Wednesday, 1st March 2017, 08:37 am

The under-14 age group was won by Matthew Short with Tom Cox runner-up. And the under-16 group was won by Christian Sharp with David Short runner-up.

The under-14 doubles winners were Ollie Edmondson and Jamie Grant with Kyle Soulsby and Dominic Wilson Baker runners-up. The under-16 doubles was won by brothers David and Matthew Short with Josh Summersby and Josh Foster runners-up - all four are regulars at North Tyneside Badminton Academy.

The academy runs sessions for all abilities, aged six to 18-years-old between 10am to noon every Sunday during term time. Contact ntbaforkids@gmail to find out more.