BADMINTON SECTION 2019/2020

CAPTAIN MR WONG ENG TEAN
VICE CAPTAIN MR LEE THAI KIR
CONVENOR MR KAH KOK CHEONG
TREASURER MR LOH HONG LEONG
COMMITTEE MEMBERS MR CHAN KIEN CHOON
MR HO KHIM SOON
MR YEOH SENG KHOON
MR RAKHVEER SINGH
MR EDDIE YEOH EE TIT
MR YEOH LIP PIN

Our Badminton Team

Badminton is one of the most active and popular games in Penang Sports Club. We are proud to have our badminton great Dato Lee Chong Wei as our honorary member. Currently our club has a nice badminton hall with 2 rubberized courts. There is a plan to build to a new hall with 4 rubberized courts. Badminton activities are managed by a sub-committee lead by a captain.

According to the previous annual report, 2018 has been an eventful year for the badminton section with many activities both badminton games and social get-to-gathers organized by the section.

The section's Membership currently stand at 225 but about 50 play badminton regularly on club nights on:

DAY TIME
Tuesday (5pm-11pm)
Thursday (5pm-11pm)
Friday (5pm-9pm)
Sunday (5pm-11pm)

Events on 2018

1. Closed Competitions

  1. Men's Singles and Men Doubles handicap Division 1 and 2 competitions.
  2. Ladies Doubles handicap competition
  3. Mixed Doubles handicap competition.
  4. Junior competition with under 10, under 13 and under 17 Age Groups.

Friendly Match and External Competitions

  1. Singapore Chinese Swimming Club ( Home )
  2. Ipoh Swimming Club ( Away )
  3. Fire Badminton Team
  4. CH 84 team
  5. Bayan Baru Badminton Team
  6. PSC team also took part in the Padang Kota Cup.
  7. Royal Bangkok Sports Chairman's Cup ( Away in Bangkok )

Others Event

  1. Family Fun Sports Carnival – objective of this event was to promote club fellowship among the section members.
  2. Organized 2 get-togethers with buffet dinners and birthday cakes to celebrate members' birthday – objective of this event were to socialized and foster friendship between members.

Our 2 rubberized badminton courts

Our players playing during club night


Club Nights

The badminton section reserves the badminton hall for 4 club nights per week for all registered club members to get together and enjoy playing badminton. The club nights and time of play are as follow

  1. Tuesday - from 5 to 11 PM
  2. Thursday - from 5 to 11 PM
  1. Friday - from 5 to 9 PM
  2. Sunday – from 5 to 11 PM

Private Booking of Courts

Other than the club nights our badminton courts are open for private booking whereby members can book the court for their family or friends to play subject to a fee.


Overseas Activities

The badminton section makes overseas trips to participate in tournament or play friendly games. Every year and for the past 5 years our selected team travelled to Bangkok to compete in the Royal Bangkok Sports Club Chairman’s Cup. We had a couple of overseas trip to Hong Kong and Australia for friendly games with the local teams.


Dato Eddy Choong Cup

In memory of our late badminton great Dato Eddy Choong, the Choong family had donated cup for badminton inter teams competition organised by the badminton section on a biannual basis. 6 local and overseas team are invited to participate in the tournament.


Ladies Night

For our ladies badminton players we have reserved one court on Thursday night from 7 to 11 pm exclusively for our ladies.


Children Programme

For those parents who wish to excel their children’s skill in badminton can avail themselves to training lessons conducted by our coach in our facility. The coaching lessons are on Saturday from 1 to 3 pm and 3 to 5 pm. Coaching lessons are chargeable.


PSC closed badminton tournaments

Each year the badminton section organizes the following tournaments.

  1. Men Single Division 1 and 2
  2. Men Double Division 1 and 2
  3. Ladies Double
  4. Mixed Double

Section Get Togethers

Each year the committee organizes 2 or 3 parties for section members to get together and socialize. Dinner and cutting of birthday cakes for the birthday ladies and gentlemen. Once every year we will organize our annual dinner with band in attendance and lucky draws.

Private Booking of Courts

Other than the club nights our badminton courts are open for private booking whereby members can book the court for their family or friends to play subject to a fee.

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