Sunday, March 29, 2009

Elk Grove Village Open Resounding Success

We had record number of entries and we finished on schedule - a rarity for Badminton Events!
Pictures, Results and more here.

Monday, March 23, 2009

Howard Bach visits the Northwest Chinese School in Palatine

Howard Bach visited the Northwest Chinese School in Palatine on March 22 and played with the kids and other members. He signed autographs and gamely played doubles with various combinations of players trying to get the better of him. Some pictures are here.
Howard Bach at Chinese School Palatine 2009

Sunday, March 22, 2009

Asian American Rally for Chicago2016

Chicago's Asian American Community (Asians4Chicago2016.Org) held a rally of over 2,000 people on March 21, 2009 to support Chicago's bid for the 2016 Olympics The rally had cultural programs and was attended by the Mayor of Chicago - Richard Daley. Former Olympians - including Howard Bach of the USA badminton team were honored. BadmintonChicago supported this free event, For more information on this rally contact

UIC Bhangda Performers at the Asian American Rally.

Howard Bach, USA Badminton Olympian and
Hiroaki Ebihara, President, Yonex USA at the Asian American Rally