Sunday 18 August, 2019

Gold for Barbados U13 badminton champ in Scotland

Barbados' Under 13 Badminton Champion, Harrison Griffith.

Barbados' Under 13 Badminton Champion, Harrison Griffith.

Barbadian Under 13 Badminton player Harrison Griffith has returned from the recently concluded 2017 Glasgow Youth International Badminton Championships in Glasgow, Scotland.

While there he attended training sessions at the Glasgow School of Sport at Bella Houston Academy and competed in both the Team and Individual Tournaments, claiming Gold as a member of the six-player Leicestershire PC team from England and also winning three of his individual matches.

Coached by Athelstone Forde of Elite Badminton and Fitness Academy, Harrison is the current National Under 13 Badminton Champion in both the Boys Singles and Boys Doubles, in which his partner is Joshua Valere.

He next travels to Toronto in July to compete in the 2017 PanAm Junior Championships.

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