Britney Tam

Date of birth: August 23, 1997

Hometown: Markham, Ontario

Height: 5’6

Occupation: Student

Club: Mandarin Badminton Club

Coaches:  Florah Ng

Social Media:

Twitter: @brittneeytaam

Instagram: @brittneytam

 

Life Goals:  To live life on my own time and terms

Short Term Badminton Goals: Qualify for the 2015 Pan Am Games

Long Term Badminton Goals: Qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

 

Biggest Moments in Badminton Career:

  • Helping win a gold medal for Canada at the 2012 Junior Pan Am Team Event
  • Making it to the Round of 32 at the 2013 World Junior Championships in Girl’s Singles

 

Hobbies:

  • Watching Youtube videos
  • Texting
  • Hanging out with friends

 

Pet Peeves:

  • When people don’t wash their hands

 

Favourite Things:

  • Fruits
  • Hot weather

 

Badminton Career Highlights:

2014

  • Member of Team Canada at World Junior Championships in Malaysia
  • World Junior Championships: Round of 32 in Singles
  • Member of Team Canada at Uber Cup Championships in India
  • Junior/U23 Nationals: U23 Mixed Doubles Champion, U19 Singles Finalist
  • Member of Team Canada at Pan Am Championships in Markham

 

2013

  • Junior Provincials: U16 Singles Champion, U19 Girl’s Doubles / Mixed Doubles Champion
  • Junior Nationals: U16 Singles Champion, U19 Girl’s Doubles Bronze
  • Junior Pan Ams: Team Event Champion
  • Member of Team Canada at World Junior Championships in Thailand

 

2012

  • Junior Provincials: U16 Singles / Girl’s Doubles Champion, U19 Mixed Doubles Champion
  • Junior Nationals: U16 Girl’s Doubles Champion, Singles Finalist, U19 Mixed Doubles Finalist
  • Qualified for 2012 World Junior Championships in Japan for Mixed Doubles
  • Junior Pan Ams: U15 Girl’s Doubles Champion, U19 Mixed Doubles Finalist

 

2011

  • Junior Provincials: U14 Singles / Girl’s Doubles Champion, Mixed Doubles Finalist
  • Junior Nationals: U14 Singles Champion, Girl’s Doubles / Mixed Doubles Bronze

 

2010

  • Junior Provincials: U14 Girl’s Doubles Champion, Singles Finalist
  • Junior Nationals: U14 Girl’s Doubles Champion, Singles Bronze
  • Junior Pan Ams: U15 Girl’s Doubles Bronze
  •