Rachel Honderich

Date of Birth: April 21st, 1996

Hometown:  Toronto, Ontario

Height: 5'9

Occupation: Athlete

Club: Lee's Badminton

Coaches: Jennifer Lee

Social Media:

Twitter: https://twitter.com/RHondo210

 

Life Goals: To become a chiropractor and work for the Canadian Olympic Team.

Short Term Badminton Goals:

  • To win Gold at the 2015 Canadian National Championships
  • To qualify for the 2015 Pan American Games.

Long Term Badminton Goals:

  • To Qualify for the Olympics
  • To reach top 10 in the World.

 

Biggest Moments in Badminton Career:

  • Gold in the 2014 Pan American Championships Team event
  • Silver in Women's Singles in the 2014 Pan American Championships
  • Qualifying for the 2014 Commonwealth Games Team  (Quarter-finalist in team event)
  • 2014 Senior Nationals Doubles Silver

 

Hobbies:

  • Eating, watching movies and TV
  • Walking my dog
  • Playing UNO and monopoly deal

 

Pet Peeves:

  • Being late and people who are always negative

 

Favourite Things:

  • Badminton,
  • Spending time with family and friends
  • Eating
  • Having time to relax

 

Badminton Career Highlights:

2014

  • Gold in Pan American Championships team event, Silver in Women's Singles
  • Czech International Women's Doubles Champion
  • U23 Canadian Junior Nationals Gold in Singles and Doubles

 

2013

  • U19 Canadian Junior Nationals Gold in Singles
  • 2013 Canadian Senior Nationals Bronze in Women's Singles and Mixed Doubles

 

2012

  • Junior Pan American Champion in U17 Singles and Doubles
  • Canadian Junior National Champion in U16 Singles and Doubles 

 

2011

  • Canadian Junior National Champion in U16 Singles
  • Triple Crown at Ontario U16 Junior Provincial Championships

 

2010

  • Canadian Junior National Champion in U14 Singles, and Doubles, and Silver in Mixed Doubles
  • Bronze in doubles at the Junior Pan American U15 Championships