Team Canada Competes at the 2023 BWF Sudirman Cup!
May 16, 2023
Team Canada is in Suzhou, China for the 2023 BWF Sudirman Cup
The 2023 BWF Sudirman Cup is taking place at the Suzhou Olympic Sports Centre, where Canada will join the world's top badminton countires to compete in the 2023 edition of the Mixed Team Championships!
Placed in Group B along with Indonesia, Thailand and Germany; Team Canada will have a tough battle ahead of them should they want to advance past the group stage an into the Quarter-Final elimination draw.
Team Canada's qualifciation came from an historic Continental Pan Am Mixed Team Championship this February, where Canada dominated the Pan Am Region; going undefeated in matches, and only losing one game throughout the tournament. An historic performance by Canada's top athletes, defeating Team USA 3-0, to qualify for the BWF Sudirman Cup 2023.
Athletes and coaches representing Team Canada are:
- Brian Yang
- Michelle Li
- Adam Dong
- Nyl Yakuara
- Talia Ng
- Josephine Wu
- Catherine Choi
- Ty Lindeman
- Kevin Lee
- Mike Butler, ChPC - Head Coach
- Mario Santoso - Assistant Coach
- Lynsie Fleming - Physiotherapist
"Continuing to represent Canada at World Team events is a grea honor for this team" said Mike Butler, ChPC, National Head Coach. "Qualifying for the Mixed Team Championships each year reconfirms that our athletes are amongst the world's best; and have the talent, dedication, and passion to continue to represent our country proudly."
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