Veterans head virtual forum

Fadhil Yunus

The virtual Coach Adoption Forum 1.0, presented by Coaching Director of the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) Wong Choong Hann and Performance and Coaching Consultant at Badminton World Federation (BWF) Martin Andrew, will be held tomorrow.

Local badminton coaches Md Zuno Kartono bin Haji Ali and Ermadena Haji Talip will participate in the forum.

Wong Choong Hann is a former top ranked player in men’s singles. His accomplishments include three gold medals in the Commonwealth Games on home soil in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 1998 and Melbourne, Australia in 2006. He also won a silver medal in the World Championships in Birmingham, United Kingdom in 2003.

The former Malaysian professional player topped the rankings in August 2002.

Meanwhile, Martin is a certified Level 1, 2 and 3 Tutor at the BWF, the world’s badminton governing body.

The experienced instructor has delivered courses for national associations such as Kenya, France, Indonesia and Cyprus as well as confederation federations.