1997 European Junior Badminton Championships

The 1997 European Junior Badminton Championships were the 15th tournament of the European Junior Badminton Championships. It was held in Nymburk, Czechia, from 30 March – 5 April 1997.[1] Dutch players won both the singles events; while Danish players dominated all three doubles disciplines. Denmark also won the mixed team title.[2][3]

1997 European Junior Badminton Championships
Tournament details
Dates30 March – 5 April 1997
Edition15th
LocationNymburk, Czechia
1995 Nitra 1999 Glasgow

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Boys' singles   Dicky Palyama   Richard Vaughan   Nikolaj Nikolaenko
  Kasper Ødum
Girls' singles   Judith Meulendijks   Tine Rasmussen   Ella Karachkova
  Donna Kellogg
Boys' doubles   Kasper Ødum
  Ove Svejstrup
  Kristian Langbak
  Frederik Köhler
  Johan Holm
  Patrik Isaksson
  Joachim Tesche
  Thomas Tesche
Girls' doubles   Lene Mørk
  Jane F. Bramsen
  Jane Jacoby
  Britta Andersen
  Maria Kool
  Maria Sofronova
  Zhanna Chornenjkaja
  Ella Karachkova
Mixed doubles   Ove Svejstrup
  Britta Andersen
  Kristian Langbak
  Jane F. Bramsen
  Kasper Ødum
  Lene Mørk
  David Lindley
  Donna Kellogg
Team Event   Denmark   Russia   Netherlands

ResultsEdit

Semi-finalsEdit

Category Winner Runner-up Score
Boys' singles   Richard Vaughan   Kasper Ødum 15–6, 17–18, 15–8
  Dicky Palyama   Nikolaj Nikolaenko 15–6, 15–4
Girls' singles   Judith Meulendijks   Ella Karachkova 11–7, 11–4
  Tine Rasmussen   Donna Kellogg 3–11, 11–5, 12–9
Boys' doubles   Kasper Ødum
  Ove Svejstrup
  Johan Holm
  Patrik Isaksson
15–8, 15–9
  Frederik Köhler

  Kristian Langbak

  Joachim Tesche
  Thomas Tesche
15–6, 15–4
Girls' doubles   Britta Andersen
  Jane Jacoby
  Ella Karachkova
  Zhanna Chornenjkaja
15–6, 15–12
  Jane F. Bramsen
  Lene Mørk
  Maria Kool
  Maria Sofronova
15–12, 15–12
Mixed doubles   Ove Svejstrup
  Britta Andersen
  Kasper Ødum
  Lene Mørk
15–1, 15–10
  Kristian Langbak
  Jane Bramsen
  David Lindley
  Donna Kellogg
15–9, 15–9

FinalsEdit

Category Winners Runners-up Score
Boys' singles   Dicky Palyama   Richard Vaughan 11–15, 15–11, 18–15
Girls' singles   Judith Meulendijks   Tine Rasmussen 6–11, 12–9, 11–6
Boys' doubles   Kasper Ødum
  Ove Svejstrup
  Frederik Köhler
  Kristian Langbak
15–7, 15–6
Girls' doubles   Jane F. Bramsen
  Lene Mørk
  Britta Andersen
  Jane Jacoby
17–15, 15–11
Mixed doubles   Ove Svejstrup
  Britta Andersen
  Kristian Langbak
  Jane F. Bramsen
15–10, 15–12

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Denmark (DEN)44210
2  Netherlands (NED)2013
3  Russia (RUS)0145
4  Wales (WAL)0101
5  England (ENG)0022
6  Germany (GER)0011
  Sweden (SWE)0011
Totals (7 nations)661123

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "EUROPEAN JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS, INDIVIDUALS". badmintoneurope.com. Badminton Europe. Retrieved 24 November 2020.
  2. ^ "EURO JUNIORS: DANES DOMINATE DOUBLES, DUTCH TAKE SINGLES". www.worldbadminton.com. 7 April 1997. Retrieved 24 November 2020.
  3. ^ "Badminton Polska Magazine 1997" (PDF). stelterbadminton.files.wordpress.com. Badminton Polska. Retrieved 24 November 2020.