Gentofte Badminton Klub (Gentofte Badminton Klub), also known as GBK is a badminton club in Gentofte, Gentofte Municipality, Copenhagen, Denmark. It is based in Gentofte Sportsby. The club has won more than 100 titles. It experienced its most successful period in the late 1970s and 1980 when it won Europe Cup seven times. Former players include some of Denmark's most successful badminton players, including, Morten Frost, Lene Køppen, Poul-Erik Høyer, Peter Gade and Camilla Martin.

GBK
Full nameGentofte Badminton Klub
NicknamesGBK
Sportbadminton
Founded10 February 1931 (10 February 1931)
Based inGentofte, Denmark

HistoryEdit

Gentofte Badminton Klub (Gentofte Badminton or GBK) was founded on 10 February 1931. The club initially played in rented premises on Maltegårdsvej in Charlottenlund until inaugurating its current badminton hall in 1936.

LocationEdit

The club is based in GBK Hallen in Gentofte Sportsby. The venue contains 10 badminton courts.[1]

Former playersEdit

AchievementsEdit

Europe CupEdit

  • Champions: 1978, 1979, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1986
  • Runner-Up: 1984

Danish Badminton LeagueEdit

  • Champion:1949/1950, 1950/1951, 1951/1952, 1974/1975, 1975/1976, 1976/1977, 1977/1978, 1978/1979, 1982/1983, 1983/1984, 1985/1986, 1988/1989, 1989/1990, 1990/1991,1991/1992,1996/1997

Danish National Badminton ChampionshipsEdit

Season Player(s) Discipline Place
1934/1935 Poul Vagn Nielsen, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1935/1936 Poul Vagn Nielsen, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1935/1936 Poul Vagn Nielsen / Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1935/1936 Eric Kirchoff / Poul V. Nielsen, Gentofte BK Men's doubles 1
1935/1936 Bodil Strømann, Skovshoved IF / Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1936/1937 Eric Kirchoff, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1937/1938 Bodil Rise / Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1937/1938 Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's singles 1
1938/1939 Tonny Olsen, GentofteBK Women's singles 1
1938/1939 Bodil Rise / Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1939/1940 Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's singles 1
1939/1940 Bodil Duus / Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1941/1942 Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's singles 1
1942/1943 Agnete Friis, Odense BK / Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1942/1943 Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's singles 1
1944/1945 Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's singles 1
1945/1946 Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's singles 1
1945/1946 Agnete Friis / Tonny Olsen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1946/1947 Agnete Friis / Tonny Ahm, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1946/1947 Poul Holm / Aase Schiøtt Jacobsen, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1947/1948 Tonny Ahm, Gentofte BK Women's singles 1
1947/1948 Agnete Friis / Tonny Ahm, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1947/1948 Jørn Skaarup, Københavns BK / Tonny Ahm, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1948/1949 Poul Holm, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1948/1949 Tonny Ahm, Gentofte BK Women's singles 1
1949/1950 Gentofte Badminton Klub Team 1
1949/1950 Poul Holm / Tonny Ahm, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1949/1950 Tonny Ahm, Gentofte BK Women's singles 1
1949/1950 Agnete Friis / Birgit Rostgaard Frøhne, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1950/1951 Gentofte Badminton Klub Team 1
1950/1951 Poul Holm, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1950/1951 Aase Schiøtt Jacobsen / Tonny Ahm, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1951/1952 Tonny Ahm, Gentofte BK Women's singles 1
1951/1952 Poul Holm / Tonny Ahm, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1951/1952 Poul Holm / Ole Jensen, Gentofte BK Men's double 1
1951/1952 Annelise Petersen, Gentofte Women's singles 1
1951/1952 Poul Holm, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1951/1952 Gentofte Badminton Klub Team 1
1952/1953 Poul Holm, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1952/1953 Poul Holm / Ole Jensen, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1952/1953 Agnete Friis / Birgit Schultz-Pedersen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1953/1954 Agnete Friis / Gitte Schultz-Pedersen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1953/1954 Poul Holm / Ole Jensen, Gentofte BK Men's doubles 1
1956/1957 Tonny Ahm, Gentofte BK Women's singles 1
1957/1958 Agnete Friis / Birte Kristiansen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1963/1964 Pernille Mølgaard Hansen, GentofteBK Women's singles 1
1966/1967 Per Walsøe / Pernille Mølgaard Hansen, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1967/1968 Anne Flindt / Bente Flindt Sørensen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1968/1969 Per Walsøe / Pernille Mølgaard Hansen, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1969/1970 Per Walsøe / Pernille Mølgaard Hansen, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1969/1970 Svend Pri, Amager BC / Per Walsøe, Gentofte BK Men's double 1
1970/1971 Svend Pri, Amager BC / Per Walsøe, Gentofte BK Men's double 1
1971/1972 Poul Petersen, Østerbro BK / Per Walsøe, Gentofte BK Men's double 1
1971/1972 Pernille Kaagaard / Anne Flindt, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1973/1974 Pernille Kaagaard, Gentofte BK / Ulla Strand, Københavns BK Women's doubles 1
1974/1975 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK / Inge Borgstrøm, Ringsted Women's doubles 1
1974/1975 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1974/1975 Steen Skovgaard / Pernille Kaagaard, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1975/1976 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK / Inge Borgstrøm, Ringsted Women's doubles 1
1975/1976 Steen Skovgaard / Pernille Kaagaard, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1975/1976 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1976/1977 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1976/1977 Steen Skovgaard / Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1976/1977 Steen Skovgaard, Gentofte BK / Svend Pri, Søllerød-Nærum IK Men's double 1
1976/1977 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK / Lonny Bostofte, Nykøbing F Women's doubles 1
1977/1978 Morten Frost, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1977/1978 Steen Skovgaard, Gentofte BK / Flemming Delfs, Værløse Men's double 1
1977/1978 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1977/1978 Steen Skovgaard / Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1978/1979 Steen Skovgaard / Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1978/1979 Morten Frost, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1978/1979 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1978/1979 Lene Køppen / Susanne Berg, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1979/1980 Morten Frost, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1979/1980 Steen Fladberg / Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1979/1980 Steen Fladberg, Køge / Morten Frost, Gentofte BK Men's double 1
1979/1980 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1979/1980 Lene Køppen / Anne Skovgaard, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1980/1981 Steen Skovgaard / Anne Skovgaard, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1980/1981 Steen Skovgaard, Gentofte BK / Flemming Delfs, Greve Strand Men's double 1
1980/1981 Lene Køppen / Anne Skovgaard, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1980/1981 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1981/1982 Kirsten Larsen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1981/1982 Lene Køppen / Anne Skovgaard, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1981/1982 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1981/1982 Steen Fladberg, Køge / Morten Frost, Gentofte BK Men's double 1
1981/1982 Morten Frost, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1981/1982 Steen Skovgaard / Anne Skovgaard, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1982/1983 Morten Frost, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1982/1983 Lene Køppen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1982/1983 Steen Skovgaard / Jens Peter Nierhoff Gentofte BK Men's double 1
1982/1983 Kirsten Larsen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1982/1983 Steen Skovgaard / Anne Skovgaard, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1982/1983 Jens Peter Nierhoff, Gentofte BK / Jesper Helledie, Hvidovre BC Men's double 1
1982/1983 Steen Skovgaard / Anne Skovgaard, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1983/1984 Kirsten Larsen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1983/1984 Hanne Adsbøl, Lyngby / Kirsten Larsen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1983/1984 Michael Kjeldsen, Gentofte BK / Mark Christiansen, Triton, Aalborg Men's double 1
1983/1984 Morten Frost / Ulla-Britt Frost, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1983/1984 Jens Peter Nierhoff / Morten Frost, Gentofte BK Men's double 1
1983/1984 Morten Frost, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1984/1985 Charlotte Hattens, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1984/1985 Lisbet Stuer-Lauridsen, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1984/1985 Michael Kjeldsen, Gentofte BK / Mark Christiansen, Triton, Aalborg Men's double 1
1985/1986 Kirsten Larsen, Gentofte BK Women's doubles 1
1985/1986 Peter Buch, Lillerød / Hanne Adsbøl, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1985/1986 Charlotte Hattens, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1985/1986 Michael Kjeldsen, Gentofte BK / Mark Christiansen, Triton, Aalborg Men's double 1
1985/1986 Ib Frederiksen, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1985/1986 Poul -Erik Høyer Larsen, Gentofte BK Men's single 1
1986/1987 Morten Frost, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1986/1987 Kirsten Larsen, Gentofte BK Women's singæe 1
1986/1987 Pernille Nedergaard, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1986/1987 Claus Thomsen, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1988/1989 Poul-Erik Høyer Larsen, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1989/1990 Thomas Lund, Kastrup-Magleby / Pernille Dupont, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1989/1990 Charlotte Hattens, Gentofte BK Women's single 1
1990/1991 Janek Roos, Ringsted / Jim Laugesen, Gentofte Men's double 1
1990/1991 Jim Laugesen, Gentofte Men's singles 1
1991/1992 Peter Rasmussen, Gentofte Men's singles 1
1991/1992 Jim Laugesen, Gentofte / Janek Roos, Ringsted Men's double 1
1991/1992 Thomas Stuer-Lauridsen, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1991/1992 Pernille Dupont, Gentofte BK / Grete Mogensen, Herning Women's single 1
1991/1992 Thomas Lund, Kastrup-Magleby / Pernille Dupont, Gentofte BK Mixed 1
1992/1993 Thomas Stuer-Lauridsen, Gentofte BK Men's singles 1
1993/1994 Thomas Stuer-Lauridsen, Gentofte BK Herreneinzel 1
1994/1995 Henrik Stumpe, Gentofte Men's singles 1
1995/1996 Lisbet Stuer-Lauridsen, Gentofte / Marlene Thomsen, Skovshoved IF Women's doubles 1
1996/1997 Camilla Martin, Gentofte Women's single 1
1996/1997 Lisbet Stuer-Lauridsen, Gentofte / Marlene Thomsen, Skovshoved IF Women's doubles 1
1997/1998 Camilla Martin, Gentofte Women's single 1
1998/1999 Camilla Martin, Gentofte Women's single 1
1999/2000 Peter Gade, Gentofte Men's singles 1
1999/2000 Jim Laugesen, Gentofte / Michael Søgaard, Kastrup Magleby Men's double 1
1999/2000 Camilla Martin, Gentofte Women's single 1
2000/2001 Camilla Martin, Gentofte Women's single 1
2000/2001 Peter Gade, Gentofte Men's single 1
2001/2002 Michala Wolff Petersen, SB50 Ishøj / Maria Røpke, Gentofte Women's doubles 1
2001/2002 Maria Røpke, Gentofte Women's single 1
2001/2002 Camilla Martin, Gentofte Women's single 1
2001/2002 Peter Gade, Gentofte Men's singles 1
2001/2002 Stefan K. Andersen, Skovshoved / Maria Røpke, Gentofte Mixed 1
2002/2003 Peter Gade, Gentofte Men's single 1
2002/2003 Jim Laugesen, Gentofte / Michael Søgaard, KMB Men's double 1
2003/2004 Marie Røpke, Gentofte / Mia Sejr Nielsen, Erritsø Women's doubles 1
2003/2004 Nina Mortensen / Hanne Pærregaard, Gentofte Women's doubles 1
2004/2005 Peter Gade, Gentofte Men's single 1
2009/2010 Marie Røpke / Helle Nielsen, Gentofte, Kastrup KMB Women's doubles 1
2009/2010 Mikkel Delbo Larsen / Mette Schjoldager, Gentofte, Skovshoved Mixed 1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Klubbens historie" (in Danish). Danske GBK. Retrieved 17 February 2017.

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