Pernille Harder (badminton)

Pernille Harder (born 3 September 1977) is a former Danish badminton player from Kastrup-Magleby BK.[1]

Pernille Harder
Personal information
Country Denmark
Born (1977-09-03) 3 September 1977 (age 44)
Odder, Midtjylland, Denmark
Height1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight64 kg (141 lb)
HandednessRight
EventWomen's doubles
Medal record
Women's badminton
Representing  Denmark
Sudirman Cup
Bronze medal – third place 2005 Beijing Mixed team
Uber Cup
Silver medal – second place 2000 Kuala Lumpur Women's team
Bronze medal – third place 2004 Jakarta Women's team
Bronze medal – third place 1998 Hong Kong Women's team
European Championships
Silver medal – second place 2002 Malmö Women's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2004 Geneva Women's doubles
European Mixed Team Championships
Gold medal – first place 2004 Geneva Mixed team
Gold medal – first place 2002 Malmö Mixed team
European Junior Championships
Gold medal – first place 1995 Nitra Mixed team
Silver medal – second place 1995 Nitra Mixed doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1995 Nitra Girls' singles
BWF profile

Harder competed in badminton at the 2004 Summer Olympics in women's doubles with partner Mette Schjoldager. They beat the Australian pairs Jane Crabtree and Kate Wilson-Smith,[2] but the duo were defeated by Ra Kyung-min and Lee Kyung-won of South Korea in the round of 16.[3]

AchievementsEdit

European ChampionshipsEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 Palais de Sports,
Geneva, Switzerland
  Mette Schjoldager   Lotte Bruil
  Mia Audina
4–15, 9–15   Bronze
2002 Baltiska hallen,
Malmö, Sweden
  Mette Schjoldager   Jane F. Bramsen
  Ann-Lou Jørgensen
4–7, 1–7, 5–7   Silver

European Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1995 Športová hala Olympia, Nitra, Slovakia   Brenda Beenhakker 3–11, 8–11   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1995 Športová hala Olympia,
Nitra, Slovakia
  Jonas Rasmussen   Peder Nissen
  Mette Hansen
5–15, 4–15   Silver

IBF World Grand PrixEdit

The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) since 1983.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 Dutch Open   Helle Nielsen   Lena Frier Kristiansen
  Kamilla Rytter Juhl
12–15, 8–15   Runner-up
2001 Dutch Open   Majken Vange   Anastasia Russkikh
  Xu Huaiwen
7–3, 2–7, 0–7, 7–4, 5–7   Runner-up
2001 U.S. Open   Majken Vange   Kim Kyeung-ran
  Ra Kyung-min
1–7, 0–7, 3–7   Runner-up
2000 Swedish Open   Jane F. Bramsen   Yoshiko Iwata
  Haruko Matsuda
15–12, 17–15   Winner
1997 Dutch Open   Kelly Morgan   Erica van den Heuvel
  Monique Hoogland
15–9, 15–9   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1999 Dutch Open   Martin Lundgaard Hansen   Chen Qiqiu
  Chen Lin
11–15, 15–9, 10–15   Runner-up
1999 U.S. Open   Michael Lamp   Jonas Rasmussen
  Jane F. Bramsen
3–15, 10–15   Runner-up

IBF InternationalEdit

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
1997 Peru International   Lorena Blanco 17–15, 15–12   Winner
1996 Irish International   Mette Pedersen 11–6, 11–5   Winner

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 Irish International   Helle Nielsen   Chor Hooi Yee
  Lim Pek Siah
15–7, 15–6   Winner
2003 Spanish International   Mette Schjoldager   Ella Tripp
  Joanne Wright
15–10, 12–15, 15–8   Winner
2000 Scottish International   Majken Vange   Judith Baumeyer
  Santi Wibowo
15–2, 15–2   Winner
1997 Irish International   Mette Schjoldager   Britta Andersen
  Christina Sørensen
15–2, 15–8   Winner
1997 Peru International   Johanna Holgersson   Ximena Bellido
  Lorena Blanco
15–6, 15–11   Winner
1996 Norwegian International   Mette Schjoldager   Johanna Holgersson
  Jenny Karlsson
4–9, 9–0, 9–7, 9–8   Winner
1996 Malmö International   Ann-Lou Jørgensen   Maria Bengtsson
  Margit Borg
4–15, 7–15   Runner-up
1996 Austrian International   Majken Vange   Gitte Jansson
  Mette Schjoldager
15–6, 15–12   Winner
1995 Irish International   Majken Vange   Rikke Olsen
  Mette Schjoldager
15–10, 4–15, 15–9   Winner
1995 Norwegian International   Majken Vange   Gitte Jansson
  Mette Schjoldager
7–15, 12–15   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1997 Peru International   Niels Christian Kaldau   Gustavo Salazar
  Lorena Blanco
15–12, 15–9   Winner
1995 Czech International   Janek Roos   Thomas Stavngaard
  Mette Schjoldager
4–15, 15–4, 15–8   Winner

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Danske OL-deltagere Stamdata på alle Danmarks deltagere ved OL i Athen 2004" (in Danish). Berlingske. 13 August 2004. Retrieved 24 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Harder og Schjoldager sikkert videre" (in Danish). Berlingske. 16 August 2004. Retrieved 24 April 2019.
  3. ^ "Badminton women's doubles results". BBC. Retrieved 24 April 2019.

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