Badminton on the blogs

Here's what a couple people had to say about our badminton tournament:

The SunBreak - OtB's Badminton Royale Won by Pottery NW Interlopers

Queen Anne View - On the Boards is having a badminton tournament to kick off their new season &

From the Ballecudas

Ballecudas Win Best Team Spirit

In a globally released press release timed to not be on an NFL Football night, On the Boards Managing Director, Sarah Wilke, announced that PNB’s Ballecudas, manned by teammates Doug Fullington and  “Big ” John Tangeman, were awarded the Best Team Spirit as a result of their play in the first, likely annual, Badminton Royale  “Smack Down ” held last evening.   Noting the  “great outfits and amazing cheering s

Badminton Pictures!

Click the picture to see some of the photos that we took throughout the tournament. More will be added soon!

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PS - Did you take pictures? Did you post them online? Leave a link in the comments!

And the Badminton Royale champion is...

...POTTERY NORTHWEST!

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[Pottery Northwest holding their golden Jack Daniels trophy, flanked by the silver medalists Seattle Rep.

Team Players

Here's who all you can expect to see on the courts on Tuesday:

4Culture |  Sara Edwards  & Paige Weinheimer

ACT (aka A Contemporarily-Kickin’-Your-Ass Theatre) | Ben Rapson  & Sebastian Sciandiuzzi

Artist Trust | Fidelma McGinn  & Lila Hurwitz

Annex
(aka The Fighting A-Holes) |    Brett Fetzer  & Jennifer Pratt

Central District Forum
| Denee McCloud  & Kemeya Harper

EMP/SFM
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Tacoma Art Museum is ready...

...is your team?

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"Thanksgiving comes early for you this year. Get ready to eat the birdie." - TAM

Ever put a badminton court on a stage?

No? Well this is what it looks like:

Badminton Royale prep
[photo by Sarah Wilke]

Join us on Sep 22 when the badminton challenge  - with its good eats, cheap beer and more - goes down.

Smack talk? How about a smack drawing

Smack talk is getting more creative - we recently received this outfit rendering from our friends at 4Culture:

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[Art by Sara Edwards and Paige Weinheimer]

Fellow contestants - if you have uniforms and/or official colors, let us know in the comments!