Categories for Badminton

News Release: Masters Int’l Championships Head to the Northwest

The Oregon Badminton Academy, with support from the Oregon Sports Authority and Washington County Visitors Association, will host the 2017 U.S. Masters International Championships in Portland, Oregon on May 18-21, 2017. The Oregon Badminton Academy is a dedicated badminton facility with 20,000 square feet and a 30-foot ceiling height, creating a perfect environment for serious and dedicated badminton players. The Oregon Sports Authority and Washington County Visitors Association are working…

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Healthy Youth Oregon grant awarded to David Douglas schools

The Oregon Sports Authority Foundation has selected the David Douglas School District as the winner of its latest $10,000 Healthy Youth Oregon grant. The grant will provide after-school sports for students at Alice Ott Middle School, Floyd Light Middle School and Ron Russell Middle School this spring. Middle school students of all abilities will now be able to access their school gym two days per week to participate in supervised…

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Franklin High School scores $10,000 sports grant

High school team sports attract media attention. But, relatively few students can participate in these activities. Recognizing this, the administrative staff at Franklin High School, concerned that many kids weren’t getting the opportunity to stay active, applied for a grant to fund after-school activities. That application paid off on October 1, when executives from Oregon Sports Authority presented check for $10,000 to help fund intramural sports at the school. “We…

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Franklin High to offer intramurals thanks to Oregon Sports Authority

Watch highlights from the announcement at Franklin High The Oregon Sports Authority Foundation will present a $10,000 award to Franklin High School during a student assembly starting at 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 1 at the school. The grant will fund a new intramural sports program this school year following a survey that showed more than 300 Franklin students have a strong interest in participating in intramural sports programs. The…

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