Chris Coles

28 April 2011

Chris ColesSport/Event >
Badminton – singles, men’s doubles & mixed doubles

Date and Place of Birth >
1992, UK

Height > 185cm

Weight > 71kg

Coached by >
Pete Bush

Sponsors >
Forza

Date Arrived at Team Bath >
May 2002

Occupation >
Athlete

Biography >
Chris is one of England’s most talented young badminton players – a status that was recognised in March 2011 when he collected the Badminton Writers’ Association Young Player of the Year Award.

The following month he produced the best result of his career to date to win men’s doubles title with at the European Junior Championships  partnering Matt Nottingham.

In October 2011 he was runner-up in the mixed doubles at the Turkish Open with Jessica Fletcher, and he won the men’s doubles titles at both the 2010 and 2011 England National Under-19 Championships with Nottingham.

Headline Result >
Gold – men’s doubles (with Matt Nottingham) – European Junior Championships, Vantaa, Finland – April 2011

England Badminton Athlete Profile >

Chris Coles

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