Latest Badminton News and Articles

Beware! Big Brother’s watching (pic)

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 09 February 2014
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 1351

KUALA LUMPUR: The movement of the national coaches and players at Stadium Juara in Bukit Kiara is being closely monitored.

Since Feb 4, the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) have installed a thumbprint attendance system that requires coaches and players to clock in and out every day as they enter and leave the national training centre. National shuttlers Chong Wei Feng (left) and Ho Yen Mei using the thumb print access system before entering Stadium Juara for training.

The move is to monitor the attendance of the coaches and players as the management does not want them to go AWOL (Absent Without Official Leave) during training or to turn up late for their practice sessions.

With the thumbprint system in place, no one else can stand in for the absent party.

Last year, BAM installed closed-circuit television cameras (CCTV) inside the stadium and barred the public and media from attending the training sessions on Tuesdays and Thursday from 9am to noon.

 

  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Replays: World Champs 2014

playbutton-2014-square-world-championships

Watch Replays

  • Recent News
  • Popular
Carolina Marin, Chen Long win World titles

Copenhagen (AFP) - Spain's Carolina Marin pulled off a monum

2014 World Championships Finals Results

Women's Doubles Tian Qing-Zhao Yunlei bt Wang Xiaoli-Yu Yan

Copenhagen bids to host 2021 World Badminton Championships

Copenhagen: After hosting the 2014 Badminton World Federatio

Lin Dan joins torch relay for 2014 Youth Olympics

Nanjing: Two times Olympic gold medalist Lin Dan was one of

Chan Peng Soon to split with Lai Pei Jing

Kuala Lumpur: Despite gradual progress towards stabilization

Koo Kien Keat’s last shot at World Champs

Kuala Lumpur: Badminton is a rigorous and physically demandi

Recommended Videos

  • 2013 Indonesia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 India Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Superseries Finals - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Korea Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Japan Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Malaysia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Championships - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Denmark Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Hong Kong Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Singapore Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 All England - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 India Open - Badminton Videos
Previous Next