The Olympic Games are about to start!
From July 23 until August 8 the Olympic Games 2020 take place in Tokyo, Japan.
Robin Tabeling, a Dutch badminton player, who got sponsored by Sercom, made it through the qualifications. He will be participating in the mixed doubles together with Selena Piek.
Besides Robin and Selena, two more Dutch badminton players qualified; Cheryl Seinen (women’s doubles together with Selena) and Mark Caljouw (men’s singles).
Badminton will be played from July 24 until August 2. The schedule can be found on the official Tokyo 2020 website.
July 9 they revealed the draw for the group stage. Robin and Selena (WR-18) will play against the Chinese world champions Si Wei Zheng/Ya Qiong Huang (WR-1). The other opponents are Seung Jae Seo/YuJung Chae (WR-6, South Corea) en Adham Hatem Elgamal/Doha Hany (WR-52) from Egypt. Check out the complete draw here.
We’d like to wish Robin and his partner good luck! Let’s go for gold. ???