The Active Northumberland Mens Doubles Open was played at Ponteland Leisure Centre on saturday 16th march. A mixture of team players, county juniors and no strings players entered creating a very good competitive event. Pairs played four competition matches and then several one off challenges.
The winners Matthew Grant and James Dodd who are both county juniors, live in Ponteland and play for Walbottle Nomads Badminton Club, were presented with trophies.
On saturday 23rd a smaller competition took place, The Ladies Doubles Social event winners were Diane McElligott and Gemma Burvill who play no strings badminton locally..
Active Northumberland who supported the events, provided publicity, trophies and prizes are happy for more to take place.