MEET AND PLAY WITH INTERNATIONAL BADMINTON STARS VIKTOR AXELSEN AND DANIEL CHAN AT HSBC LIFE “BADMINTON EXPERIENCE TOUR” AT STANLEY PLAZA
MEET AND PLAY WITH INTERNATIONAL BADMINTON STARS
VIKTOR AXELSEN AND DANIEL CHAN AT HSBC LIFE “BADMINTON EXPERIENCE TOUR” AT STANLEY PLAZA
With the vision of promoting health and wellness in the community via badminton, the HSBC Life “Badminton Experience Tour” event series continues this Saturday, 2 November 2019 with a special one-day roadshow at Stanley Plaza. Viktor Axelsen, the 2017 BWF World Champion as well as Daniel Chan, world no. 2 in para badminton men’s singles WH2 who is also the awardee of the 2019 Ten Outstanding Young Persons Selection by Junior Chamber International HK, will join the event to do a meet-and-greet session, play interactive badminton-themed games and even friendly matches with some of the lucky participants that day.
Don’t miss this special one-day-only event, open to kids, adults, friends and families!
Date: 2 November (Saturday)
Roadshow time: 10:00am – 6:00pm
*Meet Viktor Axelsen and Daniel Chan from 2:30pm
Venue: Stanley Plaza, 24 Carmel Road Stanley
The Stanley Plaza roadshow is part of the HSBC Life “Badminton Experience Tour” which launched in July 2019. With a theme of “behind every racquet is a sincere promise”, the event series encourages everyone in Hong Kong to enjoy themselves and stay active through badminton – a highly inclusive and accessible sport. The event series is the sequel to HSBC Life’s badminton activation in 2018 in support of the Group’s partnership with the Badminton World Federation (BWF).
At the Stanley Plaza roadshow on Saturday, 2 November, other engagement activities will include:
• AirBadminton: A new outdoor game jointly launched by HSBC and BWF, AirBadminton with the AirShuttle is available for the public to try, with quick-fire 5-minute rounds for four players per game.
• Let’s Play Badminton Clinic: A professional coaching session is available to event participants, with a maximum of eight participants per class – sign up early to guarantee a spot. There are three sessions per day, starting from noon.
• Shuttle Speed Challenge: Participants can test their smash speed with special HSBC Life racquets, equipped with speed sensors and hooked up to a mobile device to capture speed scores. Scores will be posted on the leaderboard at each roadshow, two tickets to the HSBC BWF World Tour Hong Kong Stop will be given to each final top five players.
• Drop Shot Challenge: Participants can see how their badminton aiming skills stack up, by hitting the shuttlecock into designated targets.
• Racquet Makeover: At the HSBC Life DIY art station, visitors can bring in their own badminton racquet and create a customised design.
• Popcorn Giveaway: Participants can redeem fresh popcorn through following HSBC’s Facebook Page or share the specified Facebook post.
• Photo Opportunities: Don’t miss the photo ops with the iconic red HSBC Life kombi van, giant shuttlecock and giant racquet.
All participants will be eligible to redeem HSBC Life’s specially designed gifts upon their participation in the activities.