As well the world class badminton on-court, there will be lots to enjoy off-court too at the YONEX All England 2017. Below are details of some of the activities fans enjoyed throughout the 2016 Championships.
Showcasing some great local music talent on the concourse for the hour before play starts each day.
All the new world leading Yonex equipment and apparel available to buy on the ‘Yonex High Street‘ as well as a range of event souvenirs.
AUDIO-VISUAL EXPERIENCE ZONE
The YONEX All England and the Olympic Games have hosted some fantastic rivalries over the years. At the 2016 Championships this was brought to life in the AV zone on the concourse. Fan’s could immerse themselves in some historic on-court action – open every day of the Championships.
Meet the stars! Player autograph and photo sessions will be held on the concourse intermittently throughout the week of the Championships.
Fans shared their experience using #YonexAllEngland.
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HAVE-A-GO ON #EVERYROADtoRIO
The YONEX All England is crucial for the world’s best to add to their Olympic qualification points. To celebrate this and to support players on #EVERYROADtoRIO there was a beach badminton court where fans could pick up a racket and have-a-go themselves.
THE CHAMPIONSHIPS SHOW
Before the 2016 YONEX All England Champions were decided, fans enjoyed The Championships Show, this time featuring aerial dance pioneers Upswing with a stunning performance of ‘Rebound’ which is an unusual harness dance, a playful duet combining aerial daring and choreographic delicacy that sees the dancers swoop, glide and spin across the stage.