Jan O JORGENSEN
DEN

Jan O
JORGENSEN

  • 29 (12/31/1987)
  • Aalborg, Denmark
  • 6.1" (185cm)
  • Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Right handed
  • English, Danish
  • 2005 Denmark Open
  • When i moved from Svenstrup to Aalborg playing in the next best league in Denmark - I was 16 years old.
  • 2005

PERFORMANCE OVERVIEW

PROFILE

Any previous Olympics Games competed in and results?
"Lost in 1/16 to Lee Hyun Ill"

When and where you began playing this sport, and why this sport?
"Started at age 4. My mom and dad played, and I loved the game from the first hit! Right now I enjoy the kick you get out of practicing hard and reaching your goals - and the freedom."

Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
"Yonex - Voltric 80 E-Tune"

Memorable sporting achievements?
"Winner Denmark Open 2012, Winner Danish Nationals 2012, Runner-up China Open 2009, Runner-up European Championships 2010, Winner French Open 2013, Winner Indonesia Open 2014, Runner-up All England 2015, Winner German Open 2015, World Championship Bronze medalist 2015"

Sporting awards / Honours (so far)?
"European Player Of The Year 2013 and 2014."

Sporting ambitions?
"I wanna influence people and promote badminton in the best possible way."

SINGLES

PERIOD PLAYED WON LOST BALANCE EARNINGS POINTS
ALL 570 380 190 +190 464,185 62,690
2017 2 1 1 0 - -

SINGLES RANKING HISTORY

DOUBLES

PERIOD PLAYED WON LOST BALANCE EARNINGS POINTS
ALL 3 2 1 +1 0 0
2017 0 0 0 0 - -

IN THE NEWS

February 24, 2017, BWF Admin
Jorgensen, Tai Lead Race to Glasgow

January 04, 2017, BWF Admin
Men’s Singles – 2016 in Review

December 17, 2016, BWF Admin
Tian, Tai Shine Through – Dubai World Superseries Finals: Day 4 Session 1