Place of Birth: Paramaribo, Suriname
Current Residence: Wissenkerke, The Netherlands
Language(s): Dutch, English
International Debut: 2002, Central american and Caribbean Games
Professional Since: in 2000, I started to represent Suriname at the South American Junior Championships. In 2009/2010, I started to play the highest level national league in Holland for BC Culemborg.
National Team Member: 2010
Q & A
When and where you began playing, and why this sport?
"I began to play badminton at the age of 12 at the club S.C.V.U. in Paramaribo, Suriname. I chose badminton because since my first hit with a racket and shuttle , I loved it."
Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
"Yonex, Nanospeed 9900"
Your training regime?
"Badminton training 4 times a week. Session of 2-3 hours physical training 3 times a week. Session of 2 hours combined with running and gym."
Memorable sporting achievements?
"2002, Central American and Caribbean Games. I won my first ever bronze medal for Suriname in the men's singles."