1984 European Badminton Championships
Tournament details
Dates8–14 April
Edition9
VenuePreston Guild Hall
LocationPreston, England
1982 1986

The 9th European Badminton Championships were held in Preston, England, between 8 and 14 April 1984, and hosted by the European Badminton Union and Badminton England.[1]

Venue

The championships were held at the Guild Hall.[2]

Medalists

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles Denmark Morten Frost Denmark Jens Peter Nierhoff England Steve Baddeley
Sweden Göran Carlsson
Women's singles England Helen Troke England Sally Podger England Karen Beckman
Denmark Kirsten Larsen
Men's doubles England Martin Dew
and Mike Tredgett
Denmark Morten Frost
and Jens Peter Nierhoff
Scotland Billy Gilliland
and Dan Travers
Sweden Lars Wengberg
and Ulf Johansson
Women's doubles England Gillian Clark
and Karen Chapman
England Gillian Gilks
and Karen Beckman
Denmark Dorte Kjær
and Kirsten Larsen
Sweden Maria Bengtsson
and Christine Magnusson
Mixed doubles England Martin Dew
and Gillian Gilks
Sweden Thomas Kihlström
and Maria Bengtsson
England Nigel Tier
and Gillian Clark
England Mike Tredgett
and Karen Chapman
Teams England England Denmark Denmark Sweden Sweden

Results

Semi-finals

Category Winner Runner-up Score
Men's singles Denmark Morten Frost England Steve Baddeley 15–4, 15–4
Denmark Jens Peter Nierhoff Sweden Göran Carlsson 15–6, 15–10
Women's singles England Sally Podger Denmark Kirsten Larsen 11–0, 6–11, 11–5
England Helen Troke England Karen Beckman 11–8, 11–7
Men's doubles Denmark Jens Peter Nierhoff
Denmark Morten Frost
Scotland Billy Gilliland
Scotland Dan Travers
15–13, 18–14
England Martin Dew

England Mike Tredgett

Sweden Lars Wengberg
Sweden Ulf Johansson
15–12, 15–6
Women's doubles England Gillian Gilks
England Karen Beckman
Denmark Dorte Kjær
Denmark Kirsten Larsen
15–11, 15–9
England Gillian Clark
England Karen Chapman
Sweden Christine Magnusson
Sweden Maria Bengtsson
Walkover
Mixed doubles Sweden Thomas Kihlström
Sweden Maria Bengtsson
England Mike Tredgett
England Karen Chapman
15–8, 15–12
England Martin Dew
England Gillian Gilks
England Nigel Tier
England Gillian Clark
15–11, 15–8

Finals

Category Winners Runners-up Score
Men's singles Denmark Morten Frost Denmark Jens Peter Nierhoff 15–8, 15–2
Women's singles England Helen Troke England Sally Podger 11–5, 11–2
Men's doubles England Martin Dew
England Mike Tredgett
Denmark Jens Peter Nierhoff
Denmark Morten Frost
15–8, 15–10
Women's doubles England Gillian Clark
England Karen Chapman
England Gillian Gilks
England Karen Beckman
15–17, 15–12, 15–2
Mixed doubles England Martin Dew
England Gillian Gilks
Sweden Thomas Kihlström
Sweden Maria Bengtsson
15–5, 17–15

Medal account

Pos Country
Total
1  England 5 2 4 11
2  Denmark 1 3 2 6
3  Sweden 0 1 4 5
4  Scotland 0 0 1 1

References

  1. ^ "EM i Preston - Hold Tyndt" (PDF). badmintonmuseet.dk (in Danish). p. 6–7. Retrieved 8 April 2020.
  2. ^ "Centenary of the Badminton Association of England 1893 - 1993". www.worldbadminton.com. Retrieved 8 April 2020.