Mads Pieler Kolding
Mads Pieler Kolding - Indonesia Open 2018.jpg
Kolding (left) with his doubles partner Mads Conrad-Petersen at 2019 Indonesia Open
Personal information
CountryDenmark
Born (1988-01-27) 27 January 1988 (age 34)
Holbæk, Denmark
Height2.05 m (6 ft 9 in)
Weight92 kg (203 lb)
Retired4 November 2021
HandednessRight
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking4 (MD with Mads Conrad-Petersen 14 May 2018)
9 (XD with Kamilla Rytter Juhl 23 April 2015)
Medal record
Men's badminton
Representing  Denmark
Sudirman Cup
Silver medal – second place 2011 Qingdao Mixed team
Thomas Cup
Gold medal – first place 2016 Kunshan Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 2012 Wuhan Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 2018 Bangkok Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 2020 Aarhus Men's team
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2016 La Roche-sur-Yon Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 2012 Karlskrona Mixed doubles
Silver medal – second place 2014 Kazan Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 2014 Kazan Mixed doubles
Silver medal – second place 2017 Kolding Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 2018 Huelva Men's doubles
European Mixed Team Championships
Gold medal – first place 2015 Leuven Mixed team
Gold medal – first place 2017 Lubin Mixed team
Gold medal – first place 2019 Copenhagen Mixed team
Gold medal – first place 2021 Vantaa Mixed team
European Men's Team Championships
Gold medal – first place 2014 Basel Men's team
Gold medal – first place 2016 Kazan Men's team
Gold medal – first place 2018 Kazan Men's team
European Junior Championships
Silver medal – second place 2007 Völklingen Boys' doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Völklingen Mixed doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Völklingen Mixed team
BWF profile

Mads Pieler Kolding (born 27 January 1988) is a Danish badminton player who specializes in doubles.[1] He won the gold medal at the 2016 European Championships in the men's doubles event partnered with Mads Conrad-Petersen.[2] He was also a part of the Denmark national team who won the 2016 Thomas Cup.[3] Kolding announced his retirement from the interational badminton on 4 November 2021.[4]

Achievements

European Championships

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Gymnastics Center Kazan,
Kazan, Russia
Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Russia Vladimir Ivanov
Russia Ivan Sozonov
13–21, 16–21
Silver
Silver
2016 Vendéspace,
La Roche-sur-Yon, France
Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Denmark Kim Astrup
Denmark Anders Skaarup Rasmussen
14–21, 21–18, 21–13
Gold
Gold
2017 Sydbank Arena,
Kolding, Denmark
Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Denmark Mathias Boe
Denmark Carsten Mogensen
16–21, 20–22
Silver
Silver
2018 Palacio de los Deportes Carolina Marín,
Huelva, Spain
Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Denmark Kim Astrup
Denmark Anders Skaarup Rasmussen
15–21, retired
Silver
Silver

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Telenor Arena,
Karlskrona, Sweden
Denmark Julie Houmann Poland Robert Mateusiak
Poland Nadieżda Zięba
12–21, 22–24
Silver
Silver
2014 Gymnastics Center Kazan,
Kazan, Russia
Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl Denmark Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Denmark Christinna Pedersen
24–22, 13–21, 18–21
Silver
Silver

European Junior Championships

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Hermann-Neuberger-Halle,
Völklingen, Germany
Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen England Chris Adcock
England Peter Mills
16–21, 15–21
Silver
Silver

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Hermann-Neuberger-Halle,
Völklingen, Germany
Denmark Line Damkjær Kruse Denmark Christian Larsen
Denmark Joan Christiansen
13–21, 21–12, 17–21
Bronze
Bronze

BWF Superseries (3 runners-up)

The BWF Superseries, which was launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[5] was a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries levels were Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries consisted of twelve tournaments around the world that had been introduced since 2011.[6] Successful players were invited to the Superseries Finals, which were held at the end of each year.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 India Open Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen China Chai Biao
China Hong Wei
18–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 French Open Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen South Korea Lee Yong-dae
South Korea Yoo Yeon-seong
14–21, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 Hong Kong Open Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
12–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix (6 titles, 1 runner-up)

The BWF Grand Prix had two levels, the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It was a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) and played between 2007 and 2017.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Bitburger Open Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Denmark Kim Astrup
Denmark Anders Skaarup Rasmussen
21–11, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Scottish Open Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Denmark Kim Astrup
Denmark Anders Skaarup Rasmussen
Walkover 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 German Open Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Russia Vladimir Ivanov
Russia Ivan Sozonov
22–20, 21–19 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Bitburger Open Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Russia Vladimir Ivanov
Russia Ivan Sozonov
21–18, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 German Open Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Denmark Kim Astrup
Denmark Anders Skaarup Rasmussen
17–21, 13–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Dutch Open Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl England Marcus Ellis
England Gabrielle White
21–15, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 German Open Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl Denmark Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Denmark Christinna Pedersen
21–18, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series (14 titles, 5 runners-up)

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Hungarian International Denmark Peter Mørk Indonesia Sartono Ekopranoto
Indonesia Andi Hartono Tandaputra
21–15, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2007 Hellas International Denmark Mikkel Elbjørn Malaysia Au Kok Leong
Malaysia Goh Ying Jin
19–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2009 Scottish International Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen England Chris Langridge
England Robin Middleton
19–21, 26–24, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2009 Dutch International Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Netherlands Ruud Bosch
Netherlands Koen Ridder
21–14, 22–20 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2009 Croatian International Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Japan Naoki Kawamae
Japan Shoji Sato
21–15, 21–19 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2009 Czech International Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Denmark Mikkel Elbjørn
Denmark Christian John Skovgaard
21–14, 17–21, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2009 Irish International Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen England Marcus Ellis
England Peter Mills
21–18, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 Dutch International Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen Denmark Mikkel Elbjørn
Denmark Christian John Skovgaard
21–17, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Denmark International Denmark Christian John Skovgaard Denmark Kasper Antonsen
Denmark Rasmus Bonde
21–17, 21–10 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2021 Portugal International Denmark Frederik Søgaard Denmark Emil Lauritzen
Denmark Mads Vestergaard
21–17, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Hungarian International Denmark Line Damkjær Kruse China Zhang Yi
China Cai Jiani
15–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2007 Hellas International Denmark Line Damkjær Kruse Denmark Jeppe Lund
Denmark Louise Hansen
Walkover 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2008 Finnish International Denmark Line Damkjær Kruse Indonesia Fran Kurniawan
Indonesia Shendy Puspa Irawati
12–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2010 Swedish International Denmark Britta Andersen Ukraine Valeriy Atrashchenkov
Ukraine Elena Prus
18–21, 21–18, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 Turkey International Denmark Julie Houmann France Baptiste Carême
France Laura Choinet
21–12, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 Austrian International Denmark Julie Houmann Hong Kong Wong Wai Hong
Hong Kong Chau Hoi Wah
17–21, 11–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2011 Denmark International Denmark Julie Houmann Denmark Rasmus Bonde
Denmark Maria Helsbøl
21–13, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Swedish Masters Denmark Julie Houmann England Nathan Robertson
England Jenny Wallwork
17–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2012 Denmark International Denmark Julie Houmann Denmark Kim Astrup
Denmark Line Kjærsfeldt
21–19, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

References

  1. ^ "Profile of the day: Mads Pieler Kolding". ClubPeople. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  2. ^ "'Viktor-ious' Danes Dominate – Finals: European Championships 2016". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Denmark clinches Europe's maiden title". Badminton Europe. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  4. ^ Elkjær, Ronni Burkal (4 November 2021). "Mads Kolding stopper sin internationale karriere". Badminton Danmark (in Danish). Archived from the original on 4 November 2021. Retrieved 6 November 2021.
  5. ^ "BWF Launches Super Series". Badminton Australia. 15 December 2006. Archived from the original on 6 October 2007.
  6. ^ "Yonex All England Elevated To BWF Premier Super Series Event". IBadmintonstore. Archived from the original on 2 October 2013. Retrieved 29 September 2013.