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greeting from the bay area

Discussion in 'Introduction' started by bigb824, Jul 8, 2007.

  1. bigb824

    bigb824 Regular Member

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    hi :] you can call me big b
    if you need a mental image of myself just think of that white guy in the vitamin water badminton comerical haha minus a good 75 pounds ;D if not 100

    i love badminton and play 3 times a week for 8 hours a day, im a high level intermediate, love my armotec 500 and like feather birdies
     
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    welcome onboard.
    your stamina is very gd, can play for so long hours.
    keep it up. ;)
     
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    thanks but i take half hour intervals, play for 30 rest for 30, its how bintang does the court system
     
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    oh ok, i see what is "bintang"?
    is it a hokkien word?
     
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    i think it is a place. a badminton hall in US. am i right? :)
     
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    yeah its a badminton place in the bay area
     
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    i'm from the bay area too, welcome =], i haven't played at bintang yet, only smash city haha.
     
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    im scared of smash's eletes haha those guys are crazy
     
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    yeah haha, i should go to bintang sometimes, i'm at your level also :]
     
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    ah cool :] i was trained by patrick and bryant from bintang (ranked 12th and 11th) bintang is nice for the size but some nights so many people show up and some indian guys bring their whole family and kids and its hard to rest with them runing around haha
     
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    oh how much did they charge you?
     
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    7$ for adults and 6 for students with i.d
    the most popular time bracket is 2-11 on weekends and 5-11 on weekdays
     
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    what do they teach you? i thought you had to join a team for that haha
     
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    i took a beginer and intermedite class to catch up with my friends, and rankings are soon, i got to get ready for it haha
     
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    oh i see, that's pretty cool.
     
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    so what racket do you use?
     
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    mp100, i'm going to get an at800OF soon(hopefully) and an at700.
     
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    haha yeah saw your selling posts :p and imo, at800df = godmode haha and at700is good for singles/attacking doubles
     

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