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06-10-2006, 10:30 PM #171
WelcomeOriginally Posted by irving
Where we play is about 25km south-east of the Melbourne CBD. I guess by car would take around 40 mins (off-peak time)... Maybe 10 mins quicker if you take the Monash freeway/tollway. Welcome to Australia...
06-11-2006, 01:55 AM #172
PG vs KJ: Singapore Open 2006Originally Posted by chris@ccc
Should be an easy win for PG.
06-11-2006, 07:15 AM #173
great ambassador for CCC BadmintonOriginally Posted by Fuji_
You are a great ambassador for our CCC Badminton Club.
As per Fuji's invitation, we will welcome you to join us when you arrive at Melbourne.
06-12-2006, 11:23 AM #174
FIFA World Cup, Germany 2006 & Shoes BargainOriginally Posted by chris@cccHi Fuji & BadFever,
And then talked about Japan being ranked much higher than Australia in the Germany 2006 World Cup.
I just watched the match, Australia 3 : Japan 1. What a Pleasant Surprise!!!
Ozzie Ozzie Ozzie Oi Oi Oi !!!
BTW, just to inform you two and everyone@ccc,
GREAT SHOES BARGAIN suitable for Badminton.
At the FILA outlet, 260 Nicholson Street(corner of Johnston Street), Fitzroy, you will find 3 models of Tennis shoes suitable for Badminton. The bargain is they are selling them at half price.
The 3 models are selling at $65, $98 and $108(their normal prices being $130, $196 and $216).
I went there this afternoon and bought myself the $65 model. And I thought they were really excellent.
And Hi LilyC,
Big Exam Day tomorrow.
Wishing you GOOD LUCK... from everyone@ccc
06-12-2006, 09:19 PM #175
Originally Posted by chris@ccc
Quick 3 goals in the last 10 minutes. Better not repeat it against Brazil ...
Hi LilyC, good luck with your exams and see you soon.
What a time to have exams if you're a soccer fanatic!
So much sports to watch, so little time on hand...
06-13-2006, 01:20 AM #176
FILA shoesOriginally Posted by chris@ccc
So have you bought your shoes from Yonex yet, with the info that I have given you?
If not, you might consider FILA. The one that I bought is the FILA Terra. You can obtain more info from this link based in Canada.
06-13-2006, 02:46 AM #177
Chris, do you remember the model of the other two fila shoes that you did not buy? As i would like to look up reviews of them on the internet.
From picture on the website, looking at the bottom of the shoe it does seem they should last much longer than the yonex shoes.
I am still looking at a 2nd pair as my yonex power cushion 99M won't last another 6 months. I still have power cushion 55 though.
Maybe for the same amount of money ($100), i will buy power cushion 89.
Besides, chris have you seen hi-qua shoes? They are quite similar to lower version of yonex.
06-13-2006, 06:00 AM #178
I am a New face here,
Just come and say hi to lily, Chris, fend, loh, robbo, bad fever, stevess, etc. vbmenu_register("postmenu_367613", true);
I may join the group as a vistor after 23rd of June.
If the sessions are still running at that time.
Nice to see many of you are enthusiatstic in Badminton.
A person played badminton 7 years ago.
06-13-2006, 10:59 AM #179
We will welcome you, apollo11Originally Posted by apollo11
We will welcome you with open arms.
06-13-2006, 05:07 PM #180
FILA shoes: The other 2 modelsOriginally Posted by hkhung
I don't remember the names of the other 2 models.
But you can phone the FILA outlet from where I bought my shoes. Their number is 03-9486-0390.
Just ask them for the names of all the 3 models of tennis shoes they have.
Regarding hi-qua shoes, I do not like the pattern of their shoe sole. Below is the required link(based in USA);
Personally, I only like soles with smaller "herringbone" pattern. I believe that the smaller "herringbone" pattern gives the best traction.
Last edited by chris-ccc; 06-13-2006 at 05:12 PM.
06-13-2006, 07:43 PM #181
Welcome in advance to CCC Badminton club. Hope you can be a regular player and BC members. I think we have enough players to suite your level (A,B,C,D,E). We also have enough ladies if you are into mixed double.
Oh, one last thing though, if you want to play with Fend, you have to fly to Perth. And beware he a Pro.
See you on the 23rd.
Originally Posted by apollo11
06-13-2006, 08:18 PM #182
For anyone who is interestd the other 2 fila mens' tennis model that are on special are
torneo (now $108)
punto (now $96) http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/desc...ILA-FMPSR.html
As i call on wednesday, they still have a couple of punto for size 7, 7.5, 8. And one size 7 for torneo.
06-13-2006, 11:30 PM #183
Malaysian Open 2006 Mens Singles Draw link
Hope you could get to Kuching on time to watch it at courtside.
Here is the Mens Singles Draw.
Hope you could get to watch the big match: Lee Chong Wei Vs Lin Dan.
But watch out for Peter Gade..
06-14-2006, 03:17 AM #184
Miss you guys so much~~~
How's everything??? Yeah.. the Kuching open is coming up~~ Fuji is going back for the game??? so lucky!!!
Oh, the Taipei open is also starting soon - next week i believe!!! As Fuji said before... such a bad time to have exams with all these sporting events going around the world!!! "Body in the library for exam preparation and mind flying off to Germany" - stated by my friend.. haha... so true, isn't it? and now with the Kuching open.. I will be busy studying while my mind flying off to Germany as well as Kuching and then Taipei - it's just way too busy for me... not good not good... *sigh*
Hey Chris & Fuji~
Thanks for the "lucks"!!! really appreciate that - coz i REALLY need it.
Just had the second one this afternoon - 2 down 4 to go now...
Can't wait to get back to my normal Fridays ~
See you all soon~
06-14-2006, 03:43 AM #185
Hi LilyC and Chris,
Unfortunately, I can't make it for the M'sia Open in Kuching.
Anyway good luck to all players and to all Malaysians players 'Add Oil' / 'Jia You' ...
I will be still be here in Glen Waverley this Friday.
After that I will miss 2 weeks of badminton fun here...
Last edited by Fuji_; 06-14-2006 at 03:50 AM.
06-14-2006, 04:10 AM #186
Originally Posted by Fuji_
I have some of the world cup matches recorded (DVD) - anyone interested - feel free.
06-14-2006, 06:00 AM #187
Club me if this is old news but I just fired up Google Earth and tadah Eastern Melbourne has gone hires. Not only was I not at home when they snapped, I can make out the shuttle dint marks in the stadium roof (well nearly).
So ya wanna roll yer own kml?
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