Left: Director and coach: Michael Kjeldsen
Right: Ass. coach: Lars Uhre
|Name: Michael Kjeldsen
|Adress: Bakkevej 9A, 2830 Virum, Denmark
|Marital status: Married with Line
|Club: Holte Badminton Club
|Previous clubs: Hammel G.F., Sabro I.F., TST 79, AIA
Tranbjerg I.F., Invercargill (New Zealand), Højbjerg B.K., Randers B.K., Hvidovre B.C.,
|Profile: Studied oeconomics at Aarhus University 1983-
|Personal coach for: Headcoach for Peter Gade from 1994
|Background: More than 18 years experience with coaching
at different levels. Followed the Danish Badminton Associations coaches education to
Elite coach level. Employed as full time coach in Højbjerg Badminton Club 1987-1990.
Employed as full time coach in Randers Badminton Club 1990- 1995. Employed as full time
coach in Danish Badminton Association as leader of the talentdevalopment and aasistent
coach for the National Team 1995-1999.
|Name: Lars Uhre Pedersen
|Address: Marstalsgade 41. 4.th, 2100 København Ø
|Marital status: Single
|Club: KBK Copenhagen
|Previous clubs: Egtved IF, Vejle BTK, Gug, and
|Profile: Studies Physical Education as major subject and
English Language as secondary subject at the University of Copenhagen, seventh semester.
Responsible for talent development and youth player training in KBK, Copenhagen. Assistant
coach for the National U22, U19, and U17 teams at the Danish Federations summer
camps in Kerteminde. Teaches at seminars for the National and Local Federations.
|Personal coach for: Amalie D. Ørsted (two times U17
National champion and runner up in the European championships in ladies singles, U17
European champion in both doubles and mixed doubles), and Peter Kijne (U19 National bronze
medalist, Mens singles)
|Active player for KBK, Copenhagen in the Danish 1st
|Background: More than 10 years experience with coaching
at different levels. Followed the Danish Federations coaches education to DBF 1
level. Followed the one year, full time coaches education at Trænerskolen Aalborg, which
is equivalent to a DBF 2 level. Employed as full time coach and active player in
Sandefjord BK, Norway (2nd best elite club and best youth club in Norway).
Coached on various youth summer camps at different levels from elite to beginners, e.g.
Hørning, Tinglev, and Kolding.