Instructor Bio – Andy Chong
Andy Chong is a head coach for the U.S. National Team. Andy has ranked #1 in mixed doubles, men’s doubles and men’s singles in the U.S., and as high as #22 in the world. In 2001 he was the U.S. Olympic Junior Badminton National Coach, and was awarded the 2009 and 2011 U.S. Olympic / U.S.A.B. National Coach of the Year award. As a level 4 High Performance Coach, Andy travels across the country to certify coaches in this rapidly growing sport. Andy has just returned for the Youth Olympics in Argentina, where he was the badminton coach for Team U.S. They made it to the quarter finals, beating out the #4 player in the world.