Nunavut cousins find badminton success at Indigenous Games

Many of the teams participating in badminton this week at the North American Indigenous Games had never met before arriving in Toronto.

But that’s not the case for cousins Davidee Kudluarok and Mike Kavik, the 16U males double team from Sanikiluaq, Nunavut.

Amateur NAIG Sports

Badminton’s Isabelle Bailey and Rachel Cameron becoming fast friends

Athletes often cite experience playing with each other as an answer to why they’re able to work so well together.

Hockey players, for instance, often make blind passes, made possible by a sixth sense of just knowing where their teammate will be at any given time.

Badminton’s Michelle Li rare combination of brains, talent

Four years ago, this story may not have been possible. That’s because Michelle Li was a different person then, and certainly wasn’t the mini-celebrity she is today. When Li and her doubles partner Alex Bruce made it to the badminton semifinals at the 2012 Summer Games in London, they instantly gained fame as Bruce-Li, the […]