Michelle Li is the most successful Canadian female badminton player ever – not bad for an athlete who has wanted to change the sport in Canada since she won the silver medal at the 2008 Commonwealth Youth Games.
Alexandra Bruce made her first appearance at an Olympic Games in 2012 and competed in the women’s doubles Badminton event with partner Michelle Li.
Two-time Pan Am Games medallist Grace Gao made her first appearance at an Olympic Games in London and competed in the badminton mixed doubles event with partner Toby Ng. The duo finished in 13th place.
2011 Pan Am Games gold medallist Toby Ng made his first appearance at an Olympic Games and competed in the badminton mixed doubles event at London 2012 with partner Grace Gao. The duo finished tied for 13th place.