November 13, 2019 1 min read

If you don't remember or haven't heard, we have a podcast now! Below is a brief description of our special and first guest on the podcast as well as the episode itself.

Here it is for you listeners: 

Samuel (Sam) Ho is an ex-national Australian Junior Badminton Player. I first met Sam when we were playing for our respective state teams in the Australia & New Zealand under 17s team tournament (June Bevan - JB). His infectious smile, laughter and his no-filter way of communicating makes him the perfect guest to begin our podcast with. 

Beyond badminton, Sam currently works in one of Australia's largest banks, National Australia Bank, in Corporate Finance, and is soon to complete his MBA at Melbourne Business School. He is currently in London spending a semester at the prestigious London Business School before he returns to Australia early next year for his wedding! 

In this episode, Sam talks about how his involvement in badminton has contributed to his success in both his career and life, including his work as a corporate banker and in his journey as an MBA student.

Let us know what you think and be sure to tune into our other episodes on your favourite podcast platform: Spotify, Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Breaker, Anchor, Overcast, Pocket Casts, RadioPublic, Player FM. Just search for "The Badminton Podcast".

Or you can visit:www.anchor.fm/thebadmintonpodcast and get direct links for your preferred platform.

We'd love to hear your opinions, comments, tips and tricks so please feel free to comment below. If you would like us to write about something in particular, please let us know!
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Henry Wong
Henry Wong

Henry is an ex-state badminton player who represented South Australia as well as Melbourne University. He remains an avid badminton player in the social scenes of Melbourne. His passion for all things badminton lead him to be a co-founder of Volant Wear.


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