Short Bio

 

Full Name: Eric Go

Birthplace: Manila, Philippines
Language: English, Tagalog
Sponsorship: Yonex
Racket Used: Nano 9000
String: Nano 95 / 30lbs

 

Started at the age of 8, Eric was exposed to several training centers in China and Malaysia.

Initially competing in all disciplines (singles, doubles and mixed), Eric became a dominate player at the Junior Nationals.  Eventually landing him a spot with the US National Team at the age of 15. Representing the country from 2001 to 2008, including World Championship,  Thomas Cup, Sudirman Cup, the Pan Am Games and Super Series tournaments. Bring home top honors during 2007 Brazil International, 2007 Pan Am Games and 2002 Peru International.

Outside badminton, Eric believes the importance of school. Helping and mentoring other junior kids learn the value of education.

 

Major Accomplishment:

Member of the National team of USA

 

Playing History Highlights:

2007 Brazil International Men’s Singles Champion
2007 Pan Am Games Men’s Singles Bronze Medalist
3 x BWF World Championships
3 x Thomas Cup USA Team Member
3 x Sudirman Cup USA Team Member