Short Bio

 

Full Name: Johannah Lee
Birthplace: Masan, Korea
Language: English, Korean
Sponsorship: Yonex
Racket: Arc Saber 9 String: Nano 95 28Lbs

 

Johannah was first introduced to badminton at the age of 9 while a student at the prestigious Sung Ji Women’s Middle and High School in Masan, Korea. The Sung Ji school has been a badminton powerhouse in Korea since the 1960s and produced 4 of the players that won the Uber Cup for Korea in 2010. After starting in the badminton program at Sung Ji, it only took a short 5 years for her to join the Korean Junior National Team. By the time Johannah was 18, she was promoted to the Korean National Team as a singles player. For several years in the mid nineties, Johannah’s world ranking was in the top ten. In Korea, Johannah was also a member of the professional team of the Dae Kyo Company and its captain from 1999-2002.

 

Major Accomplishment

 

Korea National Team Player 1992 – 1999
Career Women Single World Ranking Top Ten 1995-1998

 

International Tournaments

 

2008 Boston Open Women’s Singles
2008 Boston Open Women’s Doubles
2008 San diego classic open Women’s Singles
2008 San diego classic Open Women’s Doubles
2008 Bay Badminton open Women’s Singles
2008 Bay Badminton Open Women’s Doubles
2008 USA Adult National Women’s Singles
2008 USA Adult National Women’s Doubles
2007 Boston Open Women’s Singles
2007 Boston Open Women’s Doubles
2007 Boston Open Mixed Doubles
2007 USA Adult National Women’s Singles
2007 USA Adult National Women’s Doubles
2006 USA Adult National Women’s Doubles
2006 US Open Women’s Single
2006 US Open Women’s Doubles
2005 US Open International Women’s Doubles
2005 USAD International Women’s Doubles
2004 US Open Women’s Singles
2003 USA National Classic Women’s Singles
2003 Boston Open Women’s Singles
2003 Boston Open Women’s Doubles
2003 Boston Open Mixed Doubles
2001 US Open Women’s Doubles
1999 Korea Open Women’s Singles
1998 The 13th Asian Game team event
1998 The 13th Asian Game women’s Singles
1998 UBER Cup World Championship Group
1997 Chinese Taipei Open Women’s Singles
1997 East Asian Games Women’s Singles
1997 East Asian Games Group
1997 Sudirman Cup World Championship Group
1997 Sweden Open Women’s Singles
1997 Swiss Open Women’s Singles
1997 Indonesia Open Women’s Singles
1997 Singapore Open Women’s Singles
1996 Asian Championship Women’s Singles
1996 Sweden Open Women’s Singles
1996 UBER Cup World Championship Group
1995 Hong Kong Open Women’s Singles
1995 US Open Women’s Singles
1995 Sudirman Cup World Championship Group
1994 UBER Cup World Championship Group
1993 East Asian Games Group