|The Danish Badminton Inspiration Team plays a friendly match with Chinese badminton lovers selected from social media platforms Weibo and Wechat on the outdoor badminton courts at the Danish Embassy in Beijing July 8, 2014. (Photo/People’s Daily Online)|
The Danish badminton team, consisting of 12 players/coaches aged between 19 and 26, is on a two-month tour to Asia to “inspire and be inspired by” players of the host countries. Arriving in Beijing Saturday, the team will stay in China for a month before travelling to Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam. During the trip, they will be visiting badminton clubs, universities and schools and playing friendly matches with local badminton enthusiasts.