Horsham Performance Players were competing internationally for the first time this season.
David King played at the senior Yonex Slovak Open, held at Trencin, Slovakia, from 21st to 24th August, 2014. David came through 2 rounds of qualifying before going out to England’s Sam Parsons. Using the new scoring system, David pushed Sam (runner up in the senior national championships) all the way before going down 11 9 in the fifth.
Former PC player Lydia Powell competed in the same tournament, reaching the quarter finals in the mixed and level and only losing in the singles after coming up against the second seed from Hungary, Laura Sarosi.
Full details of the tournament can be found on the BWF results site.