Social Media Scam Notification

Governance

Social Media Scam Notification

It has come to the attention of Badminton Ireland that a competition scam is currently in operation onlline linked to winning a signed Olympic shirt from Nhat Nguyen.

Badminton Ireland has no ties or affiliations to such a competition which is being operated through a company called 'Jersey Eurogifts' and it is to be treated as a phishing scam.

Badminton Ireland are running our own competition and are not using any third parties in the promotion of this competition. Details of our competition can be found on the Badminton Ireland Facebook Page.

If you have clicked any links associated with this scam, you can take the following actions:

Disconnect your device from the Internet. (This will prevent the malware from sending out any sensitive information from your device and keep someone from remotely accessing your device.)

Change your passwords for any online accounts you may have.

Do not share the scam via social media.

If you need any additional assistance or queries on what to do, please contact our National Governance Officer Conor Fadian on cfadian@badmintonireland.com or by phone on 086 0288555

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