Semis Opener for Font at Lancashire Senior Gold

posted by Rob Short 08/09/2014 at 12:39

After the highs of the Commonwealth Games it was back to the day job for Dan Font who started his 14/15 campaign at the Badminton England Lancashire Senior Gold reaching the semi-finals before going out to top seed Rhys Walker....

4 Nations Disabled

posted by James Phillips 07/09/2014 at 09:23

The 4 Nations Para-Badminton Welsh Championships took place this weekend at Sport Wales National Centre, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff. 59 participants took part across 2 categories; Learning Disabilities (LD) and Standing....

Intro to Badminton for Junior School Pupils

posted by Rob Short 03/09/2014 at 01:02

Badminton Wales Development Officer, Laura Price, targeted a number of junior schools in Flintshire in order to encourage youngsters to come along to sessions and be introduced to our great game of badminton....

Coaches Register Renewals

posted by Rob Short 02/09/2014 at 11:13

Coaches are reminded that renewals to the Badminton Wales Coaches Register are due by 1st October 2014. Please renew early to ensure continuation of your insurance....

4 Nations Para-Badminton Series – Welsh Championships

posted by James Phillips 02/09/2014 at 10:43

This weekend the best GB Para-Badminton athletes descend on Cardiff, the Capital City of Wales, for the Welsh 4 Nations Para-Badminton Championships....

Conwy Commonwealth Badminton day

posted by Rob Short 01/09/2014 at 10:00

Commonwealth Badminton Day, which was held at Bryn Estyn Badminton Centre in Deganwy on 21st August, was a great way to inspire young players and celebrate the success of the Wales team....

New sports hall for Narberth

posted by Rob Short 28/08/2014 at 01:00

Hefty price rises for County Council courts are causing concern for badminton clubs in Pembrokeshire so it was nice to see a local Community Association in Narberth opening a brand new four court hall....

Safe and Effective Coaching - Be Sure!

posted by Rob Short 28/08/2014 at 10:51

The season is almost upon us again and it’s a perfect time to remind players and/or parents of the need to ensure that any and all coaching that players are exposed to is carried out by coaches who have appropriate qualifications and insurance and who are DBS checked....

Level 1 Advanced Up and Running

posted by Rob Short 20/08/2014 at 10:51

The newly established Badminton Wales Level 1 Advanced certificate has been launched with Mid-Wales the first to host a successful course. The course comprises one day tutor delivery introducing UKCC L1 coaches to enhanced knowledge and understanding of Movement, Feeding and Progressing players followed by practice sessions and an assessment....

Shuttle / 5x60 Summer Camp

posted by James Phillips 18/08/2014 at 10:29

20 players in total took part in the Shuttle / 5x60 two day Summer Camp, which was held at Sport Wales National Centre on 13th & 14th August 2014....