Gold for Crawley at the Special Olympics World Games 2015

posted by Laura Morgan 31/07/2015 at 11:22

Lloyd Crawley, a member of Cardiff Shadows Badminton Club, has taken the gold medal in the men’s singles event at the Special Olympics World Games 2015....

Badminton sessions feature in Vale's playscheme

posted by Laura Morgan 30/07/2015 at 02:49

The Vale of Glamorgan Sports and Play Development Team are running playschemes throughout the summer holidays for children aged 4 -11 years old. The playscheme will run every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday for five weeks from the 27th July to 27th August. Included for the first time this year are structured sports sessions which run alongside the playscheme. ...

Successful Summer Singles tournaments in Conwy

posted by Laura Morgan 30/07/2015 at 09:23

Conwy's Badminton Development Officer, Steph Marti-Jones, assisted by Joe Hill, held two successful Summer Singles tournaments on 14th June and 19th July in the local Deganwy Badminton Centre....

Top training at the Glasgow School of Sport

posted by Rob Short 28/07/2015 at 12:32

Michael Pritchard and Lowri Hart were the lucky beneficiaries of an invite to train for the week at the Glasgow School of Sport recently. The school has produced many top Scottish players, the best known perhaps is Kirsty Gilmour, current world number 32....

BACH LAUDS BWF INTEGRITY AND DEVELOPMENT

posted by Laura Morgan 27/07/2015 at 12:01

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach praised the BWF for its record in ensuring badminton’s integrity during a visit to Badminton Association of Malaysia’s National Training Centre today....

Badminton Wales collaborates with the National Trust

posted by Laura Morgan 24/07/2015 at 03:19

Recently, Badminton Wales were contacted by the National Trust about an exciting partnership centred around Newton House at Dinefwr Park, Carmarthenshire....

Conwy Youth Service volunteers gain Leadership Award

posted by Laura Morgan 24/07/2015 at 01:16

On 16th July, Conwy Youth Service volunteers attended a Leadership Award delivered by Conwy's Badminton Development Officer (BDO), Steph Marti-Jones. ...

Latest Paralympic Newsletter & Magazine published

posted by Rob Short 22/07/2015 at 02:10

The latest editions of the IPC newsletter 'Paralympic Movement at a Glance' and the IPC magazine ‘The Paralympian’ have been published....

2015 Badminton Europe Summer School in Slovenia

posted by Rob Short 21/07/2015 at 12:20

Welsh Juniors, Scott and Andrew Oates, recently attended the 2015 Badminton Europe Summer School in Podcetrtek, Slovenia. Here Scott recounts his experiences of the week's training....

Jim Mackay

posted by Laura Morgan 17/07/2015 at 02:45

Para-badminton sadly lost one of its champions, Jim Mackay, on Thursday 16th July 2015. ...