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Gwent Junior Shuttle

posted by Carissa Turner 28/09/2016 at 11:09

The Gwent Shuttle took place at Abertillery L.C. with approximately 60 players playing across five age groups. The new U19 was well received and hopefully will grow from this year....

Shirley Cox Memorial Tournament

posted by Carissa Turner 20/09/2016 at 03:01

Last weekend a Memorial Tournament was held for Shirley Cox who unexpectedly passed away in July. ...

Champions Crowned

posted by Carissa Turner 12/09/2016 at 03:08

The Additional Junior Nationals took place at USW Sport Park on Saturday the 10th of September where new and reigning National Champions were crowned. ...

GB Badminton Look To Appoint New Chair

posted by Lucie Gwilt 09/09/2016 at 09:40

Badminton GB is the organisation responsible for the participation of GB Badminton in the Olympic and Paralympic Games through the World Class Performance Programme, funded by UK Sport. The Board now wishes to appoint a new Chair to lead the organisation through the next Olympiad....

Exciting relaunch at Newport Junior Badminton Club

posted by Lucie Gwilt 08/09/2016 at 09:21

Newport Badminton Club are re-launching their Junior Club with a new session time, new age group, new head coach Rhys Pritchard and a 12 week coaching programme. Children from the age of nine are now welcome at the Junior Club......

Junior Nationals 2016

posted by Carissa Turner 07/09/2016 at 02:29

The Additional Junior Nationals takes place at USW Sport Park this Saturday. The competition format differs slightly from that of our usual Welsh Junior Nationals events as it is a one day tournament with all events being played on an elimination basis....

Glowminton starting 15th September 2016 in Barry

posted by Lucie Gwilt 07/09/2016 at 12:29

Do you know any girls in year 7 and upwards who would like to try a new activity, but not sure what?! Glowminton may be for them!! ...

Whiteman excels in Ireland

posted by Lucie Gwilt 06/09/2016 at 10:41

The weekend of the 3rd / 4th September, saw young Welsh star Aimie Whiteman competing in the U15 Irish Open, held in Baldoyle Badminton Centre in Dublin. The 13 year old entered all 3 disciplines. ...

First Gold for Aimee at the Carebaco International

posted by Lucie Gwilt 06/09/2016 at 09:18

We asked Welsh badminton player, Aimee Moran to tell us about her time in Carebaco last week, where she won her first ever Senior International Gold Medal......