Kelly's Story

Posted by Carissa Turner at 12:07 on 14 July 2017

Kelly Morgan is Wales' most successful badminton player to date with career highlights of: Commonwealth Games Gold Medals, European Championships Silver and Bronze Medals, 3 x Olympic Games, World ranking high of 5 and being National Champion 13 years running. 

We invite you to join us for some on court fun followed by an opportunity to hear Kelly Morgan MBE speak of her journey from club player to Olympian and Commonwealth Medallist. 

The event is open to all and will take place on the 25th July at Sport Wales National Centre, Cardiff.


17:00 - 18:45
Yonex Demo - Main Hall

Enjoy trialing some of the latest Yonex range while playing and socialising with some of our top junior players, ex international players and previous National Champions.

Yonex Promotions Executive, Rhys Walker who has represented England at the Sudirman Cup and European Championships, won Junior European and Commonwealth Bronze Medals, 6 Interntaional Junior Titles and over 10 Junior National Titles will be available offering his knowledge and expertiese on the new Yonex range for you to trial.

19:00 - 20:30
Bute Suite

Rest and recover with some light refreshments while listening to Kelly Morgan MBE talk about her badminton journey. 
Kelly will touch on the topics of:
- Junior badminton
- Her Senior badminton success
- The challenges she faced
- Her training
- Her influences and role models
- How she maintained a balanced lifestyle throughout her career

We will also have guest speakers and interviews from the people closest to Kelly during her badminton career.

There will be an opportunity for attendees to ask Kelly some questions.
If you cannot make it to the event, you can submit your questions via Twitter using the hashtag #AskKellyM and you will be able to view Kelly's Story live on Facebook.

Spaces are limited so please sign up to ensure you don't miss out!

Tickets are only required for Kelly's Story and can be reserved for free here.