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BW Update

posted by Carissa Turner 30/06/2017 at 10:04

To grow badminton in Wales we have reviewed our current offering across Performance, Development, and Competition....

Coaching Female Athletes Conference

posted by Carissa Turner 16/06/2017 at 12:43

Emma Doyle is an International speaker, mentor, coach and consultant impacting and inspiring over 100,000 tennis players and coaches over the past 20 years. ...

Chair Update - June 2017

posted by Carissa Turner 09/06/2017 at 11:02

In October 2016 I was appointed Chair of Badminton Wales. This role, and the role of all the Board Directors, is voluntary and like the network of volunteer officials, coaches, and club support personnel, the Board is made up of people choosing to commit our leisure time to help badminton prosper across Wales. We do it for the love of the game....

Parents

posted by Carissa Turner 07/06/2017 at 12:06

While parents may not see themselves as volunteers, they certainly give their time and efforts to badminton!...

Joe Hill

posted by Carissa Turner 06/06/2017 at 12:22

Joe Hill has been volunteering in badminton for many years in a number of ways....

Julie Stockden and Raan Wallis

posted by Carissa Turner 05/06/2017 at 11:48

I would like to take the opportunity to thank Julie Stockden and Raan Wallis during Volunteers Week. If asked, then Julie and Raan may not identify themselves as volunteers in the traditional sense of the word however, seeing them in club over the years, I would disagree. ...

David Shore and Margaret Redfern

posted by Carissa Turner 04/06/2017 at 11:35

David and Margaret are both badminton Umpires and if you play badminton in Wales then you will know them!...

Jane Roberts and Mark White

posted by Carissa Turner 03/06/2017 at 11:16

Jane and Mark have both been integral to the running of Connahs Quay Badminton Club for over 20 years, with Mark being the club’s honorary President and Jane as a Team Captain and Match Secretary. ...

Kerry Ann Sheppard

posted by Carissa Turner 02/06/2017 at 09:25

Kerry Ann Sheppard has badminton in her blood! As a former Welsh International and Commonwealth Games competitor, she has a passion for sport. ...

Ley Woolley and Simon Pill

posted by Carissa Turner 01/06/2017 at 10:41

Ley Woolley and Simon Pill have been volunteering as badminton coaches for many years. In 2015, they began to develop a junior section as part of their Penarth and Dinas Powys District Badminton Club. ...