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U13 & U17 Junior Restricteds

The second round of junior age-group county championships took place in early December at Tyneside Badminton Centre.  Many thanks to county treasurer Julie Brown for giving up her time to run the events. The younger age group featured several players … Continue reading

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U15 & U19 Junior Restricteds – Full Report

The first two age group events in Northumberland’s junior restricted county championships took place recently at the Tyneside Badminton Centre.  A shortage of available girls at the Under 19 level meant that the girls’ singles and level doubles were not … Continue reading

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First match experience for many in the Under 13 Anglo-Scottish

The Anglo-Scottish team tournament for the youngest age group took place last weekend at the TBC.  Putting out a team of 6 girls and 6 boys seems to get ever-harder but we made it this year – just.  But what … Continue reading

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More Success for Juniors at Tees Valley & Cumbria

The last few weeks have seen several of our young players spreading their wings to play in a number of the age group events run for Cumbria and Tees Valley.  Pride of place should go to Melvin Cherian who overcame … Continue reading

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U15 and U19 Junior Restricteds

The first two restricted county championships took place on Saturday.  Fuller report to follow but our new county champions are – at U15: girls singles – Charlotte Graham; boys singles – Tim Bodani; girls doubles – Amy Ward & Charlotte … Continue reading

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Several medals for our juniors in our BE U15 and U17 events

There was considerable success for Northumberland juniors in Sunday’s BE circuit tournaments.  A full report will follow when the organiser has had time to relax and recuperate.  But the major medallists were as follows – at Under 19, Anna Railton … Continue reading

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Junior Restricted Championships

This season’s junior restricteds will be held as follows: Under 15 and Under 19 on Saturday 18th November Under 13 and Under 17 on Saturday 2nd December They will be at the Tyneside BC and both days’ play will start … Continue reading

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Anglo-Scottish Under 20 – full report

Can anyone remember when Northumberland finished the first day of an Anglo-Scottish tournament undefeated?  Well, we managed that a week ago in the Under 20s event. The team was: Anna Railton, Ella Hodgson (guesting from Durham), Ellie Roberts, Emily Harrison, … Continue reading

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Successes in Tees Valley U15 Bronze

A sizeable contingent of our juniors travelled down to Thornaby recently and came back with several medals of all three colours.

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BE Junior Circuit: U13 and U17 Bronzes

TRIPLE GOLD FOR NORTHUMBERLAND GIRLS The first of Northumberland’s BE Junior Circuit tournaments were held at the Tyneside Badminton Centre on Saturday 21st and brought considerable success for the County’s juniors.  Pride of place must go to Rachel Bogan and … Continue reading

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