Author Archives: Steven Fritze

Durham County Badminton Association, in partnership with Simpson Group, would like to invite badminton players of all standards to enter the first Durham County Men’s Doubles Open Tournament!

Date: Saturday 29th February 2020 Venue: Belmont Community School, Durham (DH1 2QP) Start Time: 9.30am Cost: £10 per player The tournament is open to players from all areas and of any standard. £300 prize money will be provided by Simpson Group (£100 each for winners … Continue reading

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Coaching CPD: Disability Badminton Workshop – North East

As part of Badminton England’s investment into coaches and supporting their development, we are inviting all members of our Coach Accreditation Scheme to attend a Disability Badminton Workshop in the North East, FREE of charge! This workshop is open to … Continue reading

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Level 1 & Level 2 Coaching Certificates arranged for the North East

A Foundation Award (Level 1) for Assistant Coaches in Badminton and a Coach Award (Level 2) Certificate for Coaches in Badminton have now been arranged for the North East and are open for bookings! The coaching qualifications have slightly changed as the current Level 1 Award will … Continue reading

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Badminton England National Volunteer Conference 2020

Building on the success of the inaugural volunteer conference in 2019, Badminton England are excited to announce that the conference will be returning for 2020! The aim of the 2020 conference is to improve the experience of volunteering within badminton, … Continue reading

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DEREK A DOUBLE CHAMPION!

Over 30 players took part in a special Over 50s North Tyneside Social Badminton Tournament in the sports hall at John Spence Community High School in North Shields, organised by North Tyneside Badminton Partnership. The ages of the players ranged … Continue reading

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Social tournament for over 50s!

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Newcastle Medicals Badminton Club – Beginner ‘Back to Badminton’ Sessions

Newcastle Medicals Badminton Club are running a series of beginner ‘back to badminton sessions’ during September. All sessions will run on Mondays (9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th September) at Excelsior Academy Sports Hall (Denton Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15 6AF). The sessions will … Continue reading

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Local Success Stories

Two local players, Lucy Dodd and Will Smith, have achieved excellent personal successes in the last month in their respective tournaments.

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Northumberland Badminton Association Volunteer Awards 2019

The 2019 Northumberland Badminton Association Presentation Evening took place on Saturday 18th May at The Northumberland Club with over 100 attendees from various clubs across the county. As usual, the NBA Volunteer Awards (donated by Ian Little from Yehlex) were awarded, … Continue reading

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THREE NORTHUMBERLAND SCHOOLS REACHED NATIONAL FINALS

Recently, 3 school teams from Gosforth, Ponteland and Cramlington competed in Milton Keynes in the National Finals of the National Schools Badminton Championships.  Here is how they fared:

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