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A New Experience for Many of our Juniors in the Anglo-Scottish U13

Over the weekend of 2nd and 3rd February the Northumberland under 13 team played in the annual Anglo Scottish tournament at Tyneside Badminton Centre. The team had a real mix of experience, with one player playing in the event for … Continue reading

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More Medals for Our Girls & Boys

This season Amy Ward, Charlotte Graham, Ellen Davison and Lucy Dodd have brought a considerable number of medals back to Tyneside from various Under 15 and Under 17 Silver and Bronze tournaments – and the boys have done ok too.

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Excellent Shires Win for U16s v Cumbria

With apologies for the belated report ……………. our Under 16s followed up their win over Yorkshire2 with an even better result against Cumbria.  Team Manager Karen Davison’s report follows:

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Over 40 team finish 2nd

The Northumberland Over 40 team finished in 2nd place in Division 1A in the 2019 Masters County Challenge at Worcester, securing wins over Notts, Lincs, Suffolk and Norfolk, a winning draw over Staffs helped this final placing. Well done. Julie … Continue reading

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Workforce Academy launched

The Northumberland Badminton Association Workforce Academy launched on Sunday 20th January at Tyneside Badminton Centre with 16 new Academy members and 6 experienced Mentors attending the event and learning more about badminton coaching and volunteering opportunities across the county. The newly … Continue reading

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End of season quiz and presentation evening

The Northumberland Badminton Association end of season quiz and presentation evening will be held at Northumberland Club on Saturday 18th May.  The event will follow a similar format to last year,  presentation of league trophies and volunteer awards first then … Continue reading

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Good Win for Under 16s against Yorkshire2

Having lost three pre-Christmas matches to cancellations, our Under 16s began their Shires League campaign this weekend with an excellent 12-8 win over Yorkshire 2.  Manager Karen Davison was delighted to have support from county coach Martin Fagan and Richard … Continue reading

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UKCC Level 1 Award in Coaching Badminton

Course information: Dates: Saturday 6th April, Saturday 13th April & Saturday 27th April 2019 Times: 9.30am – 4.30pm on all three days Venue: Tyneside Badminton Centre (Bowness Road, Slatyford, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE5 2TA) Cost: £215 for Badminton England members and £225 for non-members Deadline for applying: 8th March … Continue reading

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NBA PRESIDENT BOB PEARSON AN UNSUNG HERO!!

At the Sport Newcastle Unsung Heroes Awards evening, NBA President Bob Pearson deservedly received an Unsung Heroes Award. Read more about the many years of voluntary service that Bob has given to our sport:

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NBA Workforce Academy

Northumberland Badminton association have been working closely with Badminton England to develop a new ‘Workforce Academy’ which aims to bring committed coaches, officials and volunteers together to learn from each other and provide a more structured approach to coaching and volunteering … Continue reading

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