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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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MARK HENDERSON A DOUBLE CHAMPION!!

The latest North Tyneside Social Badminton Tournament, held at Hadrian Leisure Centre in Wallsend, was another hugely successful event, attracting 56 players from all over the region, with an age range of 14 to 74!! As well as many familiar … Continue reading

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And more successes in our U17 Bronze tournament

There was an excellent entry from our Under 17s for the Northumberland round on the BE Bronze Junior Circuit and further success for several of our players in the tournament held last Sunday at the Tyneside Badminton Centre.

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