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Good Attendance at HBA AGM hears Head Office update

After the AGM business Relationships Managers Aleisha Challands and Mike Piggford provided updates and presented the BE 8 year strategy 'Discover Badminton' - see AGM documents on About us.

Almost 70 Children Participated in the Herts Primary Schools Team Tournament, Sunday 6Mar17

After an hour's coaching for many of the participants by Herts Coaches,

Brian Jackson, Doug Clark, Ken Winchester, Hazel Levins, John Stobo,

Dave Bartlett, Nick Goode,  the tournament started in front of a large audience.

The eventual medalists were:


Mixed team event:

1. Ladbroke   2. Templewood   3. Applecroft


Girls event:

1. Ladbroke   2.Applecroft   3. Templewood


Boys team event:

1. Cassiobury   2. St Johns Lemsford   3.Ladbrooke A

Thanks to principle organiser, Barbara Lewczynska and Mike Newlove everyone had a great time.

Good attandance at Herts Level 1 Coaching Course

Twelve participants are enjoying this year's Herts UKCC Level 1 badminton course at Herts Regional College delivered by BE tutor-assessor Sue Rutson (centre front row).
The 3 day course enables those who pass to assist any coached (badminton) activity,  run adult No Strings (Pay & Play) sessions and run their own session using BE's  'Kicking up a Racket' resource.    

BADMINTON England News Feed

Smith sets sights on fifth title

It is all to play for at this year’s English National Badminton Championships as Lauren Smith tries to reach the impressive milestone of five consecutive titles. 


Exciting opportunity as ex-stars give back

An exciting collaboration has been announced with many players from the England junior squads invited to play against ex-international masters.  


New pathway to open up greater opportunities

Graham Hurrell and Dave Lindley explain the new Junior Performance Programme.


Adcocks, Langridge and Ellis receive byes as World Championships draw made

European champion Rajiv Ouseph will play Czech shuttler Adam Mendrek in the first round in Glasgow 


Young stars eye Nationals crown

Following a semi-final defeat in 2016, rising stars Ben Lane and Jess Pugh have their eyes set on the top spot of the podium as the English National Championships arrive next month.


Dates for Your Diary

HSBA Newsletter July 2017

Adult badminton Coached Sessions throughout the Summer at Herts Sports Village with Becky White, Herts U18 Squad Manager
Wednesdays from 7-8pm and Thursdays 4-5pm
Commencing 5th July until week commencing the 28th of August.
The sessions will be focused around movement, noticing patterns of play, the differences between attack and defence and general tactical awareness. We will be doing a little work on technique but the focus will be on tactical play.  

The cost will be £5 per session, all shuttles will be provided and rackets will also be available if needed. 

Contact Rebecca White 

Herts County League Fixtures Meeting 2017/18  Season

The fixtures meeting for the forthcoming season will take place on Monday 4th September at Birchwood Leisure Centre (7:30p.m. - 10:00p.m.)
 Contact Graham Cobb <cobbie62@virginmedia.com> if interested.