External Links

External Links

Below is a list of useful links.  If you find others you think are useful please send to Dave Bartlett. The links open in new windows.
- Hertfordshire Schools Badminton Association
Herts School Games Partnerships
SGPs, the government funded replacement organisation for the previous Schools Sports Partnerships comprise all state schools in their area and map approximately onto the old School Sports Partnership areas. Details of all Herts School Games Partnerships can be found on their county website
Owing to the Government's decision March 2013 to fund Primary school PE, September 2013, this will, in those SGPs that have Primary school buy-in, have some benefits to Secondary schools PE, too.

Luton Badminton Performance Centre

Herts Community Sports Networks
     Broxbourne 'Active Broxbourne' www.active-broxbourne.co.uk/
     Dacorum “Dacorum Sports Network” www.dacorumsports.net
     East Herts – “Active East Herts” www.activeeastherts.org 
     Hertsmere – “Active Hertsmere” 
    North Herts “Sport North Herts”
    St Albans – “Active St Albans” www.activestalbans.com 
    Stevenage - "Sport Stevenage" www.sportstevenage.co.uk
    Three Rivers – “Three Rivers Sport Network”
    Watford – “Active Watford” www.activewatford-csn.org 
    Welwyn Hatfield - “WHSPAA” www.welhatsports.org.uk
   - Badminton Europe 
       - Herts School Games Badminton
   - International Badminton Calendar (from BBC site)
   - "No Strings" Badminton: find sessions in Herts
   - Change4Life  - information and toolkit for increasing participation
   - Community Games - information, toolkits, e-learning
   - Fun stuff: Trick shots on Youtube
   - Herts Advertiser  - covers St Albans, Harpenden, Wheathampstead and Radlett.
   - London 2012
   - Leisure Review  'an independent view for the leisure industry'
   - MakeSportFun information and resources for clubs, coaches and CBNs 
   - Sport and Recreation Alliance  previously 'CCPR'
        - Sport And Recreation Alliance's Report on Sport in England
    - Sport England:
      - Sport England Strategy 2012-17 
      - Sports Halls design: SE 'Designing the Right Sports Hall'
   - TeamGB-Badminton page  - see David Cameron show-off his skills!
   - Volunteering:  become or find a Volunteer via
            - BE Volunteers

Dates for Your Diary

HSBA Newsletter July 2017

Coached "Essentials" Course Starting Monday 4th September for 8 weeks,7-8pm at Hatfield Leisure Centre, Travellers Lane, AL10 8TJ.

For improvers and beginners: covering footwork, shot selection and positioning.  

The cost £40 includes  a FREE racket.  Contact Reception 01707 276276 to book. 

Herts Restricted   30 September/ 1 October weekend
Are you league player standard? Then come and have a go!  
Signup and Details on BE website