16 May 2015
Attention all Badminton Ireland clubs. Mars are once again giving clubs a great opportunity to get some funding with their Mars Milk Play Fund. Whether you need help with travel costs, kit, coaching or new equipment.
The fund has been open since the 4th of May for 22 weeks with 5 monthly awards of £1000 and 44 weekly awards of £300. for more information please visit www.marsmilk.com
16 May 2015
Players from all across Ireland converged on the Kingfisher sports hall in NUIG, Galway to represent their County the 2015 All Ireland Inter-County Finals today. Teams from Cork, Galway, Dublin and Meath were present to battle it out on the court for the trophy. From Grades B to G teams gave it their all in an effort to bring home the coveted title.
Grade B - Meath Grade E - Dublin
Grade C - Dublin Grade F - Cork
Grade D - Dublin Grade G - Cork
14 May 2015
Following on from the Shuttle Time introductory level coaching course, the Level One course is the second step on the coaching qualification ladder in Ireland. The course is designed for people who have a basic level badminton experience and knowledge and wish to coach at school or club level. This course is accredited by the BWF, so if you would like to upgrade your skills and to gain a world recognised certificate get involved.
Delivery & resources:
The course is delivered over four days
Dublin Residential course: Course held over one week period at the national badminton centre (Marino Institute of Education Griffith avenue D9). Accomodation available on site for the week if required.
Dates: July 27th to 31st (27th only for candidates who need to do Shuttle Time)
Time: 10:00-17:00 each day
Oranmore Galway course: Course to be held over 2 weekends in Oranmore Badminton Club in County Galway
Dates: 1st weekend July18th/19th 2nd weekend August 29th/30th
Time: 10:00-17:00 each dayCourse material will be provided in electronic format.
If you are interested in attending this course please register with firstname.lastname@example.org to secure your place. Limited places are available so please register now to avoid disappointment.