Badminton News

Dear Badminton Players, We are pleased to inform you that the following club sessions will be starting again: *Saturday Junior Sessions starting: Saturday 12th September: Beginners, J1,J2,J3 and J4. Limited numbers in all sessions, so book in advance to secure your place! There will be a new prepayment option for the Saturday junior sessions which will allow you to book a 7 week course of sessions. Please enquire and book through reception. *Thursday Morning Intermediate Session starting: 10th September from 11am-1pm.  Please note change to the usual session time. Limited numbers, so book in advance to secure your place! *Sunday Beginners and Improvers Session 5pm-7pm: Starting 13th September. Includes coaching option for beginners. Limited numbers, so book in advance to secure your place! *New Graded Sessions: Over the past two weeks we have been trialling some modified graded sessions. The sessions will continue to run to the current format next week (31st August-4th September), but from September the…

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Badminton Session Update:    Reminder! New Graded Sessions Starting Monday 17th August. Book now!   Dear badminton players,   We hope you have enjoyed getting back on court again and hitting some shuttles in the past couple of weeks!   We (the badminton committee) have been looking at how to restart our club session programme safely and in accordance with BE Guidelines for return to play.    We are hoping and planning for most of our club sessions to return, in some format, from early September and will update you on this as soon as we have confirmed dates.   To start with, we have organised some modified sessions for all our graded members. Although different from our usual summer sessions, we hope that the sessions will provide a welcome opportunity for you to return to play with groups of players from your normal session.   The new Graded sessions will…

Opening Again

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The club will be opening the gym, badminton and squash courts on Saturday 25th July 2020. We will provide guidance on Friday 17th July detailing how we will now operate – to ensure members and employees remain safe. Thank you for you continued support and patience throughout these difficult times and we look forward to welcoming you back to your club!

Mental health awareness week

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Watch this exclusive interview for Mental Health Awareness Week! Filmed before lockdown, British Men’s Singles No. 1 Toby Penty sat down with double Olympic track cycling champion Joanna Rowsell MBE, to talk about their respective experiences of coping with alopecia whilst being in the public eye and the mental challenges this poses. In what proves to be an unbelievably open and honest interview, we’re giving our members an exclusive first look at the full video before anyone else.