Anders Foundation Coaching Day

Badminton News

WIMBLEDON RACQUETS & FITNESS CLUB TOGETHER WITH THE ANDERS FOUNDATION due to popular demand, are holding a Badminton “Tactical Experience” Coaching Day on Sunday, 1st November 2015 from 10.00 a.m – 4.00 p.m for mens’, ladies’ and mixed doubles – Open to players of all abilities both WR & FC Members and non-Members Applicants must specify in which event they wish to participate; each session lasts one hour with one coach per court. Places will be allocated on a “first come” basis. Should an applicant wish to participate in ladies doubles, but the session is already fully subscribed, they should state if they wish to be considered for a place in mixed doubles. The following coaches have already agreed to participate: GAIL EMMS Olympic mixed doubles Silver Medallist; World mixed doubles Gold Medallist; Commonwealth and European Champion NICK PONTING All England mixed doubles winner; Commonwealth Champion; National men’s/mixed doubles champion; World Masters Gold…

Surrey County BA – Masters Teams Tournament

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A great weekend of Badminton was had by all. There was also the appearance of the BlueJax Band who had everyone dancing until the early hours! Attached are photographs of the Golden Nuggets team who took part in the Masters Teams Tournament on 29th & 30th August – They’re all Club members and came 3rd out of the 10 teams who competed in the event. Well done! Also a photo of the the winning team Silver Service who won a closely contested final against Ye Gods from Godalming.

Jamie Jessop wins Gold!

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  WRFC badminton member Jamie Jessop  has just got back from the British Transplant Games in Newcastle Gateshead where he won the gold and the shield in men’s doubles 18 to 29 age category. Many congratulations from all at the club.