Monthly Archives: October 2017

Forza Ulster Open

Sinead Chambers of Lisburn’s Alpha Club was a double title winner in Sunday’s finals of the FZ Forza Ulster Open at the National Badminton Centre Lisburn. Sinead retained the women doubles title partnering Dubliner Jennie King beating Moya Ryan and … Continue reading

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Upcoming Shuttle Time and Level 1 Coach Education Courses

We have three new Shuttle Time Courses available for coaches and teachers. Details of the venues are as follows: Lisburn Racquets Club – Sunday 29th October 2017 – 10am-4pm Ulster University Coleraine Campus – Saturday 16th December 2017 – 10am-4pm … Continue reading

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Forza Ulster Open Championships

Ciaran and Sinead Chambers from Lisburn’s Alpha Club head the local challenge in this weekend’s FZ Forza Ulster Open Badminton Championships at the NBC Lisburn. Together they are top seeds in the mixed doubles and defend the title, while Sinead … Continue reading

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Leinster U13 & U17 Open- Paige Woods Claims 2 titles

The U13 & U17 Leinster Open took place on 7th & 8th October at Baldoyle Badminton centre with Dylan Noble & Paige Woods dominating the U13 event and Daniel O’Meara &  Orla Flynn taking 2 titles each in the U17 event. Dylan … Continue reading

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World Mental Health Day!- Reasons why Badminton is good for your mental Health

The 10th October 2017 is World Mental Health day! Research by the Mental Health Foundation suggests that low-intensity aerobic exercise – for 30–35 minutes, 3–5 days a week, for 10–12 weeks – was best at increasing positive moods (e.g. enthusiasm, … Continue reading

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Munster U15- Comer takes the Singles & Mixed Titles

Ulster had a very strong tournament at the Munster U15 Open taking home 3 titles among 3 finalists &  5 Semi finalists. Banbridge Raw Performance Squad player Laura Comber took the girls singles title against Sofira Flynn 21-5, 21-18 then went … Continue reading

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Club Roadshow Cancelled- Tuesday 10th October

Unfortunately due to low numbers the Ulster Badminton Club Roadshow on Tuesday 10th October at Lisburn Leisure Plex has had to be cancelled. We apologise for members who have planned to attend, however if you wish for us to come out directly … Continue reading

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