Category Archives: Competition News

Major change to Badminton Ireland under-age group rules for 2017/18

For the upcoming 2017-18 season there will be a major change to all Irish Under age tournaments. Please follow the link below for a full update and information: BI Age Group Changes    

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SPORT NORTHERN IRELAND PRESS RELEASE 22 June 2017  Local Sportmakers to be celebrated as Sport NI launches 2017 Coaching, Officiating and Volunteering Awards Sport Northern Ireland is inviting the sporting community to say ‘thank you’ to the local people who … Continue reading

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Coaching Programme for 6-14 yr olds.

We are delighted to be organising a 6 week coaching programme for 6-14 year olds at the Foyle Arena starting Wednesday 26th April. The programme will run until the 31st May and each session will take place between 6-7pm.

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Introduction to Footwork to Music Workshops

Ulster Badminton are organising a series of workshops for club based coaches focusing on the development of player footwork. The ‘Introduction to Footwork to Music’ workshop will give coaches practical examples of how to development players footwork in a fun … Continue reading

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Roadside Motors, Lisburn Ulster Master Championships results

The Roadside Motors Lisburn Ulster Masters Badminton Championships took place last week-end at the National Badminton Centre, Lisburn.

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Petition against UK Sport withdrawal of GB HP Programme

GB and Ulster Badminton are shocked by the decision of UK Sport not to fund the GB High Performance Programme for the Tokyo Olympic Cycle. Young players from Ulster can aspire to the Olympics with a choice of pathway, either … Continue reading

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Coach Education Courses for 2017

Ulster Badminton have a series of Shuttle Time Coach Education Courses scheduled between January and March 2017 in Belfast, Omagh, Monaghan and L/Derry. Please see below for details:

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Olive wins Volunteer of the Year Award

Congratulations to Olive Wallace who has been named Ulster Badminton Volunteer of the Year for 2016.

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Sport NI North West Coaching Forum

Sport Northern Ireland’s upcoming North West Coaching Forum will take place in Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh. The Forum has been delivered in previous years across Londonderry, Strabane and Omagh and this is the first time it will take place in Fermanagh. The Forum will take … Continue reading

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Belfast City Council Funding Programmes Open

Belfast City Council’s Grants programme is now open to applications to all clubs within the city council boundary. Further information is available by clicking on the link below: www.belfastcity-grants.com If you have any questions or queries on the programme please … Continue reading

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