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6.2 This sore bicep of mine….

Towards the end of October I injured my right arm - my racket arm and that made me pretty sad. I can't pinpoint exactly what caused the injury because multiple things happened at around the same time. All when I was ready to ramp up my training too! So it has been pretty quiet on this end.… Continue reading 6.2 This sore bicep of mine….

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61. Learning how to serve has served me well…

If there is one thing I am really happy to have given my time and attention to learning, it is serving because time and time again this has been so useful to me. Other players always comment on my serve too which is nice to hear. Lack of practice for a while had made it… Continue reading 61. Learning how to serve has served me well…

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59. An official title…

So much has and hasn't happened since I have last updated you all! I am so sorry for being absent for so long, I hope you didn't miss me too much! We have been having a cracker of a heatwave in the UK and I have been enjoying it an incredible amount (except the lack… Continue reading 59. An official title…

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58. The day badminton training destroyed me

Last night I went to my old Tuesday badminton coaching session...after 6/7 weeks. I wasn't too worried as I used to go all the time and even though it could be challenging, it was never hard work. Last night, very few people came so the coach focussed his full attention on 3 of us...that coupled… Continue reading 58. The day badminton training destroyed me

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57. Ramadan and badminton

So the month of Ramadan (fasting) is well underway. 26 days down, 4 to go, but who is counting? It is a very special month for us as it really does bring the family together and makes you appreciate what you have. My badminton diet is not going so well because in the evenings when we open our… Continue reading 57. Ramadan and badminton

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55. Yonex Badminton Open 2018 – semi finals!!

So my husband scored us some tickets to the first half of the Yonex badminton championships - semi finals in Birmingham this Saturday.  I had been to the venue before to see The Weeknd perform, but it was completely different for a sporting event! I had no idea what to expect but, was super excited as… Continue reading 55. Yonex Badminton Open 2018 – semi finals!!