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….
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…
The Monday before last, I went to a Monday badminton session after so many weeks! There were only 8 people including me so there was no such thing as a cool down or a break in between games! I played a couple of games with the usual people and was really enjoying myself. I saw… Continue reading 60. Thunderclap!
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
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
So sorry this post is mega late - I was supposed to post this a week ago but time has just got away from me. My husband's uncle passed away a couple of weeks ago and life has been hectic ever since. Culturally we have a mourning period and lots of people have been coming… Continue reading 56. Legs, bums and tums!
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!!