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!!
My last two sessions of badminton have been really good. Like seriously good. This really makes up for my time out and other times when I have felt like I am not improving. On the Friday before last I had a mixed level of games. My warm up was with a beginner so a bit… Continue reading 54. Badminton High
Last week I played very little badminton hence no update. I played on Monday but then wasn't feeling up to it for the rest of the week. My energy was at an all time low, I didn't feel well enough on Monday either but the fighter in me just carried on. And what was up… Continue reading 53. I could not play badminton last week…period, but bring on this week!
So in 2018, our group coach has come back from holiday and our training seems to be better than ever! The sessions are more intense and I feel like I am getting so much more out of them. Yay! Our warm up this year is very different too. We run on the spot on just… Continue reading 52. Feeling a bit like Ussain Bolt at group coaching!
In June 2017 I started playing badminton and I haven't looked back since! I have loved learning to play and am looking forward to learning more in 2018! I have challenged my husband to a singles game in October 2018, ermm should have thought that through! So that will be something to look forward to!… Continue reading 51. Thank you 2017 – The year I started playing badminton!
Since I have started playing badminton I have definitely noticed a pecking order within the various groups I play with and I've also noticed this within other groups who play together too. In badminton there is always someone who plays better than you hence the pecking order. When my sister in law and I started… Continue reading 50. Badminton pecking order – its the circle of life!
Oh my goodness I am approaching 50 posts. How on earth did that happen?! So exciting! I wrote this piece last Tuesday would you believe it, and have not had a chance to publish it! So I'll update it slightly so it makes sense! So we had heavy snow Sunday before last - so much… Continue reading 49. Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! Let’s still play badminton though!