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!
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!
The split step is something that has been mentioned to me on various occasions, but I have never really understood it. If asked to do it I would jump on the spot before heading in the direction of the shuttlecock. This seemed like a huge waste of time and energy to me. Turns out, I… Continue reading 46. A tennis ball in badminton!
So when I first started playing badminton, I was told that a good serve would set the foundation for my games and would mean that I stood a chance when playing. I took this on board and was shown how to do a backhand low serve. I was told for my serve to be legal,… Continue reading 45. ‘The Server’
At Friday club my husband implemented a pegboard system as lately we have had far too many people and not enough games. He has played via this system many times so knows it well, but it was completely new to me. He made the pegboard himself, the clever cookie! The top row shows the four… Continue reading 44. Friday club has a new system!