Last night me and my husband went to have dinner with his friend, Aaron and his girlfriend. I knew that Aaron has had a high profile badminton career, but I didn't know quite how much until I started talking to him yesterday! He was the Brunei under 18's champion for two years and he played… Continue reading 37. Dinner with a badminton pro!
On Tuesday evening I went to group coaching. As I'd missed it last week I wanted to make the most of it this week! We started off by practicing our serve. The coach marked out a little box on the court which we had to aim for. The girl opposite me on the court was… Continue reading 32. Training update
Before I go any further, where are my feet pointing in this picture?! Cringe!! They need to be pointing forward towards the shuttlecock! Good that I have bent my knees and my racket is up but seriously, sort out those feet! Two days late, but better than never. I thought I would update you all… Continue reading 22. Tuesday night training
Taking up a sport like badminton means I need a whole host of items to facilitate it, which I never needed before. Cue my badminton wishlist! As you can see from one of my previous posts - 18. My babolat beauties I needed specific shoes which I waited a couple of months to buy. So… Continue reading 21. My first badminton racket – Yonex Arc Saber FD
So for my first couple of months of playing badminton I played in my normal trainers (sneakers). They are a pair of lovely, soft, flexible trainers which I wear for normal gym sessions. Not too snug and not too loose. Pretty soon though my husband started telling me that I can't wear them to badminton… Continue reading 18. My babolat beauties