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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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35. Crash, bang, wallop!

Since I have started playing badminton I have had a few injuries but nothing major. My first one ever was when the shuttlecock came flying at me from behind and skimmed my face. It was a plastic one so felt like my face had been whipped. Only a few seconds of stinging before it subsided.… Continue reading 35. Crash, bang, wallop!

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26. Did you get wind of this?

Today I was reading the editorial feature on Google - 25 Weird and Wonderful Entries in Dr. Johnson's Dictionary when I came across number 6: "Fart, noun: ¬†Wind from behind Love is the fart Of every heart, It pains a man when 'tis kept close, And others doth offend, when 'tis let loose." Why did… Continue reading 26. Did you get wind of this?