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…
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!!
This is a picture of the sky on our way home from work yesterday. Doesn't it look beautiful?! Winter is definitely on its way as it gets darker in the evenings. Yesterday evening I went to no strings badminton instead of having a rest day. I was pretty tired but figured I needed practice for… Continue reading 41. Wednesday night badminton and my Xiaomi Mi Band 2
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
So the main thing that put me off badminton when I first played it a couple of years ago was the scoring system and consequently knowing whose serve it was. I found this so confusing and didn't understand when to swap, when to serve or where to serve from! This made me feel stupid and… Continue reading 27. What’s the score?