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…
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!
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!