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58. The day badminton training destroyed me

Last night I went to my old Tuesday badminton coaching session...after 6/7 weeks. I wasn't too worried as I used to go all the time and even though it could be challenging, it was never hard work. Last night, very few people came so the coach focussed his full attention on 3 of us...that coupled… Continue reading 58. The day badminton training destroyed me

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28. The return of Friday Club!

So after a 4 week refurbishment the courts we usually play at on Fridays have finally reopened! Yay! On Friday I was trying to get back from work nice and early, so that I could appreciate the new floor before we started playing. Everything was against me though! Someone asked me a question in the… Continue reading 28. The return of Friday Club!

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20. Magical happenings

So something magical is beginning to happen. Some of the things that I had to be constantly reminded to do while playing badminton, I am beginning to do automatically. 'Bend your knees, stay in ready position!' This would be shouted out to me by my coach during training and when I was playing with, or… Continue reading 20. Magical happenings

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19. Out of my comfort zone

So today is Sunday and if you remember from earlier this week, I found a beginners club in my parent's town. I come to see them every fortnight, so it would be great to be able to play while I'm here. Yes, that's how passionate I am about badminton, who would've thought it? I went… Continue reading 19. Out of my comfort zone