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53. I could not play badminton last week…period, but bring on this week!

Last week I played very little badminton hence no update. I played on Monday but then wasn't feeling up to it for the rest of the week. My energy was at an all time low, I didn't feel well enough on Monday either but the fighter in me just carried on. And what was up… Continue reading 53. I could not play badminton last week…period, but bring on this week!

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27. What’s the score?

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?

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11. Eid mubarak guys!

I have not played badminton since Wednesday evening, boo! I'm really missing it. Here I am last Wednesday with my badminton hair! As you can see, it's all piled into a bun on my head. Then there's those lovely frizzy bits peeking out. Joy! Yesterday was eid hence no update because I have basically been… Continue reading 11. Eid mubarak guys!

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10. Come on, you know what you need to do!

So I found myself at the Wednesday badminton session yesterday evening. I have noticed that it takes me a little while to warm up and get into the groove of badminton. My first game is never my best one but once I am a bit warmer, things just click into place. I really wanted to… Continue reading 10. Come on, you know what you need to do!

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9. Coach says lift your arm, coach says flick your wrist…

Yesterday evening I went to my second group coaching session. The badminton diet was worse than usual because I had 10 minutes to have a snack before going and there was no bread at home, so I ended up having 2 croissants with strawberry jam rather than toast with kidney bean curry. My bad, but… Continue reading 9. Coach says lift your arm, coach says flick your wrist…