BWF Level 1 Coaching Course

If you’re interested in becoming a qualified BWF Level 1 Coach, a two part course is being hosted in the coming months in both Christchurch and Wellington. The dates for Christchurch are 25/26 February and 13/14 May while Wellington will be 4/5 March and 1/2 July. Cost is $100 per person, which covers the 4 day course and lunches.

For further details or to apply for the course, get in touch with Donna Trow, Programme Manager at Badminton New Zealand. Note that applications close Friday, 20 January, so you’ll need to get in quick!

Summer League starts 31 October

Summer League starts up again on 31 October, Monday evenings from 6:30pm at Richmond Badminton Hall. For more information, contact either Martin (021 147 9156) or Joe (027 783 4720). See you all soon!

2017 World Masters Games

In 2017 the World Masters Games will be held in Auckland! The event is open to players of all levels, so if you’re keen see the official website for full details and registration.

Nelson players in Slazenger Cup

Two Nelson players recently competed in the Slazenger Cup. Tegan Weston played for Canterbury, the eventual winners of the tournament. Canterbury will advance to Division 1 next year. Jamie Marwick played for Southland, who avoided relegation and will compete for the Slazenger Cup again in 2017.

Nelson to play Otago 1 for South Island Div 3 title

Nelson, having won their ties yesterday, will face off against Otago 1 today in the South Island Division 3 Final. Good luck to the team!