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Here, you'll find all the old favourites like junior and senior clubs, league calendars, results, HBA and CBN reports, and maps showing clubs' locations, and the BADMINTON England feed, below.  
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Herts Open Tournament at HSV, 19-20th August

  
 Herts' Zak Daniels and Caroline Hale providing exciting games among the singles competitors on Saturday.  Sunday was doubles - and it was all free to watch!
  
Jo Goode MBE  and Molly Goode                  Zach Daniels and Matt Widdicombe
 
Winners 

MS Senior

1 Luke Pearce [2] 2 Ben Hunt [3/4]  3/4  Alex Cook [5/8]     3/4  Viknesh Rajendran [3/4]

WS Senior

1            Serena Midha  2              Alexandra Oprisan   3/4 Anna Showan  3/4              Lara Molloy [1]

MD Senior

1 Ollie Baczala [1]   Max Flynn  2 Lee Ackerman [2]  Tom Armstrong  3/4  Jake-Li Leon Lim Zhi Lun Ng   3/4        Thomas Li  On Ting Poon

WD Senior

1  Serena Midha [3/4]  Emily Rose Witts  2  Laura Mercer [1]   Sarita Patel  3/4              Kelly Holdway [2]

Libby Mcmorrow    3/4  Molly Goode [3/4]  Joanne Goode M B E

XD Senior

1  Max Flynn [3/4]  Annie Lado   2 Matthew Widdicombe Natalie Barton  3/4 Leon Griffiths

Lydia Ip  3/4 Ollie Baczala [3/4]  Kelly Holdway

See all tournament Details on BE Website. and a few more photos on Flickr.

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World Championships streaming Live on BBC Internet Sport, copy 
www.bbc.co.uk/sport/live/badminton/40756748 and then click 'Live' (after 11am).. 
 
 

Good Attendance at HBA AGM hears Head Office update

After the AGM business Relationships Managers Aleisha Challands and Mike Piggford provided updates and presented the BE 8 year strategy 'Discover Badminton' - see AGM documents on About us.
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Almost 70 Children Participated in the Herts Primary Schools Team Tournament, Sunday 6Mar17

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
After an hour's coaching for many of the participants by Herts Coaches,

Brian Jackson, Doug Clark, Ken Winchester, Hazel Levins, John Stobo,

Dave Bartlett, Nick Goode,  the tournament started in front of a large audience.

The eventual medalists were:

 

Mixed team event:

1. Ladbroke   2. Templewood   3. Applecroft

 

Girls event:

1. Ladbroke   2.Applecroft   3. Templewood

 

Boys team event:

1. Cassiobury   2. St Johns Lemsford   3.Ladbrooke A

Thanks to principle organiser, Barbara Lewczynska and Mike Newlove everyone had a great time.
 
 
 

BADMINTON England News Feed

Adcocks eye Tokyo triumph as they prepare for YONEX Japan Open

The Adcocks will look to make amends for their early exit at the VICTOR Korea Open with a long run in Tokyo  

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Runners-up finish for Briggs and Wolfenden at Belgian International

A strong YONEX Belgian International 2017 campaign for Peter Briggs and Tom Wolfenden ended with a silver medal after an exciting men’s doubles final on Saturday.

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Your invitation to join a Member and Fan Forum

Sign up to give your thoughts: We would love to see you at one of our Member and Fan Forums that are set to run nationally - from Exeter to Durhan - this Autumn.

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From broken back to wedding day badminton - a true story

Having lived for many years with a broken back, Liane Livingstone tried – and failed – for many years to find the sport suitable for her needs – that is until badminton came calling.

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Adcocks look to build on Glasgow bronze at Korea Open

World Championship bronze medallists Chris and Gabby Adcock are seeded second at the Korea Open in Seoul  

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Dates for Your Diary

HSBA Newsletter July 2017

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Coached "Essentials" Course Starting Monday 4th September for 8 weeks,7-8pm at Hatfield Leisure Centre, Travellers Lane, AL10 8TJ.

 
For improvers and beginners: covering footwork, shot selection and positioning.  

The cost £40 includes  a FREE racket.  Contact Reception 01707 276276 to book. 

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Herts Restricted   30 September/ 1 October weekend
Are you league player standard? Then come and have a go!  
Signup and Details on BE website 
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