HP Coaches

A key component in the Badminton Ireland High Performance System is the provision of coaching specific to the development stage of each athlete. The high performance coaching network comprises of the following coaches:


     Tom Reidy                       Daniel Magee                    Irwansyah Aboy                   Cheryl Evans                
Performance Director       Performance Pathway     Performance Centre Coach        Events Officer              
  National Squad                U13 National Coach           U17 National Coach           U17 National Coach      


   Naomi Darragh                     Al Bredin                            Sonya Dunne
Badminton Ireland Tutor    Badminton Ireland Tutor          U13 National Coach
U15 National Coach          U15 National Coach     

Want to be part of the National Coaching Team?

Badminton Ireland are keen to improve the level of all our National coaches. We are always on the lookout for new Coaches to work with our top junior players. There are some basic requirements for consideration. If you feel you meet theses requirements just contact the office on HP@badmintonireland.com and the HP Team will be in touch:

·         Be able to demonstrate experience of work with National level junior players.

·         Working towards a Badminton Ireland Level 2 qualification as a minimum standard.

·         Part of the Badminton Ireland Coaching Licence.

·         Able to commit to four CPD weekends, one week in the summer camp and five weekends throughout the year for squad sessions and events.

*Please apply before the 1st February each year to be considered for the following season squads. Selections will be made before 1st June each year.