HP Coaching Team

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



     Tom Reidy                       Daniel Magee                    Irwansyah Aboy                         
Performance Director       Performance Pathway     Performance Centre Coach                  
  National Squad                U13 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 Performance Coaching Team?

Badminton Ireland are keen to improve the level of all our Performance coaches. We are always on the lookout for new Coaches to work with our top junior players. If you wish to be considered there are some basic requirements:

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

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

·         Be part of the Badminton Ireland Coaching Licence.

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

If you feel you meet these requirements contact the office on HP@badmintonireland.com and a member of the Performance Team will be in touch.

*Please apply before the 1st February each year to be considered for the following season squads. Selections will be made before the1st June each year.