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  • Baldoyle Academy Cell Summer Coaching

    11/06/2018 Baldoyle Academy Cell Summer Coaching

    The Badminton Ireland Academy Cell in Baldoyle is accepting players for summer coaching from June-September. The Cell currently runs once a week in Baldoyle Badminton Centre on a Wednesday with fully licenced and qualified coaches leading the sessions.

    The aim of the cell is to encourage players to improve themselves and take their skills to the next level, feeding into the BI Academy system.

    BI Academy Cells extend the quality coaching and training environment and bring it to a wider pool of players. It offers players a high coach-to-player ratio, quality facilities and access to the Badminton Ireland High-Performance Coaching team.

    There are limited places available so, please email coaching@badmintonireland.com for enquiries or phone the office on 01 839 3028.

  • Exciting line up for coaches conference so far read more.......

    01/06/2018 Exciting line up for coaches conference so far read more.......

    Exciting line up for the Badminton Ireland member’s forum organised for August 11th and 12th read more…..

     

     

     

  • Upcoming Coaching Education Courses

    20/04/2018 Upcoming Coaching Education Courses

    Badminton Ireland has a number of upcoming coach education course. The courses we have on offer are the 'Shuttle time' course followed by the BWF Level 1 course. The Shuttle Time course is the first step on the coaching ladder and is free for teacher of affiliated schools to attend.

    The upcoming courses are as follows:

     

    Shuttle Time

    -    Ballyclare, Donegal (25th April).

    -    Carlow I.T (16th June).

    -    Marino Insitute of Education, Dublin (30th July).

     

    BWF Level 1

    -    Marino Insitute of Education, Dublin (31st July - 3rd August).

    -    Lisburn Racquets Club, Antrim (21st/22nd July & 18th/19th August).

     

    For more information on the Shuttle Time course including prices and material click on this link.

    For more information on the BWF Level 1 course including prices and material click on this link.

    If you would like to register for any course you can email coaching@badmintonireland.com

  • Coaches Conference 2018

    19/04/2018 Coaches Conference 2018

    The 2018 coaches conference date has been changed from July to August 11th and 12th, to after the World Championships. Irish National coach John Quinn will again be back to share his experience with the coaches and players who sign up.

                                         

    Joining John we will have UKCC level 2 coach Andy Stewart from Wales and Daniel Magee BWF Level 2 Tutor and Coach to lead a number of sessions over the weekend.

    In addition to the coaches leading the conference, we are hoping to have two guest speakers who will be named closer to the date once confirmed.

     

    You will be able to get involved with the conference and follow the action on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the #BICC2018.

    If you would like to register for the coaches conference please email coaching@badmintonireland.com or call the office on (01) 839 3028.

     

    The pricing for the conference is as follows:

    Adult: €40

    Juvenile: €20

    Licenced Coach: €20

    You can make payment for the conference via PayPal or bank transfer.

     

  • Applications Now Open for 2018 Teicnic Badminton Camps

    13/02/2018 Applications Now Open for 2018 Teicnic Badminton Camps

    We are now taking applications for Ireland's number one skills-based U13 and U15 Teicnic Badminton Camps being held in the National Training Centre in Marino Institute of Education. These camps offer players the opportunity to increase their technical skills by upgrading their current Teicnic level. The participants will also enjoy many other sporting activities led by fully qualified sports coaches including athletics, volleyball, soccer and Gaelic football to name a few. Register early to avoid disappointment. 'Teicnic now Teicnic for life'.

                                

    The dates for this year's camps are as follows:

    Under 13's Camp

     Monday 13th- Friday 17th of  August 2018

    Under 15's Camp

     Monday 20th - Friday 24th of August 2018

    Find the camp application form here.

    Find the camp details on the invitation here.

                                              

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Exciting line up for coaches conference so far read more.......

Exciting line up for the Badminton Ireland member’s forum organised for August 11th and 12th read more…..

 

 

 

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Upcoming Coaching Education Courses

Badminton Ireland has a number of upcoming coach education course. The courses we have on offer are the 'Shuttle time' course followed by the BWF Level 1 course. The Shuttle Time course is the first step on the coaching ladder and is free for teacher of affiliated schools to attend.

The upcoming courses are as follows:

 

Shuttle Time

-    Ballyclare, Donegal (25th April).

-    Carlow I.T (16th June).

-    Marino Insitute of Education, Dublin (30th July).

 

BWF Level 1

-    Marino Insitute of Education, Dublin (31st July - 3rd August).

-    Lisburn Racquets Club, Antrim (21st/22nd July & 18th/19th August).

 

For more information on the Shuttle Time course including prices and material click on this link.

For more information on the BWF Level 1 course including prices and material click on this link.

If you would like to register for any course you can email coaching@badmintonireland.com

Coaches Conference 2018

The 2018 coaches conference date has been changed from July to August 11th and 12th, to after the World Championships. Irish National coach John Quinn will again be back to share his experience with the coaches and players who sign up.

                                     

Joining John we will have UKCC level 2 coach Andy Stewart from Wales and Daniel Magee BWF Level 2 Tutor and Coach to lead a number of sessions over the weekend.

In addition to the coaches leading the conference, we are hoping to have two guest speakers who will be named closer to the date once confirmed.

 

You will be able to get involved with the conference and follow the action on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the #BICC2018.

If you would like to register for the coaches conference please email coaching@badmintonireland.com or call the office on (01) 839 3028.

 

The pricing for the conference is as follows:

Adult: €40

Juvenile: €20

Licenced Coach: €20

You can make payment for the conference via PayPal or bank transfer.

 

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Coaching Overview

Badminton Ireland is committed to coach development and has established a tiered coach education system with an introductory level then levels 1-3.

There is also a skills based programme ‘Teicnic Badminton’ and a number of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) modules to help support coaches.

For more information please contact the Badminton Ireland office coaching@badmintonireland.com or +353 18393028.

Coaches are encouraged to maintain their qualifications by completing CPD modules, this will become compulsory in 2016.