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  • 2018 Coaches conference finishes but the exchange of knowledge has only just begun read more…..

    12/08/2018 2018 Coaches conference finishes but the exchange of knowledge has only just begun read more…..

    Coaches and players travelled from across the four provinces of Ireland to attend the 2018 annual coaching conference. This year’s conference saw a great mix of adults, juveniles, coaches, players and coach developers as the conference hit a record number of members in attendance

  • Limited Places Remaining on Teicnic Badminton Summer Camps

    24/07/2018 Limited Places Remaining on Teicnic Badminton Summer Camps

    There are limited places remaining on the upcoming U13 and U15 Tecinic Badminton Summer Camps. Follow the information below to register and get a place!

    We are still 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.

    For photos from last years camps click on this link.

    Applications can be sent to coaching@badmintonireland.com

                                              

  • Developing Player training group

    20/07/2018 Developing Player training group

    Badminton Ireland are seeking interest from players to launch a new Developing player training group read more.......

     

     

     

     

     

  • Final two topics and speakers confirmed for the 2018 Coaches conference read more.....

    13/07/2018 Final two topics and speakers confirmed for the 2018 Coaches conference read more.....

    The final two speakers for the 2018 coaches conference are now confirmed. The two speakers join the current lineup of

    Irish National Coach John Quinn

    Three Time Olympian Chloe Magee

    UKCC level 2 coach Andy Stewart

    Badminton Ireland Tutor Tony Robinson

    Badminton Ireland Development officer Fiach Andrews

    Badminton Ireland Education and Training manager Daniel Magee

    Leslie Dewart "The coaching journey"

    Leslie Dewart talks about his pathway from competing internationally as a player and transition from competing into his coaching and Talent Consultant role. This will be a very interesting insight to a coaching pathway that has led Leslie into his new role as the lead Paralympic coach in Ulster Badminton, with a goal of qualifying Niall McVeigh for the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo.

    Paul Reynolds “A home grown Talent”

    Paul will talk about his journey so far growing up training in the Irish system. Paul has moved up through the Badminton Ireland academy into the high-performance system and has trained under many different coaches on his way there. Paul will give an insight into his day to day life as he balances out training and studies while competing on the European circuit. Paul has also had a number of high profile wins including winning a quadrangular gold in men’s doubles, European U17 bronze in men’s doubles and gold in the 2017 Polish open men’s doubles. This will be an interesting talk for both coaches working with Juvenile players and for players to get an insight into both training and the Irish system.

     

  • 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.

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Limited Places Remaining on Teicnic Badminton Summer Camps

There are limited places remaining on the upcoming U13 and U15 Tecinic Badminton Summer Camps. Follow the information below to register and get a place!

We are still 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.

For photos from last years camps click on this link.

Applications can be sent to coaching@badmintonireland.com

                                          

Developing Player training group

Badminton Ireland are seeking interest from players to launch a new Developing player training group read more.......

 

 

 

 

 

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Final two topics and speakers confirmed for the 2018 Coaches conference read more.....

The final two speakers for the 2018 coaches conference are now confirmed. The two speakers join the current lineup of

Irish National Coach John Quinn

Three Time Olympian Chloe Magee

UKCC level 2 coach Andy Stewart

Badminton Ireland Tutor Tony Robinson

Badminton Ireland Development officer Fiach Andrews

Badminton Ireland Education and Training manager Daniel Magee

Leslie Dewart "The coaching journey"

Leslie Dewart talks about his pathway from competing internationally as a player and transition from competing into his coaching and Talent Consultant role. This will be a very interesting insight to a coaching pathway that has led Leslie into his new role as the lead Paralympic coach in Ulster Badminton, with a goal of qualifying Niall McVeigh for the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo.

Paul Reynolds “A home grown Talent”

Paul will talk about his journey so far growing up training in the Irish system. Paul has moved up through the Badminton Ireland academy into the high-performance system and has trained under many different coaches on his way there. Paul will give an insight into his day to day life as he balances out training and studies while competing on the European circuit. Paul has also had a number of high profile wins including winning a quadrangular gold in men’s doubles, European U17 bronze in men’s doubles and gold in the 2017 Polish open men’s doubles. This will be an interesting talk for both coaches working with Juvenile players and for players to get an insight into both training and the Irish system.

 

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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.