21 March 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 email@example.com or call the office on (01) 839 3028.
The pricing for the conference is as follows:
Licenced Coach: €20
You can make payment for the conference via PayPal or bank transfer.
13 February 2018
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.
12 January 2018
Badminton Ireland has a number of coach education courses scheduled for the 2017-18 season. The courses range for those starting off in coaching with the Introduction to coaching course “Shuttle Time” all the way up to the level 2 course that is recognised by both Sport Ireland and the Badminton World Federation.
To apply for any of the upcoming course, please click on the following links
The dates of the courses can be seen in the image below or by clicking on the Badminton Ireland coaching calendar.
In addition to the 2018 dates, there will be a Shuttle Time course held in Coleraine on December 16th. Places for the Coleraine course are still available, so please register now to confirm a place.