HP Parents

The HP Parents page is here to help you and your children to get the most out of badminton. The Badminton Ireland Coaches Conference holds a HP Parents session, with expert speakers, covering an array of areas relevant to a young players development. Please book your place by contacting coaching@badmintonireland.com.
Each Irish National Squads also holds an informational session at the first squad session in the season.

Youth Sport Trust

The Youth Sport Trust has developed a series of resources to support parents of young gifted and talented athletes that can be assessed online.

Nutritional Advice

The links below should provide some basic information on the do’s and dont’s of sports nutrition for children and young people.

http://www.kidsexercise.co.uk/SportSpecificNutrition.html

http://www.ausport.gov.au/ais/nutrition

http://www.topendsports.com/sport/badminton/nutrition.htm