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  • Irish U19 Team Announcement

    15/10/2021 High PerformanceIrish U19 Team Announcement

    The Irish team selected to compete in the 2021 Portuguese Junior International event is as follows......

     

     

  • Sports Management Internship

    14/10/2021 DevelopmentSports Management Internship


    Do you want to gain first-hand experience in an Olympic sports management? Do you have a passion for sport?
    If you are interested, please send us a brief covering letter, with your CV, outlining your experience, why you want to work with us and your dates of availability.


    Job Description


    Following a successful 2021 Olympic Games, Badminton Ireland is delighted to announce a six-month sports management internship. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a vibrant sporting organisation with an Olympic focus. Our Internship scheme provides an excellent opportunity for those wishing to pursue a career within sports management and gain valuable work experience in a challenging and rewarding Olympic sporting environment, providing a great stepping stone!
    Badminton Ireland works with its stakeholders across the country to increase participation, improve the quality of the sporting experience for participants. In 2021 we launched a new Membership system and as we exit COVID 19, we are working with Sport Ireland as part of the LETS GET BACK campaign to re-establish our Sport. This is an exciting learning opportunity for anyone interested in Sports Management.


    We are looking for a key individual to work across the organisation and assist Membership team and Events team.


    REPORTS TO: Membership Officer JOB BASED: Dublin, Ireland / Remote
    SALARY: Voluntary


    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Assist in managing and developing the organisation’s membership system
    • Assist with servicing the organisation’s membership base
    • Assist with event organisation and management
    • Assist with club development programmes
    • Other duties as assigned


    SKILLS REQUIRED


    Essential:
    • Excellent Word, PowerPoint and Excel skills
    • Strong communication skills, both written and over the phone
    • Flexibility and desire to take on any task to ‘make it happen’
    • Passion, or the willingness to become immersed in work
    • The ability to set priorities and meet deadlines
    • Passion for sport
    • Excellent written English skills
    • Can do attitude


    This job description is not exclusive or exhaustive. It is intended as an outline indication of the areas of activity and will be amended in the light of changing needs of the organisation.

    Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter for the position to info@badmintonireland.com.

    Closing date for applications is the 29th October 2021.

  • Club Development Topics

    13/10/2021 DevelopmentClub Development Topics

    Together with the This Is Badminton Campaign, the Badminton Ireland Development Team are aiming to provide our clubs with Club Development Topics to aid with clubs opening back up. Keep an eye on this page and our social medias for new topics every week.

    Topics:

    1. Club Development Plans 
  • Sport80 New Membership System Set Up Account Password Invitation

    13/10/2021 GeneralSport80 New Membership System Set Up Account Password Invitation

    Dear All, 

    As you are all aware, Badminton Ireland is launching our new membership system, from today, our service provide Sport80 is sending out invitation emails for those who have a profile with Badminton Ireland before. For those who have an emal attached to their profile, you should receive an email from an address named noreply@sport80.com , please follow the steps as suggested in the email to set up your own account.  Below is an example of how the email would look like. 

  • Forehand Keep-Ups - Teicnic White

    12/10/2021 CoachingForehand Keep-Ups - Teicnic White

    Todays video release focuses on keep ups on the forehand side from Teicnic White

Latest News

Membership

All you need to know about our new membership system!

 

Badminton Ireland is pleased to announce the launch of our new membership system.

 

We have made several resources available to help with this change in system. You can access to all the resources here

 

Please check out the Demonstration Videos, User Manuals and FAQ Document which will assist you in getting started with the new system.

 

We also have a live webinar planned for the 12th October for anyone who is experiencing issues in working the system, and we will be able to provide a step-by-step guide to carrying out some of the key functionalities.

We would advise you to log in and check out the System so that anything you are not sure in how to do can be covered. 

You can register to the webinar via here: 

 

Coaching

Backhand Wall Hitting - Teicnic White

This is the second of the New Tecinic White Level videos

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Events

Nhat Nguyen wins 5th Nationals title as Badminton returns

After 18 months with no competition Irish Badminton returned with a bang. Nhat Nguyen's first competition since the Tokyo 2020 Olympics finished in glory as he won his fifth Men's Singles Nationals title against Jonathan Dolan winning 21-14,21-14. 

Full Results:

Men's Singles Winner: Nhat Nguyen

vs Jonathan Dolan (21-14,21-14)

Women's Singles Winner: Rachael Darragh 

vs Kate Frost (21-8,21-17)

Men's Doubles Winner: Joshua Magee / Paul Reynolds

vs Scott Guildea/ Vincent Pontanosa (21-11,21-13)

Womens Doubles Winner: Kate Frost / Moya Ryan 

vs Laura Comer/ Sophia Noble (21-11,21-13)

Mixed Doubles Winner: Paul Reynolds / Rachael Darragh

vs Scott Guildea / Sophia Noble (21-9,21-12) 

 

Badminton Ireland would like to thank all of the volunteers and technical officials who made this event possible.

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