Badminton Ireland are delighted to bring some live webinars to our members. The aim of the online webinars is to engage with our members when we not able to run programmes or see our members at events. When Badminton Ireland host webinars, the content will be posted here for everyone to view.
Women in Sport Webinar
On the 22nd of April, Badminton Ireland hosted their very first Women in Sport Webinar on Zoom. The hosts on the evening were Development Officer Sarah O'Donoghue and Sport Ireland ASPIRE Graduate Karla Kennedy. The panellists for the Women in Sport Webinar where Three Time Olympian Chloe Magee, Sport Ireland Women in Sport Lead Nora Stapleton, and Irish Badminton Internationals in Sara Boyle and Rachael Darragh.
The topics discussed by the panel were (please click on the links for the videos of the topics):
Sport Ireland tips for staying active during Covid-19
Tokyo 2020 & Junior/Leaving Certificate Postponement
Balancing College & Badminton
Maintaining a Healthy Lifestyle When Busy
Playing League Abroad & Learning From Other Players
National Titles & International Caps
If you would like to watch the full webinar again please click this YouTube Link.
Get To Know Your High-Performance Team Webinar
On the 1st of December, Badminton Ireland hosted a webinar on Zoom titled 'Get To Know Your High-Performance Athletes'. The host for the evening was Development Officer Sarah O'Donoghue and she was joined by High-Performance Director Daniel Magee and Irish Internationals Sam Magee and Josh Magee.
Some of the topics discussed are as follows (keep an eye on the topics below, as we will be posting videos of the topics being discussed):
Strength & Conditioning
Transitioning from Player to Coach
Stay tuned for some more exciting webinars