Avon county teams Development squad based at Wellsway School on Thursday evenings (7-9pm).
The Avon Development Squad is always keen to welcome new players, If you are a player that would like to attend but have not received an invite please contact Will (details below).
email@example.com Tel 07721-443343.
If you used to come to the squad but have not been able to recently, for whatever reason, you are extremely welcome to start coming again any time.
All Squad members must have a paid up Badminton England affiliation for the 2014-15 season. Preferably this will be through a club within Avon, although it is appreciated that some students will be affiliated through their ‘home’ club. Others may be directly affiliated with Badminton England. If this is an issue speak to Will or Rob who can organise affiliation relatively quickly. All players must be affiliated for the general wellbeing of the group as any unaffiliated players will invalidate the insurance cover provided by Badminton England
GEORGE ROWDON CUP & SID MOXON PLATE - 2015
For Club Players affiliated to Badminton England through Avon & Somerset County Associations – see Condition 3 for exclusions
Hengrove Park Leisure Centre, Hengrove Park, The Boulevard, Bristol, BS14 0DE
Sunday, May 17th 2015
Men’s, Ladies & Mixed Doubles events. First Game: 9:30 a.m.
CLOSING DATE: Saturday 25th April 2015
Tournament Secretary: Brenda Bird, 15 Sabrina Way, Stoke Bishop, Bristol, BS9 1ST. Tel: 0117-9683281
Jess Hopton Under 19 National Champion
Success for Jess Hopton in the U19 National finals saw a very good end to her junior career in England.
Jess and her partner Lydia Powell lived up to their no 1 seeding at Women’s Doubles. In a thrilling three set final which, had everyone on the edge of their seats, lasting 51 minutes with long rallies, powerful smashes and excellent defence they proved how strong and skilfully they could play, beating Jess Pugh and Ira Banerjee 21-15 ,20-22, 22-20 to become U19 National Women’s Doubles champions.
Jess Hopton and Lydia Powell U19 Nationals Winners