Bird 2 Plastic Badminton Shuttle Review

2016-11-09T09:48:08+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment|Tags: , , |

I rarely test nylon or plastic shuttles as I always use feather shuttles. However, I am aware that many players either socially or in badminton clubs use plastic shuttles. There are so few reviews about these shuttles. I had the [...]

Victor Feather Badminton Shuttle Review

2016-11-09T09:48:08+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment, Victor Badminton Shuttles|Tags: , , , , |

Recently, I have been using three different Victor badminton shuttles, namely Queen, Gold Champion and Master Ace. The budget standard Queen is a duck feather badminton shuttle that I have used as a feeding shuttle for players. It has [...]

Victor Badminton Shoe Review 2016/17 Catalogue

2016-11-09T09:48:08+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment, Victor Badminton Shoes|Tags: , , , , |

Choosing the right badminton shoe for you can be difficult. As with most aspects of any sport, footwear selection is both important and personal. You soon build experience in footwear and know the key elements required to suit your [...]

Changing A Badminton Overgrip

2017-01-19T11:00:47+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment|Tags: , , , |

Over the years I have watched players applying grips to their badminton rackets. I’ve learned that applying a grip to your racket is personal and there are a number of ways to accomplish this. My personal preferences [...]

How To Build Your Badminton Grip Without Adding Too Much Weight To Your Racket

2017-01-19T11:00:55+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment|Tags: , , , |

For years I’ve built a badminton grip for myself, tested hundreds of different grips from the racket and non-racket manufacturers. This provided me with a great deal of experience in grips and grip sizes to suit me. [...]

Victor Hypernano X 800 Power LTD Edition Badminton Racket Review

2016-11-09T09:48:09+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment, Badminton Racket Written Reviews|Tags: , , , |

Background The original Hypernano 800 was introduced in 2015. Then in 2016 Victor surprisingly introduced two limited edition 800's, Power and Control. They have slightly different specifications and it's unclear how limited these rackets are going to [...]

Victor Thruster K Onigiri Badminton Racket Review

2016-11-09T09:48:09+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment, Badminton Racket Written Reviews, Coaching Corner, Victor Thruster|Tags: , , |

Background In 2015, Victor launched the Thruster K Onigiri Badminton Racket. This was a surprising choice bearing in mind their rackets are usually numbered rather than named. This racket is a 4u (80-84g) G5 (smaller grip). Colours [...]

A Tale Of All Englands Badminton Stringing 2016 – Part Three

2016-11-09T09:48:09+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Stringing|Tags: , , |

Thursday begins with a number of early visits, with players requiring their rackets to be finished to meet scheduled times of play. I have a few meetings to attend in between badminton stringing and watching the action in the arena. [...]