Badminton Basic Skills

The Badminton Flick Serve – How To Use It Part One

By |August 11th, 2014|

As badminton coaches we teach players about the dangers of lifting the shuttle. However, there are times when a lift can be tactically advantageous. In this article you’ll discover the tactical application of a badminton flick serve.

Whenever you are about to serve, there is usually a point before the shuttle is struck that you, […]

What Will We Be Coaching at Lilleshall This Weekend 18/19 February 2012 and What Can You Learn From This?

By |February 14th, 2012|

We’re all getting excited here in the run up to our 5th residential badminton coaching weekend at Lilleshall in Shropshire, UK.

As you know, I rarely mention the course at all on my blog posts, especially revealing some of the course content. Why? It’s simple. I like to keep the content flexible because the players […]

Secret Badminton Skills You Must Possess In Order To Out Manoeuvre, Outplay And Outscore Your Opponent To Win The Game – Part 3

By |June 28th, 2010|

Summary
In the first part of this series of badminton skills articles, you discovered the different style of player. In part 2 I shared my thoughts on identifying your opponents strengths and weaknesses via a skills audit, albeit most of the time, an on-court, in the game, test your opponent type of audit.

In this third […]

Secret Badminton Skills You Must Possess In Order To Out Manoeuvre, Outplay And Outscore Your Opponent To Win The Game – Part 2

By |June 21st, 2010|

In the first part of this series of articles, you discovered the different styles of badminton player. Some of you emailed me or commented on my blog which style you are and also, which style of player causes you a few problems.

As you can imagine, understanding what style of player your opponent is, and […]

Secret Badminton Skills You Must Possess In Order To Out Manoeuvre, Outplay And Outscore Your Opponent To Win The Game – Part 1

By |June 9th, 2010|

Have you ever played against an opponent you believe you should beat, but never have?

Have you suffered the frustration of knowing you are that close to a momentous win and yet can’t seem to make the breakthrough?

Or, have you walked off court wondering what happened, losing easily to someone you consider you’re as good […]

Little Known Exercises To Significantly Improve Your Badminton Footwork

By |May 25th, 2010|

If You’re Serious About Improving Your Badminton Footwork, Then Read On…

I recently answered a great post on my forum, which began on the subject of the best way to improve your badminton. The original post suggested that improving footwork was the best way to improve your badminton, which prompted a number of posts on […]