Are You Serving Short In Badminton To Win A Point or To Start A Rally?

2018-11-19T12:40:27+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Basic Skills, Badminton Strategy & Tactics, Badminton Training, Coaching Corner|Tags: , , , |

I’ve often talked about the short serve in badminton being the most neglected part of the game. It’s an area professional badminton players take very seriously and spend hours working on every week. So why is it that club and [...]

All England Badminton Championships 11th March 2010 – A Coach’s Thoughts

2017-08-22T23:41:02+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Strategy & Tactics, Coaching Corner, Fitness|Tags: , |

The All England Badminton Championships always attracts the best players in the world. This gives me the ideal setting to study hitting technique, movement, body skills and mental skills from the cream of the worlds players. First on court, Lee [...]

5 Steps To Significantly Reduce “Home” Advantage & Gain Valuable Extra Points In Your Away Badminton Matches

2016-11-09T09:48:17+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Strategy & Tactics, Coaching Corner|Tags: , , |

During my travels and discussions with players, I’m amazed at the number of times I’m told stories of major defeats, with the only reason given was that they played on the opponents “home” badminton court. For most badminton tournaments [...]

Badminton Coaching Video – Moving Backwards In Balance

2017-08-22T23:58:32+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Basic Skills, Badminton Coaching Videos, Badminton Strategy & Tactics, Badminton Training, Coaching Corner|Tags: , , , , |

In this video I demonstrate the key element to having good technique and keeping balance when moving backwards in readiness to play your badminton shot.

Why Do We Ask The Impossible From Women Partners at Badminton Mixed Doubles?

2017-08-23T00:09:53+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Strategy & Tactics, Coaching Corner|Tags: , , |

A high percentage of games played at club, league, county and international level are mixed doubles. It’s become a favourite in clubs and it’s probably the only sport at Olympic level where men and women complete together. What still [...]

Badminton Coaching Video Tips – ‘Focal Points On The Net’

2017-08-22T09:49:44+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Basic Skills, Badminton Coaching Videos, Badminton Strategy & Tactics, Badminton Training, Coaching Corner|Tags: , , |

In response to questions asked about my article dated 24th June 2009, I created this Video tutorial to help further explain the 2 coaching tips which relate to 'Focal points on the Net'.