A Stringers Tale From The All Englands 2018 – Part 2

2018-05-03T22:46:19+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles|Tags: , , , , |

It’s a good feeling waking up on the Tuesday morning at The All England Tournament knowing that we are up-to-date. But, at the same time I feel there’s something wrong, something we haven’t been told. Historically Tuesday is qualifiers [...]

A Stringers Tale From The All Englands 2018 – Part One

2018-04-20T08:47:14+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles|Tags: , , , |

With any event, most of the preparation happens weeks or months in advance. Stringing at the All Englands Championships for Team Victor takes a fair amount of organisation. Prior to any planning taking place, I have to receive confirmation [...]

A Stringers Tale From All England Badminton Championships 2017 – Part 3

2017-05-05T09:07:04+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Stringing, Coaching Corner|Tags: , , |

Friday is quarter finals day. It’s been a busy week and this day is no exception. We are now catching up on sleep so it’s a late morning although we’re still stringing at 9am. I have a few rackets [...]

A Stringers Tale From The All England Badminton Championships 2017 – Part 2

2017-05-01T11:10:48+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Stringing|Tags: , , |

It’s 7:15 am on Wednesday morning. We are already awake, have eaten breakfast and preparing rackets, so we haven’t caught up on our sleep yet. It’s going to be a busy morning with players collecting their rackets before heading [...]

A Stringers Tale From The All England Badminton Championships 2017 – Part 1

2018-02-12T13:23:20+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Stringing|Tags: , , |

I always look forward to the commencement of a new calendar year. There’s fresh hope in the air and for me a few special birthdays to celebrate before my favourite week of the year, the All England Badminton Championships. [...]

A Tale Of All Englands Badminton Stringing 2016 – Part Three

2016-11-09T09:48:09+01:00By |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. [...]

A Tale Of All Englands Badminton Stringing 2016 – Part Two

2016-11-09T09:48:09+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Stringing|Tags: , , |

It's day Two at The All Englands, we knew this day would be busy… We've been up since and stringing from 6.15am. We open at 9am and it's a good feeling to see that the frames that arrived yesterday are [...]

A Tale Of All Englands Badminton Stringing 2016 – Part One

2016-11-09T09:48:09+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Stringing|Tags: , , |

As March approached, all preparations for the Victor Stringing Team at 2016 All Englands were complete. As it's Olympic year, we were advised a record number of Victor sponsored players were descending on Birmingham to compete in the most prestigious [...]