University of Birmingham Sport

2016/17 Club Members

2016/17 Club Members

NBL Championships

NBL Championships

NBL Finals 2016

NBL Finals 2016

Power Shuttle Serve

Power Shuttle Serve

Badminton

Our club consists of 150 members, ranging from national standard players who compete on the international circuit, through to social players who enjoy playing on a recreational basis. We are a club which constantly achieves excellent results, and are always amongst the top 4 of all the competing Universities for Badminton across the UK. We have 3 Mens teams and 2 Ladies teams who are successful in competing in BUCS as well as 9 teams that compete in the local Birmingham League. We are very fortunate to have an excellent coach in Lorraine Cole, who has previously coached England U19s.

How to get involved

Taster session and/or trial information will be available soon. The membership fee is £150 for the competitive squad (A/B) and £80 for non-competitive.

Fun, Fast, Ferocious, Fantastic, Friends

3 skills this sport will give you:
Agility
Hand-eye coordination
Flexibility

Training times & venues

Please refer to UoB Sport & Fitness

A Squad:

Monday: 16:30-18:30 (singles), 18:30-20:30 (doubles)

Tuesday: 15:00-16:30 (men’s doubles)

Tuesday: 16:30-18:30 (ladies doubles) & (singles)

Wednesday: BUCS Matches

Thursday: 17:30-19:30 / 19:30-22:30 (League matches)

Friday 14:00-16:00 (Personal development)

Sunday 12:00-14:30 (Players own session)

B Squad:

Tuesday: 13:30-15:00 (Coaching)

Saturday: 11:00-13:00 (Coaching)

Sunday: 12:30-14:30 (Players own session)

Social Squad

TBC : 19:00-22:30

Performance Centre

Saturday: 09:00-10:30 (young players 7-14)

Saturday: 10:00-12:00 (young players 11-14)

Sunday: 10:30-12:30 (family club)

 

Key contacts

Head Coach: Lorraine Cole

Club captain: Tim Bradbury

Club highlight

BUCS Nationals – we take our top 16 players to this annual event to play against universities across the country over a weekend in February.

Level of competition/participation:

Men’s 1 – BUCS Northern Premier Division
Men’s 2 – BUCS Midlands 1A
Men’s 3 – BUCS Midlands 2A
Women’s 1 – BUCS Northern Premier Division
Women’s 2 – BUCS Midlands 2A