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24hr Charity Badminton

Recently Members of the club participated in a 24hr Charity badminton session to help raise money for Annette Huggett.

For more information about the cause and to donate yourself please see below.

The Event itself raised over £1800 on the night and some Members ended up staying the whole 24hrs which is a great achievement.

Please see below for some of the pictures taken on the night.

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Will Brand Memorial 2023

With the Second year of the Will Brand memorial being chosen by the Committee the Winner of most improved went To Ashley Ellis who received his reward at the AGM this year.

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Mens Leage Winners 2023

After a hard-played season, our Men’s division 1 team thought they had missed out on the trophy this year.

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In-House Tournament July 2023

The club recently had its in-house tournament where members of the club play doubles against each other for prizes and a fun afternoon playing badminton.

The turnout was great with 34 players attending from the club attending.

There were two separate groups with Trophys for each of the top three pairs of each group.

Scores are below if you wish to view them

Please also see the below update as the club event was in the local paper.

Thanks to all who attended.

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Ladies League Winners 2023

A big Congratulations to the YMCA Ladies team this year who Won the league by winning all their games to claim the trophy for the second year in a row.

As well as the League trophy the club also presents a separate trophy to all Ladies who participated in the league this year.

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Badminton England Gold Tournament 2023

Tim (Chairman) recently officiated at a BE Gold tournament in Winchester, Hampshire. Some great games from BE future stars on the game

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EASTBOURNE 91st BADMINTON TOURNAMENT 2023

This is the second oldest continuous badminton in the world. Only the All England Badminton tournament is older (in the 125th year this year).

The Club had 23 unique players registered in the tournament this year, which was 7 more than last year. Although there were 23 players, a number played in more than one category (Levels (MENS/Women’s), Mixed or Singles).

In the Men’s doubles category, Neal King & Callum Napier came 1st in their Division with Adam Newberry and his partner coming 2nd. Tim Leakey (Club Chairman) & Tom Napier came 2nd in their category.

In the mixed doubles category, Giovanni (Gio) Banuelos and Tara Ananthesayanan came 1st in their category (won all their matches) with Callum Napier & April Johns coming 2nd to them. Adam Newberry came 3rd in his category.

In the Singles category, Neal King came first (won all his matches) & Adam Newberry came 2nd.

Congratulations to all the club players who took part in the Tournament.

Maybe we can have more players in the Tournament next year.

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Badminton All England 2023

Tim Leakey (Club Chairman) officiated at the Badminton All England 2023 this year, with things now back to normal though with extra precautions in place, the tournament was watched by many people including a number of the club’s players. Great matches by the world’s best players.

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U17 ENGLISH NATIONALS

Tim Leakey (Club Chairman/Match and Membership Secretary) recently officiated at the under 17 English Nationals at the National Badminton Centre at Milton Keynes. It was so great to see the rising stars of English Badminton competing for the titles at this great National centre for Badminton.

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Club Members Birthday

The Club recently celebrated the very special birthday of one of its players, Garen Tarassian with a special cake that was a replica of his badminton bag and was almost all edible – including the shuttle!!