Monthly Archives: March 2012

Badminton at Downing Street

Many will have seen the coverage of PM David Cameron playing badminton with some of the England squad. Ben and some of the other UK School Games team met the PM and toured 10 Downing St yesterday. Some links below: … Continue reading

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U19 Nationals – Runner up spot for Alex

Coaches Sue and Darren travelled to MK for the final nationals of the season, the tough under 19 event. Visions players Alex, Ben and Alice competed with Alex achieving a runner up spot and a semi final. Singles-  Alex reached … Continue reading

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U19 nationals preview

Singles- Alex is only seeded 5/8, if he successfully negotiates the opening matches he faces a possible qtr with Steven Cappleman. Alex beat Steven in their only match this season and if he can repeat that the 2 seed in … Continue reading

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U13 /U17 Nationals – 3 Golds for Alex

Saturday Singles- Sam Owens had a close 3 set battle with the strong Oliver Thompson, eventually losing 11-21 21-14 6-21 and then lost to the 3/4 seed Michael Roe. Kristoffer Jasper had a good 3 set win over Woodcock and then lost … Continue reading

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Devon Senior Bronze

Russell Walker won his first bronze event, having finished runner up at the Somerset Bronze earlier in the season.  Russell didn’t drop a set and he took the title with a 21-17 21-16 win over Johnathan McDonald in the final. … Continue reading

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Alex receives Young Player of Year Award

Alex received the British young player of the year Award from the badminton writer’s association. The award was presented to Alex at a dinner during the All England. A superb year for Alex saw him leap to the top of his … Continue reading

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