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Inter County Tournament 2023

ICT 2023 3-6 April University of Nottingham Hampshire team: Girls: Elsa Mitchell, Maria Mitchell, Abbie Pearce, Emma Yang Boys: Rafi Cresdee, Oliver Fonseca, Brennan Hutchings, Omar Tariq and Dan Wykes. All our players were new to this event, having a range of ages from 11 (Elsa) to 17, (Dan and Emma). As number 5/8 seeds, we first played round 1 in the group with Berkshire, Cornwall and...
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Winners Hampshire Junior Restricted 2022

The Hampshire Junior Restricted Tournament took place over two weekends at the beginning of September. First weekend of the Hampshire Junior Championships had the U18 and U16 competing for the junior county titles. Some great matches to watch in a very nice environment. A special "Thank you" to the team of volunteers who helped running this weekend event: Will, Jan, Matt, all our scorers...
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Medals galore for Hampshire players at the European Senior Championships 2022

The 2022 European Senior Championships took place from 7 to 13 August in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Well done to all our Hampshire players who took part in the competition and huge congratulations to all the medallists. Hampshire players brought home an impressive number of medals. Joanna Dix was crowned European Champion in Women’s Singles over 40s, beating number 1 seed from Germany. In the same...
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Hampshire Junior Restricted 2022

The Hampshire Junior Restricted Tournament will take place over two weekends in September: Entries are now open (deadline 25th August): https://be.tournamentsoftware.com/tournament/949FE996-61D2-4FDB-8B05-EF5707F90C57   Saturday 3rd Sept - U18 (Singles, Doubles and Mixed) Sunday 4th Sept - U16 (Singles, Doubles and Mixed) Saturday 10th Sept - U12 (Singles, Doubles and Mixed) Sunday 11th S...
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Hampshire Senior Restricted 2022

Revamped for the 2022 season. – £10 Entry fee per player per event. – Group Stage for all events (ensuring a minimum of 2 matches per event). – Test yourself against the best players in the county. – Part of the selection criteria for our 4 county teams, Hampshire selectors will be in attendance to welcome new players. Entry Link – https://forms.gle/YmahJkNEUtyJUgae8 The closing date for e...
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Junior Shires League 2021-2022 Season

This year Hampshire Juniors entered 4 teams in the Shires League. It was the first time when we had a team in the U12/13 age group. Thank you to all Hampshire juniors who played this season in the Shires League and congratulations to you all. Our U18/19 team has qualified straight to the Finals (finishing 4th), the U16/17s are in the playoffs (finishing 9th), the U14/15 team just missed out m...
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New Shop At Westgate Badminton Centre

Westgate Badminton Centre is delighted to unveil its brand new badminton shop! Previous occupants Badminton HQ will continue to trade online but will no longer be running the shop. Instead, the centre has taken on the day-to-day running and stocking of shop which will supply all your essential items from grips to shuttlecocks and towels to socks (and much more in between!). We always welcome new...
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Perins School Junior Badminton Programme is the latest programme to become part of Hampshire Badminton's 'satellite club' programme. Increasing participation rates within East Hampshire, where very few junior clubs exist, has long been a key aim for Hampshire Badminton and this brand new club will surely help to kick-start junior badminton in this part of the county. School pupils from Perins S...
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New Hampshire Seniors Singles Ladder!

HAMPSHIRE SINGLES LADDER by Mark Peckham One of my jobs as Senior Team Manager is to attempt to produce a team to win the English Senior County Championship (SCC).  We have finished in 2nd place on two occasions in recent years. At the present time, each county match consists of 11 games, three men’s singles, two ladies’ singles, two men’s doubles,  two ladies’ doubles and two mixed d...
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