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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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Hampshire Badminton on BBC South Today

On 10th September, Westgate Badminton Centre welcomed BBC South Today to discuss the challenges facing the game of badminton both during and post lockdown. News reporter Anjana Gadgil spoke to Hampshire players Maria Mitchell (England No.1 U14) and Ben Hammond (England No.1 U17). Also interviewed was Hampshire Development Manager and Centre Manager Richard Peters. Click on the image below to see t...
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