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EUBC Donates Blood 2017!

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Members of the Edinburgh University Badminton Club were donating blood over the last week during two sessions organised by our health and safety officer, Annie Tucker. We had a great turnout with 13 members successfully donating blood in the Edinburgh Blood Donor Centre! Photo Courtesy by Annie Tucker We will be planning more donating sessions […]

EDex Badminton

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Over the month of March, EUBC have been proudly working alongside the Sports Union to deliver a coaching programme as part of the EDex initiative. Our Club Captain, Tommy Reynolds, organised and developed a four week plan which covered all the basics of badminton, including techniques such as grips, overhead shots and movement around the […]

BUCS Nationals 2017 Report

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Here are the results from last weekend’s BUCS Nationals: Men’s Singles: Stuart Pittman had an unlucky draw against a very strong player from Strathclyde Uni, sadly losing 21-16 21-18. Jacob Reynolds stormed through the third round and claimed his spot in the last 32 of the competition. Despite an admirable performance, Jacob then lost to […]

EUBC Volunteers at SDS Disability Badminton Championships

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On Saturday the 28th of January ten members from EUBC, mostly consisting of social badminton players, volunteered at the LDBC – SDS Disability Badminton Championships. Throughout the event the volunteers helped with score keeping, umpiring, aiding competitors with learning difficulties and general housekeeping within the hall. The tournament was run in partnership with Scottish Disability […]

EUBC Donates Blood!

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On the 10th of November, 17 EUBC members went to the Edinburgh Blood Donation Centre to donate blood. Of our 17 members, 13 were eligible to donate. Only one member was a returning donor, meaning that this initiative has encouraged 12 new people to become more involved in giving back to their community. The donation was […]

2nd Semester update

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So it is nearing that time of the year again, deadlines are fast approaching, work is building up and then there is these things called exams also nearing. However the badminton club has been enjoying recent success with our teams. BUCS Nationals At the end of February our top players travelled down to Sheffield and […]

Match Reports #3 2014/15

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EUBC1 On the 1st of November our first team played Herriot Watts first team and won 12-0. Another really good win again from the team. Kevin had a tough singles match but managed to pull through after losing the first set. In particular a special mention to all the girls who played outstanding and won […]