10 January 2018
Badminton Ireland is pleased to announce that we have been selected as a host organisation for the ASPIRE graduate project 2018. This project was approved by Government with support from the Dormant Accounts Fund and is in partnership with Sport Ireland. The project allows Badminton Ireland to hire a recent graduate in the field of sport or physical activity for 11 months (commencing February 26th).
This is an exciting opportunity to work within a vibrant sporting organisation with an Olympic focus. The successful graduate to work on various development projects and as part of the events team, gaining valuable experience for their future career. Successful applicants will also receive one on one coaching and personal development sessions through Sport Ireland.
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Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter for the position to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date for both applications is the 25th January 2018
09 January 2018
The 2018 European Men's and Women's event will be played in Kazan, Russia, from 13-18 February, in the Kazan Gymnastics Center.
Ireland will be competing in both the Men's and Women's team championships. The Men's team have been drawn in Group 1 with Denmark Croatia and Israel. The Women's team have been drawn in Group 3 with Germany, Ukraine and Lithuania.
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03 January 2018
Congratulations to three players who have been selected to represent Northern Ireland at the Commonwealth Games 2018 on the Gold Coast. The players are Rachael Darragh, Sinead Chambers and Ciaran Chambers.
The event is taking place from the 4th-15th April on the Gold Coast in Australia. Best of luck to these players taking part in the badminton event.