Reading and Country Badminton Club
News
12 Sep 2018 The fixtures have now been added for the 2018/2019 season.
22 Sep 2016 The fixtures have now been added for the 2016/2017 season.
2 March 2015 Borders have withdrawn their mixed team from the Wycombe league, therefore the fixtures wil not be played.
18 February 2015 The session on the 19th of February 2015 will be held at Crosfields School.
13 June 2014 Summer club will run for 11 weeks from 19th June until 28th August.
12 Jan 2014 Unfortunately, AcademySports hall will be out of action on Thursday, 23rd January 2014 as the sports hall floor is being sanded, relined and resealed. As our club fees covers courts from Thursday, 5th September through to Thursday, 22nd May 2014 our season has been extended until Thursday, 29th May 2014.
12 Dec 2013 The last session of the year will be on the 19th of December, and the first session of 2014 will be on the 2nd of January.
08 Oct 2013 Borders Mens team has withdrawn from the Wycombe Mens league. These fixtures have now been removed.
03 Sep 2013 The first club night of the new season is tonight. The first batch of fixtures have now been added.
13 June 2013 Summer club will run for 11 weeks from 20th June until 29th August.
12 Dec 2012 Christmas and New Year sessions. The last session is on December 13th and we start again on January 3rd 2013.
10 Sep 2011 Fixtures for the new season have now been added.
13 June 2011 Dates and times for the summer club added.
2 Sep 2010 Fixtures for the new season have now been added. There are still a couple of fixtures left to arrange.
4 Sep 2009 All of the fixtures for the new season have now been added.
1 Aug 2009 New fixtures for Wycombe, and Camberley & Aldershot leagues added.
13 Mar 2009 Dates for the summer club added.
2 Feb 2009 Mens match vs Silver Fox on 2nd February postponed until 1st May because of heavy snow. C & A Ladies match vs Hawley on 3rd February postponed. New date still to be arranged.
Other matches this week may also change. The fixtures page will be updated with postponements and new dates when they become available.
15 Jan 2009 Updated tournament information and entry forms for Adults and Juniors.
16 Dec 2008 Our last club night for 2008 will be Thursday, 18th December 2008. Our first club night for 2009 will be Thursday, 8th January 2009.
1 Oct 2008 Start time for the mixed match against Parkside on Tuesday, 7th October has been moved to 8:15pm.
21 Sep 2008 Junior tournaments for the 2008-2009 season are now available.
5 Sep 2008 Fixtures for the new season are now available.
1 Sep 2008 Summer club has now finished.  The new season commences as follows:
  • Crosfields commencing Wednesday, 3rd September through to Wednesday, 17th September from 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm

  • Madejski AcademySport Leisure Centre commencing Thursday, 4th September through to Thursday, 28th May 2009 from 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm.

25 Feb 2008 Bracknell Mixed match against Mavnell on Wednesday, 27th February 2008 has been postponed at the request of Mavnell. To be arranged.
22 Feb 2008 Wycombe Cup team play Cygnets on Tuesday, 11th March 2008 from 8.15 pm.
Bracknell Mixed match against Three of Clubs A will now be played on Tuesday, 6th May at Crosfields from 8.15 pm.
The fixture list has been updated to include both these changes.
Summer club will be held at Kendrick School and will commence on Thursday, 5th June 2008 through to Thursday, 28th August from 8.15 pm to 10.15 pm.
18 Dec 2007 Our last club night for 2007 will be Thursday, 20th December 2007. Our first club night for 2008 will be Thursday, 3rd January 2008.
14 Nov 2007 East Berks B Mens matches have been cancelled as this team has pulled out of Division 1.
7 Nov 2007 The Wycombe Cup game against Wycombe Originals B on Thursday, 15th November 2007 has been conceded.
26 Oct 2007 Reading Ladies fixture against Chiltern has been rearranged to Wednesday, 7th May 2008. The fixture list has been updated to include this change, results and inclusion of Bracknell, Windsor and Maidenhead tournaments.
29 Aug 2007 Thursday, 30th August 2007 is the last summer club night.  The new season commences as follows:
  • Crosfields commencing Tuesday, 4th September through to Tuesday, 25th September from 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm

  • Madejski AcademySport Leisure Centre commencing Thursday, 6th September through to Thursday, 29th May 2008 from 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm.

29 Aug 2007

The following fixtures have been moved at the request of Mavnell:

  • Reading Ladies match on Tuesday, 16th October has been moved to Tuesday, 19th February 2008 

  • Reading Mixed B match on Thursday, 18th October has been moved to Wednesday, 26th March 2008 

23 Aug 2007 All fixtures have now been arranged - see fixtures page or click here
19 Aug 2007 Dates for your diary: 
  • Berkshire Trials at Woodford Park on Sunday, 23rd September 2007 from 1 pm to 6 pm

  • Berkshire Restricted at Woodford Park on Saturday, 29th September 2007 from 9 am to 11.30 am and 1 pm to 7 pm
  • Berkshire Vets Play-in (40's +) at Crosfields School on Sunday, 30th September from 1 pm to 4 pm

Fixtures arranged so far.....

10 Aug 2007 Summer Club continues until Thursday, 30th August 2007 at Kendrick School from 7.45 pm to 10.15 pm.
23 May 2007 Yehlex Badminton Bonanza is being held at Bracknell Sports Centre on Saturday, 30th June 2007 and Sunday, 1st July 2007.  U11, U13, U15 - singles and doubles.  Social and League standard - Mens/Ladies - singles, doubles and mixed.  Entries to be in by Saturday, 9th June 2007.
23 May 2007 League positions for 2006/07:
  • Mens A - Wycombe - Division 1 - 1st

  • Mens B - Reading - Division 1 - 2nd
  • Mens C - Bracknell - Division 1 - 3rd
  • Ladies A - Camberley and Aldershot - Division 1 - 1st
  • Ladies B - Reading - Division 1 - 2nd
  • Mixed A - Wycombe - Division 1 - 3rd
  • Mixed B - Reading - Premier - 3rd
  • Mixed C - Reading - Premier - 5th
  • Mixed D - Bracknell - Division 2 - 1st (Promoted)
  • Wycombe League Cup - Runners up

23 May 2007 Our AGM will be held on Tuesday, 12th June 2007 at 8.30 pm at Crosfields.
23 May 2007 The Carlton Roadshow will be visiting us on Thursday, 31st May 2007 at Kendrick from 8 pm to 10 pm.  It's an opportunity to play, test and purchase the current range of Carlton rackets.  Access expert advice on equipment, playing and coaching from Matthew Shuker (ex England International and World Class Pool Coach).  Fantastic prizes up to grabs during the roadshow i.e. fastest smash wins a racket!
23 May 2007 At the recent Reading Badminton Association AGM, it was voted that the league would use the rally point scoring system in the 2007/08 season.  Games will now be the best of 3 to 21 points.
2 May 2007 The last club night at Bulmershe Leisure Centre is Monday, 14th May 2007.  Summer club starts tomorrow at Kendrick School from 8 pm to 10 pm.  Summer club fees have been confirmed - details are on the Summer Club page
7 Apr 2007 Wycombe Mixed v South Bucks A is now confirmed to be played on Tuesday, 8th May 2007 at Crosfields from 8.15 pm starting with 3 courts.
6 Mar 2007 Wycombe Mixed v South Bucks A has been rearranged for Tuesday, 8th May 2007 at Crosfields from 8.15 pm.

Wycombe League Cup - Semi Final has been bought forward to Wednesday, 21st March 2007 at Wycombe Badminton Centre from 7.15 pm with 1 pair starting.  Fixture list has been updated

19 Feb 2007 Due to the refurbishment of Madejski Academy Sports Hall, club nights will change to Mondays at Bulmershe Leisure Centre from Monday, 26th February 2007.  See below:

Club nights will be as follows:

  • Thursday, 22nd February - Madejski Academy - 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm
  • Monday, 26th February - Bulmershe Leisure Centre - 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Monday, 5th March - Bulmershe Leisure Centre - 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Monday, 12th March - Bulmershe Leisure Centre - 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Monday, 19th March - Bulmershe Leisure Centre - 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Monday, 26th March - Bulmershe Leisure Centre - 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Monday, 2nd April - Bulmershe Leisure Centre - 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Monday, 9th April - NO CLUB NIGHT - EASTER MONDAY - BANK HOLIDAY
  • Monday, 16th April - Bulmershe Leisure Centre - 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Monday, 23rd April - Bulmershe Leisure Centre - 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Monday, 30th April - Bulmershe Leisure Centre - 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Thursday, 3rd May to 30th August - SUMMER CLUB - Kendrick School from 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Monday, 7th May - NO CLUB NIGHT - MAY DAY - BANK HOLIDAY
  • Monday, 14th May - Bulmershe Leisure Centre - 8 pm to 10 pm

14 Feb 2007 Our SUMMER CLUB will be held at Kendrick School commencing Thursday, 3rd May 2007 through to Thursday, 30th August 2007 from 8 pm to 10 pm.
17 Jan 2007 Reading Mens  v Chiltern A postponed due to unplayable courts has been rearranged to be played on Wednesday, 9th May 2007 at Kendrick School with two pairs from 8 pm.  Fixture list has been updated

Wycombe Mixed v South Bucks A match cancelled by opposition.  To be rearranged or conceded???

20 Dec 2007 Our last club night for 2006 will be Thursday, 21st December 2006.  Our first club night for 2007 will be Thursday, 4th January 2007.  Don't forget the two matches on Wednesday, 3rd January 2007 - Wycombe Mens v East Berks A (Away) and Reading Mixed B v British Rail A (Home).
20 Oct 2006 Our Bracknell Mens  match against Syngenta on Sunday, 11th February 2007 has been rearranged, it will be played on Friday, 23rd February 2007 at Newlands School from 7.30 pm starting with 2 pairs - still to be confirmed.  Fixture list has been updated.
6 Oct 2006 Our Bracknell Mixed match against Three of Clubs on Monday, 2nd April 2007 now requires 3 pairs to start match.  Fixture list has been updated.
2 Oct 2006 Due to holidays and work commitments, our Reading Mens match against Chiltern A has been rearranged, it will now be played on Friday, 4th May 2007 at Crosfields from 8.15 pm.  Our Wycombe Mens match against Isis has been rearranged at their request, it will now be played on Wednesday, 2nd May 2007 at Crosfields from 8.15 pm.   Our Wycombe Mixed match against Denham on Friday, 10th November 2006 now requires 3 pairs at the start of the match.  Fixture list has been updated.
3 Sep 2006 Fixtures are now complete, will be issued shortly.
30 Aug 2006 Summer Club has now finished.  We will be having two club nights in September commencing Tuesday, 5th September at Crosfields from 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm and Thursday, 7th September at  Madejski Academy Sports Centre (aka South Reading Leisure Centre) from 8.20 pm to 10.20 pm (note the new time for Thursdays).  

The Selection Committee will be meeting on Friday, 15th September so please can players attend at least two sessions.

14 Aug 2006  We will be trying out the new rallying scoring system for the last few weeks of Summer Club.  Please click here for a copy of the scoring system
12 Aug 2006 For entry forms for Berkshire Restricted and Reading Sealed Handicap tournaments, please click here
19 May 2006 Start date for Kendrick is now Tuesday, 30th May 2006 - no summer club next week.
13 May 2006 Our last club at South Reading Leisure Centre will be Thursday, 18th May 2006.  Due to the refurbishment of South Reading Leisure Centre, our summer club will be held at Kendrick School from Tuesday, 23rd May 2006 from 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm.
13 May 2006 AGM to be held on Thursday, 25th May 2006 - Details to follow from Kathy.
13 May 2006 League positions for 2005/06:
  • Mens A - Wycombe - Division 1 - 1st
  • Mens B - Reading - Division 1 - 3rd
  • Mens C - Bracknell - Division 1 - 1st
  • Ladies A - Camberley and Aldershot - Division 1 - 1st
  • Ladies B - Reading - Division 1 - 2nd
  • Mixed A - Wycombe - Division 1 - 1st
  • Mixed B - Reading - Premier - 2nd
  • Mixed C - Reading - Premier - 1st (Promoted)
  • Wycombe League Cup - Runners up

Overall, it's been a very successful season - well done to all those who played in the teams

30 Mar 2006 Wycombe League Cup Semi Final has been rearranged for Thursday, 13th April 2006 at Wycombe Badminton Centre from 7.15 pm.
9 Mar 2006 Our next social gathering will be held on Friday, 17th March  2006 at The Hideout Thai Restaurant, Easthampstead Park, Wokingham, RG40 3BT.   Members wishing to attend please contact Gill for further details.
8 Mar 2006 Bracknell Mens away to Silver Fox has moved from Monday, 10th April to Friday, 28th April.   Time and venue unchanged.
21 Feb 2006 Wycombe League Cup match conceded by Racquets A.  Next round on Sunday, 5th March 2006 at Wycombe Badminton Centre at 1 pm.
27 Jan 2006 Wycombe Mixed match against East Berks B has been postponed due to courts not being available at Newlands.
16 Jan 2006 Our next social gathering will be held on Monday, 13th February 2006 at Sweeney and Todd, members wishing to attend please contact Gill for further details.
9 Jan 2006 Our Reading Mixed A match against British Rail A has been brought forward to Tuesday, 31st January 2006 from Tuesday, 14th February 2006.  
8 Dec 2005 The last club night before Christmas will be Thursday, 22nd December 2005 and will restart on Thursday, 5th January 2006.
1 Nov 2005 We're back at South Reading Leisure Centre from Thursday, 3rd November 2005 from 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm
20 Sep 2005

 

 

The courts at  South Reading Leisure Centre are being resurfaced from Thursday, 29th September until Thursday, 27th October 2005.   Fortunately, we have been able to find alternative courts at Hugh Faringdon School from 8 pm to 10 pm.   

Here are details of club nights over this period

  • Thursday, 22nd September
    • South Reading Leisure Centre, 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm
  • Thursday, 27th September
    • Crosfields, 8.15 pm to 10.45 pm
  • Thursday, 29th September 
    • Wolfenden Sports Centre, Reading University, 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Thursday, 6th October
    • Hugh Faringdon School, 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Thursday, 6th October
    • Hugh Faringdon School, 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Thursday, 13th October
    • Hugh Faringdon School, 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Thursday, 20th October
    • Hugh Faringdon School, 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Thursday, 27th October
    • Hugh Faringdon School, 8 pm to 10 pm
  • Thursday, 3rd November
    • South Reading Leisure Centre, 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm