An introduction to the game of badminton, which although aimed at beginners would also be of interest to other players. The book gives advice on choosing equipment, how to hold the racket, stroke-making, net play, tactics and other areas of the game.
History of the game; how to get started - choosing your equipment - enjoying the game - getting on a court; be a good stroke-maker - holding the racket - overhead shots - forehand overhand strokes - backhand overhead strokes - defensive strokes - net play - serving - receiving service - accuracy and consistency; be a good tactician - thinking on court - singles tactics - level doubles tactics - mixed doubles tactics; be a good mover; be a fit player - flexibility and warm-up; the laws of badminton; national associations.
Badminton by Fred Brundle
Used - Very Good
John Murray Press
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.