This week saw Uphill have 2 senior and 2 junior matches with mixed results. Continue reading
A busy week on the courts for Uphill with the C team, Men’s B, U12 & U16 all in action.
Playing away at the Pill ice rink the C team endured a tough night against a strong St Katherines A team
The night started well with Billy Fear & Emily Page-Symonds winning 21-13 21-16. The following 2 mixed were both lost in 2 games. Continue reading
This week saw Uphill’s B & C teams in league action with one win and one defeat.
The B team hosted Clevedon Feathers B team and against a strong Feathers team won the match 6-3. Missing captain Rob Morray Continue reading
This week saw Uphill’s A, B & D team’s in action with 2 wins and 1 loss
The A team bounced back in fine fashion from their opening defeat with a 9-0 whitewash of local rivals Wyvern A.
The team of Louise, Christy, Becky, Paul, Matt and Mark were all on form running out comfortable winners. Continue reading
The first week of the new league campaign saw a busy week with 5 Uphill teams in action bringing 2 victories and 3 defeats.
The A team had a tough start against newly promoted Mendipway A. With a number of Somerset county players in their ranks Mendipway look well set to shake up division 1 this year. Continue reading
Uphill Junior badminton club is now in its 29th year. Having started in 1988 on just 2 courts at WSM cricket club for 1 hour with a handful of children it now runs 4 courts for 3 hours every week for over 75 children from 4-18 years.
The junior club was run for 26 years by Caroline and John Paul before handing over to Mark & Paul Edwards in 2014. Continue reading
This week saw the 5th instalment of the ever popular Weston Handicap Tournaments.
With 34 pairs over 3 tournaments over 6 hours the day totalled a mammoth 112 games.
There was a great atmosphere and approach from all players and spectators and it all made for a fun day!
The results were as follows:- Continue reading
Uphill badminton club took on Avon Development squad this week on the second of a Men’s summer friendly double header
This was a 5 a side match totalling 20 games and the Uphill 5 of Paul Edwards, Matt Cole, Mark Edwards Callum Grayson & Billy Fear all took the chance to get in some pre season preparation. Continue reading
This week saw the 4th Weston Handicap Tournament held at Hans Price in Weston.
This is an event for local players from all across the North Somerset area.
There was a full entry of 41 pairs across men’s, ladies and mixed doubles across 6 hours and was another hugely successful day of local badminton. There were 128 games over the day and on the whole the handicaps worked out really well. Continue reading
The C team completed their season with a home match to already crowned league winners Mendipway.
The team of Luke Morgan, Glyn Davis Matt Valentine, Maureen Mathews, Lauren Rickwood and Julie O’Sullivan all played well but came up against a very strong Mendipway line up. Continue reading