You are here
Home > Masters

065s HAVE A SMASHING START AGAINST ESSEX

First match of the season with new regular players in the team. A phone call from the opposition (again) meant they were arriving late and the courts were booked solidly after our match so we were unsure whether we would get all the games played. As it was, a mixed pair arrived in time to…

Posted in Masters Reports |

SUSSEX SUCCESS IN WORLD CHAMPS, POLAND

Sussex success at the World Senior Badminton Championships in Katowice, Poland. Cathy Bargh reached the semi finals in the 55s singles, winning a bronze medal – congratulations Cathy ! Also, Vera Groves & Wendy Arscott reached the quarter finals in the 70s ladies doubles together and Sue Awcock reached the 70s quarter finals too with…

Posted in Masters News, Masters Reports | Tagged , , ,

OVER 65’S V ESSEX OVER 65’S

Our last fixture of the season and second ‘home’ match at the new venue.  Comments were received from both sides again especially the lighting which for some reason is brighter at the back of the courts and right over the tramlines on two courts. The day did not start well as there had been a…

Posted in Masters Reports |

ENGLAND HONOURS FOR CATHY & SARA

Sussex Masters players and National Champions Cathy Bargh and Sara Foster, were selected to represent England against Scotland for the McCoig trophy on Friday 1st March 2019. This was held at the magnificent Railway Institute Hall York, with 9 courts. Cathy won her O55s singles after a tricky start against Jill Smith of Scotland 21-16,…

Posted in Masters Reports |

4 SUSSEX WINNERS AT YORKSHIRE MASTERS GOLD TOURNAMENT

Sussex players brought home more gold medals last weekend from the Yorkshire Gold Masters Tournament. Held in the beautiful city of York, in the Railway Institute, 4 Sussex players played very well and brought new titles back to Sussex. Following their previous England appearances against Scotland, Cathy Bargh & Sara Foster completed their stay in…

Posted in Masters Reports |

SUSSEX 65S V BERKS 5/2/19

Three weeks after our amazing win at the ICC, the team with one change made our way from the snowy SE to Reading.  On arrival I was informed that one of my team had a knee injury but was willing to give it a go.  Unfortunately, he was only able to play two of his…

Posted in Masters Reports |

SUSSEX 65S V MIDDX 15/12/18

Another long drive and sitting in traffic on the M25, our team finally managed to arrive at the Dome on the busiest shopping Saturday before Christmas!  Such thoughtful planning!  The opposition were gracious and aware of the difficulties we had getting to them and presented us with some very good refreshments, with special note on…

Posted in Masters Reports |

SUSSEX O70S BEAT MIDDX 9-0!

On 9th December the 70’s team played Middlesex away at the Dome Badminton Centre, Hounslow. The team was Tim Kaye, Mike Stoneman (Captain), Chris Byerley, Vera Groves, Wendy Arscott and Sue Awcock. There were some close matches by the men, but as usual the ladies won more comfortably. All the mixed went to plan and…

Posted in Masters Reports |

GOOD LUCK TO SUSSEX TEAMS AT THE ICC THIS WEEKEND

All age groups of Sussex Masters from O40s to O70s are playing in the Masters Inter County Challenge all over the country – good luck to you all!

Posted in Masters Reports |

O65S LOSE 1-8 AGAINST HAMPSHIRE

After a long drive to Winchester, Sussex 65s  played their second match against Hampshire.  Comparing sides, it was apparent that this was going to be an uphill struggle against a more experienced Hants’ team. Our Men’s third pairing of Martin and Paul looked as if we were going to take a game in a tough…

Posted in Masters Reports |
Top