An initiative, supported by the BWF, to provide an additional incentive to players to support events in the region and to provide the best players in the region with some additional support to attend international events or training camps. Find out more here.
Tahiti involved in New Zealand Junior Performance Camp
Last week four players and one coach from Tahiti took part in Badminton New Zealand's Junior High Performance Camp. They joined a team of coaches, U19 and U15 players for the annual 8 day camp held at Napier's Pettigrew Green Arena.
The schedule invovled on court sessions including multi-feeding, category training in each discipline, individual sessions, technical footwork, and feedback from World Junior Championships 2015. There were also external speakers delivering planning, sport psychology, motivational, body weight and a cultural 'haka' session.
The Tahitian team were also put through their paces with a series of testing.
The next Player Development opportunity is a Pacific Player Development Camp in Auckland on 13/14 February for all athletes and coaches prior to Oceania Team Championships.