Oceania Coaching and Development Manager

Badminton Oceania is pleased to announce the appointment of Robbie Thackham as our Coaching and Development Manager

Robbie will be responsible for over-seeing our Coach Education, Player Development and Para programmes

Robbie will be known to many of you through his work with Badminton New Zealand where he has been involved in their under 19 Performance programme

Robbie has also delivered several BWF Level 1 Coaching Courses for us over the past two years and has recently gained his BWF Level 2 Coach qualification.  He is currently employed by Auckland Badminton (in NZ) where is works in schools, delivering ShuttleTime and in their player development programmes

Robbie commences his role on 8 August 2016


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Oceania World Tour

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.

The Oceania Tour rankings list is available here.

Upcoming Events:


VICTOR Oceania Open Championships
VICTOR Oceania Junior Championships
11-14 February 


VICTOR Oceania Mixed Team Chamionships
VICTOR Oceania Junior Mixed Team Championships 
15 - 17 February


YONEX North Harbour International - Future Series
21-24 March


Waikato International - International Series
28-31 March


 See the Events Page for full information on each event


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