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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