Avon County Badminton Association Committee

JEFF MALBORN

President

Oversees Avon Badminton Association.

NIGEL BIRKETT

Vice Chair & Affiliation Sec.

Supports the Chairman and Committee and dealing with affiliation queries and issues as they arise.

HELEN GORHAM

Treasurer

Keeps accounts of Avon Badminton Associations's incomings and expenditures.   

PENNY SHEARS

Development Officer

Generates interest in badminton and increases participation across all ages and abilities. Works with junior clubs by helpings to organise junior leagues and local events.

Olly Powers

County Captain

Manages team managers of all 6 county teams and takes lead in the team selection process.

MEI YUNG CAROL AU-YEUNG

Welfare Officer

Avon Badminton is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all parents, coaches, players and volunteers to share this commitment. 
https://www.badmintonengland.co.uk/play/ways-to-play/clubs/safeguarding/

IAN GORHAM

Chairman

Ian’s role is to co-ordinate all our activities and volunteer efforts to promote badminton in the region.

JUDY WHITE

Secretary

I arrange committee meetings and the AGM, taking minutes and distributing them to those concerned

LAUREN ASHLEY

Coaching Coordinator

Match coaches with the right opportunities and players. Inform coaches of upcoming events and players wanting coaching.

BOB HAMMERSLEY

Events Secretary, Master's Coordinator and Treasurer

Coordinates, organsies and oversees Avon's national events. Assist tournament organisers and/or directly organise and run Avon sponsored tournaments.

Organise  the running of Avon Masters badminton to support all our teams. 

VAL O'NEILL

Badminton England Rep.

Avon delegate. Attends meetings in Milton Keynes on behalf of Avon at Badminton England.

FIACH O'ROURKE

Media Officer

Coordinates the social media and digital aspect of the County. If you have some news send it to us via the contact us page.

League Representatives

MOIRA ROBERTS

Bristol League Rep. 

I oversee and regulate the Bristol Badminton League including the Men's, Women's and Mixed divisions.

FIACH O'ROURKE

Bristol Singles League Rep.

I oversee and regulate the Bristol Singles League.

KARIN HAVERSON

North Somerset League Rep.

I oversee and regulate the North Somerset Badminton League including the Men's, and Mixed divisions.

PENNY SHEARS

Bristol Junior League Rep.

I oversee and regulate the Bristol Junior League.