Performance Badminton

The Loughborough Performance Programme offers a unique environment which allows athletes to develop in Badminton alongside studying for a prestigious degree.

As a member of the elite squad you will have access to an extensive on court training programme based in our purpose built facility as well as a wide range of support services delivered by our interdisciplinary team.

Elite Squad Member David Jones in BUCS action

Key Benefits

Access to two daily on court training sessions
Annual Planning, goal setting and review meetings with our coaches
Strength and Conditioning sessions and programming
Physiotherapy and Massage
Nutrition workshops and individualised support
Lifestyle workshops and individualised support
Physiology support including training monitoring and physical testing
Reduced gym membership cost
Video and Performance Analysis

Notable Alumni

  • Donna Kellogg MBE - Olympian and World Silver medallist
  • Natalie Munt – Olympian
  • Robert Blair - Olympian and World Silver medallist
  • Robin Middleton - Olympian
  • Martin Campbell - Commonwealth Games Glasgow and Gold Coast
  • Hui Lin Ng- former World Junior Champion
  • Hui Ern Ng - Malaysian International
  • Chloe Birch - England International and National Champion

Prospective students

If you currently have ambitions to train in our elite squad or for more information about our badminton programme please contact Badminton Programme Coordinator Matt Hanson via email



For our most exceptional performance badminton players, we offer sports scholarships to help with the costs of training and competition.