Badminton

Tim Stranks

Sport/Event >
Badminton: Singles, Doubles & Mixed

Date and Place of Birth >
1993, Toronto, Canada

Height > 182 cm

Weight > 72kg

Coached by >
Richard Vaughan, Pete Bush, Rebecca Pantaney

Sponsors >
Head, Asics

Date Arrived at Team Bath >
September 2007

Course of Study >
A Levels: Chemistry, Maths, Human Biology, Economics

Length of Course > 2 years

Occupation > Student

Biography >
Tim started playing badminton at the age of 12. Although Tim is currently studying his A-levels in Gloucester he trains as part of...

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Richard Vaughan

Sport/Event > Badminton

Date and Place of Birth >
1978, Caerphilly, UK

Occupation >
Pro badminton/student

Clubs >
Issey Les Moulinaeux (Paris – France) European Champions 2006-2007

Biography/Competitive Record >
Position: 3rd, singles, Commonwealth Games, venue: Manchester, Bronze, 2004
Position: 3rd, singles, European Champs, venue: Glasgow, Bronze, 2000
Singles, 2000 Sydney Olympics, Last 16
Singles, 2004 Athens Olympics, Last 16
Singles, 2006 Australian Open, Winner
Singles, 2006 South African Open, Winner

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Helen Ward

Sport/Event >
Badminton – Singles and Doubles

Date and Place of Birth >
1986, Leeds, UK

Height > 5ft 1

Weight > 60kg

Coached by >
Pete Bush

Sponsors >
Carlton

Date Arrived at Team Bath >
September 2005

Course of Study >
MA Coach Education & Sports Development

Length of Course > 3 years

Clubs >
University of Bath Badminton

Occupation >
Part-time student,...

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Ben Witham

Sport/Event > Badminton

Date of Birth >
15th September

Coached by > Peter Bush

Occupation > Student

Course of Study >
MA in Education at the University of Bath

Biography >
Won the men’s singles bronze at the 2006 BUSA Individual Championships. Seeded 3/4 for the title, he was knocked out in the semi-finals by top seed David Forbes (Edinburgh). Ben is studying for an MA in Education at...

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Harry Wright

Sport/Event > Badminton

Date of Birth >
1985

Coached by > Peter Bush

Occupation > Student

Biography >
Harry, who is studying Sports Performance at the Univertsity of Bath, was in terrific form at the 2006 BUSA Individual Championships. Seeded two, he won the singles title without dropping a game, beating top seed David Forbes from Edinburgh in the final. He then went through the men’s doubles...

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