Badminton Essex

Coaching & Coaches in Essex

The portfolios below can help you find a coach operating within Essex. All those listed below hold current BADMINTON England Coaches Register membership and are therefore DBS checked.

Any coach wishing to add a profile should contact

Martin Lawrence


I live in Great Dunmow and I am available to coach in and around that area. I work at Redbridge Sports and Leisure as their badminton development officer and head coach of the performance squad.

Current Coaching Engagements

I coach beginners through to senior county players at Redbridge Sports and Leisure both as part of the centre programme and privately.

I charge £25 an hour for private sessions.

Contact Details

Contact me on with any enquiries.

Simon Gilhooly


I am based in Colchester and coach at a number of venues around the town.

Current Coaching Engagements

I run three sessions each week on behalf of Stanway Badminton Club; two beginners sessions on Sunday morning at Highwoods Leisure Centre and a session for players aiming to play tournaments on a Monday night at Thomas Lord Audley School.

I am also available for private coaching sessions and normally do two or three hours a week at Colchester Leisure World. I charge £20 an hour for private sessions.

Contact Details

Contact me on with any enquiries.

Performance Centres

Redbridge Performance Centre

We offer a progressive, ability-based performance training and coaching environment, supporting players through their playing development as juniors. For further details, please email

Badminton Academy, Basildon

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BADMINTON England registered coaches can be found via the Find a Coach page.

Become a Coach

Find details of courses to qualify as a badminton coach on the BADMINTON England website.

Junior Clubs

Club NameVenueContact
Billericay JuniorTerry Matthews
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