Coach Profiles

Margaret Taylor – Head Coach

Margaret achieved her Level 2 Coaching qualification in 2009.
She is the North Yorkshire Performance Centre coach at Boroughbridge and Ripon and committed to the development of badminton in the area.
A regular player in the local leagues of Harrogate and Ripon and a regular Yorkshire Master’s Player in matches and Inter Counties Competitions. Master’s Team Captain 2012 -2013.
Former Nurse at Leeds Teaching Hospitals.

Sam Bennett – Assistant Coach

Sam achieved his Level 1 Coaching certificate in 2016.
A keen local league player and committed assistant coach.

Meghan Williamson – Assistant Coach

Meghan achieved her Level 1 Coaching certificate in 2017.
A keen club player and assistant coach.

Christopher Lythe – Visiting Level 2 Coach

Visiting Level 2 Singles Coach from Leeds Badminton Centre.


Andrea Bryson – Administration
Lilian Haldenby – Assistant Coach (Junior Club)
Mackenzie Bryson – Junior Assistant Coach (RACKET PACK)
Jessica Bryson – Junior Assistant Coach (RACKET PACK)


Two of our members are taking their Safeguarding Certificates in the coming year.


Two assistant coaches are training for their Level 1 Coaching Certificate in the coming year.