Shuttlecock

How to Make a Shuttlecock More Durable

Shuttlecocks are one of the main pieces of equipment needed in order to play badminton. The shuttlecock is designed to fly through the air when hit with your racquet and once it hits the court surface, a point is scored. But the lightweight travel of the shuttlecock’s design can cause problems for players. Hitting the

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Plastic vs. Feather Shuttlecock: Which is right for your game?

Badminton is a fun court sport game that many people can enjoy, both professional players and those individuals playing recreationally. Similar to other court sports, it requires a few pieces of equipment in order to play. Beyond a badminton racquet, you will also need a shuttlecock, or badminton birdie. But which type of badminton shuttlecock

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YONEX Nylon Shuttlecock Comparison: Choosing the right one for you

YONEX shuttlecock technology delivers outstanding stability in flight. Every shuttlecock produced by YONEX is meticulously inspected to ensure consistently fast recovery and accurate flight stability over distance. Nylon Shuttlecocks A YONEX nylon shuttlecock comparison will show us the differences and the similarities of YONEX products. Mavis Developed using the timing of feather shuttlecocks, MAVIS nylon

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Best Shuttlecock for Windy Weather

Badminton is a sport that has been around since the 16th century. The sport is professionally played indoors and is included in the Olympic Games.  Badminton is very popular in Asian countries such as China and India with these countries producing some of the World’s best players.  The object of badminton is to hit the

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Best Shuttlecock for Outdoor Play

Although badminton is always played indoors professionally, it can also be an enjoyable experience for those playing recreationally outdoors! Playing badminton indoors is about competitiveness and honing skills with training and practice. Playing outdoors is a popular, more casual activity for family/friends to enjoy.    More people play badminton as a fun recreational activity outdoors now

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Best Shuttlecock for Indoor Badminton

Compared to other racquet sports, badminton has an added challenge when playing outdoors. Badminton shuttlecocks have a high top speed. Therefore, shuttlecock flight is highly affected by wind. For this reason, competitive badminton is always played indoors.  Badminton is also played as a casual recreational activity, often in a garden (yard) or beach setting. However,

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Best Shuttlecock for Beginners

Badminton is very appealing! In fact, it is England’s most popular racquet sport. More than ½ a million people are swinging a racquet there at least once a week.  As a beginner just starting out, its appeal may be all in the simplicity.  At first, concentrate on just keeping the shuttle from hitting the floor

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