22nd March 2005


Congratulations to MARSKE BADMINTON CLUB on gaining Sport England Clubmark.


Marske BC are now the third senior club in the Tees Valley area to gain this important status.


Tees Valley has 6 Badminton Clubmark Clubs. There are only a total of 13 in the whole of England.


The other clubs are: -

Acklam BC

Brierton Community Sports Centre BC

Guisborough Westgate Junior BC

Marske Junior BC

Thornaby Pavilion Junior BC


Clubmark is Sport Englandís kite mark for a safe, effective and child friendly club.


The Sport England Clubmark is equivalent to the Silver Award in BADMINTON Englandís own Club Accreditation Programme.



Marske BC have their Club Nights at Bydales School, Marske and their Matches at Bydales School and Loftus Cricket Club.

Together with their Junior Club they are involved in all aspects of Junior Badminton in the Redcar & Cleveland area and have a number of links with local schools.

The Marske BC contact is Dave Knight on 01642 481150.