3-G Rules at ABC

Starting this week, the city of Frankfurt requires us to start enforcing strict rules for hall access: only people who are fully vaccinated (more than 2 weeks after their 2nd injection), who have certifiably recovered from an infection with COVID-19 or who bring along an official COVID test result that is no older than 24 […]

Tokyo Olympics – watch Badminton in Germany

Hey everyone!   The 2020 Tokyo Olympics are upon us, even though it’s July 2021 – thank the pandemic for turning all the names, logos and schedules completely upside down ­čśë   If you were wondering how to watch your favourite sport live on TV, here’s all the info:   ZDF – german public television […]

Summer Holidays 2021 – our schedule

The summer holidays in Hessen will be from 19 July to 27 August 2021. This means starting next week we won’t have the usual schedule and instead we will be able to play badminton during these times:   Mondays: No Badminton Tuesdays: Valentin-Senger-Schule 19:00 – 22:00h (Valentin-Senger-Stra├če 9, 60389 Frankfurt) Wednesdays:┬áValentin-Senger-Schule 19:00 – 22:00h (Valentin-Senger-Stra├če […]

Current COVID rules at ABC

Dear members, here’s where we will collect all the information related to how we can play badminton at ABC during this pandemic. The following quick links will take you to the relevant sections on this page:   state of play for members (rules) joining ABC and applying for test sessions if you are considered immune […]

Work it out – take care of your back, ABC!

This is a bit of a perennial favourite: as we slouch into our sedentary lifestyle, get older and miss out on our usual workouts (think Covid-induced lockdowns), it’s our backs that take a beating. Word of warning: If you’re currently experiencing moderate or intense back pain, you should go see your doctor or an orthopaedic […]

Work it out – let’s get (back) in shape, ABC!

Spring is upon us and it’s not inconceivable that the restrictions placed upon playing badminton will be lifted in the next months. Which means this is the perfect time for us to get in shape and make sure we can hit the court running ­čÖé Oh and by strengthening your muscles and getting your sweat […]

Update for April 2021 – coming out of lockdown

Hi everyone, if you’re a member of ABC, I’m sure you’ve noticed that we started playing again in the last two weeks of March 2021. Singles only, with lots of space between courts and in fixed groups, but at least we got to move around a little after the long lockdown with no sports!

Lockdown in November 2020

As you know, Germany will be in partial lockdown due to the ongoing pandemic for the entire month of November. This means all our halls will remain closed for the entire month at least. We will hopefully be able to reopen in December, but that will probably be decided shortly before the end of November.