Study Guide

By Rionne Rivera

History of Badminton and Origin of the Sport Badminton

Badminton originated over 2000 years ago. It was played in ancient Greece , China and India. It has a very long history for being one of the Olympics newest sport. It took it's name from Badminton House in Gloucestershire, the ancestral home of the Duke of Beaufort, where it was played last century. Gloucestershire in now home base for the International Badminton Federation.

The Type of Equipment Needed

The Equipment That You Will Need Are :


Shuttlecock


Net

Racket

Post

Grips

Shirt

Shorts

Shoes

Their are 5 different types of shots

Rules of Badminton

Rules

Here are the basic rules of Badminton. It talks about the Scoring System. Singles, and Doubles

Vocabulary

Head

Neck

Volley

Court

Cross court

Severing team