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THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT

THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT

Everyone needs that perfect pair of training shorts! This season you'll find more length variety in BB's popular Ladies Sports Shorts.  With 2 length available mid length and now a longer leg version - for more coverage and length. Made from the same Fabric thats 95% polyester and 5% spandex, they are quick drying light weight.  The fabric combines stretch and ease of movement with beautiful drape and durability.  

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A QUICK WORD WITH RACHAEL GRINHAM

BB Ambassador Rachael Grinham

A QUICK WORD WITH RACHAEL GRINHAM

We were able to get a quick word in with Rachael Grinham in-between her very busy schedule with tournaments and the Commonwealth Games on the horizon. Q: We’ve noticed you have been doing a fair bit of travelling for tournaments and the like.  Can you tell us I bit about where you have been in the last 30 days? Yes I was away for most of December with 3 international PSA events to compete in. I had quite a successful tour qualifying to compete in my 22nd consecutive World Open main draw, while also surpassing my 5/8 seedlings to make the semi-finals...

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A QUICK WORD WITH SIMA PADBOD

BB Ambassador Sima Padbod

A QUICK WORD WITH SIMA PADBOD

Q: Sima, after competing as a pro on the world Squash tour you decided to change sports.  Tell us about this as well as the transition needed?
 
A: I love squash and I still play socially but to be honest I don't enjoy playing competitively anymore..

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A QUICK WORD WITH JENNY DUNCALF

BB Ambassador Jenny Duncalf

A QUICK WORD WITH JENNY DUNCALF

Backyard Birdies recently conducted an interview with PSA player and BB Ambassador Jenny Duncalf.   Q: You were recently in the U.K. training with the England Squash Team in preparation for the Commonwealth Games.  Can you tell us a bit about it?Yes I spent the summer in England for a series of National Squads that were held in Manchester to practice doubles and figure out partnerships in preparation for the GoldCoast next year. It was a productive couple of months, not only in the doubles training but also summer training in general and preparation for the season as a whole....

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A QUICK WORD WITH ELLIE JONES

BB Ambassador Ellie Jones

A QUICK WORD WITH ELLIE JONES

 Backyard Birdies recently conducted an interview with PSA player and BB Ambassador Ellie Jones. Q: You recently returned from Australia to your home in England.  During this time, you managed to compete in a few PSA tournaments.  Can you tell us about your trip? A: I kick-started my PSA career with a 2-week trip to New Zealand for the Fitzherbert Rowe Lawyers NZ international classic in Palmsteron North. I was quite nervous as it was my first senior tournament and I knew it would be a step up from juniors. However, I was really pleased with the fact I got...

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