Jamie Neill is an experienced badminton professional from Scotland & has dedicated years to the sport as an international athlete & full-time coach. He was Badminton Scotland's West of Scotland Development Officer from 2013-15 & now also tutors courses to new coaches, school teachers, Universities & even in prisons.
Jamie's playing career spans over 20 years as a junior & senior. The highlights include winning the Scottish Men's Doubles title with Keith Turnbull in 2010 & 2011, plus representing Scotland at the European & World Championships. As a coach he has founded popular clubs in Lanarkshire, Scotland; Shuttle Stars & the Lanarkshire Badminton Academy, plus is a private coach to those at beginner, club & performance level, including medallists at Scottish, British & European junior events. Many have gone on to represent the Scottish national team as seniors.
In addition, Jamie has spent time coaching in California, USA with USA's top coaches.
Despite now competing less, Jamie dedicates himself to a health & fitness lifestyle involving various strength, weight loss & interval training programmes & enjoys sharing his motivation & methods with people of all fitness abilities.