The Bad Mittens
The Bad Mittens are (unsurprisingly, by the name) a badminton group based in Leeds. We’ve a really mixed membership base, crossing a range of age, gender, sexuality and other demographics who engage with our sessions. We usually meet three times a week, either at Armley or Morley Leisure centres.
What is the goal / dream for your club?
It is pride month so we want to know what you are most proud of about your club?
What makes a good teammate for your club?
Why do you think it is important for there to be LGBTIQ+ specific sports clubs/groups?
Do you have an LGBTIQ+ sporting hero?
How do you think sport can benefit the LGBTIQ+ community?
“We’re a really open group, with a clear mix of identities where players can just be comfortable in who they are without fear of judgement on their skills...”