Video: England no.1 delivers badminton masterclass as Racket Pack tour visits Bristol

England's number one ladies singles badminton player, Fontaine Chapman, paid a visit to Woodlands Academy, Bristol as part of Badminton England's Racket Pack National Tour.

The 27-year-old, who joined England national junior badminton team in 2003, dropped in to the Stockwood-based primary school to coach and inspire the youngsters taking part. 

To celebrate the launch of The Racket Pack sees Badminton England embark on a mission to revolutionise the delivery of badminton to primary school aged children. 

Bristol was one of four cities chosen to showcase the tour, with Bristol Sport Foundation's Forever Sport programme playing a part in its delivery.

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