Badminton, Badminton Ireland, Badminton Ireland National Championships

Badminton Ireland National Champions Ladies Doubles 1923-Present

Badminton Ireland Logo [Ref: 2]

Champions

YearChampions
1923M.Homan & Stoney
1924Anderson & D. Pilkington
1925T.D.Good & R.H. Plews
1926No competition
1927M.Homan & D.Pilkington
1928-1931No Competition
1932D.Good & M.Hamilton
1933D.Good & M.Hamilton
1934N.Stoker & M.Hamilton
1935N.Stoker & M.Hamilton
1936N.Stoker & M.Hamilton
1937N.Stoker & M.Hamilton
1938-1947No Competition
1948N.M.Conway & B.J. Good
1949N.M.Conway & B.J. Good
1950N.M.Conway & B.J. Good
1951N.M.Conway & B.J. Good
1952N.M.Conway & B.J. Good
1953B.I.Donaldson & Jean Lawless
1954R.Gobson & Yvonne Kelly
1955B.I.Donaldson & Jean Lawless
1956B.I.Donaldson & Jean Lawless
1957Yvonne Kelly & Mary O’Sullivan
1958Yvonne Kelly & Mary O’Sullivan
1959Yvonne Kelly & Mary O’Sullivan
1960Yvonne Kelly & Mary O’Sullivan
1961Yvonne Kelly & Mary O’Sullivan
1962Lena McAleese & Mary O’Sullivan
1963Yvonne Kelly & Mary O’Sullivan
1964Lena McAleese & Sue Peard
1965Yvonne Kelly & Mary Bryan
1966Yvonne Kelly & Mary Bryan
1967Yvonne Kelly & J.Leslie
1968Lena McAleese & J.J.McCloy
1969Lena McAleese & J.J.McCloy
1970Lena McAleese & J.J.McCloy
1971Yvonne Kelly & Mary Bryan
1972Yvonne Kelly & Mary Bryan
1973Lena McAleese & Sue Peard
1974Barbara Beckett & W.McAleese
1975Barbara Beckett & F.Cunningham
1976Barbara Beckett & F.Cunningham
1977Mary Dinan & Wendy Orr
1978Mary Dinan & Wendy Orr
1979Barbar Beckett & Diane Underwood
1980Mary Dinan & Nicky Lane
1981Mary Dinan & Wendy Orr
1982Mary Dinan & Wendy Orr
1983Barbara Beckett & D.Freeman
1984Ciara Doheny & Holly Lane
1985Nikki Lane & M.Marron
1986Ann O’Sullivan & Elaine Doyle
1987Ann O’Sullivan & Holly Lane
1988No Competition
1989Ciara Doheny & Ann Stephens
1990Ciara Doheny & Ann Stephens
1991Ann O’Sullivan & Holly Lane
1992Ann Hackshaw & Maeve Moynihan
1993Sian Williams & Sonya McGinn
1994Ann Stephens & Jayne Plunkett
1995Annette Taylor & Angela Carr
1996Elaine Kiely & Caroline O’Sullivan
1997Angela Carr & Annette Taylor
1998Claire Henderson & Jayne Plunkett
1999Sonya McGinn & Keelin Fox
2000Sonya McGinn & Keelin Fox
2001Sian Williams & Keelin Fox
2002Huang Bing & Keelin Fox
2003Fiona Glennon & Pauline Glennon
2004Ruth Kilkenny & Keelin Fox
2005Ruth Kilkenny & Keelin Fox
2006Keelin Fox & Ruth Kilkenny
2007Karen Bing & Chloe Magee
2008Karen Bing & Chloe Magee
2009Keelin Fox & sandra Lynch
2010Keelin Fox & Karen Bing
2011Jennie King & Sinead Chambers
2012Jennie King & Sinead Chambers
2013Jennie King & Sinead Chambers
2014Caroline Black & Sinead Chambers
2015Jennie King & Sinead Chambers
2016Jennie King & Sinead Chambers
2017Rachael Darragh & Chloe Magee
2018Sinead Chambers & Jennie King
2019Rachael Darragh & Sinead Doyle
2020Chloe Magee & Sara Boyle
Badminton Ireland National Champions Ladies Doubles 1923-Present [Ref: 1]

Report

The Badminton Ireland National Championships have been running since 1912, with breaks for the First World War (1915-1919) and the Second World War (1937-1947).

The most championships in the Ladies Doubles have been Yvonne Kelly (11: 1957-1961; 1963; 1965-1967; 1971-1972); Keelin Fox (9: 1999-2002; 2004-2006; 2009-2019); Sinead Chambers (7: 2011-2016; 2018); Mary O’Sullivan (7: 1957-1963); Jennie King (6: 2011-2013; 2015-2016; 2018); Lena McAleese (6: 1962; 1964; 1968-1970; 1973); M.Hamilton (6: 1932-1937); Mary Dinan (5: 1977-1978; 1980-1982); Barbara Beckett (5: 1974-1976; 1979; 1983); N.M. Conway (5: 1948-1952); B.J.Good (5: 1948-1952); Chloe Magee (4: 2007-2008; 2017; 2020); Wendy Orr (4: 1977-1978; 1981-1982); Mary Bryan (4: 1965-1966; 1971-1972) and N.Stoker (4: 1934-1937)

References

Websites

[1] Badminton Ireland (2020) Past National Winners Ladies Doubles [Internet] Available from: https://www.badmintonireland.com/file/862309/?dl=1 [Accessed 24 March 2020]

Images

[2] Twimg (2017) Badminton Ireland Logo [Internet] Available from: https://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/713368919436828672/79RXVwkb.jpg [Accessed 23 April 2017]

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Joan Collins (Knocklyon Badminton Club).

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Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

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Last Updated: 24 March 2020

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