In line with its policy to inculcate the importance of Sports Medicine to the Sports Community, the Mauritius Sports Council organised, on request of the Mauritius Badminton Association, a workshop for athletes and coaches of the National Badminton teams.


The workshop was held on Wednesday 29th July 2009 from 15h00 to 18h00 at the National Badminton Centre, Rose-Hill in the presence of Mr. Dhiraj Singh Khamajeet, Chairman of the Mauritius Sports Council and Mr. Raj Gaya, President of the Mauritius Badminton Association. The workshop was attended by 25 participants.
The Themes and resource persons were:

GOOD NUTRITION by Mrs. K. Ragavoodoo, Principal Nutritionist, Ministry of Health & Quality of Life

SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY by Miss Emilie Carosin, Clinical Psychologist

A quiz was held with questions related to the topic presented by the resource persons and the winners are: Shaheer Ramrakha, Roshan Teeluck, Yoni J. D. Louison and Daven Pachee. They were offered polo shirts as gifts by the Mauritius Sports Council.