In the 7th of our 'Knowledge' pieces designed to give you the information you need to get up to speed on the world of Special Olympics GB and the vents that make up their National Summer Games.

Badminton is a sport that is enjoyed all around the world by millions of people of a wide range of ages. It is a sport that explores speed changes, reaction time demands, muscular strength and endurance challenges, and is heartpumping fun.

This newly identified Olympic Sport offers benefits to all who pick up a racket and a shuttle for a test outing on the court. That includes the 50 Special Olympics athletes who will be competing in the fantastic surroundings of the main sports hall at Bath University across a wide range of categories.

Who will come out on top? You'll have to go along, support the athletes and find out! Get more information about the work of Special Olympics GB at their website.