• H.A.E. Scheele H.A.E. Scheele

    28 February, 2018

    The March 1939 issue of the Badminton Gazette features Herbert A.E. Scheele, the new Honorary Secretary of the International Badminton Federation (IBF).

  • Commonwealth Games Introduces Badminton Commonwealth Games Introduces Badminton

    22 February, 2018

    England and Malaysia share the honours amongst eleven competing nations.

  • Mysteries of the Game - Part 3 Mysteries of the Game - Part 3

    22 January, 2018

    In this third part of his series on Mysteries of the Game, Herbert Scheele of World Badminton views the use of the word "service" to refer to the initial stroke of any rally.

  • Mysteries of the Game - Part 2 Mysteries of the Game - Part 2

    19 January, 2018

    Herbert Scheele, Editor of World Badminton, takes a look at the tournament name "All England" and explains why the world's oldest and most significant event is named as such.

  • Mysteries of the Game - Part 1 Mysteries of the Game - Part 1

    19 January, 2018

    World Badminton Editor, Herbert A.E. Scheele looks at some mysteries of Badminton, the first is the game's widely-used term, "Love-All".

  • The Institution of World Championships The Institution of World Championships

    23 February, 2017

    In the International Badminton Federation Handbook for the year 1970, Editor H.A.E. Scheele looks back at the various obstacles that had to be overcome for the successful institution and actual staging of the first World Badminton Championships.

  • Herbert Scheele - Secretary Extraordinary Herbert Scheele - Secretary Extraordinary

    25 November, 2016

    A write-up published in the August 1976 issue of World Badminton by Stuart Wyatt, the President of the IBF, on Herbert Scheele and the extraordinary secretary that he is.

  • Important Problem for next AGM Important Problem for next AGM

    18 August, 2016

    The Editor of World Badminton, H.A.E. Scheele, feels that the I.B.F. Annual Meeting in London in July will be remembered for a long time. With rising interest on who should rightfully represent China, the Federation will have to deal with a motion that is both significant and unprecedented.

  • China and the I.B.F. China and the I.B.F.

    18 August, 2016

    H.A.E. Scheele, Editor of World Badminton, discusses issues that led to China's entry into the game's world governing body, the International Badminton Federation (I.B.F.)

  • Badminton is Seemingly Not for the Olympics Badminton is Seemingly Not for the Olympics

    05 August, 2016

    H.A.E. Scheele, Editor of "World Badminton" offers his point of view on the International Badminton Federation's (I.B.F.) long-standing application for Badminton to be officially included into the Olympic Games programme.