Right handed players – practice the pattern RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT until it’s automatic! Hit the birdie when your right foot lands. Add on cross steps and a bounce-push off from your left foot only after you have the basic steps down.

Coach Chandra has some great videos that can help you with your footwork:

Coach Chandra is the head coach at Bay Badminton in Milpitas. He has been the champion for Men’s Doubles and Mixed Doubles at the US Nationals!