The Badminton Academy Youth Programs - FALL 2019
Badminton Alberta offers a number of 2019 FALL program choices in the Calgary area for youth aged 7-17 years of age interested in pursuing badminton.
Group lessons are available Monday through Friday evenings at numerous school gyms throughout the City of Calgary and Saturday mornings at the University of Calgary.
The Calgary Youth Program recieves financial support from Badminton Calgary and Yonex Canada Ltd.
Families in need of financial assistance may apply to the following agencies to ease the cost of their child's involvement in sport:
Badminton Alberta provides the instructional component for the Calgary Youth Program operating as The Badminton Academy. Access to program information can be accessed by following these links:
Registration is available on-line through the following link. Any questions can be addressed to Badminton Alberta staff by calling 403.297-2722 and quoting the course number specific to the time and venue of the program you are interested in. Registration for programs in the FALL 2019 will begin August 1.
The Badminton Academy - U of C
Badminton Alberta is excited to announce that they will also be offering badminton instruction for youth (6 to 17 yrs) through the Saturday morning lesson program at the Mount Royal University. The 8-week FALL 2019 program will commence September 7 and conclude on December 7. (There will be no classes on Sept 14, 21, Oct 12, 26, Nov 9). For additional information contact Badminton Alberta at 403.297-2722. Registration will commence on August 1st and is through the Campus Recreation office, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary at 403.220-7749 or on-line at www.ucalgaryrecreation.ca
The Badminton Academy - Elite Training
The Badminton Academy also provides identified junior aged athletes the opportunity to train full time throughout the fall/winter/spring sessions.
Through the use of a talent identification process, Calgary Youth program coaches make recommendations and present the opportunity for athletes to recieve additional weekly training.
Selected athletes must make the commitment to attend all training sessions and participate in selected junior tournaments. Fees will not be pro-rated for classes missed.
Badminton Alberta will hold try-outs on September 7th at Mount Royal University, Stanley Gymnasium from 8:30am-1pm. Athletes will be placed into training groups based on the on-court assessment. For additional information and to register on-line.
Elite” Badminton Academy” badminton program tryout information & pre-registration information: Open Thursday August 1st, 2019
two-day training program :
- Monday Evenings at University of Calgary Gold Gymnasium
- Saturday Afternoona at Mount Royal University Stanley Gynasium
- Eligible Ages 12-17 years
- Three Sessions- Fall, Winter, Spring (Each session has a separate program fee)
- Tryout Date- Saturday September 7th, 2019 Mount Royal University
- $20.00 Pre Registration Fee Required
Players may register for the Elite tryouts through the Active Network Registration portal.
We welcome you to the 2019/2020 season of all our “Badminton Academy” badminton programs.