The Badminton Academy Youth Program - Fall 2018

Badminton Alberta offers a number of programming choices for FALL 2018 in the Calgary area for youth aged 6-17 years of age interested in pursuing badminton under the umbrella of The Badminton Academy.

Group lessons are available Saturday mornings and Monday and Friday evenings at numerous locations throughout the City of Calgary. The Calgary Youth Program recieves financial support from Badminton Alberta and Yonex Canada Ltd.

Additional program information and instructions for on-line registration will be available Wednesday, August 1st.




The Badminton Academy provides the instructional component for the Calgary Youth Program operating in partnership with The City of Calgary Recreation department. Access to program information can be accessed by following these links:

Registrations are handled through 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 of 2018 will begin on August 1st for repeat families and August 6th for newcomers.


The Badminton Academy - Mount Royal University

Badminton Alberta also provides badminton instruction for youth (6 to 17 yrs) through the Saturday morning lesson program at Mount Royal University in Calgary. The 11-week FALL 2018 program will commence September 15th and conclude on December 1st with an in-club tournament. For additional information contact Badminton Alberta at 403.297-2722 or follow this link. Registration is handled directly through the Badminton Alberta office and its on-line registration portal. Registration will go live to the public on Monday, August 6th at 0900 hrs.


The Badminton Academy - University of Calgary

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 University of Calgary. The 10-week FALL program will commence September 29th and conclude on December 1st. There will be no classes on Oct 27th. For additional information contact Badminton Alberta at 403.297-2722. Registration will commence on August 15th and is through the Campus Recreation office, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary at 403.220-7749 or on-line at


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, The Badminton Academy's 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.

At least two training groups will be formed: Saturdays mornings at Mount Royal University & Monday evenings at the University of Calgary.

Badminton Alberta will hold try-outs on Saturday, September 8th at Mount Royal University from 8:30am-1:00pm. Athletes will be placed into one of two training groups based on the on-court assessment. For additional information and to register on-line. A fee of $20 will be charged for the tryouts.