The Badminton Academy Youth Program - Winter 2020

Badminton Alberta offers a number of programming choices for WINTER 2020 in the Calgary area for youths 6-17 years of age that are interested in pursuing badminton under the umbrella of The Badminton Academy.

 

Group lessons are available at numerous locations throughout the City of Calgary on the following days: 

- Monday evenings (LOCATION: Cedarbrae School)

- Tuesday evenings (LOCATION: West Dalhousie School)

- Wednesday evenings (LOCATION: Hawkwood School)

- Friday evenings (LOCATION: Southland Leisure Centre)

- Saturday mornings (LOCATION: Mount Royal University & University of Calgary)

 

Calgary Youth Program (formerly City of Calgary Recreation programs)

As part of the Calgary Youth Program (operating in partnership with The City of Calgary Recreation department), Badminton Alberta's Badminton Academy provides a high quality instructional class for children and youths that are keen to learn the foundational skills of the sport.

 

Access to program information can be found at the following links:

 

Registration questions are handled through Badminton Alberta staff at the following number: 403.297-2722. When calling with a question related to registration, please quote the course number specific to the time and venue of the program you are interested in.

 

Registration for programs in the WINTER of 2020 will begin on November 20.

 

The Badminton Academy - Mount Royal University

The 9-week WINTER 2020 Mount Royal University program will commence January 18 and conclude on April 4 with an in-club tournament.

 

Classes for the WINTER 2020 schedule will occur on the following dates: 

- January 18 & 25

- February 1, 8, 22 & 29 (No class on February 15)

- March 7 & 14 (No class on March 21 & 28)

- April 4

 

For additional information, contact Badminton Alberta at 403.297-2722. Registration is handled directly through the Badminton Alberta office and its on-line registration portal.

 

*NEW* The Badminton Academy - University of Calgary

The 9-week WINTER 2020 University of Calgary program will commence January 4 and conclude on April 4.

 

Classes for the WINTER 2020 schedule will occur on the following dates:

- January 18 & 25

- February 1, 8, 22 & 29 (No class on February 15)

- March 7 & 14 (No class on March 21 & 28)

- April 4

 

For additional information, contact Badminton Alberta at 403.297-2722.

 

*IMPORTANT* Registration is handled 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 an on-court assessment, The Badminton Academy's coaches make recommendations for athletes to recieve additional weekly training. Athletes will be placed into one of three training groups based on the results of their assessment.

At least one elite training group will be formed on the following days:

- Saturdays at Mount Royal University

- Mondays at the University of Calgary

 

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.

 

For additional information and to register on-line, please visit the following on-line registration portal.