The Badminton Academy Youth Program - SUMMER 2021

Badminton Alberta has developed several new programming choices for SUMMER 2021 in the Calgary area for youths 6-17 years of age that are interested in pursuing badminton under the umbrella of The Badminton Academy.

 

Calgary Youth Program (formerly City of Calgary Recreation programs)

As part of the Calgary Youth Program, Badminton Alberta's - The 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:

  • YOUTH Lessons (12-17 years of age)

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 SUMMER of 2021 will begin on June 16.

*NEW* The Badminton Academy - Back to Training Program

The 4-week SUMMER 2021 Mount Royal University program will commence July 7 and conclude on July 28. We are pleased to offer youth players in junior or senior high school a 'Back to Training' badminton program at Mount Royal UNiversity. The Monday/Wednesday training program is being offered for those youth with some previous playing experience or who have participated in previous school team tryouts, with an interest in participating in junior level tournaments in the upcoming season. Those who wish to participate in level-based training under the direction of an National Coaching Certification Program coach (NCCP) this program is designed for you.

  • Location: Mount Royal University (Stanley Gymnasium), 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary
  • Times: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Cost: $185.95 (Includes GST)

Classes for the SUMMER 2021 schedule will occur in the Stanley Gymnasium from 6:30pm - 8:30pm on the following dates:

  • Mondays - July 12, 19, 26
  • Wednesdays - July 7, 14, 21, 28 

 

The Badminton Academy Summer Camp

The Badminton Academy Summer Camp is being held at Mount Royal University from August 16-20, 2021. The camp will feature instruction suitable for two distinct age groups:

  • Child - ages 9-11 years
  • Youth - ages 12-17 years

The Child camp includes exposure to basic grip, overhead/underhand strokes combined with various footwork patterns. Participants will develop and improve their fundamental movement skills through sport specific drills and exercises. Children will learn rules and etiquette of the sport as well as introductory applications, modified games may occur if aligned with current COVID-19 health restrictions.

  •  Location: Mount Royal University (Stanley Gymnasium), 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary
  • Times: 9:00am-11:00am
  • Cost: $200.00

The Youth camp will review technical skills with introduction into baseline drills. Integration of tactical intent while reviewing stroking skills. Introduction to modified match play. A focus on tactical scenario's through modified/full structure games may occur if aligned with current COVID-19 health restrictions.

  • Location: Mount Royal University (Stanley Gymnasium), 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary
  • Times: 11:30am-2:30pm
  • Cost: $315.00 (Includes GST)

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

To register on-line, please visit the following on-line registration portal.

 

 

REGISTER NOW!

 

Badminton Alberta is continuing with a new registration system. Please take a minute to create a new family account. After you have created your new account, simply log-in to complete the registration including payment. Following your registration, you have the ability to log-in to confirm your registration, check dates, add a new class, etc.

If you experience a problem during registration, please contact  

Margaret by email : members@badmintonalberta.ca