Badminton – Beginner

Instructors will focus on the basic techniques of underhand, forehand, and backhand, including serves, overhead clear and drop shots, net shots, and basic instruction in footwork. Beginner Badminton also focuses on developing balance and coordination appropriate for each individual’s age and skill level. Participants are introduced to the rules of game play along with the scoring format.

Required Equipment: Campers are required to bring their own badminton racket; no rackets will be supplied (birdies are supplied). 

Location Details: This camp meets upstairs in Gymnasium 1 and 2 of the UBC Student Recreation Centre.

Consent Form: UBC Camps Badminton Consent
A digital copy of the consent form is completed during online registration. In-person or over the phone registration requires a paper copy be submitted prior to the first day of camp.

Available Sessions

Code Course Age Date Course Day(s) Time Location Fee  
00044640 Beginner Badminton - Morning 8-10 yrs Jul 11-Jul 15 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00PM-4:00PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $240.00 Registration Opens Feb 1
00044641 Beginner Badminton - Afternoon 11-13 yrs Jul 11-Jul 15 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00PM-4:00PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $240.00 Registration Opens Feb 1
00044642 Beginner Badminton - Afternoon 11-13 yrs Jul 18-Jul 22 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00PM-4:00PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $240.00 Registration Opens Feb 1
00044643 Beginner Badminton - Afternoon 8-10 yrs Jul 25-Jul 29 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:00PM-4:00PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $240.00 Registration Opens Feb 1
00044644 Beginner Badminton - Morning 11-13 yrs Aug 2-Aug 5 Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $192.00 Registration Opens Feb 1
00044645 Beginner Badminton - Morning 11-13 yrs Aug 15-Aug 19 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $240.00 Registration Opens Feb 1