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  
00012139 Badminton - Beginner - Morning 9-11 yrs Jul 12-Jul 16 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $240.00 Register
00012140 Badminton - Beginner - Afternoon 7-9 yrs Jul 12-Jul 16 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:30PM-4:30PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $240.00 Waitlist
00012141 Badminton - Beginner - Afternoon 9-11 yrs Jul 19-Jul 23 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:30PM-4:30PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $240.00 Waitlist
00012142 Badminton - Beginner - Morning 7-9 yrs Jul 26-Jul 30 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $240.00 Waitlist
00012143 Badminton - Beginner - Morning 7-9 yrs Aug 3-Aug 6 Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $192.00 Register
00012144 Badminton - Beginner - Morning 7-9 yrs Aug 9-Aug 13 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00AM-12:00PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $240.00 Register
00012146 Badminton - Beginner - Afternoon 11-13 yrs Aug 9-Aug 13 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 1:30PM-4:30PM Student Recreation Centre - 6000 Student Union Bld $240.00 Register