Welcome to the Saskatchewan Badminton Association (SBA) web site.
The SBA is a non-profit provincial sport-governing organization, dedicated to the development of badminton in Saskatchewan.
Through various programs including tournaments series, clinics and camps, support to training centres and more, the SBA supports athletes of all ages as well as coaches and officials.
Did You Know?
The flight of the shuttlecock, a missile of cork and goose feather has been recorded at speeds in excess 260 kilometres per hour. Speed, agility and lightning-fast reflexes are essential to the game. Add stamina too – players have been known to cover more than six kilometres in a single match.
SaskSport has recently introduced a program called Respect In Sport. ALL COACHES in Saskatchewan must complete the certification in Respect In Sport to remain in good standing with the SBA.
Respect In Sport is an online course that can be completed by registering at the following site and completing the online material:
All coaches must complete this course by Jan 15, 2014 to remain in good standing with the SBA.
The Foam Lake Jr tournament originally scheduled to take place on March 24 – 25 has now been moved to take place on March 23 – 25 in Regina at CrossCourt Badminton Club. Check the events page for details.
The Shuttlesport Badminton Academy is looking for coaches. For more information please click on the link below:
High Performance Coach Position
The SBA is having a Christmas Camp in Regina on December 28 – 30. The cost is $150 for the 3-day camp. For more information please contact the SBA office (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The coach for the camp will be Darryl Yung, ex Canadian Olympian from Vancouver.
Registration must be in the SBA office by December 15.
The Prince Albert Jr Tournament has been suspended due to a power outage. Please return to the venue by Saturday 1:30 pm and play will resume when possible.