Welcome

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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.

Respect In Sport

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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:

https://sasksrc.respectgroupinc.com/

All coaches must complete this course by Jan 15, 2014 to remain in good standing with the SBA.

Call for application: 2023 Saskatchewan Winter Games South East District Coach

The SBA is currently seeking for an individual to fill the role of the South East District coach at the 2023 Saskatchewan Winter Games taking place on Feb 19 – 22, 2023 in Regina.

For more information, visit the following site: https://saskbadminton.ca/events/2023-saskatchewan-winter-games/https://saskbadminton.ca/events/2023-saskatchewan-winter-games/

Coaching¬†Clinic – Competition Introduction Regional (New Dates, New Location)

Dates: Saturday, April 2 – Sunday, April 3, 2022
Eligibility: 16 yrs and over
Location: Regina Saskatoon (NOTE revised location)
Registration deadline:  March 25, 2022

Content:
Module 1 (Planning a practice)
Module 2 (Teaching/learning)
Module 3 (Technical/Tactical Basics)

Times:
Saturday 10 am -1 pm (Module 1)
Saturday 2 pm- 4 pm (Module 2)
Sunday 11 am -4 pm (Module 3)

Cost:
Module 1:  $63.00 (includes course manuals)
Module 2:  $63.00 (includes course manuals)
Module 3:  $275.00
Complete Delivery:  $360.00 (includes all model deliveries, manuals, and 1 evaluation)

Minimum number of registrants required for the course to proceed:  6

As per SBA’s COVID-19 guidelines, all participants must be fully vaccinated and must provide proof of vaccination.

Learning Facilitator:  Frank Gaudet

To register, please contact the SBA office at saskbadminton@sasktel.net