Group Lessons

Pre-Shuttle 1 (Age 5-8):

 The Pre-Shuttle 1 Junior Program teaches basic badminton forms and techniques needed. Pre-Shuttle 1 will be learning the Forehand grip, Shuttle Bounce, Half-court scoring, basic movements (shuffle,glide,chase step, and lunge, etc.), underhand swings and the 5 step overhead cycle.

Shuttle 1 (Age 8-13):

 The Shuttle 1 Junior Development Program is a fun way to develop proper technique and learn the game of badminton.   It meets the needs of both the beginner and competitive player.   Classes are assessed and grouped according to ability.   Children sign up according to age and move through the levels with improvement.    Each practice consists of instruction followed by various game formats. Shuttle 1 Juniors will learn how to properly warm up, basic rules of badminton, basic movements & technique (footwork, forehand clear, forehand drive, high single serve).

Shuttle 2 (Age 13-18):

The Shuttle 2 program offers intermediate skills & tactics development as well as a competitive ladder (tbc) & preparation for competitions.   Participants are encouraged to attend both days in order to maximize their development.

Shuttle 3 (Age 15-18):

 

The Shuttle 3 Program offered on Saturdays will cover advanced skills & tactics, game analysis, and a competitive ladder (tbc) in preparation for competitions.

Shuttle 1C (Age 8-12):

 

The Academy runs a level 2 ‘Competitive’ program. Admittance to this program is by invitation only. The ‘1C’ program has been carefully planned out to include all the various aspects of training required to become a successful badminton player. A level of commitment is required on behalf of the athlete. The ‘1C’ program offers advanced skills & tactics, game analysis, fitness assessment, & monitored programming, and competition planning/coaching at tournaments.

Shuttle 2C (Age 12-16)

 

The Academy runs a level 2 ‘Competitive’ program.   Admittance to this program is by invitation only.   The ‘2C’ program has been carefully planned out to include all the various aspects of training required to become a successful badminton player.   A level of commitment is required on behalf of the athlete.   The ‘2C’ program offers advanced skills & tactics, game analysis, competitive ladder (tbc), fitness assessment & monitored programming, and competition planning/coaching at tournaments.

 

Shuttle 3C (Age 16-19)

 

The Academy runs a level 3 ‘Competitive’ program.   Admittance to this program is by invitation only.   The ‘3C’ program has been carefully planned out to include all the various aspects of training required to become a successful badminton player.   The ‘3C’ program will be run under the direction of Performance Director Al Mawani and assisted by senior coaches & BC Team players.   A level of commitment is required on behalf of the athlete.   The ‘3C’ Performance Program offers advanced skills & tactics, video & game analysis, competitive ladder (tbc) fitness assessment & monitored programming, and competition planning & coaching at tournaments.

 

Shuttle Adult:
This program varies and is needed to be asked for more detail on dates.

Shuttlesport Jr. Elite Team:
Please contact Shuttlesport for information on this program.   ***See Jr. Elite Team Page***

Shuttlesport Elite Team:
Please contact Shuttlesport for information on this program.   ***See Elite Team Page***

 

For further information on the programs please contact Al at:
Office phone (604)552-2473 or e-mail: office@shuttlesport.com