Adult Beginners / Improvers Badminton Courses

As part of its commitment to increase adult participation Badminton Wales is now offering 2 courses for those new to badminton and those wishing to improve and hone their existing skills.

Both courses last 6 weeks, are limited to 16 candidates and are delivered by an accredited UKCC Level 2 Coach.

All candidates must be at least 18 years of age, have their own badminton racquet and footwear suitable for use on a badminton court.

Beginners Course

Next Course(s)?

TBC

Where? - Jubilee Hall, Sport Wales National Centre, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, CF11 9SW

Pre-requisites? – Candidates should possess a basic knowledge of badminton and be able to hold a simple rally.

Course content? – The course will cover:

  • Grips
  • Introduction to court movement
  • The Stroke Cycle (Start, Prepare, Hit, Recover)
  • Serving
  • The basic Overhead and Underarm strokes
  • Basic tactics and Doubles formations
  • Lines, rules and scoring

Cost? - £40

Improvers Course

Next Course(s)?

TBC

Where? - Jubilee Hall, Sport Wales National Centre, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, CF11 9SW

Pre-requisites? - Candidates must have either attended the Beginners course or already possess the basic skills taught on the Beginners course.

Course content? – The course will cover:

  • A recap of the skills taught on the Beginners Course
  • More advanced court movement
  • More advanced strokes and grips
  • Doubles formations
  • Singles tactics
  • Attacking play
  • Defensive play


Cost? - £40

If you would like attend either of these courses please complete the Application Form and send it together with a cheque for £40 made payable to ‘WBU Ltd’ to Rob Short at:

Badminton Wales
Sport Wales National Centre
Sophia Gardens
Cardiff
CF11 9SW