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2017 BC Closed Senior Provincial Championship

This is to notify that the entry deadline for BC Closed Senior Provincial Championship is extended till tonight.

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High Performance & Intermediate Coach Position - Shuttlesport Badminton Academy

Shuttlesport Badminton Academy is looking for High Performance and Intermediate coaches for permanent full-time career opportunity.

View the full job position outline and application details here.  Apply to shuttlesport@shaw.ca.

2017 BC Closed Senior Provincial Championship

Badminton BC invites eligible players to compete in the 2017 BC Closed. The 2017 BC Closed Senior Provincial Championship will be hosted by Badminton BC and held at Drive Badminton Centre from December 16 - 17, 2017. This is a rescheduled date.

Organised by Badminton BC and Drive Badminton Centre | Supported by the Province of BC and viaSport.

Registration is available at : Online entry

Entry deadline is 11 December 2017.

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2017 BC Junior Circuit 4 - Fall Finale Tournament

Badminton BC invites all age eligible players to compete in the 4th tournament in the BC Junior Circuit Points Series for 2017-2018.  Organised by Badminton BC and Drive Badminton Centre | Supported by the Province of BC and viaSport

Registration is available at : Online entry

Entry deadline is 11 December 2017.

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Searching for Executive Director

Badminton BC is seeking an Executive Director to provide overall leadership and vision for the organization.  The candidate will have proven success as a team leader, experience working with not for profit sector and volunteer Boards and committees. Working knowledge of the sport funding process and ability to travel to meetings and events throughout Canada and work evenings and weekend.  Experience in badminton as a player, coach or official will be seen as an advantage.  For more information or to submit an application please contact EDSearch@badmintonbc.com.  The full position outline is here.

 

ENTRY DEADLINE EXTENDED - BC Junior B Circuit - 2017 Victoria Junior B

ENTRY DEADLINE EXTENDED - Registration for the first of 3 Vancouver Island Junior B tournaments has been extended to TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5th, 11:59pm.  The event will be held in Victoria and hosted by Vancouver Island Badminton Excellence.   The venues will be Brentwood Community Hall and Cordova Bay Community Hall on December 9, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. 

Contact: Mary-Jo Randall - Vancouver Island Badminton Excellence
Phone: 250-886-0363

For assistance with Badminton BC membership contact members@badmintonbc.com or 604.385.3595.
Email: VIBExcellence@gmail.com
Entry & Information: Online entry

2018 BC Sport Leadership Conference

SportLeadershipAre you a leader, administrator, director, CEO, manager, coach, PSO staff member or business professional looking to learn new leadership techniques to motivate and help to relate better with the people you meet everyday?

 

The fourth annual BC Sport Leadership Conference is an excellent opportunity for ANYONE to learn about leadership that you’ll be able to incorporate into you everyday life from athletes from all walks of life, as well as, network with likeminded people.

 

The conference is scheduled for January 14, 2018 at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel– 7551 Westminster Highway, Richmond, B.C.

 The conference counts for three NCCP certification points.  To learn more about the conference, visit http://bcsportconference.ca/   

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Badminton Canada and WestJet Partnership Announcement

Badminton Canada is pleased to announce a new partnership with WestJet Airlines!

On behalf of the Canadian Badminton Community, Badminton Canada has been able to secure discounted airfares for all National and International events occurring in Canada between January 1, 2018 and July 1st, 2018.

WestJet is offering participants at Badminton Canada events 10% off their economy fares and 15% off base fares!

For full details go to http://www.badminton.ca/news/116593/WestJet-Badminton-Canada-in-New-Partnership.

Badminton BC Mourns the Loss of Rolf Paterson

 PATERSON, Rolf H.R.B. 

October 29, 1941 – October 15, 2017

Badminton BC extends its sincere condelences to the Paterson family on learning of the passing of Rolf while in the comfort of his home and under the loving care of his family and professional caregivers. He passed away peacefully after a courageous 5 year battle with cancer.  

Remembered as a dynamic player, leader and fan of badminton over the decades. His volunteer leadership as the President of the Vancouver Racquets Club, Badminton BC and Badminton Canada was felt across BC and Canada by his very nature and steady presence of caring, competitiveness and cooperation. May his soul rest in peace.

Details of the Celebration of Rolf's Life can be viewed here

2018 BC Winter Games Trials - Zone 3,4,5

The 2018 Kamloops BC Games Trials for Zone 3, 4 and 5 will be held Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Shuttlesport.  All participants are encouraged to read carefully the tournament regulations to ensure team selection and competition format. 

The 2018 BC Winter Games will be held in Kamloops, BC from  February 22 to 25 and will bring over 2148 participants athletes to the Tournament Capital of Canada! 

 

Registration is available at: 2018 BC Winter Games Trials -  Zone 3,4,5

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