Badminton Junior Group Training Program.

Updated: July 28, 2022

All classes will be cancelled on August 5, 6 & 7 due to the Badmintology Tournament. 

Please check the revised schedule below.

Classes are available for members and non-members.

Please read the following carefully before registering.

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Coaches

Calvin Holoboff – Morgan Van Heukelom – Duncan Yao

Dress Code

Clean indoor non-marking court shoes. No outside shoes are allowed on court

Payment

  • Only online registration with a credit card (Visa or Mastercard) will be accepted (payments will be processed under the name of Victor Rackets Inc.).
  • Cost includes tax & nylon shuttles. Juniors will supply feather ones on their own except Group A & AA.

Refund Policy

  • No refund after group starts.
  • No rebate will be given for missed classes.
  • If class has not started and refund is requested, there are 2 options:
    1. Hold credit for a later session
    2. For non-members, a VRC administration fee $21.00 will be deducted from the refund.  Full refund for members.

SKILL LEVELS

All Junior Group Training sessions are divided by skill level.  Please contact Calvin Holoboff if you are unsure of your skill level to ensure that you register in the appropriate class.

Please note:

All groups are limited to 20 spots.  If a group is full, registration will not be clickable.

A waiting list is available for all groups, please register if you want to go on to the list.  You will be notified once space is available.

Beginner Level

This group session is designed for those who have had little to no previous experience with badminton and are looking for a basic introduction in the sport.
Current Session Date & Time No Class
Non-Members Rate Members Rate
July 2 – Aug 27, 2022 Saturday 11:30 – 12:30 pm Aug 6
July 16 – Sept 10, 2022 Saturday 3:30 – 4:30 pm Aug 6
Sept 3 – Oct 22, 2022 Saturday 11:30 – 12:30 pm $95.00 $75.00
Sept 17 – Nov 19, 2022 Saturday 3:30 – 4:30 pm Oct 29 & Nov 12
Skills Taught: Overhead clear, drop, smash, high and low singles serve, defence, 1/2 court singles, net shot and lift, basic singles strategy
Click here to register for Beginner Saturday 11:30 am
Click here to register for Beginner Saturday 3:30 pm
Click here to register for Waiting List for the period of Sept – Nov 2022

B Level

This group session is designed for players who have some experience in the sport and wish to build on top of their foundation and further their skills obtained from beginner lessons. Players will learn a total of 27 skills in the 2-3 years it typically takes to pass this level.
Current Session Date & Time No Class
Non-Members Rate Members Rate
Jul 2 – Aug 27, 2022 Saturday 12:30 – 2:00 pm Aug 6
July 2 – Aug 27, 2022 Saturday 4:30 – 6:00 pm Aug 6
Aug 22 – Oct 10, 2022 Monday 4:00 – 5:30 pm $120.00 $100.00
Sept 3 – Oct 22, 2022
Saturday 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Sept 3 – Oct 22, 2022 Saturday 4:30 – 6:00 pm
Skills Taught:  Improving on high singles serve, clear, drop, smash, net shot, backhand lift, forehand lift, footwork, skill development, games, conditioning, drills, singles strategy, full court singles
Click here to register for B Saturday 12:30 pm
Click here to register for B Monday 4:00 pm
Click here to register for B Saturday 4:30 pm
Click here to register for Waiting List for the period of Aug – Oct 2022

B & A/B Level

This group session is designed for players who wish to further develop their playing skills from beginner to intermediate and advance to an A/B level.
Current Sessions Date & Time No Class
Non-Members Rate Members Rate
Jun 24 – Aug 19, 2022 Friday 4:00 – 5:30pm Aug 5
Jun 26 – Aug 21, 2022 Sunday 8:30 – 10:00am Aug 7
Aug 26 – Oct 14, 2022 Friday 4:00 – 5:30pm $120.00 $100.00
Aug 28 – Oct 16, 2022 Sunday 8:30 – 10:00am
Skills Taught: Skill development, games, footwork, conditioning, speed drills, doubles serve, return of doubles serve, doubles strategy, doubles drills, continuation of skills learned in B level
Click here to register for B & A/B Friday session
Click here to register for B & A/B Sunday session
Click here to register for Waiting List for the period of Aug – Oct 2022

A/B Level

This group session is designed for experienced players who are familiar with the ins and outs of badminton. Students learn the 27 skills with movement and engage in tournament play. Most players enrolled in A/B are high school students playing at a higher level. It typically takes 2-3 years to pass all the skills.
Current Session Date & Time No Class
Non-Members Rate Members Rate
Jul 2 – Aug 27, 2022 Saturday 8:30 – 10:00am Aug 6
Sept 3 – Oct 22, 2022 Saturday 8:30 – 10:00am $120.00 $100.00
Skills Taught: Speed drills, skill development, games, footwork, conditioning, 2 corner and 4 corner skills, doubles play, strategy
Click here to register for Saturday A/B session
Click here to register for Waiting List for the period of Sept – Nov 2022

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A Level

This group session is designed for experienced players who are very familiar with the ins and outs of badminton. Players are at an advanced level and furthering their skills through strategic game play and advanced training.
Current Session Date & Time No Class
Non-Members Rate Members Rate
Jul 16 – Sept 10, 2022 Saturday 2:00 – 3:30pm Aug 6
Sept 17 – Nov 19, 2022 Saturday 2:00 – 3:30pm

Oct 29

Nov 12

$140.00 $120.00
Skills Taught: Slice, cuts, back hands, doubles, mixed doubles, advanced footwork.

Your registration doesn’t guarantee a spot in this group.

You must pass skills set in B and A/B, or be assessed to get into the group.

Click here to register for Saturday A session

Click here to register for Waiting List for the period of Sept – Nov 2022

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A & AA Level

This group session is designed for experienced players who are very familiar with the ins and outs of badminton. Players are at an advanced level and furthering their skills through strategic game play and advanced training. Students will develop on 54 skills in the 2-5 years it typically takes to pass this level. Many students in the past have won Provincial and National titles.
Current Session Date & Time No Class
Non-Members Rate Members Rate
July 2 – Aug 27 Saturday 10:00 – 11:30am Aug 6
Sept 3 – Oct 22,  2022 Saturday 10:00 – 11:30am $140.00 $120.00
Skills Taught: Advanced skills, speed drills, conditioning, random drills, Chinese speed drills, isolation, slice, cut, backhand drop, smash, strategy

Your registration doesn’t guarantee a spot in this group.

You must pass skills set in B and A/B, or be assessed to get into the group.

Click here to register for Saturday A & AA session

Click here to register for Waiting List for the period of Sept – Oct 2022