Badminton

 

2020 BADMINTON INFORMATION 

 

Social Badminton Information

Beginning Term 2, Wednesday 28th May. Students are welcome to play games each week on a Wednesday in the Old Gym from 3.30-4.30pm. Badminton rackets and shuttles will be available for students to use. There will be full supervision, no charge and it is a great opportunity for students to gain schoolwide participation points.

 

Junior Competitive Badminton Information

At this stage the Junior Western BOP Tournament has been cancelled.
If TGC are notified of an alternate tournament the website will be updated.

Students aiming to be selected into a team to represent the school should look to attend sessions that are on offer.


TRAININGS: Weekly Wednesday open court/game practice from 3.30-4.30pm beginning Wednesday 28th May, and Tuesday and Thursday lunchtime sessions in the Sports Hall beginning Tuesday 26th May. Keep an eye on this website for updates - Avenues Badminton Club for further coaching opportunities.


EQUIPMENT: The school does have loan badminton rackets, however if a student is wanting to pursue badminton seriously then purchasing a racket is recommended. Shuttles will be provided by the school.


TRIAL PROCESS: Date to be advised. Sport Bay of Plenty will be involved in the trial and selection process.

 

Tournament 1: Junior Western Bay of Plenty (WBOP) CANCELLED
Tournament 2: BOPSS Junior Badminton Finals
Tournament Date: Wednesday 5th August, T3
Time: 9am-3.30pm
Venue: QEYC
Cost $20pp

 

Senior Competitive Badminton Information
Students aiming to be selected into a team to represent the school should look to attend sessions that are on offer.


TRAININGS: Weekly Wednesday open court/game practice from 3.30-4.30pm beginning Wednesday 28th May and Tuesday and Thursday lunchtime sessions in the Sports Hall beginning Tuesday 26th May. Keep an eye on this website for updates - Avenues Badminton Club for further coaching opportunities.


EQUIPMENT: The school does have loan badminton rackets, however if a student is wanting to pursue badminton seriously then purchasing a racket is recommended. Shuttles will be provided by the school.


TRIAL PROCESS: Date to be advised (likely to be week 8). Sport Bay of Plenty will be involved in the trial and selection process.


TEAM TRAINING: Students selected into a competitive team will be expected to commit to all lunchtime sessions during weeks 9-11 to prepare for the WBOP Tournament. Students not selected may continue to participate in the open court/games on Wednesday’s.

 

Tournament 1: Senior Western Bay of Plenty (WBOP)
Tournament Date: Friday 26th June, T2
Time: 9am-3pm
Venue: QEYC
Cost: $20pp

Teams that qualify from the WBOP to the BOPSS Junior Badminton Finals will continue weekly training until Wednesday 26th August.

 

Tournament 2: BOPSS Senior Badminton Finals
Tournament Date: Wednesday 26th August, T3
Time: 9am-3.30pm
Venue: QEYC
Cost $20pp

 

Teacher in Charge: Tamara Patete ([email protected])

 

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