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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.

BC Junior B Circuit - 2017 Victoria Junior B

 Registration is now open for the first of 3 Vancouver Island Junior B tournaments 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. The closing date is December 3rd.  This event will be the 2nd BC Junior B Circuit Series event of the 2017-2018 season.

Contact: Mary-Jo Randall - Vancouver Island Badminton Excellence
Phone: 250-886-0363
Email: VIBExcellence@gmail.com
Entry & Information: Online entry

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

2017 Kamloops Open and BC Jr B Circuit - North East 1

The Kamloops Open and the BC Junior B Circuit 1 - (Kamloops Junior) will be hosted by the Kamloops Badminton Association at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops from November 10-11, 2017.

 

Contacts:
Ashley Robertson:arobertson66@gmail.com (Junior event)
Murray Foubister: mfoubister@gmail.com (Open event) 

Registration is available at:2017 Kamloops Open and BC Junior B Circuit 1

BC Junior Circuit 3- 2017 VRC Remembrance Day Junior Open

The BC Junior Circuit 3 - 2017 Remembrance Day Junior Open will be hosted by and held at the Vancouver Racquets Club on November 10-12, 2017. This event will be the third BC Junior Circuit tournament of the 2017-2018 season.

Registration is available at:BC Junior Circuit 3- 2017 VRC Remembrance Day Junior Open

BC Junior Circuit 2 - 2017 Hollyburn Junior Open

The BC Junior Circuit 2 - 2017 Hollyburn Junior Open will be hosted by and held at the Hollyburn Country Club in West Vancouver on October 20-22, 2017.  This event will be the second BC Junior Circuit tournament of the 2017-2018 season.

Registration is available at: BC Junior Circuit 2 - 2017 Hollyburn Junior Open

2018 Yonex British Columbia Junior Elite Series to be hosted at the Vancouver Lawn Tennis & Badminton Club

Following a comprehensive and extended bid process, Badminton BC is pleased to announce that the Vancouver Lawn Tennis & Badminton Club has been named as the host for the 2018 Yonex British Columbia Junior Elite Series.

Congratulations to the Vancouver Lawn Tennis & Badminton Club in being named to host this prestigious Badminton Canada Junior Elite Series event to be held the weekend of February 16-18, 2018!

The best Under 15, Under 17, and Under 19 junior athletes from Western Canada and across the Nation will be in attendance vying for medals and ranking points for entry into the upcoming 2018 Yonex Junior & U23 National Championships to be held in Burlington, Ontario in May 2018.

2017 Yonex British Columbia Elite Series

Badminton Canada in conjunction with Badminton BC and the Vancouver Lawn Tennis & Badminton Club will be hosting the 2017 Yonex British Columbia Elite Series at the Vancouver Lawn Tennis & Badminton Club in Vancouver from November 3-5, 2017.

Registration is available at: 2017 Yonex British Columbia Elite Series

Badminton BC Announces New Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - September 28, 2017

BADMINTON BC ANNOUNCES 2107-2018 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

SURREY, BC -  Badminton BC concluded its Annual General meeting on September 27th by announcing its 2017-2018 Board of Directors.  The meeting was held at the Vancouver Lawn Tennis & Badminton Club in Vancouver.  New faces and returning directors were elected at Annual General Meeting continuiing the Goals of Growth for the Sport.

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