Get active at our friendly beginners sessions where you’ll play and learn with others of the same ability.

Our experienced coaching team will teach you the fundamentals of badminton in a relaxed and friendly environment.

  • Get active and de-stress, no gym required
  • Challenge yourself to develop a new skill
  • Sessions at venues across Edinburgh throughout the week, at times to suit you
beginner badminton classes


Simple and easy to learn, badminton is the UK’s most popular racket sport.

  • Great aerobic exercise to help you stay fit and healthy
  • Make new friends at our open and inclusive sessions
  • Test your reflexes, balance and hand-eye co-ordination


Tailored to your needs

You will work with one of our qualified coaches in a small group of players of a similar ability, and learn the essential skills to improve your play.

  • Fun and innovative exercises designed for complete beginners
  • Progress at your own pace
  • A fun mix of coaching and casual games
badminton coaching

You will learn


Learn how to move around a court and practise different shots


We’ll make sure you know the rules and lines for doubles & singles.


We’ll teach positioning so you know where to be on court


We have a flexible monthly membership with no minimum contract. You pause or cancel at any time.

  • Swap between different sessions
  • No fixed term contract
  • Discounted entry to leagues and tournaments
  • 20% Student Discount
1 Session per week



  • Great for starting out
2 Session per week



  • For anyone keen to progress
3+ Sessions per week



  • Less than £6 per session

Our pay per session options are currently paused due to coronavirus

We’re working adding more sessions to this list as we return from COVID-19 and will be hosting taster sessions for new players to attend.


St. Georges School 7:30 to 8:30pm

Games Only

Relaxed games session for beginner and intermediate adults.

This session currently has space

St. Georges reopens from the 29th May but new players are welcome to sign up


George Heriots 3 to 4.30pm

Coach Led

Coaching session for beginner adults for those new to the sport or with some experience.

This session only has a few spaces left


With COVID-19 we need to make sure we have availability before you can start.

Click the sign-up button to check availability.

As a member you can mix and match coaching sessions as you wish. You’re welcome to book into different sessions each week.

Due to COVID-19 we have paused our pay per session options.


You just need comfortable clothing and appropriate sports shoes. We provide all training shuttles.

With COVID-19 we can no longer lend out rackets but we can recommend where to buy your own.

The best thing to do is come to a session, see how you get on and we can advise you from there. We have groups for every level of player so we can make sure you don’t feel out of your depth.

If you have previous experience with racket sports or have played regularly with friends we might recommend our intermediate groups.

If you have any questions about ability please get in touch here.