Sessions restarting from 26th April

JUNIOR BADMINTON COACHING

LEARN AND PLAY

Your child can learn a new skill, get active and have fun at Edinburgh Badminton Academy.

Your child will receive high quality, professional coaching tailored to their own development.

  • Develop badminton skills with our experienced coaches
  • Small class sizes for individual feedback
  • Flexible sessions at venues across Edinburgh, at times to suit you
junior badminton coaching

WHY BADMINTON?

We teach players to love sport, stay active and become badminton stars. Simple and easy to learn, badminton is the UK’s most popular racket sport.

  • Enable your child to develop a talent
  • Give your child confidence in their badminton ability
  • Progress through our pathway to the very top

FLEXIBLE SESSIONS

Tailored to your child’s needs

Your child 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 their badminton.

  • Groups of four children work with one of our qualified coaches
  • We give every child individual attention and feedback
  • Our sessions are longer to give more time to learn and play

PLAYERS WILL LEARN

arrows-alt MOVEMENT SKILLS

We teach players how to move around the court efficiently.

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Learn and perfect overhead and underarm shots.

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Work with partners effectively to be in the right place at the right time.

SESSION COSTS

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
  • 10% off YC Sports
1 Session per week

£38

/month
  • Great for starting out
2 Sessions per week

£60

/month
  • For anyone keen to progress
3+ Sessions per week

£75

/month
  • Only £6.25 per session

We have discounted rates for players who struggle to meet the costs of training. Get in touch with us here to find out more.

Confused about which sessions are suitable for your child?

We don’t blame you! It can be tricky to navigate sports clubs so please just get in touch with us and we can advise what the best options are.

monday

St. Georges School 6 to 7.30pm

Junior Coaching

Ages 7 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

Advanced

This is a junior coaching sessions with groups for all ages and abilities.

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

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

St. Georges School 8:30 to 10pm

Performance

Ages 15+

Performance

Coaching session for experienced older junior players and adults. To read more about EBA Performance click below.

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

tuesday

Liberton High School 6 to 7:30pm

Performance

10+

Performance

Coaching session for players who are part of our Performance Programme To read more about EBA Performance click below.

Liberton High School 7:30 to 9pm

Performance

U15, U17 & U19

Performance

Training session for older players who are part of our performance programme. To read more about EBA Performance click below.

wednesday

St. Georges School 6 to 7:30pm

Junior Coaching

Ages 7 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

Advanced

This is a junior coaching session with groups for players of all abilities.

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

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

Gracemount High School 6 to 7.30pm

Junior Coaching

Ages 7 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

This is a junior coaching session with groups for players of all abilities.

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

Gracemount High School 7:30 to 9pm

Junior Coaching

15+

Advanced

This is a junior and adult coaching session with groups for older, more experienced juniors.

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

thursday

Firrhill High School 6 to 7.30pm

Junior Coaching

Ages 7 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

Advanced

This is a junior coaching session with groups for players of all abilities.

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

Firrhill High School 7:30 to 9pm

Performance

13+

Performance

This is a performance coaching session for older players who are part of our performance programme. To read more about EBA Performance click below.

friday

George Heriots 6 to 7.30pm

Junior Coaching

Ages 7 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

Advanced

Junior coaching session with groups suitable for all ages and abilities.

This session only has a few spaces left!

George Heriots 7.30 to 9pm

Junior Coaching

15+

Advanced

Junior and adults coaching session with groups suitable for older, more experienced juniors.

This session only has a few spaces left!

saturday

Mary Erskine's School 10.30 to 12pm

Junior Coaching

Ages 7 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

Advanced

Junior coaching session with groups suitable for all ages and abilites.

This session only has a few spaces left!

Mary Erskine's School 9 to 10:30am

Performance

Ages 3 to 17

Performance

Junior coaching session with groups suitable for all ages and abilites. To read more about EBA Performance click below.

sunday

George Heriots 3 to 4.30pm

Junior Coaching

15+

Beginner

Intermediate

Advanced

Junior and adult coaching session suitable for older, more experienced juniors.

This session only has a few spaces left!

George Heriots 4.30 to 6pm

Junior Coaching

Ages 3 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

Tiny Rackets

Junior coaching session suitable for all ages and abilities.

This session is currently unavailable

Crags Centre 6 to 7.30pm

Performance

12+

Performance

Performance coaching session for players competing at the highest level. To read more about EBA Performance click below.

Crags Centre 7.30 to 9pm

Performance

15+

Performance

Performance coaching session for players competing at the highest level. To read more about EBA Performance click below.

OUR COACHES

QUALIFIED

Our coaches are fully qualified and insured through Badminton Scotland, and are DBS checked by Disclosure Scotland.

EXPERIENCED

Our coaches are all experienced badminton players who go through extensive training and mentoring.

group FRIENDLY

Our coaches will welcome your child, help them get involved and make them feel like one of the team.

MEMBERSHIP

We are accepting new members although there might be a waiting list while we accommodate existing players.

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

SESSIONS

They just need comfortable clothing, water bottle 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.

Almost any level or age of player fits into our sessions. At each class we split into groups where players of a similar age and level practise and play together.

Older junior players (14+) are also welcome to look at our sessions for older players. Players under the age of 8 should look at our Tiny Rackets sessions here.