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

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We teach players how to move around the court efficiently.

image/svg+xmlRACKET SKILLS

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

£68

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

£90

/month
  • Only £7.50 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.

For more than 3 sessions per week get in touch.

Monday 6:30 to 8pm
Mary Erskine's School

Junior Coaching

Ages 6 to 14

Beginner

Intermediate

Tiny Rackets

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

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

Monday 6 to 7.30pm
St. Georges School

Junior Coaching

Ages 8 to 15

Advanced

Tiny Rackets

Coaching session for players who are part of our Performance Programme

This session is currently full but join the waiting list and we'll find you a space as soon as possible. Waiting lists are 1-4 weeks on average.

This session is paused for July & August

Monday 7:30 to 9:30pm
St. Georges School

Performance

Ages 11 to 17

Performance

Training session for top county and national players who are part of our performance programme. To read more about EBA Performance and apply click here.

This session is paused for July & August

Tuesday 6 to 7:30pm
George Watsons

Junior Coaching

Ages 5 to 13

Beginner

Intermediate

Tiny Rackets

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

This session is currently full but join the waiting list and we'll find you a space as soon as possible. Waiting lists are 1-4 weeks on average.

This session is paused for July & August

Tuesday 6 to 7:30pm
Liberton High School

Performance

Ages 9 to 16

Performance

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

This session is paused for July & August

Tuesday 7:30 to 9:30pm
Liberton High School

Performance

Ages 11 to 17

Performance

Training session for top county and national players who are part of our performance programme. To read more about EBA Performance and apply click here.

This session is paused for July & August

Tuesday 6 to 7.30pm
Craigroyston High School

Junior Coaching

Ages 5 to 13

Beginner

Intermediate

Tiny Rackets

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

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

This session is paused for July & August

Tuesday 7:30 to 9pm
Craigroyston High School

Junior Coaching

Ages 11 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

This is a junior coaching session that's ideal for older players to train and play with others of their own age.

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

This session is paused for July & August

Wednesday 6 to 7:30pm
St. Georges School

Junior Coaching

Ages 6 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

Tiny Rackets

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

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

This session is paused for July & August

Wednesday 6 to 7.30pm
Gracemount High School

Junior Coaching

Ages 5 to 15

Beginner

Intermediate

Tiny Rackets

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

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

This session is paused for July & August

Wednesday 7:30 to 9pm
Gracemount High School

Junior Coaching

Ages 12 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

This is a junior coaching session for older players.

This session is currently full but join the waiting list and we'll find you a space as soon as possible. Waiting lists are 1-4 weeks on average.

This session is paused for July & August

Thursday 6 to 7.30pm
Firrhill High School

Junior Coaching

Ages 6 to 15

Beginner

Intermediate

Tiny Rackets

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

This session is currently full but join the waiting list and we'll find you a space as soon as possible. Waiting lists are 1-4 weeks on average.

This session is paused for July & August

Thursday 7:30 to 9pm
Firrhill High School

Performance

Ages 9 to 17

Performance

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

This session is paused for July & August

Thursday 6:30 to 8pm
Mary Erskine's School

Junior Coaching

Ages 5 to 14

Beginner

Intermediate

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

This session is currently full but join the waiting list and we'll find you a space as soon as possible. Waiting lists are 1-4 weeks on average.

Friday 6 to 7.30pm
George Heriots

Junior Coaching

Ages 6 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

Tiny Rackets

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

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

This session is paused for July & August

Friday 7.30 to 9pm
George Heriots

Performance

Ages 10 to 17

Performance

Training session for top county and national players who are part of our performance programme. To read more about EBA Performance and apply click here.

This session is paused for July & August

Friday 6:30 to 8pm
Mary Erskine's School

Junior Coaching

Ages 8 to 16

Beginner

Intermediate

Tiny Rackets

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

This session is currently full but join the waiting list and we'll find you a space as soon as possible. Waiting lists are 1-4 weeks on average.

Saturday 9 to 10:30am
Mary Erskine's School

Junior Coaching

Ages 6 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

Tiny Rackets

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

This session is currently full but join the waiting list and we'll find you a space as soon as possible. Waiting lists are 1-4 weeks on average.

This session is paused for July & August

Saturday 10.30 to 12pm
Mary Erskine's School

Junior Coaching

Ages 8 to 17

Beginner

Intermediate

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

This session is currently full but join the waiting list and we'll find you a space as soon as possible. Waiting lists are 1-4 weeks on average.

This session is paused for July & August

Sunday 9 to 10:30am
George Heriots

Junior Coaching

Ages 5 to 14

Beginner

Intermediate

Junior coaching session suitable for younger beginner & intermediate players

This session is currently full but join the waiting list and we'll find you a space as soon as possible. Waiting lists are 1-4 weeks on average.

This session is paused for July & August

Sunday 12 to 1:30pm
George Heriots

Performance

Ages 10 to 16

Performance

This is a junior coaching session for older players. To read more about EBA Performance and apply click here.

This session is paused for July & August

Sunday 3 to 4.30pm
George Heriots

Junior Coaching

Ages 9 to 17

Intermediate

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

This session is currently full but join the waiting list and we'll find you a space as soon as possible. Waiting lists are 1-4 weeks on average.

This session is paused for July & August

Sunday 4.30 to 6pm
George Heriots

Junior Coaching

Ages 4 to 13

Beginner

Intermediate

Tiny Rackets

Junior coaching session suitable for all ages and abilities.

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

This session is paused for July & August

Sunday 6 to 7.30pm
Crags Centre

Performance

Ages 12 to 17

Performance

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

Sunday 7.30 to 10pm
Crags Centre

Performance

Ages 11 to 17

Performance

Training session for top county and national players who are part of our performance programme. To read more about EBA Performance and apply click here.

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. We are extremely busy currently however so if you know which session you’d like to join you can sign-up immediately 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 waiting lists at sessions

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 for sessions that have young age limits.