Sunday session are opened from 5th September 2010 - We are pleased to announce our new Sunday session at Little Venice Leisure Centre which is open to all levels of playing standard.
Our initiative to improve your game
Players will be graded according to ability as following categories:
Yellow = C- (New to badminton games or not very good in technique and footwork)
Green = C+ (Knew the basic rules and able to demonstrate basic badminton technique and footwork)
Red = B- (Good control on badminton, only 20% mistake during 21 game point)
Blue = B (Able to demonstrate combination of power, control, and technique)
Purple = B+ (Level for people who are qualify for league match)
Black = A (National Standard Players)
Due to the suggestion from some players, from 22 September 2013 onwards, we are doing a trial run to the level of plays as follows:
Courts 1 and 2 (Advanced and Intermediate players, ie B, B+ and A Players)
Court 3 (Mixed of all levels)
Court 4 (Level B-, and C's)
How much does it cost?
8 pounds for men
7 pounds for ladies
Penalty charges for breaking the following rules:
1) Did not RVSP - £ 4.00 + session fees
2) Cancel last minutes (after 4pm on Saturday) - £ 4.00
(Reasons like working late, ill last minute, pulled a muscle, last minute meeting, forgot to feed the cat, etc will not be acceptable, we heard it all before.)
The penalty still applies whether or not the spaces vacated were taken by other members
3) No show - £ 8.00 (men) and £ 7.00 (ladies)
When do you play?
4 Courts from 2 to 5 pm on Sundays.
What shuttles do you play with?
Feather shuttlecocks will be supplied.
What about racket?
You can purchase excellent Finnex racquets from Andy. Test racquets are available.
What about insurance?
We are private individuals getting together to play for fun, therefore we accept no liability for any loss or injury, however sustained, while taking part in club activities. If you want to cover yourself against injury to yourself or others, please make sure you have the appropriate insurance.
In the interest of health and safety, proper wear is a must in this club which means no casual wear and no barefoot on the court.
RSVP "Yes" to book a spot!
If your plans changed and you can no longer attend the session you have booked please show some consideration and change your RSVP from 'Yes' to 'No' at the earliest opportunity. For those who RSPV'd but didn't show up at the event, please see above for penalty charges.