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ISO - Yes I so love badminton!

We started as a league club and will be further building ISO as a stronger league club which play in both East & West London, and recruit players for Middlesex/Hammersmith leagues all year round. We aim to create a Happy ISO and encourage players to practise more together and make the games more enjoyable. If you are a guest, you are much welcome to join socially for either some competitive or fun games at different sessions, if do not want to play league matches. Please read the fee charges at the session description.

Online shop: for excellent badminton products with good price, please visit: http://ebadders.com/shop/ (http://ebadders.com/shop/chaopai/)

Respect.Fun.Improvement - Let the game begin!

ISO Sessions and Requirements (2.50-2.75 hours long session; Membership/Guests system in place):

Monday 7.20-10pm: at East London, Mile End Sports Centre near Mile End Station

2 courts for Intermediate & Above Players - open session on meetup

Tuesday 7.20-10pm: at East London, Mile End Sports Centre near Mile End Station

2 courts for Higher Team Players & Guests - closed invite only

Wednesday 7.00-9.45pm: at West London, KAA near Latimer Road - re-open post Grenfell Fire

4 courts for High Intermediate & Above Players - open session on meetup (re-open from September 2018)

Thursday 7.00-9.45pm: at West London, St Charles near Ladbroke Grove

4 courts for 1st two team players & advanced guests - closed invite only, organised by 1st team players

Friday 7.00-9.45pm - at East London, Raine's Foundation School near Bethnal Green

4 courts for High Intermediate&Above Players - open session on meetup (also team practice/recruitment)

Saturday 2.00-4.45pm: at West London, St Charles/KAA near Ladbroke Grove/Latimer Road

4 courts for Intermediate players, with 1 court for coaching for all level inc. juniors - open session

(this session will be moved back to KAA in October 2018, then use St Charles for matches)

Sunday 2.00-4.45pm: at West London, St Charles/KAA near Ladbroke Grove/Latimer Road

4 courts for Higher Intermediate & Above players - open session

(this session will be moved back to KAA in October 2018, then use St Charles for matches)

ISO Tournaments: twice a year - mid-May and mid-Sept

League Teams: we play both high/low divisions as have different teams depends on levels (good intermediate to advanced players). If you are interested, please email/text to sophy.yu@hotmail.com / +44 791 260 2688 or talk to one of our hosts.

Advanced Players: You want to try out and couldn't get a spot, please contact Sophy.

Ladies Players: We have set up ladies / mixed doubles practice on all sessions.

Low Level Players: We understand that all players start from beginners so we have tried our best and hope we can help with committed lower level players to progress. we have looked for the resources and now have a training session for all level inc. juniors on every Saturday, which is suitable for regular training.

Juniors: From 15 August 2014, we started to have a Junior coaching & games session. Will be helpful if you can forward this news to the Juniors/parents that you know.

Chaopai/iBadds Feather Shuttles Distributing: For good quality shuttles with good price, please see our shop: http://ebadders.com/shop (http://ebadders.com/iso/shop/chaopai-shuttlecocks/)

We hope you enjoy the games and time with ISO. Please always treat it as your home club and any suggestions are welcome, as we definitely listen to the voice from our players.

Thank you for all of your support!

Upcoming events (5+)

ISO Wedn at KAA - For High Intermediate & Above (also team recruitment)

Kensington Aldridge Academy

Something worth reading: - We recruit league players all year round, please talk to Sophy if you need more details. Wednesday may be used for both social games and team practise. - We aim to create a happy ISO - any unfriendly approach will be banned from this group. Direction: only 1-2 minutes walk from Latimer Road Station; only entrance next to Station is open, so everyone has to come through Latimer Road station - Turn left from station then SHARP left again through Station Walk and walk closer to the wall with a small door, press the buzzer, then tell Grenfell Tower Security that you come for badminton. (Off street parking is free after 6.30pm) The courts are booked at[masked]pm and you can go in at 7pm. KAA is finally back after Grenfell fire! Same as before, we open this session on meetup, and require at least High Intermediate players. Intermediate and lower, please consider Monday or Saturday instead. ------ Fee charges: NB: All ISO sessions need to be prepaid one day before. No show/cancel less than 24 hours will be strictly charged at full price. No excuse accepted so please do NOT email/message organisers if pull out last minute. Guests: Pay as you go is back to £10 each on Wednesday session, required to be paid before coming to session, if possible. Prepayment member: You can join as a prepayment member - £9 if prepay 5 or 10 sessions i.e. £45 or £90, or £8.50 each if prepay 20 sessions i.e. £170 - only deduct when you come and you can track the balance from eBadders.com once we open an account for you. (Annual member system only used for league practise session) Good quality feather shuttlecocks will be provided by the club. If you need any excellent badminton shuttlecocks/other products with good price, please visit website: http://ebadders.com/shop/ ------ You can pay by pingit/paym to Sophy's mobile[masked], by cash, or bank transfer to 'ISO Badminton' Account as below: * Bank: HSBC * Sort Code[masked] * Account number:[masked] * Reference: full name for you or who you are paying for ------- Be aware: - RSPV open time: currently open anytime. - Waitlist: Please ONLY put on waitlist if you are definitely coming. First player on waitlist will be put on coming list automatically once a spot opens. If you have made other plans, please take yourself off coming/waitlist ASAP, or at least 24 hours. - Courts: 4 courts with water fountain in the hall. - Computer Peg System: Games are organised by computer peg system. Please open an account if you want to see your rankings and games played. It will be mandatory for ISO league players. Please visit/open account through website: http://ebadders.com/) - ISO Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/808969352479450/ - Disclaimer: Please do not leave your stuff behind. We accept no responsibility for personal injury, stolen or damaged property or any other damage occurred in our club sessions.

Thursday - Super ISO Badminton - for High Division Team Players - Info only

Provided to invited members only

Something worth reading: - We start to recruit Advanced Men & Women players to our high division teams and practise at our Thursday session which is near Ladbroke Grove Station. Please email Sophy at [masked] or whatsapp[masked] if you are high level players and need more details. - We aim to create a happy ISO - any unfriendly approach will be banned from this group. Level requirements: - Men's doubles: Middlesex division 1, 2 & higher end of division 3 standard; - Ladies' doubles: Middlesex division 1 & higher end of division 2 standard ------ Fee Charges: --- 1) Guest (only for try out, team players have to be club members) * Pay as you go at £10, prepay before coming to the session; * Cancel less than 24 hours/no show will be charged at full price. No excuses will be accepted; * Coming without notice will be charged at double price, or stop from playing. --- 2) Prepayment Member: * Players with irregular work/study/other patterns, can prepay 10 sessions at £9 each expire in 6 months; * Only deduct when you come, but no guaranteed spots; * Prepayment is applied to all ISO sessions and you can track the account via ebadders.com - please ask Sophy to open an account for you. --- 3) Full Member or Pay in Instalment: * Pay upfront £275/year, from 1 Aug to 31 July, 10 months due to May/June exam & Xmas closure, total 42 sessions i.e. £6.54 per session; * Fees will be prorated if join mid-year; * Play Thursday unlimited - guaranteed spots, but money will be wasted if not come enough; * You may pay in instalment - three payment of £95 to help you with finance, payable by 1 Aug, 1 Nov, 1 Feb. * Refundable under exceptional circumstances (injuries, move of venue), taken into account some reasonable charges. --- You can pay by pingit/paym to Sophy's mobile[masked], by cash, or bank transfer to 'ISO Badminton' Account as below: * Bank: HSBC * Sort Code[masked] * Account number:[masked] * Reference: full name for you or who you are paying for ------ Notes: * Once we have enough Full Members, the spots for Guests will be limited. * The annual membership is applied to either Thursday or Friday, not both, If you want to play both Thursday & Friday, or have finance issue, please discuss with Sophy on cheaper option. * Match Fees for ISO league players will be prepaid separately. ------- Be aware: - Please email us only if you meet the requirement and want to come try out, or we strongly recommend you play other session first. - We will let you know what system works once you are accepted to the teams. - Disclaimer: Please do not leave your stuff behind. We accept no responsibility for personal injury, stolen or damaged property or any other damage occurred in our club sessions.

Friday - for Higher Intermediate & Above Players & Guests - Open Session

Raine's Foundation Upper School

Something you need to know before joining the session: - We aim to create a happy ISO - any unfriendly approach will be banned from this group. NB: All ISO sessions need to be prepaid one day before. No show/cancel less than 24 hours will be strictly charged at full price. No excuse accepted so please do NOT email/message organisers if pull out last minute. This session is booked from 7.15pm to 9.45pm but you can go in from 7pm (Plenty of free parking off road). Friday session is for mainly for higher level team players - will set aside some spots for team players then release the spots if still available. Keen good intermediate players are welcome to join us, but lower levels please join Saturday coaching session instead. -------- Fee Charges (3 flexible choices): --- 1) Guest: * Pay as you go is £10 per session if not join as member (meant prepayment/full/quarterly member); * Cancel less than 24 hours/no show will be charged at full price. No excuses will be accepted; * Coming without notice will be charged at double price, or stop from playing. --- 2) Prepayment Member: * Players with irregular work/study/other patterns, can prepay 5 or 10 sessions at £9 each expire in 3 or 6 months or 20 sessions at £8.50 expire in 12 months. * Only deduct when you come, but no guaranteed spots. * Prepayment is applied to all ISO sessions and you can track the account via ebadders.com. Please provide your email address so we can link it to your account. --- 3) Full Member: * Pay upfront £275/year, from 1 Aug 2018 to 31 July 2019, 10.5 months due to May/June exam & xmas closure, total 43 sessions i.e. £6.39 per session; * Fees will be prorated if join mid-year; * Play Friday unlimited - guaranteed spots, but money will be wasted if not come enough; Only applied to Friday session - good for Friday regular * You may pay in instalments - three payment of £95 each to help you with finance. * Refundable under exceptional circumstances (injuries, move of venue), taken into account some reasonable charges. Good quality feather shuttlecocks will be provided by the club. If you need any excellent badminton shuttlecocks/other products with good price, please visit website: http://ebadders.com/shop/ --- You can pay by pingit/paym to Sophy's mobile[masked], by cash, or bank transfer to 'ISO Badminton' Account as below: * Bank: HSBC * Sort Code[masked] * Account number:[masked] * Reference: full name for you or who you are paying for ------ Notes: * Once we have enough Full Members, the spots for Guests will be limited. * Match Fees for ISO league players will be prepaid separately. ------ Be aware: - RSPV open time: currently open anytime. - Waitlist: Please ONLY put on waitlist if you are definitely coming. First player on waitlist will be put on coming list automatically once a spot opens. If you have made other plans, please take yourself off coming/waitlist ASAP, or at least 24 hours. - Courts: 4 courts with water fountain just opposite the hall. - Computer Peg System: Games are organised by computer peg system. Please open an account if you want to see your rankings and games played. It will be mandatory for ISO league players. Please visit/open account through website: http://ebadders.com/) - ISO Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/808969352479450/ - Disclaimer: Please do not leave your stuff behind. We accept no responsibility for personal injury, stolen or damaged property or any other damage occurred in our club sessions.

ISO Saturday - Open Social Session - Discount Fee for Prepayment Member

Kensington Aldridge Academy

Something you need to know before joining the session: Direction: only 1-2 minutes walk from Latimer Road Station; only entrance next to Station is open, so everyone has to come through Latimer Road station - Turn left from station then SHARP left again through Station Walk and walk closer to the wall with a small door, press the buzzer, then tell Grenfell Tower Security that you come for badminton. We look to raise the standard of Saturday session and combine team practise on 1 or 2 courts, for higher intermediate & above players. Keen intermediate players are welcome to join the practise. Lower level players & beginners, however, may be re-arranged to end court for 'Personalised Coaching & Games Session' - around 1 hour coaching & 1 hour games - we strongly recommend lower levels to take up coaching on Saturday session, so that you can progress quicker and enjoy more with better footwork, skills and strategy etc. Please note we aim to create a happy ISO - any unfriendly approach will be banned from this group. ----- Fees: NB: All ISO sessions need to be prepaid one day before. No show/cancel less than 24 hours will be strictly charged at full price. No excuse accepted so please do NOT email/message organisers if pull out last minute. Pay as you go guest fee is £10, but will discount to £8 if you prepay 5 or 10 sessions i.e.£40 or £80 for Saturday session at KAA, no expiry date for social players. Good quality feather shuttlecocks will be provided by the club. If you need any excellent badminton shuttlecocks/other products with good price, please visit website: http://ebadders.com/shop/ The courts are booked from 2.15pm but you can go in from 2pm and play until 4.45pm. We need to leave the building by 5pm. ------ You can pay by pingit/paym to Sophy's mobile[masked], by cash, or bank transfer to 'ISO Badminton' Account as below: * Bank: HSBC * Sort Code[masked] * Account number:[masked] * Reference: full name for you or who you are paying for -------- Be aware: * RSVP open time: can RSVP anytime currently. * Waitlist: Please ONLY put on waitlist if you are definitely coming, as the first player on waitlist will be put on coming list automatically once a spot opens. You should receive an email saying you are confirmed coming. If you have made other plans, please take yourself off coming/waitlist ASAP, or at least 24 hours. - Cancel less than 24 hours & No show will be charged at full price. * Computer Peg System: May use computer peg system during session. Please visit/open account through website: http://ebadders.com/) * Shuttles: Good Chaopai/iBadds/other Feather shuttles. We are the distributor and welcome individuals/clubs order shuttles through us - low price, good quality. Please visit: http://ebadders.com/shop/ * Courts: 4 courts with water fountain available. * ISO Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/808969352479450/ * Disclaimer: Please do not leave your stuff behind. We accept no responsibility for personal injury, stolen or damaged property or any other damage occurred in our club sessions.

Past events (1,201)

Monday - for Intermediate & above (1 court 7.20-8pm 2 courts 8-10pm)

Mile End Park Leisure Centre & Stadium

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