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ISO is now a members-managed Charity (CASC), effectively cheaper session fees!
For League Players: we started as a league club and now play top divisions in strongest league in London, as well as multi-teams across different divisions. We aim to create a Happy ISO and encourage players to practise more together and make the games more enjoyable. If you are at least higher intermediate level and interested in joining the teams, please contact sophy.yu@hotmail.com for league details. Or feel free to play open session and join until games improved.
For Social Players: guests are much welcome to join socially at different sessions. Please read the fee charges at the session description.
New League - Good News: From May 2019, ISO will be partnering with Badminton England to organise a ‘Central London Badminton Friends League', open to everyone with level separation, therefore play competitive games at your level and also encourage social & fun side of badminton when play with a group of friends. We will update this once the league will be re-resumed after Covid.
Sponsors Needed: as a not for profit club, we are looking for Sponsors for the tournaments and club events, in order to help promoting badminton activities in the UK. If you are willing to Sponsor the club in any forms, please email to sophy.yu@hotmail.com.
Online Shop - iBadds/Chaopai Feather Shuttles Distributing: for excellent badminton products with good price, please visit: http://ebadders.com/shop/
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Respect. Fun. Improvement - Let the game begin!
ISO Sessions and Requirements (2-5 hour sessions; Membership/Guests system in place):
*** Advanced level for mens is equivalent to Middlesex div 1-3; Higher Intermediate div 4-6 ***
Monday 8-10pm: at both East & West London, Mile End Sports Centre near Mile End Station (East), Moberly Leisure Centre near Kensal Rise (West)
2 courts for Intermediate & Above Players - open session on meetup
Tuesday 8-10pm: at East London, Mile End Sports Centre near Mile End Station
2 courts for Higher Team Players & Guests - closed invite only
Wednesday 5.30-7.30pm: at Central London, Nautical School near Waterloo
4 courts for Intermediate & Above Players - open session on meetup
Wednesday 7.15-9.45pm: at West London, KAA next to Latimer Road Station
4 courts for High Intermediate & Above Players - open session on meetup
Thursday 7.00-9.30pm:  at West London, St Charles near Ladbroke Grove
4 courts for 1st two Teams & advanced guests - closed invite only, organised by 1st team
Friday 7.30-10pm: at East London, Mile End Sports Centre near Mile End Station (Closed team players session at School 21 at 7.15-9.45pm)
4 courts for Teams & High Intermediate+ Players - Mile End open session on meetup
Saturday 11-1.30pm: at Central London, Nautical School near Waterloo
4 courts for Teams & Advanced Guests - closed invite only, also for match at league season
Saturday 11.15-2.15pm, part 1:  at West London, St Charles near Ladbroke Grove
4 courts for everyone (beginner & lower level play at designated courts)
Saturday 2.15-5pm, part 2: at West London, St Charles near Ladbroke Grove
4 courts for everyone, with courts for coaching for all level & juniors - open session
Sunday 11.15-2.15pm: at West London, St Charles near Ladbroke Grove
4 courts for everyone (beginner & lower level play at designated courts)
Team may use some courts
Sunday 2.15-5pm: at West London, St Charles near Ladbroke Grove
4 courts for everyone (beginner & lower level play at designated courts)
ISO Tournaments: twice a year - late April or mid-May, and early/mid-Sept 
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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 & 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.
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 (4+)

Super ISO, Waterloo, Invite Only, for Higher Level Players & Team Recruitment

The London Nautical School

£11.00

Something you MUST read before sign up waitlist:

Level Required:
This session is for Higher Level Players & Guests, to join our regular higher team players for some good games. (ISO lower division team players with decent level may be invited). If you want to try out, please sign up waitlist, then we may contact you via meetup message if have spot available, or you may WhatsApp Sophy on[masked]. If you meet the level requirement, we will give you internal rsvp access.

Direction:
* When walking from Waterloo to Stamford Street, walk past the main school entrance opposite Pret, turn right to the side street called Hatfields. The entrance with large steel gate is opposite no.15 Hatfields (some time use gate opposite no.17 Hatfileds instead - left hand side is football pitch, right hand side with a small door where you can go in, though it may look closed).
* Free parking inside school but congestion charge in place.
* Can go in the Hall 10 minutes before the session.

Session Fee (ISO Bank Account details see Membership section):
* £11 if pay as you go, to bank transfer one day in advance or pay ASAP if sign up on the day; we will mark you as paid on meetup after check bank account on daily basis)
* Cheaper session fee for Member who prepaid Credit of £50 & above as extra FREE credit will be given (covered by Gift Aid, no membership charge, see how it works in Membership section below).
* Fees may vary for other sessions; Discount given for weekend sessions.

(General Information below applied to All ISO sessions)

RSVP Policy:
* RSVP open 2-3 weeks in advance, or 1-2 weeks for closed sessions.
* Only pay & come when you are on coming list, NOT waiting list.
* Cancel less than 24 hours/no show charged at full price, no excuses accepted (you may find replacement outside group or from waitlist).
* Please cancel waitlist 24 hours before if made other plan, as meetup will push you to coming list if spot open. We charge on spot basis.
* Coming without notice charged at double price, or stop from playing.

Membership (Credit System) - some flexible choices see below:
* Anyone who prepay Credit of £50+ is called Member; only deduct credit when come to play.
* The more you prepay, the cheaper the session fee, as we will give free Credit from Gift Aid - 6% free if prepay £50+, 10% if prepay £100+, or 15% if prepay £180+;
* All Credit expire in 2 years, can be extended for exceptional reasons such as lockdown, injuries & travelling abroad.
* Credit is applied to all ISO sessions. Please WhatsApp your email to Sophy[masked] after you paid Credit to ISO bank account. We will then create an account for you on ebadders.com & send you guidance (once you have login to ISO at ebadders.com, you can track Transaction under My Games).

* ISO Bank Account Details (cash will be last resort):
Account Name: ISO Badminton Club (tick as Business Account)
Bank: HSBC
Sort Code[masked]
Account number:[masked]
Reference: your profile name or who you are paying for

Shuttlecocks:
* Good quality iBadds/Chaopai feather shuttlecocks provided by the club. If you need any excellent badminton shuttlecocks/other products with good price, please visit website: http://ebadders.com/shop/

Be aware:
* Computer Peg System: normally used in the session when possible.
* 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.

Training/Coaching&Games, 1pm start, Everyone inc. Juniors, Discount see Details

St Charles Catholic Sixth Form College

£15.00

New or Old Friends, Family & Teams Meet up at ISO is easy - rsvp the session, bank transfer fees one day in advance, then bring your kits. We provide feather shuttlecocks. Please DO read the details below FIRST & ask the hosts if still have any issues:

Direction:
* Entrance is school gate opposite 45 St Charles Square where you can drive in/walk in, then turn left and walk towards football pitch, badminton building is next to it.
* Free parking inside school; Off street parking is free after 6.30pm weekdays, after 1.30pm Saturday & whole day Sunday.
* Please do not to go in the hall early if other booking is still on (Courts booked from 7.30pm but can go in at 7pm).
* Portobello Market, Westfield etc. nearby, good area/place for social.

How does it work?
We have 4 courts:
2-3 courts for games only for intermediate & above players - please sign up via games only,
1-2 courts for training/drills or coaching: suitable for all levels include juniors. The trainer/coach will assess your level then design a specific training/coaching programme for you. You will have 45-60 minutes to training/coaching in a small group of 2-4 players respectively, before or after games.

What can you learn?
The training/coaching is a combination of footwork, skills, strategy and physical exercises. We aim to provide as much as you need to know, then during the games you can practice what you have learnt, under expert/better players' guidance.

Trainer/Coach: Level 2 coach mainly, or trainer may step in if the coach is not available.

Training/Coaching fees:
(ISO Bank Account details see Membership section):
* 1st Visit at £11, or £15 afterwards if pay as you go, require to pay one day in advance or pay ASAP if sign up on the day; we will mark you as paid on meetup after check bank account on daily basis).
* Member who prepaid £50+ can get Early Bird Discount at £14 if sign up by mid-night Wedn, or full price of £15 afterwards.
* Extra FREE Credit will be given for Member who prepaid Credit of £50 & above, effectively cheaper session fee (covered by Gift Aid, no membership charge, see how it works in Membership section below).
* Fees may vary for other sessions; Discount given for weekend session.
* Weekend Part 2 is discounted to £6, if players sign up both Part 1 & 2.

(General Information below applied to All ISO sessions)

RSVP Policy:
* RSVP open 2-3 weeks in advance, or 1-2 weeks for closed sessions.
* Only pay & come when you are on coming list, NOT waiting list.
* Cancel less than 24 hours/no show charged at full price, no excuses accepted (you may find replacement outside group or from waitlist).
* Please cancel waitlist 24 hours before if made other plan, as meetup will push you to coming list if spot open. We charge on spot basis.
* Coming without notice charged at double price, or stop from playing.

Membership (Credit System) - some flexible choices see below:
* Anyone who prepay Credit of £50+ is called Member; only deduct credit when come to play.
* The more you prepay, the cheaper the session fee, as we will give free Credit from Gift Aid - 6% free if prepay £50+, 10% if prepay £100+, or 15% if prepay £180+;
* All Credit expire in 2 years, can be extended for exceptional reasons such as lockdown, injuries & travelling abroad.
* Credit is applied to all ISO sessions. Please WhatsApp your email to Sophy[masked] after you paid Credit to ISO bank account. We will then create an account for you on ebadders.com & send you guidance (once you have login to ISO at ebadders.com, you can track Transaction under My Games).

* ISO Bank Account Details (cash will be last resort):
Account Name: ISO Badminton Club (tick as Business Account)
Bank: HSBC
Sort Code[masked]
Account number:[masked]
Reference: your profile name or who you are paying for

Shuttlecocks:
* Good quality iBadds/Chaopai feather shuttlecocks provided by the club. If you need any excellent badminton shuttlecocks/other products with good price, please visit website: http://ebadders.com/shop/

Be aware:
* Computer Peg System: normally used in the session when possible.
* 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.

Saturday, St Charles 1-4.30pm on 4 Feb, at £10 (Cancelled Part 2)

St Charles Catholic Sixth Form College

£10.00

New or Old Friends, Family & Teams Meet up at ISO is easy - rsvp the session, bank transfer fees one day in advance, then bring your kits. We provide feather shuttlecocks. Please DO read the details below FIRST & ask the hosts if still have any issues:

Level Required:
* This session is for everyone, such as friends, family & teams. However, beginners may play at first two courts, if end two courts keep for Intermediate & higher level if needed.
* We also start to recruit Intermediate+ players in this session who want to improve from league matches to join the teams. Please WhatsApp Sophy[masked] if you are interested.

Direction:
* Entrance is school gate opposite 45 St Charles Square where you can drive in/walk in, then turn left and walk towards football pitch, badminton building is next to it.
* Free parking inside school; Off street parking is free after 6.30pm weekdays, after 1.30pm Saturday & whole day Sunday.
* Please do not to go in the hall early if other booking is still on (Courts booked from 7.30pm but can go in at 7pm).
* Portobello Market, Westfield etc. nearby, good area/place for social.

Session Fee (ISO Bank Account details see Membership section):
* 1st Visit at £6, or £10 afterwards if pay as you go, require to pay one day in advance or pay ASAP if sign up on the day; we will mark you as paid on meetup after check bank account on daily basis).
* Member who prepaid £50+ can get Early Bird Discount at £9 if sign up by mid-night Monday, or full price of £10 afterwards.
* Extra FREE Credit will be given for Member who prepaid Credit of £50 & above, effectively cheaper session fee (covered by Gift Aid, no membership charge, see how it works in Membership section below).
* Fees may vary for other sessions; Discount given for weekend session.
* Weekend Part 2 is discounted to £6, if players sign up both Part 1 & 2.

(General Information below applied to All ISO sessions)

RSVP Policy:
* RSVP open 2-3 weeks in advance, or 1-2 weeks for closed sessions.
* Only pay & come when you are on coming list, NOT waiting list.
* Cancel less than 24 hours/no show charged at full price, no excuses accepted (you may find replacement outside group or from waitlist).
* Please cancel waitlist 24 hours before if made other plan, as meetup will push you to coming list if spot open. We charge on spot basis.
* Coming without notice charged at double price, or stop from playing.

Membership (Credit System) - some flexible choices see below:
* Anyone who prepay Credit of £50+ is called Member; only deduct credit when come to play.
* The more you prepay, the cheaper the session fee, as we will give free Credit from Gift Aid - 6% free if prepay £50+, 10% if prepay £100+, or 15% if prepay £180+;
* All Credit expire in 2 years, can be extended for exceptional reasons such as lockdown, injuries & travelling abroad.
* Credit is applied to all ISO sessions. Please WhatsApp your email to Sophy[masked] after you paid Credit to ISO bank account. We will then create an account for you on ebadders.com & send you guidance (once you have login to ISO at ebadders.com, you can track Transaction under My Games).

* ISO Bank Account Details (cash will be last resort):
Account Name: ISO Badminton Club (tick as Business Account)
Bank: HSBC
Sort Code[masked]
Account number:[masked]
Reference: your profile name or who you are paying for

Shuttlecocks:
* Good quality iBadds/Chaopai feather shuttlecocks provided by the club. If you need any excellent badminton shuttlecocks/other products with good price, please visit website: http://ebadders.com/shop/

Be aware:
* Computer Peg System: normally used in the session when possible.
* 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.

Sunday, St Charles, Part 1, Doubles/Singles, For High Inter+ Players & Team

St Charles Catholic Sixth Form College

£10.00

Please read details below before sign up the session:

This is for Higher Intermediate+ Players & Guests, to join some of our regular team players for some good games. (Some Intermediate regular players with decent level may be allowed). Please WhatsApp Sophy on[masked] if want to join the teams.

We likely keep end court for singles if needed. Please do leave a note when sign up then we know who is up for singles.

Direction:
* Entrance is school gate opposite 45 St Charles Square where you can drive in/walk in, then turn left and walk towards football pitch, badminton building is next to it.
* Free parking inside school; Off street parking is free after 6.30pm weekdays, after 1.30pm Saturday & whole day Sunday.
* Please do not to go in the hall early if other booking is still on (Courts booked from 7.30pm but can go in at 7pm).
* Portobello Market, Westfield etc. nearby, good area/place for social.

Session Fee (ISO Bank Account details see Membership section):
* 1st Visit at £6, or £10 afterwards if pay as you go, require to pay one day in advance or pay ASAP if sign up on the day; we will mark you as paid on meetup after check bank account on daily basis).
* Member who prepaid £50+ can get Early Bird Discount at £9 if sign up by mid-night Monday, or full price of £10 afterwards.
* Extra FREE Credit will be given for Member who prepaid Credit of £50 & above, effectively cheaper session fee (covered by Gift Aid, no membership charge, see how it works in Membership section below).
* Fees may vary for other sessions; Discount given for weekend session.
* Weekend Part 2 is discounted to £6, if players sign up both Part 1 & 2.

(General Information below applied to All ISO sessions)

RSVP Policy:
* RSVP open 2-3 weeks in advance, or 1-2 weeks for closed sessions.
* Only pay & come when you are on coming list, NOT waiting list.
* Cancel less than 24 hours/no show charged at full price, no excuses accepted (you may find replacement outside group or from waitlist).
* Please cancel waitlist 24 hours before if made other plan, as meetup will push you to coming list if spot open. We charge on spot basis.
* Coming without notice charged at double price, or stop from playing.

Membership (Credit System) - some flexible choices see below:
* Anyone who prepay Credit of £50+ is called Member; only deduct credit when come to play.
* The more you prepay, the cheaper the session fee, as we will give free Credit from Gift Aid - 6% free if prepay £50+, 10% if prepay £100+, or 15% if prepay £180+;
* All Credit expire in 2 years, can be extended for exceptional reasons such as lockdown, injuries & travelling abroad.
* Credit is applied to all ISO sessions. Please WhatsApp your email to Sophy[masked] after you paid Credit to ISO bank account. We will then create an account for you on ebadders.com & send you guidance (once you have login to ISO at ebadders.com, you can track Transaction under My Games).

* ISO Bank Account Details (cash will be last resort):
Account Name: ISO Badminton Club (tick as Business Account)
Bank: HSBC
Sort Code[masked]
Account number:[masked]
Reference: your profile name or who you are paying for

Shuttlecocks:
* Good quality iBadds/Chaopai feather shuttlecocks provided by the club. If you need any excellent badminton shuttlecocks/other products with good price, please visit website: http://ebadders.com/shop/

Be aware:
* Computer Peg System: normally used in the session when possible.
* 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 (2,551)

Friday Mile End, 4 courts 7.30-10pm, For Higher Intermediate+

Mile End Park Leisure Centre and Stadium

£11.00

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