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Essentials for Schools

Shuttle timeShuttle Time is a schools badminton program designed to provide children and youth aged 5-15 years with a positive image of badminton through many opportunities to have fun, engage with others and experience success in a safe and inclusive environment regardless of their ability.

Shuttle Time lessons contain a range of physical activities along with technical and tactical elements of badminton. These include eye hand coordination; catching and throwing; stability and balance; speed and agility – the ability to quickly change direction as well as jumping and landing skills.

PRIMARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOL PROGRAMS

Shuttle Time can be adapted to meet individual school requirements and Badminton Australia qualified deliverers can assist schools to deliver badminton activities as part of Sporting Schools.

Packages available range from 4-8 sessions in duration and include:

  • Shuttle Time Starter
  • Shuttle Time Equip*
  • Shuttle Time Xpert

*This package includes one basic badminton set for the school to keep.

Registered school contacts can login to their Sporting Schools account to access the Booking System and view all the packages available in more detail. You can also visit the Sporting Schools Help Centre for further information. 

CAN TEACHERS DELIVER?

Yes, teachers can deliver badminton in Sporting Schools by meeting the requirements below.

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BADMINTON:

You will need to:

  • Hold a valid state and/or territory teacher registration
  • Confirm adequacy of insurance
And meet the following requirements:
  • Registration with Badminton Australia 

EQUIPMENT

Badminton Yonex logoSchools can purchase a school badminton set from Badminton Australia to use within their Sporting Schools badminton program for $250 plus delivery costs and GST.

Badminton set includes:

  • Rackets
  • Shuttles
  • Nets

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View standard school equipment options

CONTACT

Contact: Badminton Australia
Email: participation@badminton.org.au
Phone: 03 9397 4722

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