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KBC CLOSED due to COVID-19

Dear KBC Members: Due to the escalating situation with COVID-19, the KBC Executive has decided to close the club.  Today, Tuesday, March 17 will be the last day play is allowed.  We will monitor the situation in deciding when we can safely re-open, but no such timelines exist today. In...

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KBC COVID-19 update

The situation around COVID-19 continues to get more serious, both here and around the world.  Here are some updates for our KBC members to be aware of: 1. Ogopogo Masters and Open Tournament.After careful consideration of the current situation in BC and various risk factors for this tournament, the Executive...

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COVID-19 Information

The KBC Executive wants to assure the general membership that we are taking this Pandemic seriously. We are ensuring that our janitor does extra cleaning on touch surfaces and attempting to add more anti bacterial hand sanitizers around the club but that being said members are reminded that simple hand...

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Mixed Doubles Clinic

KBC is pleased to bring our members a Mixed Doubles Clinic March 15 2020. Please register on the link provided: https://kelownabadminton.ca/mixed-doubles-clinic/ Covering a variety of skills, we will look at the women and men’s skills separately and then bring you together to show you how to approach the game with...

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Ogopogo Tournament March 27-29 2020 – CANCELLED

The annual Ogopogo tournament at KBC has been cancelled. The risks associated with such a tournament at this timeYou can contact TK Hirose with any questions. t.hirose1412@gmail.comAfter careful consideration of the current situation in BC and various risk factors for this tournament, we have sadly come to the conclusion that...

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Doubles Clinic Part 3

DOUBLES CLINIC – Part 3 KBC is pleased to be holding on another Doubles Clinic with Matt Downton. This is open to adult members. All levels are invited.  For this session, the group will focus on midcourt drives, defence, serve, and smash & block. Space is limited to 20 participants....

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Junior B 2020 Tournament

KBC is pleased to be hosting a Junior B Tournament, January 31-February 2 2020. Entry is online now http://badmintoncanada.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/tournament?id=B8A76CB4-D503-4B5C-839D-8C02358EAFCA Entry Deadline is January 23 2020.

Winter/Spring Junior Training

Our 2020 Winter/ Spring Training schedule is posted below, also under the Junior coaching page and you will find the poster at the club. You may notice there is an increase in the cost this session that is due to the fact that the sessions have been increased from 14...

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DOUBLES CLINIC – Part 2

KBC is pleased to be holding on another Doubles Clinic with Lyndsay Thomson and Matt Downton. This is open to adult members. All levels are invited.  For this session, the groups will be divided into two parts to address more basic and more advanced doubles drills and tactics. Please register...

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Coaches Clinic

KBC is running a Coaching Clinic for our coaches to upgrade their skills. They will be using 1 court on Friday Dec 13 in the evening 6-9pm and Saturday Dec 14 10am-4pm. As they will require just the one court there should be little disruption for the members who regularly...

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