NL Winter Games Volunteers

The new season has just started but we have a lot to do in preparation for the Newfoundland and Labrador Winter Games to be held in Deer Lake in March 2018. If you are interested in any of the following roles, please let us know as soon as possible at. . .

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Badminton Canada to host 2018 World Jr. Championships

(Ottawa, ON) – On Monday May 22nd, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) announced that Badminton Canada has been awarded the 2018 World Junior Badminton Championships, to be held at the Pan Am Centre in Markham, Ontario in November of 2018. This marks only the third time that Canada has hosted. . .

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Safety – Importance of Eye Protection in Badminton

Although most sports injuries are musculoskeletal in nature, sports-related ocular injuries have the potential for significant vision loss and morbidity. Eye trauma, often occurring through physical activity , is the leading cause of noncongenital monocular blindness in children. For more info please read the case study that is attached ti the bottom of this. . .

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National Coaching Certification Program-Coach Initiation in Sport

The Coaching Association of Canada has recently launched a new online module that introduces new coaches to the NCCP. In the module coaches will learn about long term athlete development, ethics, coaches motivation and athlete safety. Coaches can access the module though the Locker, until August 3, 2017, the module. . .

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Badminton NL-Victor Partnership

Badminton Newfoundland and Labrador is pleased to announce that it is partnering with Victor Racquets Canada. Attached is a price list for all things Badminton. Affiliated clubs and players who have purchased a Badminton NL membership(either Recreational/Provincial/National) will receive a 10% discount off the suggested retail price.  For more info. . .

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