Badminton Camps & Lessons

All of KTP Racquet Club's programs focus on introducing the child, teen or adult to sport, to develop their technique and strategy, increase mental toughness, as well as gain self-confidence. All programs are based around fun, yet impactful drills and games where the athlete will be able to see improvement from beginning to end.

Youth and Adult Lessons

Adult "Try" Badminton Lesson

Next session: Saturday, June 11, 1:30PM-3:00PM
members: $15.04+tax         non-members: $19.47+tax

Never played badminton, or have not played in a long time? Join our Try Badminton session and learn the very basics of the game. Learn basic skills and the rules so that you can begin playing badminton! Athlete/Coach ratio - 8:1.

Adult Intermediate-Advanced Doubles Clinic

Saturday, June 11, 3:00PM-4:30PM
members: $15.04+tax         non-members: $19.47+tax

This clinic is for adults with some badminton experience. This clinic will help you improve how you play doubles, look at changing some bad habits and develop improved strategies. Some aspects that will be covered during the clinic include attacking rotations, counter attacking and shot placement. The first hour will be drill based, whiled the final 30 minutes will have monitored badminton match play. Athlete/Coach ratio - 1:8.

Youth Badminton Lessons - Ages 7-11

Next Session: Tuesdays July 5-Aug 23- 5:00PM-6:30PM (8 week session) - $110.62+tax (members), $119.47+tax (non-members)

Youth lessons target beginner-intermediate athletes. Whether you have not played or have some experienced this program is right for you. A wide range of techniques and strategies will be covered with a tiered-drill structure that allows all different levels of players the ability to train together. All of our sessions are catered to the participants, meaning that no session is identical and may be repeated with the expectation that you will develop your current skills every time. Ratio 1:8. This session is coached by Kurt Tempelmans Plat.

Youth Badminton Lessons - Ages 12-17

Next Session: Thursdays - July 7-Aug25 - 5:00PM-6:30PM (8 week session) - $110.62+tax (members), $119.47+tax (non-members)

Youth lessons target beginner-intermediate athletes. Whether you have not played or have some experienced this program is right for you. A wide range of techniques and strategies will be covered with a tiered-drill structure that allows all different levels of players the ability to train together. All of our sessions are catered to the participants, meaning that no session is identical and may be repeated with the expectation that you will develop your current skills every time. Ratio 1:8. This session is coached by Kurt Tempelmans Plat.

Summer Development  Training

Session 1: Thursdays - June 9-Sept 1 - 6:30PM-8:30PM
Session 2: Sundays - June 12-Aug 28 - 12:30PM-2:30PM
Fee per session: $163.72
+tax (members), $172.57+tax (non-members)

Summer Development Training is for youth aged 12-18 that have prior badminton training experience. Athletes taking this session should have trained on one of our Development teams, or have taken some of our youth lessons or camps in the past. Athletes are expected to have a good understanding of the basics of badminton. This training will focus on solidifying key foundational skills, learning intermediate skills and techniques, as well as improving overall footwork and strategy for singles and doubles. This is an excellent way to maintain some regular training over the summer months in preparation for the upcoming competitive season. We are running two separate sessions, athletes can register for one or both sessions depending on their availability. Ratio 1:8. This session is coached by Kurt Tempelmans Plat.

Summer High Performance Training

Session 1: Tuesdays - June 7-Aug 30 - 6:30PM-8:30PM
Session 2: Sundays - June 12-Aug 28 - 10:30AM-12:30PM
Fee per session: $163.72+tax (members), $172.57+tax (non-members)

Summer High Performance Training is for youth aged 12-18 that have participated on our HP training teams. If you were not a member of an HP Team and are interested in this program, please contact us directly to consider registering for this program. This program focuses on developing advanced skills, techniques, while building fluid footwork and speed into the drills. Athletes will also be pushed to learn new strategies and adapt their playing styles to different opponents in singles, doubles and mixed doubles. This program will help you get an edge on your game while training over the summer months. We are running two separate sessions, athletes can register for one or both sessions depending on their availability. Ratio 1:8. This session is coached by Kurt Tempelmans Plat.

Camps

Summer Badminton Camps

Half-Day: $119.47+tax (members), $128.32+tax (non-members)
Full-Day: $225.66+tax  (members), $243.46+tax (non-members)
*4-Day Week: Half-Day - $97.35+tax (members), $106.19+tax (non-members)
*4-Day Week: Full-Day - $185.84+tax (members), $203.54+Tax (non-members)

1: July 11-15 - Ages 7-11 from 9AM-12PM (or 9AM-4PM), Ages 12-17 from 1-4PM
2: July 18-22 - Ages 12-17 from 9AM-12PM, Ages 7-11 from 1-4PM
3: Aug 2-5* (4-day week) - same schedule as week #1
4: Aug 8-12 - same schedule as week #2
5: Aug 15-19 - same schedule as week #1
6: Aug 22-26 - same schedule as week #2
7: Aug 29-Sept 2 - same scheduleas week #1

Badminton camps are a fun way to get introduced to the sport and develop foundational skills during a 15-hour week. The focus is 100% on badminton related activities, resulting in noticeable athlete development by the end of the week. These camps are recommended for beginner-intermediate athletes. The skills that will be worked on during the camp include: net shots, lifts, clears, drops, serves, footwork, basic strategy and match play. Those doing the full-day camps will have a supervised afternoon of different activities including: free time, pickleball, table tennis, and other activities.

Summer High Performance Badminton Camp

July 25-29 - 9:00AM-4:00PM - $243.36+tax (members), $265.49+tax (non-members)

This high performance camp is a 35-hour focus on advanced badminton skills, drill, strategies and cardio. This camp is targeted to athletes aged 12-18. This camp will push you to work hard and will result in noticeable improvement as a badminton athlete. The camp is the perfect way to prepare for the upcoming competitive season. Take advantage of this unique camp, it is the only high performance badminton camp in Northern Ontario. 

Athletes are expected to have intermediate-advanced badminton skills. The camp will cover all fundamentals with particular attention to detail, as well as more advanced techniques and footwork such as slice, reverse slice, half smash, net spins, deception, intercepts, reading your opponent and more!

We gladly accept out-of-town participants in this camp! Please contact us directly if you would like assistance with billet options to help make travel and participation as seamless as possible.

This camp will be coached by Kurt Tempelmans Plat.

Sturgeon Falls Badminton Camp

July 4-8 - Ages 7-11 - 9:00AM-12:00PM - $132.74+tax
             Ages 12-17 - 12:00PM-3:00PM - $132.74+tax

 

Badminton camps are a fun way to get introduced to the sport and develop foundational skills during a 15-hour week. The focus is 100% on badminton related activities, resulting in noticeable athlete development by the end of the week. These camps are recommended for beginner-intermediate athletes. The skills that will be worked on during the camp include: net shots, lifts, clears, drops, serves, footwork, basic strategy and match play. Those doing the full-day camps will have a supervised afternoon of different activities including: free time, pickleball, table tennis, and other activities. The Sturgeon Falls Badminton camp will be hosted at Northern Secondary School.

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