What Membership Best Supports Our Club?
Clubs that do affiliate with Badminton BC have to or offer one or more of the following:
1. recreational and/or competitive drop in programs or leagues for youth and adults 2. organized youth lessons, adult lessons and/or high-performance programs 3. training for players receiving specific benefits like provincial and national ranking, scholarships, team selection financial support for training and competition expenses, CSIP Targeted Athlete/Coach list, will need to be affiliated with a club 4. rent a local facility, to run their programs, which requires them to submit a Certificate of Insurance of $5,000,000 liability to the facility Additional Club Membership benefits may include:
Community Club $100 Clubs in this category may also host Provincial Championships, BC Circuit Series events (development, junior A and B, U23, senior, masters), apply to have their club tournaments sanctioned, Team BC Trials & Camps, BBC camps, NCCP and Officials education workshops, discounted tournament software license and listed in Where to Play.
School Club $100 Clubs in this classification are university, college and high school teams/clubs and include all the benefits of a community club.
Premier Club $350 Clubs in this category may host National Championships, Provincial Championships, Elite Series, BC Circuit Series event (development, junior A and Junior B, U23 senior, masters), sanctioned club tournaments, NCCP and Officials education workshops, BBC camps & clinics, the Congress & AGM, and Awards, discounted tournament software license, provincial event recognition for national ranking program, coach accreditation, Team BC Trials, camps, listed on Where to Play; club insurance discounts and group individual registration package.