Clubs and sessions

Clubs and sessions in Hertfordshire

There are many places that people can play badminton, sports centres, schools, village halls etc (see Sports Centres, section).  Organised badminton is available in such venues either as clubs or through other agencies.   More information on Herts affiliated clubs is provided below and on the respective junior clubs and senior clubs pages
More women in badminton This Girl Can week 16th - 25th October 2015
Badminton Sessions
Comprehensive search for all clubs, badminton sessions and potential venues, go to the Badminton England website
Please note that where there are differences for clubs' contact telephone numbers from the HBA junior and senior clubs listings (links above), the PlayBadminton numbers are often those of the sports facility.
No Strings
To find a 'no strings' badminton session via BE website map click here.  For recent 'no strings', pay-and-play sessions in East Herts, St Albans, Watford and Welwyn, click here .  
Premier Clubs
BADMINTON England Head Office have released an online procedure for Premier clubs, both Junior and Senior.  For more information click here
This season's list of mainly league-playing clubs that are affiliated to HBA and Badminton England is organised by location and are updated mainly when clubs and league organisers provide fresh details.  The clubs are divided broadly into senior  clubs and junior clubs.
The leagues' club updates and their abbreviation for the club data are shown in the Herts leagues section. 
Please send updates to Dave Bartlett.

Dates for Your Diary

HBA January Newsletter 

Promote Women's and Girls' Badminton  
'This Girl Can 'in Herts is back in less than 2 weeks – Monday 18th to Sunday 24th June 2018.
Create an event and get  it promoted by Herts Sport Partnership,
Then see it advertised on TGC website
Hertfordshire Senior Silver
18 August 2018 to 19 August 2018
Hertfordshire Sports Village
Singles on Saturday, Doubles Sunday
 Entry open: 03 June 2018 10:00 (GMT +01:00)
Entry deadline: 29 July 2018 23:59 (GMT +01:00)
 Tournament contact Eddie Lintott
 County Fixtures evening
Thursday 6th September  7:30pm until 10:00pm
in Birchwood Leisure Centre Sportsman's room
 Contact Graham:
Compliance with General Data Protection Regulations
All  badminton clubs, leagues and county badminton associations will need to be compliant with these EU regulations by 25 May this year. BE Head Office are preparing advisory documents and they will become available on their Governance
webpage over the coming weeks. 
MasterStrokes Badminton Coaching -  Starting 22 April
 Returning to the sport after some time out?
A social player looking to play competitively?A regular player looking to make improvements to your game?An older junior looking to step up to a senior club?Come and join us!·Sessions led by qualified and experienced coaches·A mixture of coaching and games·For those looking to take their game on to the next levelWhen: Sundays 7-9pm: Starting 22 April Where: Hertfordshire Sports Village (HSV) Cost: £10 per night (pay on the night)Interested? Email or call 07899 726909 to register


Wimbledon Summer Team Tournament 21st & 22nd July 2018

One of the best team tournaments in the badminton calendar is back in 2018 at the Wimbledon Racquets & Fitness Club.

The Wimbledon Summer Team tournament has been going for over 10 years and in that time has gone from strength to strength. It's a fabulous competitive and fun 

Team event but also a fantastic social event on the Saturday night with disco, BBQ and fancy dress.

Anyone who has played Gold or Silver Senior events, or has represented their county at Senior Level or is a Division 1, 2 club player would be eligible and enjoy this event.

Each team consists of three men and three women ranked one to three. Each team will play a minimum of five hybrid matches over the two days. A hybrid match consists of 9 rubbers ( 1 game to 21), 3 men's doubles, 3 women's doubles and 3 mixed.

Entry fee of £44 per player (£264 per team) is great value as it includes all the weekends badminton, party pass to disco and BBQ (which is great food) and a free Tournament Shirt. Cash prizes are available for at least first and second placed teams plus other prizes available.

If you are interested or want to find out more, please find attached link to the entry form 


or please contact the tournament organiser Tracy Dineen Places are limited and this is a popular event so don't delay!!