Edmonton District Badminton Association
The Edmonton District Badminton Association (EDBA) is a registered, non-profit organization. The EDBA is a member of Badminton Alberta, the provincial governing body for badminton in Alberta.
The EDBA acts as the central body for organizing and promoting badminton in Zone 6 of Alberta, which encompasses Edmonton and its greater area. For more information about the EDBA, please see About Us.
The EDBA provides many valuable programs and services to the badminton community in Edmonton. This includes coach development, junior and adult badminton training, tournament hosting, and a badminton club subsidy program to help lower the cost of playing badminton within the community.
The EDBA also organizes volunteers for local, provincial, national, and international badminton events hosted in Edmonton. We actively look for opportunities to work with Edmonton schools to promote badminton within the school community.
For more information about these and other services offered by the EDBA, please see Programs. For various events hosted by the EDBA, please see Events. For the latest EDBA news and announcements, please see News.
The EDBA focuses substantial resources and effort towards junior badminton development. See Juniors for more information regarding the various EDBA programs and services dedicated to junior badminton.
The Links page provides links to badminton related resources which you may find useful. The Download page contains various EDBA and badminton related resources that you can download.
Currently, 21 community based badminton clubs are member clubs of the EDBA. Together they represent over 900 active badminton players in Edmonton. In addition, the private Royal Glenora and the Derrick Club are also member clubs of the EDBA. If you are interested in joining one of these clubs or to find out where to play badminton in and around the city, please see Clubs.
Can't find a club to play in your community? Consider starting a new badminton club in your area. If you are interested in starting a badminton club in your community whether it be for juniors, adults, seniors or all age groups, we are here to help you get started and find gym facilities. Feel free to contact us.
The EDBA is a volunteer-run organization. An Executive Board manages the daily operation of the EDBA and all organizational planning and development. Member clubs also participate actively in EDBA affairs through club representatives who sit on the EDBA Representative Committee.
We welcome your comments and suggestions. Please feel free to contact us.
This page last updated May 12, 2013