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Spring break camp at Badminton Vancouver

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DH Vancouver Staff Mar 21, 2013 7:34 am

With March break around the corner, you’ll want to think of a few ways of keeping the young ones busy and active. Badminton Vancouver is offering their Spring Break Camp for eight to 16-year-olds who want to sharpen their skills during the break. Who better to teach them than two-time Olympian turned coach Anna Rice along with the Badminton Vancouver team.

Camp Dates: Monday, March 25 to Friday, March 29

Camp coaches: Anna Rice and Melody Liang

Camp hours: 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.- lunch break- 12:30 to 3 p.m.

Here’s what you can expect.

Beginner to intermediate participants will learn basic shot techniques:

  • such as the forehand and backhand serves
  • the overhead clear
  • the overhead drop
  • drives as well as an introduction to the power smash.
  • Four corner footwork
  • basic strategy and pattern drills will also be taught.

Intermediate to advanced players will learn high level shot techniques:

  • the slice shot
  • the spinning net shot and the stick smash.
  • Offense and defense footwork, singles and doubles strategy and concentration training will be taught.

 

 


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