Badminton activities are easily adaptable and can be delivered to large groups of pupils simultaneously, making it an ideal school sport. Benefits of delivering badminton to children in schools include:
Boys and girls of all ages can participate.
Badminton is a non-contact, low impact sport.
Badminton offers opportunities for pupils to experience individual and team based activities.
Can be played indoors and outdoors.
Badminton activities can be delivered to large groups of pupils in areas with limited space.
Inclusive sport- children with a physical or intellectual disability can actively participate in badminton.
Pupils participating in badminton will have opportunities to develop the following skills: