The BWF Shuttle Time Youth Leadership Workshop has been designed to allow 16-18 year old school students the opportunity gain experience in sports leadership and badminton through Shuttle Time. The award aims to provide students with the knowledge and support required to deliver fun, safe and enjoyable badminton lessons to groups of school pupils.
With 130+ countries implementing the programme around the world, 50.000 teachers trained, and 20+ languages available, Shuttle Time keeps supporting the principle that children should lead a healthy and active life, both in and out of school. BWF’s goal is to make badminton one of the world’s most popular and accessible school sports.
BWF Shuttle Time Youth Leadership Workshop Guidelines for Teachers is now available online and free to downloads. The resource provides a guideline to certified BWF Shuttle Time Teacher, who have practical experience of delivering Shuttle Time activities and the necessary competencies to deliver the Shuttle Time Youth Leadership Award.
The Shuttle Time Youth Leadership Workshop covers both badminton and leadership tasks and is delivered in a modular format. The course can be broken down into 5 core modules and 2 supplementary modules which are all linked to the Shuttle Time Programme. The course can be delivered over a number of weeks, or over 2 full days.
For more information regarding the BWF Shuttle Time Youth Leadership Workshop, please visit our website.
Shuttle Time resources now available in isiZulu
Given the diverse background of many people in South Africa, there was a need identified to make the Shuttle Time material available to people in their mother tongue, especially in the poorer and rural areas where English is not a first language of many. The translation of the Shuttle Time progra
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Shuttle Time Online Component in French and Spanish
BWF’s Shuttle Time online component has two new language options -- French and Spanish – apart from the existing English course, enabling greater numbers of people in different geographical locations to familiarise themselves with its content.[vc_single_image image="6584" img_size="large" alignm
Shuttle Time Best Practice Published!!
A compilation of Shuttle Time’s best implementations has been compiled and published, offering a concise reference guide for anyone interested in delivering the programme. The 48-page booklet, which is illustrated with examples around the world, also has useful background information on Shuttle
An Occasion to Celebrate – Through Badminton
In anticipation of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) 2023 and #WhiteCard Day on 6 April 2023, BWF celebrated the occasion using badminton and contributing to the community through the BWF Development CSR Project.