From 16th June to 21st June 2017, Clermont-Ferrand, a French city of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, hosted one of the European Schools Championship Badminton 2017 organised by International School Sport Federation and the French School Sport Federation. The event was also supported by the Badminton World Federation, the French Badminton Federation, and also more specifically by the Badminton Europe which produced the Live Broadcasting of the competition.
Watch our Development Director, Mr Ian Wright’s interview at the #ESCBadminton, below!
Shuttle Time Resources Expand to Azerbaijani, Mongolian Languages
BWF’s flagship Shuttle Time Schools Programme has educated 60,224 teachers globally from 163 countries. Shuttle Time consists of a set of training resources, guidelines and programmes to implement badminton in schools in a systematic and sustainable way. It aims to make badminton one of the wor
Shuttle Time Resources add Czech as 22nd language
A total of 142 countries across five Continental Confederations have now successfully implemented the BWF Shuttle Time Schools Programme with the addition of Azerbaijan, Burundi and USA in 2021. The programme has successfully trained and educated 59,424 teachers worldwide. Recently, the Shuttl
Migrant Girls Get Badminton Exposure
Swiss Badminton launched a project in 2021 to integrate girls with migration backgrounds into badminton clubs in Switzerland, giving those aged between five and 15 years old a chance to experience the sport at a club near them. For this purpose, a series of badminton experiences take place at v
Shuttle Time Promotes Inclusion in Badminton
In 2012, BWF launched Shuttle Time to the world – a schools badminton programme supporting the principle that children should lead a healthy and active life in and out of school – with the goal of making badminton one of the world’s most popular and accessible school sports. Up to today, a
Badminton Revived in Burundi
As part of its development strategy, Badminton Confederation of Africa (BCA) recently worked with the Fédération Burundaise de Badminton (FBB) in reactive badminton activities using the BWF Shuttle Time Schools Programme. A series of Shuttle Time Courses and a training camp were held to revive