Toronto & District Badminton Association
Badminton GTA - A District of Badminton Ontario
Ontario Winter Games February 2023/TDBA Captures Gold:
The Ontario Winter Games was held in Renfrew County, Petawawa from Feb. 9-12, 2023.
Congratulations to the team for bringing home the gold medal. TDBA was represented by: Stephanie Chai, Chloe Ha, Karen Ki, Chloe Mak, Yanby Poon, Alyssa Wu, Bosco Lai, Darren Luo, Nathan Mills, John Ng, Sam Shui & Eleek Zhang. Thanks again to our coach Keke and our manager Lorraine for all of their time and effort!
TDBA 2022-23 Affiliation: Welcome back to badminton!
This year's affiliation has continues with because Badminton Ontario partnering up with Badminton Canada. See the letter below from Badminton Ontario.
The club only pays $75.00 to affiliate with TDBA. Once I receive your form and fee, I will contact Badminton Ontario to let them know you are affiliated. With your affiliation you will receive $5M general liability, Errors & Omissions/Directors & Officers coverage from September 1, 2022 to August 31, 2023. I have attached the affiliation form in Word and PDF format for this year.
The NEXT STEP involves ALL of your club members going onto the Badminton Ontario Player Web to register (NOTE: recreation players are general members for $12.50) . Here is the information and link to Player Web: https://www.badmintonontario.ca/badminton-ontario-membership-renewal-launch-on-playerweb/
Your players must purchase General Membership for $12.50 on Badminton Ontario Player Web. When they do this, they are covered with Sports Accident Insurance and can also take advantage of Badminton Canada's incentives which include 5-10% of West Jet or Air Canada flights and 5% off Enterprise or National Car Rentals. If the majority of your players refuse to take part in the Player Web, your insurance could be REVOKED.
Badminton Ontario 22-23 Season: Badminton Ontario season has started. Please see the Competitons Calendar for more information below.
Regional Umpire Training: If anyone is interested in pursuing officiating you can find out more at this link: http://www.badmintonontario.ca/Programs/Officiating/PathwaystoUmpireCertification.aspx
The Where to Play lists clubs that are affiliated with TDBA. If you are interested in affiliation, please click the Affiliation button. If you would like to know more, please feel free to contact us.
Day 1 Competition Begins
Lining up TDBA
Jumping for Joy
Cheering on the Team
Results after the first day
A well deserved dinner.
Play contiues on Day 2.
Capturing the Gold!
Celebrating with Dairy Queen.