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  • Badminton

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    Badminton is Britain's most popular indoor racket sport based around a simple rule: keep the shuttle off the floor with your racket and hit it back over the net to your opponent, inside the court. It's an easy sport to start with the shuttlecock moving more slowly than most other racket sports but practice is rewarded with a fast, technical and tactical game. 

    Contact the club at badminton@brookes.ac.uk

    We also offer:

    • Staff only Badminton, as part of our Brookes Active programme
    • Recreational 'Social Badminton' for students who do not represent TEAMBrookes in competition
    • Book a court. Give us a call or check the app for availability!


    The club consists of 2 competition teams; 1 men's and 1 women's who both compete in BUCS competition.


    Training takes place in the Sports Hall at the Centre for Sport in Headington

    Day Time Team Requirement
    Wednesday 1:45pm - 3:15pm BUCS teams (2x courts) TEAMBrookes Membership
    Wednesday 1:45pm - 3:15pm Social Badminton (3x courts) Social Membership
    Friday 12pm - 12:50pm Brookes Active - Staff Free - Staff Only session
    Friday 8:30pm - 9:30pm BUCS teams (2x courts) TEAMBrookes Membership
    Friday 8:30pm - 9:30pm Social Badminton (3x courts)