BAD Club has been continuously engaged in developing and nurturing badminton by taking the game into an untapped market. BAD Club created a platform to improve the badminton skills, competences and competitiveness of the badminton enthusiasts who have not got the luxury to compete in national/mercantile level competitions due to current gap of opportunities in the local badminton arena. With this broad vision, BAD Club introduced number of initiative that helps to increase the competitiveness of the game.
The BAD Club initiate its operations in 2016 with a vision of empowering players who regularly interact with the game even though they are not amongst the top ranking national players. Monthly interactions were developed and ranking system among the members has been establish in order to maintain the momentum and competitiveness among the members. Further inter-club badminton team events and other open tournaments have also been organized to provide more opportunities for the players to enrich their true potential.
Also as a high calorie burning exercise, badminton helps to stay fit via enhancing the stamina and physical fitness of the players which enables them to stay healthy. Further, The BAD Club has been able to develop a friendly culture and inter-personal relationships between the members whereas they can come and enjoy the 2-3 hour session that they play.
In line with the current trend, we are in the process of organizing a Premier League Badminton Contest. Premier badminton accessories provider, Yonex Sunrise Sri Lanka together with Sri Lanka’s fastest growing badminton concept store, Eliteshuttler have become title partners for this inaugural contest.
More than 45 players (Representing 3 badminton clubs) will be sold among 4 franchises on 7th January 2019 in the Official Bid which take place at Chen Active Centre, Maharagama from 9 15 pm to 10.30 pm. The tournament will be held on 14th January 2019 from 8 pm to 11.30 pm at the same venue. Badminton has become a fast growing sport among the working professionals who are in search of way to maintain physical stamina and to manage work stress. The BAD Club has created a platform for the entire badminton enthusiast to actively engage with the game.