- Competitive Inter-School Programme
We select teams to compete in the CollegeSport Aucklandd Badminton competition run at the Auckland Badminton Centre in Gillies Ave. Trials are heldd at the end of terrm 1 and the competition runs through Term 2 and 3.
- Learn to Play/Development Coaching Programme
The option is aimed at newer players or those looking to develop their skills. Run on a Wednesday morning, an Auckland Badminton coach is brought in to work with players on improving their skills and teaching new players the game.
- Selwyn Badminton League
The Selwyn Badminton League caters for those players who are looking for a more social experience and to those who aren’t selected for the school representative teams. Run on a Friday after school in the stadium, students make up their own teams of 4-5 to compete.
Selwyn College selects our top players into teams to represent the school in the College Sport Auckland badminton competition. The competition runs during terms 2 and 3 at the Auckland Badminton centre on weekday afternoon, depending on the grade. All representative teams train with an Auckland Badminton coach on a Wednesday morning.
LEARN TO PLAY/DEVELOPMENT COACHING
The Learn to Play / Development Programme is aimed at teaching interested students who are new to the game how to play badminton, and to help those players who are keen to develop their skills.
SELWYN BADMINTON LEAGUE
The Selwyn Badminton League (Term 2 and 3) is hugely popular and runs at the capacity of 16 teams each term. This is a fantastic opportunity for students to experience competitive badminton in a social environment with no travel requirements.