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We're hiring!

We are now hiring for this year's spring & summer programming!
This year, we are looking to add an administration & programs assistant, as well as camp leaders and camp & clinic coaches
Click on the links to see the job postings and application details.

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2022 Manitoba Junior Regional Challenge (part of the MB Games Sport Series)

*NEW TO THE CALENDAR*
The MBA invites all junior athletes in Manitoba to gear up and represent their region at the 2022 Manitoba Junior Regional Challenge!

The Challenge is the newest event on our calendar and is open to junior athletes who are full-time residents on Manitoba. Athletes will not only be representing themselves, but their home region in this new event. Click here for a regional map.

QUICK FACTS
location: Prairie Badminton (2-275 De Baets, Winnipeg)
dates: June 3rd to 5th
cost: $30/athlete (1 event) or $40/athlete (2-3 events)
  *athletes registering in doubles or mixed doubles must do so with an athlete from their region
includes: 2 competition shirts (so you can represent your team!), 1 regional practice & games day to meet your teammates & regional coaches, prizes, medals, and more!
registration deadline: Thursday, May 26th at 11:59pm
  *register before May 12th to be entered to win a new Yonex Astrox 77!

 

Tournament Hotel

We have made an arrangement with the Best Western Premier on Regent (900 Regent Avenue West). Rooms will be $90 per night for double occupancy ($10 per night for each additional occupant, max 4) and include a hot breakfast.

 

Please use this link to book before May 19th to receive the deal.  https://www.bestwestern.com/en_US/book/hotel-rooms.63018.html?groupId=1E8UN9K8

*It will show $145/night at the link and the reduction will be made when registering at the hotel for the tournament as Badminton Manitoba will be paying a portion of each stay.

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To register, please head to the tournament page
Athletes will need a valid 2021-2022 Provincial (Junior) or National (Junior) membership. Please go to our Individual Membership page for information on how to purchase or upgrade your membership.

The tournament will be run according to our Return to Play policy, which can be found on our COVID-19: Return to Play page.

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2022 School Team Championships — register now!

Don't miss our 2022 School Team Championships!
On April 8th and 9th, join un in Niverville at the new Community Resource & Rec Centre for the Grades 7 & 8 Team Championship and the High School Team Championship.

A team championship event in unlike any other on the provincial or school tournament circuit. Read our What is a team championship? document to find out all about it. Participating schools can expect an exciting atmosphere, camaraderie, and great prizes!

To register, head to our the Grades 7&8 Team Championship or the High School Team Championship tournament pages and download our team registration form. Email a photo or scan of your form to [email protected] and we'll do the rest!

QUICK FACTS
location: Community Resource & Rec Centre (501 Centre St, Niverville)
dates: April 8th (10am-7pm) & April 9th (10am-6pm)
cost: $150/team
team composition: 6-10 athletes
teams per school: unlimited

registration deadline: Wednesday, April 6th
 

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2022 MBA-Yonex Summer Camps

Registration has opened for the 2022 MBA-Yonex Summer Camps! A MBA School of Badminton initiative, our summer camps will run for 8 weeks through July and August.
This summer, we'll be offering a para-badminton camp, two camps in partnership with Table Tennis Manitoba, as well as our always-popular All-Girls camp in August.

new in 2022
— 5 spots/week have been made available for participants looking for half-day options! 5 full days isn't for you? Sign up for mornings or afternoons!
— Get Outta Winnipeg circuit: join us outside the capital for camps, mini-camps, and clinics throughout the province. Stay tuned as more locations and dates get added to the schedule!

Head to our Summer Camps page for schedules, registration details, and more info.

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2022 Yonex Manitoba Senior Provincial Championship

For the first time since 2019, join us at the Yonex Manitoba Senior Provincial Championship!

This year, players are invited to register in either the A or B&C Event.
While a single-consolation format will be used for the A events, players registering in B&C events can expect a guaranteed 3 matches.

To register, please head to the tournament page
Athletes will need a valid Provincial or National membership. Please go to our Individual Membership page for information on how to purchase or upgrade your membership.


The tournament will be run according to our Return to Play policy, which can be found on our COVID-19: Return to Play page.

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Cryptocoin Company Open

There are only two days left to register for the new Cryptocoin Company Open! With $3700 in prizes available and both A and B draws, don't miss the Winnipeg Winter Club's new addition to our tournament circuit!

To register, please head to the tournament page
Athletes will need a valid Provincial or National membership. Please go to our Individual Membership page for information on how to purchase or upgrade your membership.


The tournament will be run according to our new Return to Play policy, which can be found on our COVID-19: Return to Play page.

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2022 Manitoba Seniors & Masters Provincial Championship

The Manitoba Seniors & Masters Provincial Championship returns next weekend!⁠ 
This is a great tournament with a relaxed and fun atmosphere. This tournament has 30+, 40+, 50+, and 60+ age categories. Participants 30+ can register in all 3 events (singles, doubles, mixed doubles) and participants 40+ can register in up to 4, as they can double up on events and play in lower age brackets as well.

We've extended the deadline to Monday, March 21st. Don't wait!
If you haven't, be sure to get your 2021-2022 Provincial Membership first, then head over to tournamentsoftware.com to register.⁠

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Smash the Curve Spring Break Mini-Camps

Our mini-camps are back!

For 3 days this spring break, join us from 9am-4pm for a day of fun and learning!
Click here for more info and here to register!
 

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Aboriginal Coaching Module April 3rd

The NCCP Aboriginal Coaching Module in partnership with the MASRC on April 3rd at 9am. 

 

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*NEW* for 2021-2022 — School Team Membership Package

For the first time, the MBA is now offering a School Team Membership, with two packages available!

This membership affiliates your team with the Association and supports the overall effort to build badminton in the province by connecting you to the greater community and providing much-needed resources and benefits, including:
 — 2021-2022 Individual Base Membership for all registered members (value of $10/athlete)
 — 2021-2022 Individual Coaching License for registered volunteer coaches (value of $25/coach)
 — access to MBA's school team competitions
 — Yonex Shuttle Return Program (Package 2 only): 1 shuttle per athlete registered
 — MBA website representation
 — 1 free coach or athlete clinic per season
 — MBA support and assistance when needed

Head to our School Team Membership page for more info!

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03-04-2022-2022 Manitoba Yonex Junior Provincial Championship presented by Shawn Nason
03-02-2022-A Guide to MBA Tournaments
02-25-2022-Return to Play Policy update
02-24-2022-2022 Yonex Pal Chawla Manitoba Junior Open — Deadline extended!
02-22-2022-Club-Run Spring Break Camps - Winnipeg
01-22-2022-MBA Web Learning Series — Episode 1
12-21-2021-UPDATED: Tournament protocols
12-15-2021-2022 Yonex Pal Chawla Manitoba Junior Open
11-13-2021-2023 Canada Winter Games Female Team Manager Applications Open!
11-12-2021-2021 Beyond the Perimeter Badminton Junior Showdown

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