Badminton Australia

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national senior program

The National Senior Program brings together the very best athletes across Australia for a series of camps each year to ready these athletes for Olympic, Commonwealth and regular International representation

The National Senior Program is predominantly a camp-based environment bringing together the very best senior athletes and their coaches from around the country to assist and support overall and holistic development. The main objective is to provide development opportunities and experiences to our leading national senior athletes and their coaches to assist with the progression on to the world stage and Olympic & Commonwealth Games level. Selections for this program will be based on the Badminton Australia National Selection Criteria & Guidelines. A minimum of three camps will be delivered throughout the year and based at the Australian Institute of Sport and other various venues around the country as appropriate. Athletes selected in this program will be in the Podium category of the AIS Categorisation Model

  • Eligible national team selection
  • International competition schedule
  • min 3 x National Camps pa
  • CAPS (Coaches, Athletes, Parents, Staff) stakeholder meetings
  • Club daily training environment resource support
  • Potential state training squad opportunities
  • Documented athlete development plan
  • Ongoing coach professional development
  • Individualised physical performance program
  • Sports science support
  • Health and wellbeing plan
  • Parent education sessions
  • Career planning support

Click here to see the current National Senior Program Athletes