Juniors

Little Smashers and Junior Clubs

St Austell Bay has two groups for children. All groups are suitable for any ability from beginner to the more accomplished player. New players are welcome so get in touch to give this sport a go!

Little Smashers Group

  • For school years from 2 to 6 (ages from 6 to 10).
  • Meets Tuesdays from 5pm to 5:45pm between September and Easter at Tregorrick Leisure Centre in St Austell.
  • Cost is £4 per session or £55 for all sessions.

Junior Groups

  • For school years from 7 to 13 (ages from 11 to 17).
  • Meets Tuesdays from 6pm to 7pm between September and Easter at Tregorrick Leisure Centre in St Austell.
  • Cost is £4 per session or £70 for all sessions. There is an extra £5 fee for those that wish to play in Badminton England tournaments.
  • There are opportunities for the older accomplished players to integrate with the Senior Club.
  • On occasions accomplished players could take part in senior league matches.

What To Expect

  • Badminton England Approved Child Protection Policy.
  • Badminton England Qualified Coaches.
  • A Friendly Welcome from Coaches and Members.
  • Fun Play.
  • Skills Training.
  • Match Play Preparation.

Coaches

  • Lead Coach:
    • Jeremy Roberts
  • Coaches:
    • Paul Haley
    • Steve Clark
    • Lyndon Allen 
  • Coaching assistant: 
    • James Wherry