Badminton is a growing sport at AJHS and is enjoyed by students from years 7-10.
We enter teams in the Badminton North Harbour Intermediate and Junior College Competitions which are played in term 3. The competition will be held at either Badminton North Harbour, located in Bond Cresent, Foresthill or at Active Badminton located in Apollo Drive, Mairangi Bay. this is a team competition with a minimum of 4 players required in each team. Students play singles and doubles.
Junior Girls (Year 9 and 10) Intermediate Girls (Year 7 and 8)
Junior Boys (Year 9 and 10) Intermediate Boys (Year 7 and 8)
Days of Play from 2019: (2020 Days of play to be confirmed)
Year 9 and 10 Girls: Wednesday Year 7 and 8 Girls: Wednesday
Year 9 and 10 Boys: Thursday Year 7 and 8 Boys: Monday
Games are played from 4pm to 5.30pm.
Students wishing to take part do not need experience, they just need to be keen to learn and have a racquet.
Trials for term 3 competition teams will be held in term 2. trial dates and times will be advised to those who registered.
Students must practice and compete in their correct AJHS PE shirt and AJHS PE shorts. Suitable sports footwear must also be worn.
Junior Boys and Girls (Year 9 and 10) $90
Intermediate Boys and Girls (Year 7 and 8) $90
Compulsory Sports Administration Fee $25.00 (paid once only)
We offer a badminton club during term 1 which is open to all students that want to give badminton a go. No experience necessary. Badminton rackets supplied for those that don’t own one. This will be run on Fridays and will commence on the 21st February in the AJHS Gym.
Time: Year 7 Girls & Boys and Year 8 Girls – 3.30pm – 4.15pm
Year 8 Boys and Year 9 & 10 Girls & Boys – 4.15pm to 5pm
Cost: $10.00 per student paid in advance or $2.00 each session
Badminton Co-Ordinator: Mrs Jo Monkton