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Recent NEWS & AnnounceMents
Open Position: Singles Assistant Coach (Closed)
Update: 30 June 2022
Singapore Badminton Association (SBA) is inviting applications for the position of Singapore Badminton Singles Assistant Coach.
*Closing date on 14th July 2022
Saturday, 16th July 2022 (Closed)
Update: 6 July 2022
Topics which could be covered include anything concerning Performance, Players Pathway and Coach Development.
Sign up today!
Upcoming Coaching Courses and Skills Test
Update: 11 April 2022
SBA will be organising the following:
- Skills Test
- BWF Level 1/ CoachSG Full Integration Level 1 Course
- BWF Level 2 Course
SBA – BWF Level 2 Coaching Course (Technical)
Update: Dec 2022
BWF Level 2 is an Advanced Coaching Award, intended for Badminton Coaches with an interest in Planning and Delivering a one-year training programme.
SBA plans to conduct a BWF Level 2 coaching course in Q1 of 2023, expression of interest is open till 31 December 2022.
National Open Championship Updates
Update: Dec 2022
Please note that there will be a change in registration regulation starting from National Open Championships 2024.
With the establishment of the National Ranking System and sanction tournaments with ranking points across the year, future National Open Championships be accepting registrations based on ranking points for the Open event and will no longer be on a first come first serve basis.
Registration for National Open Championships 2023 will be open on 15 Dec, 8:00pm.
SBA Regional Training Centres – Update
Update: 27 June 2022
SBA would like to announce that 2 new RTC applications have been approved by the Evaluation Panel and will be joining our current RTC partner, Doublestar Sports Pte Ltd.
The Evaluation Panel made up of members from SBA and SportSG have comprehensively assessed the applications and have confirmed the following:
RTCs to be awarded to:
- D & J Badminton Pte Ltd at Our Tampines Hub venue
- Uni King Group Pte Ltd at Hougang venue
SBA – Technical Official Manual
We’re pleased to share that SBA’s Technical Official Manual has just launched!
WHO WE ARE
We are the Singapore Badminton Association.
Founded in 1929, The Singapore Badminton Association (SBA) seeks to promote and develop badminton, one of the most popular sports in Singapore, as well as establish the Republic as a top badminton nation in the world. As the governing board for badminton in Singapore, SBA co-ordinates, regulates, advises and administers all matters relating to the sport.
SBA is a member of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) and Badminton Asia Confederation (BAC), and an affiliate of the Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC). SBA, which has a total of 32 member clubs, is led by an elected Management Committee headed by its President, Mr. Lawrence Leow, who is also the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Crescendas Group.
ABOUT THE SBA - THE WORK WE DO
Assets and Facilities
Manages all matters relating to the use, upkeep and maintenance of all the Association premises.
Pathway and Development
Development of milestones that will provide the building blocks of strategic goal for our athletes. Coaching, training and selection of players to represent the Association in competitions and tournaments in Singapore and abroad.
Membership and Partners
Engaging members and partners to promote badminton.
Tournament and Technical Officials
Promoting, organizing and managing all competitions and tournaments including the appointment of technical officials, such as umpires, line judges and referees.
Business Development and Awards
Developing a viable and well-articulated business plan to generate revenue for SBA, through fundraising, sponsorship and partnerships.
Finance & Audit
Responsible for all financial matters of the Association. Audit also assists the Management Committee in its oversight of the reliability and integrity of accounting policies and financial reporting and disclosure practices.
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WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT!
support the sba by donating to us today
We are a charity registered under the Charities Act, and are recognised as an Institution of a Public Character (IPC) by the Commissioner of Charities. What this means is you can be rest assured we are fully accountable to every cent you donate to us.
Donations to the SBA would be used to power our high performance and high participation programs. These would include development programs that allow our players to compete in events like the Youth Olympics, SEA Games, Singapore Open, and many many more.
Due to our IPC status, you also will get a 250% tax deduction when you donate. Thank you so much in advance!