Open Training program is aimed at players over 16 years old (no experience required), motivated to learn new badminton skills, improve their game, or just get more court time under their belt. Open Training is held once per week on Sundays (5.00pm-7.00pm) during school term and registrations are taken on a quarterly basis (first come first serve to a maximum of 20 players each term).

This development opportunity is open to players in the following order of priority:

  1. Club level (casual and non-representative D & C grade) players
  2. Current WBA Masters or Senior Division players
  3. All other players

Click Here to Register for Open Training


Senior Rep Squad program is aimed at players over 18 years old motivated to represent and compete for Waikato at regional and national tournaments. Trials for Senior Representative Teams typically occur in February of each year.

Waikato has 3 teams entered in the 2021 Senior Division Inter Association competition. All nominating players are required to attend trials, unless permission has been granted by the selectors.

The Senior Rep Squad trains twice per week on Tuesdays (5.30pm-7.00pm) and Thursdays (5.30pm-7.30pm at the Eastlink Badminton Stadium OR 5.45pm-7.45pm at Hamilton Boys High School depending on the time of year).

Click Here to Nominate for a 2021 Representative Team

2021 Representative Teams:

2021 WBA Senior Rep squads & teams

2021 Information for Visiting Teams:

Court Allocations

Accommodation options (mention Waikato Badminton): Ulster Lodge Motelor Alcamo Hotel

Hospitality Partner (mention Waikato Badminton when booking): THE COOK

25% OFF all full priced FOOD and BEVERAGES
Rally your team and head to COOK STREET SOCIAL for lunch, dinner OR drinks and nibbles.
A flick, hop and shuttlecock away.
Address: 7 Cook Street, Hamilton East
Phone: 07 8566088
Must be 18 and over, or with a parent or legal guardian; T’s and C’s Apply; Bookings Essential.


For more information with regards to Open Age Group / Senior Division please email or phone:

p 027 856 3049