Badminton

Tyneside Badminton Centre’s primary aim  is to serve the badminton community in the North-East of England. Members who join the Tyneside Badminton Centre gain access to a range of playing opportunities covering all ages and abilities, all hosted in one of the best badminton facilities in the country. Look down the page for more details on membership, facilities and a whole range of activities that we offer.

Membership

We want badminton to be as accessible as possible, so joining the Tyneside Badminton Centre couldn’t be easier. We charge a membership fee of £5 per annum! If you aren’t a member but want to join, then our staff will take your details when you first book. Benefits of membership can be found here.

Badminton facilities

Badminton Court

9 badminton courts



We have 9 courts available for hire in two halls.

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Sprung, non-slip floor


The courts are sprung and non-slip, with court markings for badminton only.

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Viewing balcony


We have a viewing balcony allowing spectators and coaches to view from an elevated position.

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Fixed nets


Net posts are fixed in place and nets are set at the required height.

Badminton court hire prices

Non-member prices

Junior Court Hire

*All times. All participants must be 16 years of age or younger.  Book now.

Off Peak Adult

*Adult (16+) off peak rate Monday to Friday up to 6pm.   Book now.

Peak Adult

* Adult (16+) peak rate Monday to Friday after 6pm and weekends. Book now.

Block Booking

*Minimum of 10 sessions, paid for in advance and booked on a use or lose it basis. Contact Us.

Member prices

Junior Court Hire

*All times. All participants must be 17 years of age or younger.  Book now.

Off Peak Adult

*Adult (18+) off peak rate Monday to Friday up to 6pm.   Book now.

Peak Adult

* Adult (18+) peak rate Monday to Friday after 6pm and weekends. Book now.

Block Booking

*Minimum of 10 sessions, paid for in advance and booked on a use or lose it basis. Contact Us.

Badminton coaching

Looking to improve your game?

TBC provides coaching to members for all ages and abilities, from beginner to international level. This can be on an individual basis or in small groups.

Pay and Play

TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY
7.00PM - 9.00PM
Members £6.50 | Non-members £7

These sessions are suitable for adult players (16+) of a recreational level who like to play games against a variety of opponents.

This session isn’t suitable for beginners (more details available here) or league players.

Please note that numbers are restricted to 20 participants so prepayment is required by booking online. Due to restricted numbers we are unable to guarantee a place for participants who arrive without pre-booking.

Note that due to the demand for places payments are non-transferable and non-refundable.

 

Little Smashers (7-11 yrs old)

SATURDAY / SUNDAY
1.00PM-2.00PM
Members £4.00 | Non-members £4.50

Our youngest junior members have the opportunity to play within our highly popular Little Smashers (7-11years old) group .

These sessions combine coaching of basic skills and supervised game play.

Places are limited so must be pre-booked and pre-paid online.

Parents are welcome to stay throughout the session, or alternatively drop-off & collect.

Saturday Smashers | Tyneside Badminton Centre
Saturday Sharks | Tyneside Badminton Centre

Smashers (11-18yrs old)

SATURDAY / SUNDAY
2.00PM-3.00PMM
Members £4 | Non-members £4.50

 

Our older junior members have the opportunity to play within our thriving Sharks group.

These sessions combine game-based skills and supervised match play.

Places are limited so must be pre-booked and pre-paid online.

Parents are welcome to stay throughout the session, or alternatively drop-off & collect.

Keenagers (50+)

WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY
10.30AM-12.00PM
Members £4.50 | Non-members £5

Tyneside Badminton Centre’s Keenager (50+) badminton sessions are suitable for adult players of a recreational level who enjoy playing against a variety of opponents.

Shuttles and rackets are provided.

Keenagers | Tyneside Badminton Centre

Badminton clubs

The Tyneside Badminton Centre hosts a number of badminton clubs, both senior and junior, to provide a vibrant hub for the sport.

Schools Badminton

Tyneside Badminton Centre has over the last few years run a number of activities for schools, both at the centre and as part of a schools outreach programme. Schools we have worked with include:

  • Sacred Heart
  • St Cuthberts
  • Walbottle Campus
  • Thorp Academy
  • Brunton First School
  • Hilton Academy
  • Ouseburn Primary Trust
  • Beech Hill Primary
  • St Mary’s
In addition we have run a number of schools tournaments both independently and in conjunction with Tyne and Wear Sport

    Saturday Smashers | Tyneside Badminton Centre

    External Groups

    Over the years Tyneside Badminton Centre has provided coaching expertise to support a wide range of external groups, including for example Liberdade, Barnardos and the NHS Early Intervention Psychosis group. Please contact us if you are a member of an external group wanting to play some badminton with the support of a coach, to benefit both members of that groups our as part of a staff CPD program.

    Book a badminton court

    You can book a court for a single session (1 hour), or request a block booking of 10 sessions or more.To do this, click on the link below.

    Upcoming Badminton events

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