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Adult League Play-Sunday, Nov 24

Join us for our first adult League play of the season on Sunday, Nov 24 at Innisdale S.S. in Barrie. Lunch is provided and there will also be draw prizes. It’s a chance to play with many different partners as everyone enters as a Partner Request. Register by Tuesday, Nov 19.

Ontario Winter Games Tryouts

GBDBA is currently looking for athletes who are interested to represent GBDBA at the 2020 Ontario Winter Games(OWG).
The 2020 OWG will be held at Orillia February 27th to March 1st, 2020.
The next Winter Games Tryouts has been rescheduled to November 9th, 2019.
Dates: Saturday November 9th, 2019Location: Eastview Secondary School, 421 Grove Street East, Barrie, L4M 5S0
(Please the use parking lot on Nelson Street and access through door #7)
Time: 1pm – 4pm.
Fee: $25.00 each tryout (exact cash or cheque to GBDBA)

You can register using the following link before Friday November 8th, 2019 

Please review the eligibility requirements in here:https://www.gbdba.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Requirements-of-Junior-Competitive-Membership.pdf

GBDBA Masters Event – Oct 26 & 27

Join us for the first Masters Event of the season at the Machi Badminton Center. Early bird registration is until Saturday, October 12. Entries will be received until Saturday, October 19. Click here for more info and registration.

Regional Umpire Training Opportunity

BON is trying to find out if there is any interest in the community for Regional Umpire Training.  If anybody has interest in pursuing officiating, we will work with Ian Lagden to schedule a course in the fall at one of the tournaments. More information on the Officiating Pathway may be found here: http://www.badmintonontario.ca/Programs/Officiating/PathwaystoUmpireCertification.aspx

We will be taking the names of those interested in this survey link:


Annual General Meeting – June 8, 2019

Join us as we highlight this season’s accomplishments and plans for next year.  Our AGM will be held at Georgian College, Barrie Campus, Room A120 from 10am-12pm.

Park in lots 3,4 or 5 and enter via the Athletic Center located in J building. Club Reps will have their parking reimbursed by GBDBA. Use the Honk Mobile app to pay for parking.

Lunch will be provided to those attending the AGM as well as the Junior meeting that follows at 1pm.  Please rsvp to contact@gbdba.ca by May 31.