Premier Schools

Premier Schools and Premier Colleges will:

  • Promote badminton in Schools, Colleges and the Community Badminton Network by providing excellent playing and coaching opportunities for everyone
  • Increase opportunities for playing badminton and raise standards for all and provide opportunities for volunteering and officiating
  • To provide everyone who comes into contact with the school / college a positive experience of badminton

Key Objectives:

  • To support a high quality learning programme in badminton
  • To provide a high quality teaching and coaching programme to support and benefit all students, extending this programme into local schools and the community
  • To provide best practice in the nurturing of young badminton talent, including identification and development of talented performers, coaches, volunteers and officials
  • To raise the profile of the game through enjoyment and opportunity

In Somerset, both Preston School, Yeovil and Yeovil College have achieved this status (with Sexeys, Bruton currently applying).


For information about badminton at Yeovil College -