The Coaching Team

Junior Director: Victor Yap

Victor has been at KBC since he was the age of 7. At the age of 11, he started playing badminton competitively. Eventually he managed to compete well at the provincial and national level winning multiple titles. In the past, he has represented BC in the Western Canadian Games. When he was younger, he also represented the Thomson-Okanagan area, in the BC Winter Games. Victor has been coaching for 4 years now, mainly at KBC and partly with Kelowna Secondary School. He currently has his NCCP level 1 technical accreditation.  Working with juniors is something that Victor is really passionate about. He looks forward to ensuring all the juniors have a fun time, and improving their badminton skills as well.

 

 

Junior Coach: Hayden Ostram

Hayden has been playing badminton since he was 13. He is currently a student at KSS and is looking to go to UCBO. After playing local tournaments for some time he now competes at a Provincial level. Hayden's ambition is to become a strong force on the National circuit. Hayden loves coaching the juniors and looks forward to helping develop their skills and their positive attitude to the game.

Assistant Coach: Mike Mitson

Mike is well known around the club for his great badminton skills and top quality coaching. We are excited to have him on board as assistant coach for the 2014/15 season.

 

Head Coach

KELOWNA BADMINTON CLUB is looking for a PART TIME HEAD COACH to lead all junior programs. This position is currently providing 12 hours of coaching per week (not including any private clinics, camps, or lessons). NCCP level 1 and 2 are recommended but not required. 

To apply, or for more information, contact the KBC Junior Director at kelownajuniorbadminton@gmail.com