The Coaching Team

KBC Coaching includes Junior programs for ages 6 and up, and a variety of adult programs.  Head Coach Scot Young, an independent contractor of KBC, also offers private lessons at a rate of $50/hour plus $5 court fee to the club.  Semi-private lessons are +$10/hour for each additional student (max. 4).  45 minutes lessons are available at $40 plus court fee.  Package deals are also available.  Contact the Scot for more details.  

Head Coach: Scot Young

Phone: 780 720-1147, E-mail:

Scot has been playing badminton for 36 years and been a professional coach for 22 years. He has competed at a national level and medalled in junior, open and masters competitions. Scot has been an assistant coach at the Vancouver Lawn Tennis and Badminton Club (6 years), the Royal Glenora Club (8 years), and been the head pro at the Red Willow Badminton Club (2 years). He has conducted clinics for Badminton Alberta and B.C. Scot's students have won championships at the local, provincial, collegiate, national and international levels. In addition to conducting the junior lessons, Scot is offering adult beginner sessions and adult intermediate sessions A competitive/advanced training group and a masters group will be added soon.

Assistant Coach: Cory Kunz

Cory has been playing badminton since grade 11. He has a great passion for the game, and plays competitively at least twice a week. His energetic outlook and love for the game are perfect assets in a young coach, and we look forward to Cory helping our coaching team for years to come.