Welcome to Dorset


Welcome to Dorset Community Badminton - offering a wide range of coaching opportunities for all ages and levels of play. Delivering professional weekly junior and adult badminton coaching programmes, holiday camps, competitions and fun events for the whole family.

We welcome players of all ages and standards; focusing on the enjoyment of playing badminton in a relaxed and friendly environment.  With a busy programme of activity and great facilities, Dorset Community Badminton is the place to play!

Our programme is overseen by former world number one, and Double Olympian Julie Bradbury.  Julie has a wealth of playing and coaching experiences and is responsible for the overall programme of activities at the school.  Dorset Community Badminton works in partnership with both Dorset Badminton and Badminton England to deliver current and relevant badminton programmes across the county.

We cater for all ages starting from Tots (age 3-5), Minis (age 5-7), Rookies (age 7-11), Juniors (age 11+) Teens (age 14+) and adults. Our coaches are hugely committed to engaging and helping our players get the most from their badminton experience, whether through energetic fun sessions or recognising and mentoring talented players through our development programme.

Where we teach

Here are the Community Badminton venues where you can play.

  1. Ashdown Leisure Centre

    Adastral Road, Poole, Dorset, BH17 8RE

  2. Budmouth Community Sports Centre

    Budmouth Community Sports Centre, Chickerell Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 9SY

  3. Emmanuel Middle School

    Emmanuel Sports Hall Howe Lane, -, Verwood, BH31 6JF

  4. Hamworthy Park Junior School

    Ashmore Cres, Poole, Dorset, BH15 4DG

  5. LeAF Studio

    Holloway Ave, -, Bournemouth, -, BH11 9JW

  6. Poole High School

    Wimborne Rd, -, -, Poole, BH15 2BW

  7. Purbeck Sports Centre Tennis Club

    Purbeck Sports Centre, Worgret Road, WAREHAM, Dorset, BH20 4PH

  8. Queen Elizabeth Leisure Centre

    Queen Elizabeths School, Hillbutts, WIMBORNE, Dorset, BH21 4DT

  9. Redlands Community Sports Hub

    Dorchester Road, Dorset, Weymouth, DT3 5AW

  10. St Marys School

    Shaftesbury, Shaftesbury, Shaftesbury, SP7 9LP

  11. Two Riversmeet Leisure Centre

    Two Riversmeet Leisure Centre, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1HW

  12. Verwood Hub

    Brockway, Verwood, Verwood, BH31 7QE

Our Partners

Badminton England
Dorset Badminton