Badminton has been included within the catalog of sports disciplines of the Mexican Physical Education National Program since 2014 and the Shuttle Time Program has been implemented as the basic methodology in the teaching of national school badminton since 2013 where teachers from the various states of the Mexican Republic are being trained under this structure.
Annually, Badminton Mexican Association in coordination with the National Commission of Sports organizes a National School Championship where representative teams of various States participate. This championship has two categories: under 13 years and under 11 years, boys, girls and mixed doubles.
The first championship was held in 2013 with the participation of 12 states and this year, 24 of the 32 states that conforms Mexico have participated with their regional teams in the city of Guadalajara, Jalisco.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]
Shuttle Time for PNG
The sport of badminton was first introduced to a few Port Moresby schools and communities in 2016. It is currently popular among the Asian community and nationals are only beginning to embrace this new sport. With the Badminton World Federation’s Shuttle Time program, it is now gaining a lot o
Impact of the Shuttle Time Big Hit Festivals
Attendees at the Shuttle Time Big Hit primary festivals and secondary/community engagement activities Our development team organised a very ambitious programme for primary and secondary pupils, young leaders, community groups and teachers that engaged with a total of 5065 childre
Cuba: Mega Event Shuttle Time
For four straight years, the ‘Mega Event Shuttle Time’ has been held in Cuba, an activity that brings together children from schools linked to the project, which serves to contrast the lessons learned in the sessions given by the Physical Education teachers. This event is con
Surinamese and Badminton
Badminton is first of all a ludic sport, easy and accessible at any age. It allows the child or the adolescent to practice an intensive sport while preserving his joints thanks to the lightness and the handiness of the equipment, to improve his psychomotor capacities by the originality of the trajec
Balloons and Badminton: Smashing Stigma in Fiji
Horror stories of children with disabilities living in shame are gradually being replaced with stories of success in Fiji, and badminton, albeit a barely-recognisable version of the superfast sport, is playing an important part in this life-giving transition. [/vc_column_text][vc_separator