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Olympic athlete to host badminton seminars


Taking place in Fort St. John on Sept. 23 and 24, Anna Rice, a two-time Olympic Athlete in Badminton will be hosting a badminton training seminar as part of the Northern B.C. Badminton Road Show.

Rice will be visiting schools, presenting free clinics to teachers and doing camps for youth, adults & families.

Taking place on Sept. 23, Rice and three other badminton coaches will hold instructional seminars at both Ecole Central Elementary School and Bert Bowes Jr. Secondary School. Those will be taking place from 9-11:30 a.m. and 1-3 p.m.

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North Peace Secondary will also be hosting demonstrations for teachers at lunch time, as well as after school from 3:30-5 p.m.

September 23 will also hold the Road Show’s Adult Doubles Basic Camp, which will take place at NPSS from 7-10 p.m. and costs $30 to participate.

Saturday, Sept 24 will include a variety of badminton seminars taking place at the North Peace Secondary School.

There will be a beginner camp for people ages seven and up. That takes place from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. and costs $30. A youth camp for ages 12 and up will run from 2:30-5:30 pm and a mixed doubles basics camp will run from 2:30-5:30 p.m., each also costing $30.

There will also be a family fun seminar, costing $55 for a family of four, or $15 per person, running from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m.

For more information on the Northern B.C. Badminton Road Show, visit its official website or contact Rick at 250-261-6238.  

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