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Improve Your Badminton Game

If you’re tired of not being able to improve your badminton game, then it’s time to join The Badminton Hub membership today. Whether you’re a beginner, intermediate or super competitive, we’ll personally teach you the principles of badminton that are proven to help you move effortlessly around the court, improve your technique and become a master at game strategy.

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Learn at Your Pace from Anywhere in the World!

Our badminton programs are delivered online so you can learn from wherever you are, at your own pace with support available right when you need it.

Develop Power, Balance and Stability

We’ll help you to train your body to move in new ways that disrupt and challenge your balance so that you become a more powerful player.

Move Effortlessly Around the Court

Learn how to be agile around the court with footwork drills designed to improve your reactions and sudden movements.

Crystal Clear Roadmap to Guarantee Results

Work one on one with your badminton coach to map out your specific badminton goals and how you will achieve them.

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Master the Right Shots from Every Corner and Every Angle

Good technique is essential, which is why we’ll teach you how to serve, clear, drop, smash, backhand, net, and even play deceptive shots.

Learn the Best Routines to Help You Improve Faster

We’ll show you specific badminton drills to help you improve your footwork, fitness and racket skills that will take your game to the next level.

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Better Technique, Movement & Game Tactics Leads to Winning Matches!


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Why Your Technique Matters

How would your badminton change if you were able to move around the court easily, enhance your game tactics and develop an effective (and deceptive) technique? Would you feel more confident? Would you have more fun? Would you win more matches?

At The Badminton Hub, we’ve helped many badminton players improve their technique and watch them start to win matches and move up to the next competition grade. Now they’re wondering what the next step is to go even further. Our virtual coaching membership is THE road map to getting better and building confidence for badminton players of all levels.

Foundation Membership Benefits

  • private badminton training classes

    UNLIMITED Video Analysis of Your Technique, Footwork and Game Tactics by Head Coach Craig Pethebridge

  • Detailed Step-By-Step Technique Exercises and Fixes

  • Customised Downloadable Workouts

  • EXCLUSIVE Private Coaching Q&A with
    Craig Pethebridge

  • Special DISCOUNTS for 1:1 and Group Coaching



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No lock-in contracts. Cancel anytime. FREE updates as we add more 'Fix Your Technique' drills, badminton and footwork routines to the library. Stay on this low rate for as long as you are a member.

Meet the Team

Craig Pethebridge - Adults Badminton Coaching Melbourne

Craig Petherbridge

WBF Professional Coach & Badminton Enthusiast

Craig has worked as a badminton coach with elite players and at various schools, universities and clubs for over 20 years. I create customised programs for each session outlining key goals to provide the best results, whilst building moral and confidence for each player. Team skills, training techniques, fitness, fair play and discipline are also incorporated into my training agenda to help players really take their badminton game to the next level.

• BWF Level 1 Coaching Certificate
• PSA – Community Coaching Certificate – General Principles
• Registered Coach – Badminton Australia
• PBTR – Child Protection Course
• PBTR – Harassment and Discrimination Course
• Course in First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis
• Working with Children Check

Badminton training coach

Grant Thomas

WBF Professional Coach

Grant formerly trained under world doubles champion Ong Beng Teong from Malaysia and has over 15 years coaching experience as a WBF accredited coach. He delivers high quality badminton performance programs for entire clubs with energy, passion and commitment.

Badminton training coach

Aaron Pham

Doubles Specialist

Aaron is an absolute legend for the power of his jump smash. His passionate swings and fast and flexible attack make him the king of the doubles court. Being a tactical specialist, he has the unique ability to help guide and coach players to win more matches.

Badminton training coach

Ryan O'Neill-Fong

Singles and Mixed Expert

Ryan is a singles and mixed doubles specialist and former national player for New Zealand. Ryan packs a hard smash and his effortless defence skills making him a formidable opponent on the court. His perfect technique allows him to coach and motivate players of all levels.


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For Only $99 (USD) for Monthly Membership or $950 for Yearly Membership with Absolutely Everything Included.

No lock-in contracts. Cancel anytime. FREE updates as we add more ‘Fix Your technique’ drills, badminton and footwork routines to the library. Stay on this low rate for as long as you are a member.

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365 Day Play Better Badminton GUARANTEE

I’m confident you will be playing better badminton in just a few weeks but you have a full 365 days to try it. If you’re not playing better badminton in that time simply email coach@thebadmintoncoach.com for a full refund. The reason I’ve worked with so many players and athletes over the past 20 years is because of word-of-mouth from players like you, because I’m committed to getting results for everyone that works with me.

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Play Better Badminton Now

Get EXCLUSIVE access to virtual badminton coaching starting at just $99 / month and play better badminton today.

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You might have some questions about the membership. These are the most commonly asked questions....

How do I know if The Badminton Hub membership is right for me?

If you’ve ever been frustrated with a lack of improvement or you imagine playing badminton with speed and ease around the court but you’re just not sure how…

The membership will provide you with the coaching and tools to improve your technique, footwork, fitness and ability to compete. It’s not for anyone wanting a ‘quick fix’ or short-term solution.

We’re about developing skills for life and putting in the work required to get there. If you want to become a better badminton player and feel like you haven’t reached your potential yet…this is for you.

What is the "Play Better Badminton" guarantee all about?

I’m so certain you will be playing better badminton that if for some crazy reason you haven’t improved after 12 months, I’ll happily refund your entire membership fee*. Simply contact our support team here.

How can I cancel my membership?

Most members stick around for years, but in the unlikely event you’d like to cancel your membership, you can email support@thebadmintonhub.com. There’s no lock-in contract and you can cancel anytime. There are no refunds on the unused portion of your membership.

How does the video analysis work?

Getting a video analysis of you playing badminton is simple. All you need to do is take a 10-15 minute video of yourself either:

  • Doing footwork or training routines
  • Playing a match
  • Practising a specific shot
  • A combination of the above

Upload your video to a private YouTube account, then post the link in your private account on The Badminton Hub website, and I’ll do the rest. If you’re not comfortable using Youtube, then you can send me a private link to your video via Dropbox or email. I’ll do a complete analysis for you for each video with adjustments to make, drills to follow and key focus areas. These will also be posted in your members only account on The Badminton Hub website.

How do I film myself playing badminton?

The best angles to get are from directly behind you whilst you are playing on court. (and to the side if you would like analysis of a particular stroke. i.e. front of court for net shots. Back of court for overhead shots). You can even film yourself playing in a competition and send this through for observation and analysis. Just remember that it’s always best to use a good tripod to improve your video quality which you can attach your mobile phone or iPad too.

What currency is the pricing in?

Due to the global nature of our business, all pricing is in US Dollars (USD). If your accounting is not in USD, your billing statement may show the converted price to your country’s currency. Exchange rates are calculated by Stripe at the time of purchase.

It’s Never Too Late To Improve Your Badminton
and be Able to Master Good Technique, Footwork,
Fitness, Mindset and Game Strategy at The Badminton Hub

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By purchasing, I agree to be sent marketing communications and acknowledge that I am aware of all risks associated with participating in badminton activities as well as any kind of fitness activities and exercises. I assume all responsibility and will not hold The Badminton Hub, its owners, its employees and affiliates, responsible for any injuries incurred as well as any costs associated with those injuries. I will observe and adhere to all safety precautions and facility rules when engaging in any activities associated with this program. We Respect Your Privacy & Information.

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The Badminton Hub

Privacy and cookies policy www.thebadmintonhub.com.au

1. Introduction
1.1 We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; in this policy we explain how we will treat your personal information.
1.2 By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

2. Collecting personal information
2.1 We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:
(a) Information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website
(including your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths). This information is held solely to optimise the performance of the website foryour use.
(b) Information that you provide to us when registering with our website and completing your profile on our website (including your name, email address, login password and profile pictures). This information is held for the functional operation of the website.
(c) Information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our email notifications and/or blogs and newsletters (including your name and email address).
(d) Information that you provide to us when using the services on our website, or that is generated in the course of the use of those services (including the timing,frequency and pattern of service use). This information is held to optimise the performance of the website and guide the development of new features.
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(f) Information that you provide us relating to your athletic performance, fitness, health and recording of your training sessions. This information is held for the effective operation of the website and provide coaching advice to improve your swimming ability.
(g) Information that you post to our website for publication on the internet.
(h) Information contained in or relating to any communications that you send to us or send through our website (including the communication content and meta data associated with the communication).

2.2 Before you disclose to us the personal information of another person, you must obtain that person’s consent to both the disclosure and the processing of that personal information in accordance with this policy.
3. Using personal information
3.1 Personal information submitted to us through our website will be used for the purposes specified in this policy or on the relevant pages of the website.
3.2 We may use your personal information to:
(a) administer our website and business;
(b) personalise our website for you;
(c) send you goods purchased through our website;
(d) supply to you services purchased through our website;
(e) send statements, invoices and payment reminders to you, and collect payments from you;
(f) send you non-marketing commercial communications;
(g) send you email notifications that you have specifically requested;
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(k) deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to our website;
(l) keep our website secure and prevent fraud; and
(m) verify compliance with the terms and conditions governing the use of our website.

3.3 We will not, without your express consent, supply your personal information to any third party.

3.4 All our website financial transactions
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We will share information with our payment services provider only to the extent necessary for the purposes of processing payments you make via our website, refunding such payments and dealing with complaints and queries relating to such payments and refunds.

4. Disclosing
personal information
4.1 We may disclose your personal information to any of our employees, officers, insurers, professional advisers, agents, suppliers or subcontractors insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this policy.
4.2 We may disclose your personal information:
(a) to the extent that we are required to do so by law;
(b) in connection with any ongoing or prospective legal proceedings;
(c) in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk);
(d) to a third party you have given us express to share with. For instance another on-line coaching platform or coaching provider.
(e) to the purchaser (or prospective purchaser) of any business or asset that we are
(or are contemplating) selling; and
(f) to any person who we reasonably believe may apply to a court or other competent authority for disclosure of that personal information where, in our reasonable opinion, such court or authority would be reasonably likely to order disclosure of that personal information.
4.3 Except as provided in this policy, we will not provide your personal information to third parties.

5. International data transfers
5.1 Information that we collect may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which we operate provided they offer the same data protection as the European Union.
5.2 You expressly agree to the transfers of personal information described in this Section 5.

6. Retaining personal information
6.1 This Section 6 sets out our data retention policies and procedure, which are designed to help ensure that we comply with our legal obligations in relation to the retention and deletion of personal information.
6.2 Personal information that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.
6.3 Notwithstanding the other provisions of this Section 6, we will retain documents (including electronic documents) containing personal data:
(a) to the extent that we are required to do so by law;
(b) if we believe that the documents may be relevant to any ongoing or prospective legal proceedings; and
(c) in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk).
6.4 In the event of unsubscribing from the website, user account data, training records and fitness data is retained in case the user wishes to re subscribe and regain access to it.

7. Security of personal information
7.1 We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
7.2 We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure (password-and firewall-protected) servers.
7.3 All the pages of our website are protected by TLS encryption technology.
7.4 You acknowledge that the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
7.5 You are responsible for keeping the password you use for accessing our website confidential; we will not ask you for your password (except when you log in to our website).

8. Amendments
8.1 We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.
8.2 You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.

9. Your rights
9.1 When we receive any information instruction or request contained in section 9 we will:
a) review the reasonableness of the request;
b) we will require the supply of appropriate evidence of your identity, the nature of which will be assessed on an individual basis;
c) respond within one calendar month.
9.2 You may instruct us to:
a) provide you with any personal information we hold about you;
b) correct any inaccurate personal data we hold about you;
c) erase all personal information we hold about you;
d) restrict our usage of personal information we hold about you;
e) make your personal information portable in a machine readable format;
9.3 Erasure of user data (9.2c) and in some cases restriction of usage (9.2d) may require us to remove products and services we offer to you.
9.4 We may withhold personal information that you request to the extent permitted by law.

10. Third party websites
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11. Updating information
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15.2 Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
15.3 If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.

16. Deleting cookies
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16.2 Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.

17.Data protection registration
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18. Our details
18.1 This website is owned and operated by The Badminton Hub
18.2 We are registered in Australia and our registered office is at 11H, 12 Marine Parade, St Kilda, VIC 3182
18.3 Our principal place of business is at 11H, 12 Marine Parade, St Kilda, VIC 3182
18.4 You can contact us by writing to the business address given above, by using our web site contact form, by email to contact @thebadmintonhub.com.au or by telephone on +61410548949