Competition Levels

Competition Levels – Nova Scotia

Badminton Nova Scotia’s competitions and events are organized to enable new and experienced athletes the opportunity to play, develop, and compete at a level appropriate for their enjoyment. 

A – High Performance Athletes (OPEN Adult 19+ and Junior U13/U15/U17/U19

Athletes are typically individuals who have been competing at the highest level (OPEN & JUNIOR DIVISIONS).  These athletes attend National, Elite, Atlantic Series and Provincial competitions. 

B – Competitive Athletes (15+ years of age)

Athletes are typically individuals who have previous competition experience and who are still interested in playing competitively.  These athletes are not currently playing at the National, Elite, and Atlantic Series level. 

C – Recreational Athletes (Adult 19+)

Athletes are typically individuals who may have previously played competitively at a local level but are looking to play other recreational athletes from other regions of the province. 

D – Leisure Players (Adult 19+)

Athletes are typically individuals who enjoy playing badminton and are looking for an opportunity to play other leisure athletes from other regions of the province.