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Robert Proctor


Robert has been an active board member, coach and volunteer for many years with BNS and Antigonish Badminton where he is also a long serving community organizer and president. Robert has sat at national roundtables with Badminton Canada and initiated and coached the innaugural  High Performance Provincial Team Program

Term Completed

Past President



Claire MacDougall

Director of Finance & Operations

Qingshuang Jiang

Director of Community Engagement & Member Services

Richard Bennicke

Director of Development

Richard Bennicke is a passionate member of the badminton community. He has coached at the school and college levels as well as at the North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) as coach of Team Mi’kmaw NS

Bev White

Director of Competitions & Events

Nick Driscoll

Director at Large
Cape Breton

Sarah Armstrong

Director at Large

Vardhman Shah

Director at Large

Chris Framp

Director at Large

Patrick Thompson

High Performance Athlete Development & Provincial Team Lead

Gary MacDougall

Provincial Team