How to Join ODBA?

Welcome to the ODBA! Here are the steps you should do:

  1. Send an email to us (odbaweb@gmail.com) with you club information. Click this link to see a sample: http://www.badmintonottawa.com/SampleClub.htm
  2. You club will be part of OBA after affiliated with ODBA. Please fill in OBA registration form which includes both insurance and affiliation. If you don't need insurance, skip the next step.
  3. Insurance cost various depends on the coverace choices. ($5 million general liability with E&O/O&D coverage -$125 for unlimited members in Recreational club plan or $1.50 per member in Competitive Club Plan; or $3.10 per member for Competitive Club plan with Player's Sport Accident Coverage.)
  4. Calculate the affiliation fee as the follows: $2 per each senior and junior (under 19 of age) player. e-transfer your payment to odbaweb@gmail.com. Or, Make your cheque payable to ODBA(Ottawa District Badminton Association) and send the payment with the OBA Registration Form (including your list of members) to ODBA:
    Ottawa District Badminton Association
    2 Jarlan Terrace
    Kanata On K2L 3L7
  5. Email your club member name list to ODBA at odbaweb@gmail.com, so your club members will be eligible to purchase the player's card to compete in the provincial tournaments and the junior member can be ranked in the ODBA Junior Ranking System.

Note:

Every year, ODBA will collect the first affiliation payment on or before the end of October based on the number of members the club have at that time. It will determine the club voting power at the Fall AGM on the first Sunday of November. The second and final payment for the season will be collected before Mid-February which will cover the additional members that have joined after October.

Looking forward to seeing you!

Fei Tam
President of ODBA
odbaweb@gmail.com

If you would like to share your information and comments, please email to: odbaweb@gmail.com