Comets JBC is a badminton club aimed at ages 8-18 that meets at Herts Sports Village AL10 9EU, except, when HSV is unavailable, we are at Queenswood school’s sports facility, Brookmans Park, AL9 6NS.

We restarted Sunday 9 January 2022 as a 2 hour session 6-8pm, 8 courts coaching first hour 6-7pm, 4 courts games 2nd hour. Our last session this season is 26 June, also the date of our AGM.

We start next season 4 September.

We do not accept people who turn up unregistered by email first. 

To inquire or register an interest email chairman

We aim to provide safe, enjoyable badminton, and to  coach newcomers and more experienced players to county level, or to become leaders, or coaches.

When possible we have matches against other clubs and encourage members to participate in tournaments. 

We achieved BADMINTON England 'Premier' accreditation (the same as Sport England Clubmark) in 2005 for our quality standards and are currently re-applying. 

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Above, a club session 2020: below, Christmas 21 fancy dress club tournament - members and coaches

We have BE qualified coaches: 3 level 2 coaches and 4 level 1 coaches.  We encourage and assist interested members to qualify as coaches.

Our Club is normally open for half terms, but closes for Christmas, Easter, July and August. 

Comets JBC received Sport England/ Badminton England Clubmark Award Dcember 2005

We are affiliated to Badminton England

Hertfordshire Badminton Association, Hertfordshire Junior Badminton Association, Welwyn Hatfield Sport and Physical Activity Alliance and Herts sports Partnership.

Comets JBC Constitution

Comets JBC Code of Conduct and Procedures for members, etc.

Click here for our Risk Assessment for members.

Check out the WHAT'S GOING ON page to find match scores and review. We will email members where we'll be that week if Herts sports Village is unavailable.

Want to find out more about the senior club? check out the senior club here.

About Us

Started by Dave and Gill Bartlett in 1995, the club has come a long way since then, bringing in a variety of keen players to start and develop their experience in badminton.  Some have gone on to become national players, some have become coaches.  We aim to help members achieve their ambitions.

Contact Us

Telephone: 01438 715374