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For Junior club enquiries and to apply to join please contact:

Electronic payment wherever possible please.

Lloyds Bank

Sort code: 30-91-91

Account number: 22018460

Account name: HBC Juniors


Whenever a payment is being made please reference if possible the player's name and purpose (class, restring, holiday camp, arrears, facility fee etc)



Walthamstow Hall, Holly Bush Lane, Sevenoaks TN13 3UL

No outdoor shoes allowed in the hall (including non-players) please remove shoes before entering the sports hall.

If you are having difficulty finding the hall or getting access through the outside door please call Alex 07802 783978 or Tara 07787 526007

Summer Term Classes - Places must be reserved by email to

Please do not make any payment until Monday 17th April because if any groups are oversubscribed we may have to move players around.

Members priority booking until Monday 10th April.

Most group lessons will be oversubscribed, please wait for confirmation before making any payments. Any remaining places will be made available to new members after 10th April.

Desks will be in the half the hall for 5 weeks in the middle of term so weekday classes reflect this with 4 sessions early in the term and 3 at the end. During the exam period when no regular weekday classes are taking place the coaches will have 1 or 2 courts available for 1-1 sessions by private arrangement.

Additionally Tuesday classes will no longer take place and coaches will instead offer private sessions.

Contact them directly to book:

Tania Potapenko 07774 590036 (Tuesdays- whole term, Mondays & Thursdays - during exam period)

Ethan Solly 07399 192578 (Some Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays during exam period)

Heather Olver 07480 971001 (Tuesdays for the whole term)

Nathan Rice 07714 245895 (Tuesdays for the whole term)

Jo Muggeridge 07753 576262 (Wednesdays during the exam period)

IMPORTANT: private sessions are only available to juniors who are also taking part in HBC group sessions AND have paid the annual facility fee (£50).

Mondays: 17th, 24th April, 1st, 8th May, 26th June, 3rd, 10th July, 7 weeks 

6-7.30pm Bronze, Tania Potapenko, 18 places 


Tuesdays: 6-10pm, 1-1 or 3-1 sessions available with Heather, Nathan, Tania, Ethan by private arrangement - see note above.

Wednesdays: 19th, 26th April, 3rd, 10th May, 28th June, 5th, 12th July, 7 weeks 

6-8pm, Silver, Jo Muggeridge, 18 places 


8-10pm, Jo Muggeridge - Senior County team players - Booking and fees -privately arrange through Jo


Thursdays: 20th, 27th April, 4th, 11th May, 29th June, 6th, 13th July, 7 weeks 

6-8pm, U13 Gold, Alex Easton and Tania Potapenko


7.30-9.30pm, U17 Silver, first half hour is off court fitness/warm-up 


Fridays: Pay and Play, Bagelboys clubnight 6-8pm, £5, speak to Alex if interested, badminton-playing parents welcome


Saturdays: April 22nd - July 8th excluding 27th May and 3rd June, 10 weeks

9-10.30, Bronze, Zeyar Win

10.30-12, Silver, Zeyar Win

12-1.30pm, Beginner, Zeyar Win

1.30-3pm, Silver, Zeyar Win

3-4.30pm, Beginner/Bronze, Jo Muggeridge

4.30-6pm, Silver, Jo Muggeridge



Sundays: April 23rd - July 9th, excluding 28th May and 4th June, 10 weeks

9-10.30, U11 Beginner/Bronze

10.30-12.30, U13 County Cell

12.30-2.30pm, U13-U15 County Cell

2.30-4.30pm, U17 County Cell


Plus New Session

4.30- 6.30 U19 County Gold and County Senior team - pay and play £10 per week.

Sunday Coaches: Tania Potapenko and/or Alex Easton and/or Ethan Solly

Additional coach who will be covering as necessary; Emily Tillman


Class guidelines – contact Alex for questions or clarification.

or 07802 783978

Bronze: 10-15 years who have had some coaching, played in school, have got correct grip and overhead hitting technique.

Silver: 12 years and older – Countyish standard, playing competitively for school, county or club.

Gold: Playing Badminton England age group tournaments, representing County

Regional County Cells - open to any young players from HBC and surrounding junior clubs who are County standard players and available to be selected for Kent Shires team matches.

Senior Gold: Juniors and Seniors who are selected for the Kent senior county teams 



All group coaching fees are payable (in advance) to HBC Juniors. Lloyds Bank, Sort Code: 30-91-91, Account number: 22018460.


This season the club will pay an annual club registration fee and basic membership costs for all juniors. 

Players who need the extra BE "compete" license (in order to enter BE tournaments or play in Kent County teams) can pay this online after logging on to the BE membership platform. The current membership year 22-23 expires in October 23.

FACILITY USE FEE - Court fees for additional 1-1 and small group sessions

2022/23: £50 for all juniors and students, £100 for all adults

This fee applies from Sept 2022 to end August 2023 and applies to all junior and senior players who have extra 1-1 or small group sessions with Alex, Jo, Heather, Tania, Nathan or any other approved visiting coach where the coach is paid in cash. Please make the payment before you are chased for it and reference "Facility".

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