RSL BEC Summer School

The RSL BEC Summer School is a combination of a training camp for talented junior players and a coach education course open to all European nations.

The RSL BEC Summer School 2023 was held in Portugal in Caldas da Rainha from the 10th until the 17th of July. This event combines a training camp for U15 talented players and a BWF/BEC Coach Education level 2 course. This year 54 players and 23 level 2 coaches participated in the Summer School.

Important deadlines regarding 2024:

The closing date to submit the online applications: TBC

Cancellation of reservations can be accepted until: TBC

Please, be aware that BEC will only accept applications submitted by our Members.


·To enhance international relations between U15 upcoming European talents
·To provide new ideas and insight to coaches of national junior teams
·To provide a forum for networking between upcoming international coaches
·To provide new ideas and insights to upcoming international players
·To enhance the participation of players and coaches of the developing nations in Europe and in activities of Badminton Europe


The complete training programme is managed by around 8 staff of experienced European Coaches. The staff is responsible for the training of the players and education of the coaches. The participating coaches are taking part in the BWF coach education level 2. The Summer School aims to provide social interaction amongst participants as well as hard work and learning on the badminton court for the players, the coaches and the staff. Players and Coaches come from all over Europe to attend the Summer School.

For more information about the BEC Summer School, please contact BEC Development and High Performance Officer at