JAG Regional Representative Positions Open

Jan. 09, 2020, 1:06 p.m. (ET)

The Junior Advisory Group (JAG) is a group individuals (parents and non-parents) who volunteer to represent their respective regions to assist the USA Badminton (USAB) National Office in matters pertaining to junior athlete development.

The following positions are open: NorCal and South

The JAG Membership Term of Service is for the duration of two (2) years. The newly appointed JAG membership will take effect from January 31, 2020 to January 31, 2022

Application is open to USAB members above 18 years old who are in good standing. Applicants must be living legally in the United States. USAB reserves the right to request the applicant to complete background check, take up courses such as Safe Sport Training and sign selected documents including a conflict of interest pledge.

The Junior Advisory Group (JAG) contributes to:

1. Assisting with site development for the Junior International Trials (JIT), and the other Junior Tournament sites at the regional level.

2. Providing input and work the High Performance Advisory Group (HPAG) with regards to junior development.

3. Providing support for the national junior ranking system

4. Identifying regional tournament venues, coordinate junior ranking tournament dates and support as well as guide the respective tournaments directors regarding junior tournament hosting requirements to ensure that the respective junior ranking tournaments in their regions were run smoothly  

5. Providing input for the development of the USAB Junior Ranking Tournament Structure

6. Supporting coaching development (including the management of the Coach Pass at tournaments)

7. Working with the Coaching Advisory Group (CAG) to support the promotion of the development of badminton, coaching certification and especially Safe Sport

Selection Process: Selection will be made by each region.

Application Deadline: January 24, 2020 11.00AM PST

Email the completed application form and an updated resume to Zuleima Martinez at ZMartinez@usabadminton.org

Late applications will not be considered.

For application form, CLICK HERE