fees are CHF150 for the whole season and CHF85 for half a
season. To become a member, please fill out the membership
form and send it electronically.
After confirmation you may pay your membership
fee at any Swiss post office to Badminton Club OMS, 1200
Genève, postal account number 17-646368-8, or from a UBS
Multimat machine or by e-banking.
are welcome to try out the facilities for one session before
paying the membership fee.
André-Chavanne is located at 14, avenue Trembley,
Geneva, a short distance (5 minute drive, 25 minute walk)
from WHO in the Petit-Saconnex area. There is a parking lot
on the chemin de Coudriers side of the Collège campus from
where it is easiest to enter the gym.
O.M.S. practices on Tuesday, Wednesday from 20:00-22:00 and on Thursday from 18:00-20:00
Room 2029 of Gym 4 of the Collège et
Ecole de Commerce André-Chavanne. Four courts are
available. There are locker rooms in which to change and
season and holidays
2017-2018 season runs from 4 September 2017 to 17 June 2018.
gym will be closed during the following school and public
holiday: 23-27 October 2017
holiday: 25 December 2017 to 5 January 2018
holiday: 12-16 February 2018
holiday: 29 March - 6 April 2018
7 September 2017 (Jeûne genevois)
1 May 2018 (Labour Day)
10 May 2018 (Ascension)
Thursday, 21 May 2018 (Pentecote)
Canton rules for use of the gym and changing rooms
respect the following rules. Violations could lead to
revoking BC O.M.S. right to use the gym.
is prohibited to drink, eat or smoke on the premises.
Proper behaviour is required at all times.
must be clean and appropriate for the gym. Shoe soles
which are black or leave marks on the floor are
forbidden. Shoes worn outside are strictly forbidden for
sports in the gym.
(and children) must be supervised by an adult at all
times and are not permitted on the premises on their
gym must only be used during the time allocated to the
material (net posts, benches) must be put back into
their place after use.
sport shoes (soles must not be black or leave marks--see
shirt, warm-up suit
O.M.S. supplies the nets and shuttles, which are stored in
a small locker. The Club is equipped with a basic first aid
to purchase badminton equipment
Import, Route des Acacias 25,
1227 Les Acacias, Tel: 022/ 343 43 13
a large range of badminton rackets (including top of the
range ones) and equipment. The shop lends rackets for a
couple of days so they can be tested prior to purchase.
Located near Queue d'Arve Badminton Center.
Sport, Rue de la Servette, 52,
the possibility to test rackets.
addition, low and mid-range rackets are available at
Aeschbach, Athleticum (Meyrin), Manor, Sport XX, Go Sport
(Val Thoiry, France; several test rackets available), Inter
Sport (St. Genis-Pouilly, France), Sport 2000 (Segny,
France) and other sporting goods shops.
you would like to play more on an individual basis, the
following two halls rent courts:
d'Arve, one to twenty courts,
as available, 12, rue François-Dussaud, Les Acacias, Tel.:
022/ 418 44 44
des Frères, one to ten courts,
as available, 22, chemin de l'Ecu, Châtelaine, Tel.: 022/
796 44 64
may be reserved during the week by calling starting on
Monday mornings at 8:00. The price of a court for one hour
is CHF 14.