BWF World Senior Championships

The BWF World Senior Championships is a badminton tournament sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). The winners will be crowned as the "World Senior Champions" and awarded gold medals.[1] However, it does not offer any prize money. The tournament started in 2003 and being held biennially.

BWF World Senior Championships
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2019 BWF World Senior Championships
SportBadminton
Founded2003
CountryBWF member nations

Location of the World Senior ChampionshipsEdit

The table below gives an overview of all host cities and countries of the World Senior Championships. The most recent games were held in Katowice. The number in parentheses following the city/country denotes how many times that city/country has hosted the championships.

Host cities of the World Senior Championships
Year No. Date Host City Country
2003 I June 9, 2003 (2003-06-09) – June 15, 2003 (2003-06-15) Sofia (1)   Bulgaria (1)
2005 II November 29, 2004 (2004-11-29) – December 5, 2004 (2004-12-05) Kuala Lumpur (1)   Malaysia (1)
2007 III April 24, 2007 (2007-04-24) – April 29, 2007 (2007-04-29) Taipei (1)   Chinese Taipei (1)
2009 IV September 27, 2009 (2009-09-27) – October 3, 2009 (2009-10-03) Huelva (1)   Spain (1)
2011 V August 21, 2011 (2011-08-21) – August 27, 2011 (2011-08-27) Vancouver (1)   Canada (1)
2013 VI September 9, 2013 (2013-09-09) – September 14, 2013 (2013-09-14) Ankara (1)   Turkey (1)
2015 VII September 20, 2015 (2015-09-20) – September 26, 2015 (2015-09-26) Helsingborg (1)   Sweden (1)
2017 VIII September 11, 2017 (2017-09-11) – September 17, 2017 (2017-09-17) Kochi (1)   India (1)
2019 IX August 4, 2019 (2019-08-04) – August 11, 2019 (2019-08-11) Katowice (1)   Poland (1)
2021 X TBC   Spain (2)
2023 XI Seoul (1)   South Korea (1)
2025 XII Auckland (1)   New Zealand (1)

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  England (ENG)58.557112.5228
2  Denmark (DEN)46.551.592190
3  Germany (GER)44.538.572.5155.5
4  Japan (JPN)304187158
5  Thailand (THA)25202267
6  Chinese Taipei (TPE)21.511.51447
7  Russia (RUS)1211.51437.5
8  Scotland (SCO)11.512.5731
9  Indonesia (INA)105823
10  India (IND)9133557
11  Canada (CAN)813.520.542
12  Netherlands (NED)64.57.518
13  Sweden (SWE)5122340
14  Israel (ISR)5106
15  Malaysia (MAS)4.551625.5
16  South Africa (RSA)4.500.55
17  Belarus (BLR)3.51.50.55.5
18  United States (USA)3.5036.5
19  Hong Kong (HKG)2.50.514
20  Poland (POL)28616
21  Norway (NOR)229.513.5
22  Iceland (ISL)2024
23  Finland (FIN)1.5212.516
24  Hungary (HUN)13.526.5
25  Sri Lanka (SRI)1337
26  Bulgaria (BUL)126.59.5
27  France (FRA)1247
28  Austria (AUT)123.56.5
29  Ireland (IRL)11.52.55
30  Ukraine (UKR)11.524.5
31   Switzerland (SUI)103.54.5
32  New Zealand (NZL)1001
33  Philippines (PHI)0.5000.5
34  Australia (AUS)0145
35  Portugal (POR)0033
36  Czech Republic (CZE)0022
  Singapore (SGP)0022
38  Luxembourg (LUX)0011
  Macau (MAC)0011
  Romania (ROU)0011
  Spain (ESP)0011
  Uzbekistan (UZB)0011
Totals (42 nations)3283286091265

Medal distributionEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Regulations for World Senior Championships" (PDF). Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 7 May 2019.

External linksEdit