The Grand Prix events are gaining much popularity with Member Associations and the growth of the sport was again clearly demonstrated with a significant increase in Grand Prix tournaments. In 2013, 13 Member Associations successfully hosted the Grand Prix Gold while 5 Member Association hosted the Grand Prix events providing players with the opportunity to win a total of USD $1,650,000 in prize money.

Starting 2014 BWF has excitingly packaged together for the first time for international broadcast by IMG Media – the BWF’s media partner for the new 2014-2017 BWF Grand Prix Gold competition cycle for global viewing.

The 11 events, following on the heels of the BWF Major Events and the BWF World Superseries, will showcase badminton from locations such as Bangkok, Jiangsu, London, New York, Saarbrucken and Taipei City;

2017 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

EVENT COUNTRY DATES
NAME
PRIZE MONEY
CITY
1
MAS MAS
17 - 22 January $120,000
Sibu
2
IND IND
24 - 29 January $120,000
Lucknow
3
THA THA
07 - 12 February $120,000
Bangkok
4
GER GER
28 February - 05 March $120,000
Mülheim an der Ruhr
5
SUI SUI
14 - 19 March $120,000
Basel
6
CHN CHN
18 - 23 April N/A
Changzhou
7
THA THA
30 May - 04 June N/A
Bangkok
8
TPE TPE
27 June - 02 July N/A
Taipei
9
CAN CAN
11 - 16 July N/A
Calagry
10
USA USA
19 - 23 July N/A
Anaheim
11
NZL NZL
01 - 06 August N/A
Auckland
12
VIE VIE
04 - 10 September N/A
Ho Chi Minh City
13
RUS RUS
03 - 08 October N/A
Vladivostok
14
NED NED
10 - 15 October N/A
Almere
15
GER GER
31 October - 05 November N/A
Saarbrücken
16
KOR KOR
07 - 12 November N/A
Seoul
17
SCO SCO
21 - 26 November N/A
Glasgow
18
MAC MAC
28 November - 03 December N/A
Macau
19
INA INA
05 - 10 December N/A
Jakarta Timur
events played