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 $150,000
Changzhou
7
THA THA
30 May - 04 June $120,000
Bangkok
8
TPE TPE
27 June - 02 July $200,000
Taipei
9
CAN CAN
11 - 16 July $65,000
Calagry
10
RUS RUS
18 - 23 July $65,000
Vladivostok
11
USA USA
19 - 23 July $120,000
Anaheim
12
NZL NZL
01 - 06 August $120,000
Auckland
13
VIE VIE
04 - 10 September $65,000
Ho Chi Minh City
14
NED NED
10 - 15 October $65,000
Almere
15
GER GER
31 October - 05 November $120,000
Saarbrücken
16
MAC MAC
07 - 12 November $120,000
Macau
17
SCO SCO
21 - 26 November $65,000
Glasgow
18
KOR KOR
28 November - 03 December N/A
Seoul
19
INA INA
05 - 10 December $120,000
Jakarta Timur
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