Injury Prevention Research Project – World Junior Championships
The BWF invited athletes at the LI NING BWF World Junior Championships to take part in this research study, and to provide information about their injury experiences during their sporting career. Information gathered from this study will be used to guide and direct future athlete health, and injury prevention initiatives.
The aim of this study is to report injuries among elite junior badminton players and to investigate if certain risk factors are associated with previous and present injuries. BWF ultimate goal, is to support the long-term health and fitness of elite badminton players.
> 07 days of examination
> 285 athletes from 39 countries involved on the clinical assessments
> Lui Chung Wai from Hong Kong China was the luck winner of the Apple Watch for completing the research questionnaire and the physical assessments.
HSBC BWF AirBadminton Community Project Unveiled
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) and HSBC jointly launched the AirBadminton Community Project at the Tianhe Gymnasium in Guangzhou, China on the 11th December 2019. Following the successful launch of AirBadminton in Guangzhou in May, the BWF together with its Global Development Partner, HSBC,...
BWF Event Management Level 2 Course Piloted in Paris
In October of this year, the Event Management Level 2 pilot course was launched, in conjunction with the YONEX French Open in Paris. Part of BWF’s membership capacity-building efforts, the course represents a key component in the Event Management pathway for Member Association personnel. The pathw...
BWF Para Badminton Development Programmes in 2020!
The BWF is pleased to provide information on three initiatives to support the development of Para badminton globally. Members Associations, National Paralympic Committees and National Para Badminton Associations are invited to submit applications for the following programmes in 2020: Na...
BWF Classifier Workshops in Bangkok
The BWF, in partnership with Sports Association for Disabled of Thailand (SPADT) and Badminton Association of Thailand (BAT) hosted a BWF National Level 1 Classifier Workshop and an International Classifier Workshop in conjunction with the Thailand Para-Badminton International in Bangkok. The Nat...
World Coaching Conference A Success
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) staged its biannual World Coaching Conference during the recent TOTAL BWF World Championships and TOTAL BWF Para-Badminton World Championships 2019 in Basel, Switzerland, on 22-23 August. The conference programme provided the latest information about the art o...