Paris 2024 & Tournament Updates

Please find below important information regarding:

  • Paris 2024 Olympic Games (Draw & Confirmation of quota places)
  • Tournament confirmation/cancellation (for badminton and Para badminton)
  • BWF Office Closure on 22/05/2024

1. Paris 2024 – Olympic Games Draw

The draw for the Group Stages of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games will take place at the BWF Office on Friday 12th July 2024 at 16:00 hours (+8 hours GMT).

2. Reminder – Confirmation of quota places – Paris 2024 – Olympic Games

A reminder as per the BWF Notice sent on Friday 10th May 2024 (linked here) that Member Associations with qualified players are advised to contact their NOC and then confirm with BWF their selection of qualified players/pairs for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.

 The deadline to inform BWF of the acceptance of the invitation is:

 Friday 24 May 2024 23.59 hours (KL Time: +8 hours GMT).


Please send confirmations to Fern Gilders – Head of Tournament Development – [email protected]. 

 Should you fail to confirm your selection of qualified players/pairs before the deadline date of 24 May 2024 23.59 hours (KL Time: +8 hours GMT), the relevant Olympic Qualifying Regulations for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games shall be applied relating to reallocation of unused quota places. 

3. Updates on Tournaments

Tournament confirmation:

A second Super 100 tournament in China has recently been confirmed.

The tournament will take place from 6th – 11th August 2024 in Baoji, Shaanxi Province.

Tournament cancellation

The following Para badminton tournament has been cancelled:

Malaysia Para Badminton International 2024 (12-17 November 2024)

4. BWF Office Closure – 22/05/2024

 Please note that the BWF Office will be closed on Wednesday 22 May 2024 to celebrate a Malaysian public holiday.

This public holiday commemorates Wesak Day.

More Information / Contact Person

 Please contact Events Director – Tournament Operations, Selvaamresh Supramaniam ([email protected]), should you have any questions about tournaments.