BWF Para-Badminton World Championships 2015

Helle Sofie Sagoy (NOR) - SL 4 - Gold Medallist

Para badminton Commission

The Para badminton Commission provides expert technical advice to the Para badminton Committee.

The Commission focuses on rules and regulations, medical and classification and procedures around Para badminton tournaments.

The Commission members are appointed by the BWF Council. Commission members have expertise in key areas of Para badminton including:

  • Technical – rules and regulations
  • Medical and Classifications
  • Anti-doping
  • Events and Competitions
  • Officiating
  • Development
  • Administration of Para badminton


The work of the Commission is guided by its Terms of Reference which is approved by Council.


Commission Members

Paul Kurzo

Wayne Somers

Dr Silvia Albrecht

Dr Shamsul Azhar Shah

Guenter Kluetzke

Torsten Berg

Lyndon Williams

Richard Perot

Raul Anguiano

Syahmi Sabron

John Shearer

Chair – BWF Vice President Para badminton

Deputy Chair

Head of Classification

Senior Classifier



Para badminton Development

Para badminton Athletes’ Commission Chair

Para badminton Athletes’ Commission

Tournament Series Manager

Development Manager – Para badminton



Syahmi Sabron – [email protected]