about the championships
The first Badminton Seniors World Championship took place in Sofia in Bulgaria in 2003. In 2019, the event will be held for the first time in a new formula. The World Senior Championships Katowice 2019 tournament is up to 3,000 competitors from around the world who will compete in Katowice as part of the main tournament and the events of the World Badminton Festival.
2003 Sofia (BULGARIA)
2004 Kuala Lumpur (MALAYSIA)
2007 Taipei (TAIWAN)
2009 Punta Umbria (SPAIN)
2011 Vancouver (CANADA)
2013 Ankara (TURKEY)
2015 Helsingborg (SWEDEN)
2017 Cochin (INDIA)
THE MOST IMPORTANT INFORMATION
This tournament is an individual world championship in single and double men's and women's games and mixed-race games.
From August 4 to 11, 2019 Katowice will become an arena of badminton struggles for the best players from around the world.
The championships will be held in Spodek in the center of Katowice.
The age categories are divided as follows: +35, +40, +45, +50, +55, +60 +65, +70.
The Badminton Seniors World Championship will be the first event of this rank, played in our country.
The colors of Katowice will be represented by Paweł Gasz Senior - World Vice Champion and European Champion.