Badminton Capacity

Badminton has reached capacity in A and B Grades Individual events. A waitlist has been created that individuals are encouraged to join and register their interest. WMG2017 organisers will contact you directly if a position becomes available in A or B grade.

Please note that while capacity for Badminton has been reached for A and B Grades in the Individual competition, participants can still enter the ‘Teams’ event or join existing teams via the normal registration process for A, B and C grade as the Teams section is still open. If you are an individual looking to find a team or partner, we encourage you to use the 'Find a Team/Partner' thread WMG2017 Community.

A waitlist also exists for Para-Sport Badminton, please register your interest on the wait list so we can contact you for further information on the Para-Sport Badminton Competition.

Registration Close Date

Athlete registrations for World Masters Games 2017 close 3 March 2017 (NZT). You must register by this date if you plan to compete in the Games. Note that disciplines/events will close early if they reach capacity as numbers are strictly limited.

3 March 2017 is also the date by which teams must be registered and have met their minimum athlete numbers including essential non-playing official roles. Team minimums vary by sport and information is detailed in the Sports Information Guide for each sport.

Additional team members over and above team minimums can continue to join existing teams until 31 March 2017 however a late entry fee of $50 will apply.

Badminton Sports Information Guide

See the Badminton Sports Information Guide for Scheduling, Venue, Eligibility, Grade Definitions along with other important competition information.

This will be updated regularly as further information comes to hand.

Competition Details

Men's Singles

Women's Singles

Men's Doubles

Women's Doubles

Mixed Doubles

Mixed Team event

Para-Sport Options

Men's/Women's Singles

Men's/Women's Doubles

Men's/Women's Mixed Doubles



A Grade (Open)

B Grade (Competitive)

C Grade (Recreational)

Proposed Age Categories

Men’s Singles and Doubles: 35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+

Women’s Singles and Doubles: 35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+

Mixed Doubles: 35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+

Mixed Teams Event: 35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+ (Open Grade only)

The age category you will compete in for Badminton will be determined as at 31 December 2017.

For example, if you are 39 during Games time but have turned 40 by 31 December 2017, you would compete in the 40+ age category.


Auckland Badminton Centre, located 4km south of Auckland Central

North Harbour Badminton Centre, located just over 12km north of Auckland Central

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Frequently Asked Questions

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How to Register

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