(SUSPENDED) YONEX WAIKATO INTERNATIONAL 2020 (26-29 March 2020)
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) has suspended all BWF sanctioned tournaments throughout the world from 16 March – 12 April due to the COVID-19 virus. This means the YONEX Waikato International 2020 will not be going ahead. Please read the BWF Media Statement for more information. Any further updates will be communicated as they become available.
Venue: Eastlink Badminton Stadium, 30 Old Farm Road, Hamilton East 3216
INFORMATION FOR FANS
Spectators are welcome at the event. $15 for a 4-day pass, or $100 for set of 10 tickets. FREE entry for kids under 16. Tickets can be purchased online, at the door or pre-ordered via email.
INFORMATION FOR VOLUNTEERS
Waikato Badminton Association is seeking VOLUNTEERS to be part of the event. Please contact us if you wish to be part of the organising team.
INFORMATION FOR PLAYERS (TBA)
INFORMATION FOR MEDIA (TBA)
SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS
Waikato Badminton is currently seeking sponsors to be part of the action through a sponsorship package. This event is one of the biggest sporting events in the Waikato region, consistently attracting more than 100 athletes from across New Zealand, Oceania and the world including Olympians, Commonwealth Games representatives, World Championships and World Junior Championships medallists. There are plenty of sponsorship options available:
Waikato Badminton would like to thank the following organisations for their support of the event:
Badminton World Federation
Badminton New Zealand
Hamilton City Council
Dragon Community Trust
Novotel Hamilton Tainui Hotel
Ibis Hamilton Tainui Hotel
Waikato Weekly Chinese Newspaper