Badminton is a Paralympic sport. Badminton made its Paralympic Games debut in at Tokyo 2020 and will also be on the Paris 2024 and Los Angeles 2028 Paralympic Games programme. The BWF is a member of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).
The IPC recognises the BWF as the world governing body for Para badminton.
Badminton is a sport for all, an accessible sport for boys and girls, men and women and for people with a physical impairment. Badminton is a sport for everyone. BWF is responsible for regulating, promoting and developing Para badminton globally.
BWF promotes a “one sport – one team” philosophy – badminton and Para badminton together.