An ambition that keeps growing
Every year, the best Badminton players gather in Paris for a week to compete in the legendary Pierre de Coubertin stadium on the 5 different draws (men's single, women's single, men's double, women's double, mixed double). Yonex is our titre sponsor since 2009.
Now part of the HSBC BWF World Tour, the Yonex French Open has become one of the 8th biggest tournaments in the world. A spectacular show for a spectacular event !
At the center of the event : the stars. An there will be plenty of them as the new international rules assure the TOP 15 simple players and TOP 10 double players. The very best of the badminton world will be in Paris in october... so should you !
To present best their performances, a new scenography will cover Coubertin in darkness, to show only the courts, nothing more.
And finally, if you are tired of watching badminton, you will be able to join our new fan zone, bigger, with more activities about your favorite sport. And if you just want to rest, that will be possible as well.
During last years, an average of 19 000 visitors came in Paris to support the best players during the French Open.
This year, the Yonex French Open will take place form october 20 to 25 at Pierre de Courbertin Stadium. Make sure you will be available, we'll be waiting for you with a brand new tournament !
6 days of competition
24 countries represented
154 match fought
222 players ready to shine
2 690 shuttlecocks used
19 000 visitors
Entries : september 11
Seeds : September 25
Draws : october 29