1997 IBF World Championships
Tournament details
Dates24 May – 1 June
VenueScotstoun Centre
LocationGlasgow, Scotland
1995 Lausanne 1999 Copenhagen

The 1997 IBF World Championships (Badminton) were held in Glasgow, Scotland, between 24 May and 1 June 1997.



Medal table

  *   Host nation (Scotland)

1 China3339
2 Denmark1124
3 Indonesia1045
4 Malaysia0101
5 South Korea0011
Totals (5 nations)551020


Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Singles Denmark Peter Rasmussen China Sun Jun Indonesia Heryanto Arbi
Denmark Poul-Erik Høyer Larsen
Women's Singles China Ye Zhaoying China Gong Zhichao China Han Jingna
China Wang Chen
Men's Doubles Indonesia Candra Wijaya
Indonesia Sigit Budiarto
Malaysia Yap Kim Hock
Malaysia Cheah Soon Kit
South Korea Lee Dong-soo
South Korea Yoo Yong-sung
Indonesia Ricky Subagja
Indonesia Rexy Mainaky
Women's Doubles China Ge Fei
China Gu Jun
China Qin Yiyuan
China Tang Yongshu
Indonesia Eliza Nathanael
Indonesia Resiana Zelin
China Qian Hong
China Liu Lu
Mixed Doubles China Liu Yong
China Ge Fei
Denmark Jens Eriksen
Denmark Marlene Thomsen
Indonesia Trikus Heryanto
Indonesia Minarti Timur
Denmark Michael Søgaard
Denmark Rikke Olsen