U17 Category

On European scale there are two ranking systems relevant for the U17 category – the BEC U17 Circuit Ranking and the BEC European U17 Ranking.


BEC U17 Circuit Ranking
  • is a season based ranking (from 1/1 to 31/12),
  • determines the best players/pairs on the BEC U17 Circuit,
  • consists of results players/pairs achieve in BEC U17 Circuit tournaments,
  • includes only European players/pairs,
  • the points players/pairs win in BEC U17 Circuit tournaments count also towards the BEC European U17 Ranking.
Find the list of included tournaments in our U17 Circuit calendar.

BEC European U17 Ranking
  • is used for seeding purposes for BEC U17 Circuit tournaments as well as for European U17 Championships,
  • is a continuous 52 weeks ranking,
  • determines the best U17 players/pairs in Europe,
  • includes only European players/pairs,
  • a maximum of 7 best results achieved during the last 52 weeks can count towards the BEC European U17 Ranking,
  • included may be results from BEC sanctioned U17 tournaments, BWF sanctioned junior tournaments, Level 4 BWF sanctioned elite tournaments and from European U15, European U17, European Junior and World Junior Championships.
For a more detailed explanation of the BEC European U17 Ranking, click here.