Badminton England Signs Gullivers Sports Travel Partnership for London Grand Prix Event

April 29, 2013

Badminton England has today revealed a partnership with Gullivers Sports Travel for the upcoming London Grand Prix, ambulance taking place at the Copper Box on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park from 1-6 October 2013.

The event will see some of the world’s best player’s return to London as part of the Badminton World Federation’s (BWF) Grand Prix Gold event series, bronchi giving spectators a different badminton experience altogether.

It will be the first time a BWF Grand Prix Gold event has been held in England and the London Grand Prix is set to entice current badminton fans as well as a new wave of sports fans who appreciate world-class sporting entertainment.

The new partnership enables Gullivers to provide accommodation for national and international players and event staff, as well as offer bespoke supporter packages for fans to not only enjoy the badminton on show but the city in which it’s held.

Badminton England’s Head of Major Events Nicola Moloney said “The London Grand Prix is a great addition to our major events portfolio, which is designed to not only attract fans from all over the world but to inspire thousands more people to pick up a racket and play.

“The partnership with Gullivers Sports Travel will allow us to use their global expertise in accommodating sports fans with unique packages and attract further audiences to experience the most popular racquet sport in England at an iconic Olympic venue.”

Noel Magnay, Managing Director of Gullivers Sports Travel commented “We are very proud to be the Official Travel Supplier of the 2013 London Grand Prix Gold. Badminton is a very popular sport in the UK and after working with BADMINTON England on the World Championships in 2011 it is great to be working with them once again to raise the profile of this new event.

“These new travel packages will be a great way for Badminton fans to get closer to the action at such an iconic Olympic venue, where we will be providing fantastic seats as part of a great sporting event experience.”