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United States of America  PatPenguin

27 May 2016 at 02:10

That would be excellent. I've been leveraging the BMGA site for information about individual tournament but would love a season long wrap-up!

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United States of America  PatPenguin

24 Apr 2017 at 13:05

Welcome to the blogging club! Will be great to get a perspective on the Swedish leagues to go along with our BMGA experience. I hope to throw in...

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Will any team that won a major international team competition this year repeat as champs in 2017?


- Yes - Sweden (Nations Cup)

- Yes - Germany (U23 Nations Cup)

- Yes - Other Team Tournaments

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Olivia Prokopova Wins WCGC For Second Time


United Kingdom 18 Jun 2017 at 15:18 | Published by: PatPenguin | Views: 387 | News search

Olivia Prokopova Wins WCGC For Second Time
Steve with Olivia after the Tournament  (Photo by Steve Lovell)

It's no surprise to see Olivia's name on top of a major tournament leaderboard and on June 11th her's was at the top of the World Crazy Golf Championships for the second time. The 2017 tournament took place on June 10th & 11th at the famous Hastings Adventure Golf and featured the largest purse in the event's history with £1000 for the overall winner. There was also a top prize of £500 for the best novice winner. Olivia shot a 235 over the 7 rounds to seal the win over our own blogger Steve Lovell. Jimmy Exall became the World Crazy Golf Novice Champion with a seven-round score of 255.

For the complete details of the event, check out the BMGA article. Below we've summarized some of the links, which are also reflected in the article, and there are many more in the BMGA article.

For more insights into the tournament, Steve provided a two part blog of the activities and his chase to beat Olivia. In
Part 1 Steve details his the pre-tournament preparation, which includes his fair share of sampling food and ales. In Part 2 we get a blow by blow account of the intensity of the tournament and what really goes into trying to win that top prize against some of the best putters in the world.

The top scores in the pro division were:

1. Olivia Prokopova 235 (-17) - £1000
2. Steve Lovell 240 (-12) - £750.
3. Will Donnelly 241 (-11) - £500 (playoff)
4. Chris Harding 241 (-11) - £300
5. Adam Kelly 242 (-10) - £200 (playoff)
6. Nuno Cunha 242 (-10) - £125 (playoff)
7. Mark Wood 242 (-10) - £75.

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» KMGC Photo Stream
» Final Pro Group Finishing

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Fredrik Persson Wins WMF Minigolf Croatian Grand Prix

Croatia (Hrvatska) 10 Jun 2017 at 14:41 | views: 584 | Comments: 0

The WMF Minigolf Croatian Grand Prix was played the weekend of June 3 -4, 2017 at Zaton Holiday Resort in Croatia. The event saw 28 participants, from 6 countries, and 6 teams battling it out for the titles on both Miniaturegolf (Eternite) and Felt courses. The ...
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Fredrik Persson Wins WMF Minigolf Croatian Grand Prix

MG-Aces to men’s European Cup!

MG-Aces to men’s European Cup!

Finland 07 Jun 2017 at 16:29 | views: 492 | Comments: 0

On Saturday, the 27th and Sunday the 28th of May it was time not only to try out the renewed version of European Cup qualification but also to find out already which team has the best skills on felt and would take part in the European Cup in Algund. The ...
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Big Miniature Golf Weekend!

World 02 Jun 2017 at 19:01 | views: 476 | Comments: 0

It's a huge weekend for major events on the international minigolf scene. In case you missed some of our Facebook posts or haven't looked at our event listing, here's some information about what's going on this weekend: WMF Minigolf Croatian Grand Prix 2017 ...
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Education Through Miniature Golf - Part 4

Education Through Miniature Golf - Part 4

United States of America 22 May 2017 at 14:35 | views: 807 | Comments: 0

As the school year winds down for many places across the world, we wanted to take another look at minigolf being used in educational settings. In Part 3 of this series we looked at miniature golf in gardens and applying scientific principles. In this article we ...
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