E-mail
Password
Lost password »
Register »
      

LATEST FORUM POST

Argentina  INESfun

22 Feb 2020 at 13:37

There are about 300 recesses on one golf ball, and thanks to them, the ball flies three times farther than a smooth one. ... Balls of the same size...

Go to latest post »


LATEST COMMENT  More »

United States of America  Smitty

20 Oct 2020 at 14:46

Congrats to Rainey and Olivia. Great representation of Texas!

Go to latest comment »




LATEST BLOG POSTS

United Kingdom  Squire | 160 views | 0 comments

08 Jul 2021 at 11:38

Back in action at Aces....


United Kingdom  Squire | 276 views | 0 comments

07 Jul 2021 at 08:49

Filwood Fantastic Mini Golf....


United States of America  PatPenguin | 143 views | 0 comments

03 Jul 2021 at 12:17

Could I Beat Biggy?


All blogs »



POLL

How do you think COVID-19 will impact international minigolf tournaments in 2021?


- No Impact - All Happen as Scheduled

- Minor Impact - A Couple Change Dates

- Major Impact - Several Get Canceled


To vote, you need to log in.


You have to vote to see the results.


Total 3 votes, since 19 Jun 2020.

Recent polls »

Alice and Roman Kobisch win Seniors European Championship


Germany 08 Aug 2014 at 23:43 | Published by: mindthegap | Views: 8495 | News search

Alice and Roman Kobisch win Seniors European Championship
Winning trios in Murnau  (Photo by MGC Murnau)

After the team double yesterday the Germans achieved another double in the individuals.

Germanys Roman Kobisch from Mainz was in the leading position from the beginning on. With two combination rounds of 44 and 45 on the 1st day he set a standard which nobody could keep up to. So he has never been in danger to loose the lead and won with 280. But at the end the margin was only 6 shots to Austrias Herbert Bäk who finished with 286 on the 2nd place. Robert Kullick from Berlin Tempelhof, the new Seniors German Champion, came 3rd with 292.

Last years champion Stefan Viberg from Sweden ended up on the 30st place. Last years vice champion and current number one of the World Ranking List, Markus Janßen from Mainz, reached an 8th place. After a bad start on the 1st day he had to struggle to reach the finals. But he showed a kind of winner instinct and kept up to the finalists with an excellent performance on the 2nd day. Austrias Herbert Bäk could improve one place this year. After the bronze medal last year it's a silver medal for him this year.

No wonder that the German men's team won as 5 Germans are on the first 8 places.

Things were more exciting in the ladies competition. No German lady was leading after the 1st day, it was Czech's Dagmar Hirschmannova who was in lead. For me it's not surprising as she used to play for the former Nuremberg club in Bavaria in the 80s and 90s, so it might have been a kind of "home match" for her.

Some German ladies even had to struggle to reach the finals cut after the 1st day. Alice Kobisch, for example, found herself far away from the leading players. But she also showed winner instinct and kept up place by place from round to round. In a dramatic final she even beat her team mate Andrea Reinicke from Cuxhaven by just one shot with an amazing 24 on concrete in the last round - the decision was made on the last lanes 15 - 17. Andrea Reinicke beforehand equalized with Dagmar Hirschmannova at the end of the 2nd day and overtook in the final rounds. So the winner is Germanys Alice Kobisch from Mainz with 304 only one shot ahead of her team mate Andrea Reinicke. Czech's Dagmar Hirschmannova could equalize with Germanys Nicole Warnecke in the last but one round. Both ladies finished with the same result: 311. A sudden death play-off was necessary to decide the 3rd place. Dagmar won and conquered the bronze medal.

As mentioned yesterday, last year’s winner, Germanys Gaby Rahmlow, and vice champion, Sweden's Linda Lundberg, are not participating this year. Bernice Thors from Sweden, last years bronze medalist, reached an 8th place this year.

It's also no wonder that the German ladies team won as all the 4 German ladies are on the first 5 places.

Links to results, reports and photos, most in German language:

»Results strokeplay men
»Results strokeplay women
»Official website of SEC 2014
»Online reporting and photos on DMV facebook website
»Report by Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR 2)
»Photos by MGC Murnau
»Radio broadcast by Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR)



SHARE

Share


Comments

No comments yet.

Add comment
To add comments, you need to log in.


Hansson and Piekorz the new youth world champions

Finland 08 Aug 2014 at 19:41 | views: 6954 | Comments: 0

Today was the final day of the individual stroke play at the YWC in Lahti, Finland. In the girls class it was Sweden’s Jasmin Hansson in the lead by three strokes this morning before Austria’s Lara Jehle. Another three strokes behind was Germanys Annika ...
Read more »

Hansson and Piekorz the new youth world champions

Another home ground double for the German seniors

Another home ground double for the German seniors

Germany 07 Aug 2014 at 19:26 | views: 7000 | Comments: 0

After two years without the double golden medals in the team for the seniors, which from a German perspective is almost a failure, the German seniors team was now back again on home ground. This time it was played on eternit a beton in Murnau in the south of ...
Read more »

The German Juniors takes the double team title again

Finland 07 Aug 2014 at 15:45 | views: 7287 | Comments: 1

Just as two years back in Bad Munder the German Youth teams takes both the girls and the boy’s team title. On the second and last day of team competition in the Youth World Championships in Lahti, Finland, there was some drama but in the end the drama was never ...
Read more »

The German Juniors takes the double team title again

Maike Haupt and Manuel Szablikowski win Youth German Championship

Maike Haupt and Manuel Szablikowski win Youth German Championship

Germany 27 Jul 2014 at 00:22 | views: 11592 | Comments: 0

The Youth German Championship took place on the concrete and eternit courses in Wanne-Eickel near Dortmund in the German "Ruhrpott" from the 10th to 12th of July. The weather conditions were quite good on the competition days, so the tournament could run smoothly. ...
Read more »

UPCOMING EVENTS   More »

 07 Aug 2021 (1 day)

Red Putter Pro Tournament


 07 Aug 2021 (1 day)

Cambridgeshire and Essex Open


 08 Aug 2021 (1 day)

BMGA Matchplay Doubles


 10 Aug 2021 (5 days)

Youth World Championships


 11 Aug 2021 (4 days)

Senior World Championships


 15 Aug 2021 (1 day)

O-Street Mini Golf $1,000 Tournament


 25 Aug 2021 (4 days)

Open European Championships General Class





LATEST RESULTS   More »

 16 Jul 2021

World Deaf Minigolf Championships

 10 Jul 2021

Worthing Open

 26 Jun 2021

Cardiff Open

 05 Jun 2021

PPA Invitational

 29 May 2021

Midlands Open

 22 May 2021

Senior Nations Cup

 22 May 2021

U23 Nationals Cup




LATEST NEWS

Italy 29 Jun 2021 at 13:06 | PatPenguin
Italian Federation Celebrates Peace and Sport

Minigolfnews 14 Jun 2021 at 14:15 | PatPenguin
Minigolf and Bettering the Community – Part 9

Iran 01 Jun 2021 at 12:54 | PatPenguin
5th round of Iran Minigolf Competition

United States of America 03 May 2021 at 13:39 | PatPenguin
Kyle Labrecque Wins Tabers' Spring Fling

United States of America 11 Apr 2021 at 13:16 | PatPenguin
Matt Male Wins 2021 U.S. Open in Florida

Sweden 18 Mar 2021 at 12:01 | PatPenguin
Swedish Minigolf Tour Gains Title Sponsor

Iran 16 Mar 2021 at 12:31 | PatPenguin
Minigolf Cup in Hamedan Province of Iran

WMF 15 Mar 2021 at 12:14 | PatPenguin
WMF signs historic Memorandum of Understanding with UTS

World 08 Mar 2021 at 15:14 | PatPenguin
WMF wishes all women a happy World Women

Italy 07 Feb 2021 at 13:52 | PatPenguin
2nd WMF International Minigolf Speed Championships - Save the Date!

United States of America 05 Jan 2021 at 13:46 | PatPenguin
Pelletier Wins Tabers Holiday Classic