BREAKING NEWS - NEW FIFG BOARD
The FIFG is delighted to announce a new board of diretors with immediate effect.
Javier de Ancizar will become FIFG president after the resignation of Gabor Gelencser.
In addition to the existing board members and new VPs Laura Balestrini (USA) and Leonardo Fernandez (Australia), additional members were selected to continue working on the several initiatives that the organization is conducting:
- Gaston Davio (Uruguay)
- Aleksander Kravanja (Slovenia)
- Paul Oliver (UK)
- Romuald Pretot (France)
We are excited for this next phase in the development of FootGolf globally and wish the best of luck to the new Board.
We would like to also take this opportunity to thank Gabor for his efforts over the past 18 months. The FIFG wishes him and his family the best for the future.
National Teams of France and USA set for June 2021
2021 will mark the first edition of the FIFG World Champions Cup . This new international team competition will be played between champions of the previous FIFG World Cup National Team category winners.
Participation of teams will increase each time a new FIFG World Cup Team Champion is crowned. The competition is organised by the Federation for International FootGolf, the sport's global governing body. The FIFG will be providing a new perpetual trophy for the competition which the winner will get to take home until the next round of the champions cup.
Format of the tournament involves the two previous team champions competing for the title at an official venue over a period of two days. The United States and France National Teams, as previous World Cup National Team Champions, will participate in the first edition and play a straight knock-out 36- hole tournament. Format of play and the number of players will be decided by the team managers and captains, then approved by their respective FIFG Member Countries.
The First competition is set to take place on the 4th and 5th of June at Reunion Resort, home of the U.S. Open 2021 in Kissimmee, Florida, United States.
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