In the first time in footgolf history, the best senior and woman will be crowned as the best of the world until the end of the week, while FIFG is looking for the third world champion in men and second in team category in this year's biggest World Tour event.
After the practice weekend, the final countdown has come to the end and after almost three years (from January, 2016) another World Cup, the biggest World Tour event has begun on Monday. With 450 players from almost 40 countries tries to reach the podium in four categories.
After the kingdom of Béla Lengyel (HUN) from 2012 to 2016 and Christian Otero (ARG) from 2016 there will be third time to celebrate the best male footgolfer of the world on Sunday.
In the second World Cup for the first time ever, eight countries tried their luck. After three games without losing in elimination system in match play format, team USA became the first team world champion. Now after the first two days results, the best 16 teams are playing in knockout format until the finals on Saturday.
For the first time, the best male players over 45 years and ladies can win gold in their own category in a World Cup.
Thanks to the amount of footgolfers, the organizers reserved the Montgomerie and the Al Maaden golf clubs (one and two courses) to bring the best of the world to Africa for the first time in footgolf history.
The first individual day has started on Monday.
You can follow the event with the FIFG World Cup application, on facebook, on the official website.
Live scores of the first day:
During the press conference on Sunday, FIFG has announced the footgolf application for the Paris 2024 official Olympic program, which can be a start to reach one of our dreams.