The Dutch players dominated in the second round of the Belgian Tour last weekend. Jaap Bak won the Limburg Cup and repeated his great "Belgian" performance.
Three Dutch FootGolfers have reached the podium last weekend on the Limburg Cup (FIFG 50) in Belgium. Jaap Bak grabbed his second gold medal on the second round of the Belgian Tour while Evgeniy Levchenko came in second and Simon Wetzel third.
There was also an incredible hole-in-one on hole 18 from Gunther Bussels. The third round of the series will be on May 4th.
Hiroyuki Kuwata won the FIFG 100 Tochigi Open last weekend collecting 100 points in the World Tour during the JFGA Tour.
You can find 13 FIFG events this weekend. There will be tournaments in Australia, Uruguay, USA, Spain, Portugal, Slovakia, Belgium, France and Switzerland also.
Here you can check the FIFG 100 tournament, the Cuernavaca Open 2019 results from Mexico, where Manuel Brindis won the playoff against Enrique Reyes Retana after tied with score -12.
Bence Bacskai (HUN) and Michal Dian (SVK) tied in the first round of the Hungarian National Championships. Because Dian have not appeared in the playoff, Bacskai earned the first position and the 100 points in the WT.
The first FIFG 1000 tournament of the year will be in the United States this spring. From May 23rd to 26th, the best players of the world will compete on a new course in Florida.
“Having the Major again means a lot for us and we are very proud, but next year we will support any other country in the continent who would like to organize the Major in 2020. We believe it would be nice to see the biggest tournaments rotating around the world and each country should be able to organize one someday.” said Laura Balestrini, President of the American FootGolf League.
The course will be new for everyone.
“While we have organized tournaments for four years on the Watson Course here, this will be the first on the Arnold Palmer Course and nobody will play that course until the practice day.”
The cash purse is $12,500 and men’s category will be paid up to the
tenth position while team, senior and women categories will be paid to the third
“All the afternoons and the evenings are open because many people are coming with their families to enjoy Walt Disney World and what the Orlando area can offer. Actually, on Monday May 27th, we will play an FIFG 100 in Walt Disney World Golf.” Laura Balestrini added about the side events.
Follow the registration process, check the schedule and all the information about the Major in the US HERE.
See the Palmer Course hole by hole HERE.
Next tournament in the US.
The first FIFG 250 tournament in Spain will be next week. The players can register until 10 pm on 7th April.
The first round of the Spanish championship, the Extrremadura Footgolf Open will be played on the Talayuela Golf club designed by Seve Ballesteros. The cash price is at least 1,500 USD. The current record in an official competition is +1.
Christophe Delissus won the 3rd round of the French Footgolf Cup (FIFG 100) in Marseille.
The menu for the weekend: start in Hungary, the third footgolf cup round in Marseille, two tournaments in Spain and one in Japan.
Check the tournaments HERE.
Guy Pernet is the new president of the Swiss federation. The ex-president, Julien Babel was the leader of the federation for ten years.