Svenska Golfförbundet

Qualifying for the world final, World Golfers Championship “The amateur golfers own championship” Marbella, Spain, 24-31 October 2009

Pressmeddelande   •   Jul 03, 2009 11:00 CEST

"We support the amateurs and the professionals of the future.
You too can join!"

All Swedish amateur golfers in hcp flights 0-5, 6-10, 11-15, 16-20, and 21-25 are welcome to qualify for the Swedish final at Kyssinge Golf. The five best, one from each flight in the various tournaments, qualify for the Swedish final at Kyssinge Golf, September 20.

Feel free to choose one of the following tournaments to qualify:

Ett slag för Cancerfonden

First Open

John Deere Golf

Kyssinge Golf

Olka Golf


Seniorgolf 55+

Skandia Junior Golf

Stadium Golf Match Play


The five winners, one from each hcp flight will be the Swedish golf champions representing Sweden in the world finals, World Golfers Championship in Marbella Spain on 24-31 October 2009.

Golf, hotel, food and air fare are included according to the amateur rules.

For more information please visit:

Professional golfers support amateurs!
"World Golfers Championship is a wonderful initiative! We are delighted that Sven Tumba gives the Swedish amateur golfers a championship of their own. This includes the young golfers. We are all amateurs at the beginning and WGC can make you feel like a Tiger in your own skill level. Good luck to all participants, both young and old!"

Liselotte Neumann, Jesper Parnevik, Catrin Nilsmark, Mathias Grönberg, Peter Hedblom, Per Ulrik Johansson, Fredrik Jacobson, Joakim Haeggmann

Fore futher information, please contact:

Sven Tumba, World Golfers Championship,

Göran Hermes, Swedish Golf Federation, +46 70 527 00 57