Konopiste Challenger 2017 is a PDGA C-tier amateur event held on May 13.-14. This event is for players of all skill levels who want to compete on a picture perfect disc golf course and also enjoy awesome atmosphere of Disc Golf World Tour event. Players will play 3 rounds of 18 holes with shotgun starts – two on Saturday and one on Sunday morning.
Players of this event can get their final round in and have an opportunity to watch and follow the lead card on final day of Disc Golf World Tour Konopiště Open event!
Course – Konopiste Meadows
Event will be held on the brand new course has been designed only for this event – Konopiste Meadows course. This course is set up in the other part of Konopiste castle property in a very similar landscape as the famed Franz Ferdinand course – the venue of the Disc Golf World Tour event. The Konopiste Meadows course has 18 holes, PAR 61 and is 2 251 metres long.
Download the Konopiste Meadows course map and get acquainted with the course.
Event capacity is 90 players in these divisions:
- Amateur Advanced, MA1 – rating < 970 (25 spots)
- Amateur Intermediate, MA2 – rating < 935 (20 spots)
- Amateur Recreational, MA3 – rating < 900 (20 spots)
- Amateur Women Advanced, FA1 – any rating (15 spots)
- Junior 1, MJ1 – any rating (10 spots)
Registration for Konopiste Challenger opens on January 19th at 4 PM (UTC) at the Czech Disc Golf Association’s website. If/when a division is full when a player registers, he/she will be placed on a waiting list. On February 20th the remaining spots will re-allocated to the players on the waiting list. Extra spots will be distributed based on the time of registration.
Entry fee, players packages and trophies
Entry fee for all divisions is 30,00€. Every player will receive a nice player pack, which is well worth the entry fee. Trophies will be awarded for the 3 best players in every division. The event’s prizes are trophy only.
Traveling, accomodation, directions, activities, etc:
Tournament Director: Michal Grepl
Phone: +420 736 789 109
Konopiště castle park
Zámecký park Konopiště, 10614, Benešov, Czech Republic
World Tour Event
Format: 3 x 18 holes
WT Points: 500
Purse: $24,600 (with full field)
Winning share: $3,000