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Great Britain Minigolf Sport Team head to Stockholm, Sweden for the 2011 WMF Nations Cup
Great Britain to take on players from nine other countries
The BMGA Great Britain Minigolf Team for the 2011 WMF Nations Cup is as follows:
• Michael Smith
• Marc Chapman
• Sean Homer
• Tony Kelly
• Richard Gottfried
• Scott Lancley
• Marion Homer
• Emily Gottfried
The GB Team at the event will be split into two four-player teams and the players will take on competitors from Finland, Denmark, Switzerland, India, The Netherlands, Austria, Germany, Russia and Sweden.
Great Britain One will consist of Michael Smith, Marc Chapman, Sean Homer and Marion Homer.
Great Britain Two will consist of Tony Kelly, Richard Gottfried, Scott Lancley and Emily Gottfried.
In the latest World Minigolf Sport Federation (WMF) Rankings Great Britain has moved up from 24th position (of 30 Nations), to be ranked 20th of 31 Countries in the WMF World Rankings. The top three places are taken by Sweden, Germany and Switzerland.
The Great Britain Minigolf Sport Team will also be competing at the WMF World Minigolf Championships in Stockholm, Sweden in August.
Following the WMF World Adventure Golf Masters in Hastings, England in May a total of 39 BMGA Tour Players have made a total of 79 appearances representing Great Britain in World and European Championships (both Youth and Adult), Nations Cup competitions, the World Adventure Golf Masters, the Asia Open and the Czech Open since 1999. Peter Parr was the first GB International and made his debut in a WMF Minigolf Tournament at the 1999 World Minigolf Championships, in Papendal, The Netherlands.
The Great Britain kit for the competition will be supplied by UrbanCrazy http://www.urbancrazy.com/
The BMGA Tour consists of Minigolf ranking events that take place at Minigolf, Crazy Golf and Adventure Golf courses across the UK. Last year there were 22 BMGA Tour competitions and a total of 15 players lifted BMGA Tour titles.
For further details about the BMGA and UK Minigolf and Crazy Golf please email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit http://www.minigolf.org.uk
For further details about the WMF and worldwide Minigolf Sport please email sportdirector@
For further information about the Tantogårdens Minigolf Club and Course – the host for the 2011 WMF Nations Cup and WMF World Minigolf Championships – and the tournaments themselves, please visit http://www.tbgk.se/
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The BMGA is the governing body for Minigolf Sport, including Crazy Golf and Adventure Golf. Formed in 1998 the BMGA organises Minigolf tournaments for its members across the UK.