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Great Britain Minigolf Sport Team head to the 2011 WMF World Minigolf Championships in Stockholm
Great Britain to take on players from 17 other countries
The BMGA Great Britain Minigolf Team for the 2011 WMF World Minigolf Championships is as follows:
• Marc Chapman
• Chris Harding
• Sean Homer
• Tony Kelly
• John McIver
• Brad Shepherd
• Michael Smith
The Great Britain Team will take on competitors from Austria, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Latvia, the Netherlands, Norway, Pakistan, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Sweden and Switzerland.
The WMF World Minigolf Championships will be the third International Minigolf Tournament the Great Britain Minigolf Sport Team has competed in this year following the WMF World Adventure Golf Masters in May and the WMF Nations Cup in June.
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.
Following the WMF Nations Cup in Stockholm, Sweden in June, 40 BMGA Tour Players have made a total of 87 appearances representing Great Britain in International Minigolf Tournaments 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 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.