Skafto Open 2022, LET e EDGA are collectively

The Didrikson Skaftö Open 2022, an occasion of the Girls European Tour to be held in Sweden on the small island of Skaftö from 26 to twenty-eight August, will host a event for golfers with disabilities organized along with EDGA.

Didrikson Skaftö Open 2022, schedule

On Saturday and Sunday 4 golfers and 4 golfers, chosen from among the many greatest amateurs of the EDGA circuit, will open the competitors, earlier than the competitors of the LET professionals.

Among the many professionals competing in Sweden, there can even be English Alice Hewson, EDGA ambassador. “It’s improbable to have the ability to see golfers and disabled golfers taking part in on our lovely course. We predict it provides quite a bit to our competitors and we’re very glad that that is taking place in Sweden” stated event organizer Reine Patriksson.

These are the EDGA gamers who will take part: Jennifer Sraga, Daphne van Houten, Mette Wegge Lynggaard, Aimi Bullock, Felix Norrman, Marcus Malo, Rasmus Lia, Joakim Bjorkman. Girls’s golf in Europe depopulated solely a while after the creation of the LPGA in the US of America.

In 1978 the Girls’s Skilled Golfers ‘Affiliation (or just WPGA) was based, underlying the most important Skilled Golfers’ Affiliation working within the UK. The next yr a tour was arrange with Carlsberg as important sponsor and comprising 12 tournaments (36 holes), together with the Girls’s British Open.

For his first two seasons the Tour’s fields have been rated for 36 photographs, then elevated to 54; the prize pool additionally elevated, going from the preliminary 80,000 kilos to 250,000 in 1981, on the value, nevertheless, of the lack of main tournaments and sponsorships.

On the finish of the 1981 season the collaboration with Carlsberg ended, [5] and regardless of an preliminary optimism, the Girls European Tour skilled a interval of disaster that culminated within the cancellation of additional phases. Within the second half of the Nineteen Eighties the circuit discovered itself with solely 10 tournaments left and its future was questioned.

To beat the disaster and its now poor visibility, in 1988 the principle members of the administration determined to create an unbiased physique, the Girls Skilled Golfers’ European Tour Restricted: the brand new entity then modified its headquarters, shifting from The Belfry (shared with the PGA) on the Tytherington Membership in Cheshire.

In 1998 the Tour took the identify of European Girls’ Skilled Golf Affiliation Restricted after which Girls European Tour Restricted in July 2000. In 2008 the organ modified headquarters once more, this time settling at Buckinghamshire Golf Membership, close to London.

[ 8] In 2010 the Tour introduced the creation of the LET Entry Sequence (LETAS), its official improvement circuit. In January 2020 the Girls European Tour entered right into a three way partnership with the LPGA Tour, with the intention of additional rising girls’s skilled golf world wide: the Girls European Golf Enterprise Restricted turned the central physique of the board of administrators and was flanked by representatives of different realities reminiscent of LPGA Tour, PGA European Tour and The R&A.

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