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European Disabled Golf Association




It is with great pleasure that EDGA announces the Finnish Disabled Open 2016 that will be held between September 02 and 04 at Golf course Kankaisten Golfpuisto, Maskuntie 281, 21250 Masku, Finland.

Welcome to the Respecta Finnish Disabled Open 2016


September 2016


Practice Day
1st Round
Final Round

Schedule - September 2016

Fri-02: Practice day
Sat-03: 1st Round
Sun-04: Final Round


Welcome to Kankaisten Golfpuisto (Finnish and Swedish only: http://www.kgm.fi/), Masku, which hosts the Finnish disabled golf competition in 2016.


The Finnish Disabled Open is played in accordance with the Rules of Golf approved by the R&A Rules Limited and also with the Modification of The Rules of Golf for Golfers with Disabilities. The competition is opened to all EDGA players and a limited number of players without EDGA medical pass.



Friday, 2/9/2016

The Practice round and AM-AM competition (for Competitors and guests) take place on Friday. It is recommended that competitors play the practice round during the AM-AM competition, which is played using shotgun start. Tee time 's at 2:00PM.


Practice round reservations, if played any other day or time but during the AM-AM event, at: +358-(0)2-4312-787 or kaisa.hanski@kem.fi


Tournament registration and time for questions and meet With friends and co-players on Friday till 6:00PM.


Saturday, 3/9/2016

09:30 AM First championship round


Sunday, 4/9/2016

09:30 AM Final championship round.

Trophy ceremony and dinner at the club house right after results are clarified.


Practice Round

played together with the AM-AM event on the 2nd, tee time is at 2pm (shotgun). players can also play the practice round before 2pm on the same day but the course must be empty for am-am competition by 2:00pm



The final registration date is August. Please use this link for registration: https://www.lyyti.in/DisabledOpenFinland2016


Categories Finnish disabled open

Physical, intellectual and neuropsychiatric disabilities. NB: Please bring your current certificate of golf handicap and EDGA pass.

Kankaisten Golfpuisto






















men stroke play without handicap

men stroke play with handicap

men stableford with handicap

women stableford with handicap

1) 1-11,4: men stroke play without handicap

2) 11,5-18,4: men stroke play with handicap

3) 18,5-36: men stableford with handicap

4) -36: women stableford with handicap

Entry fee

The entry fee for the players or Friend/companions is 170 € covering:

  • 2 competition rounds 3rd and 4th Sept
  • Practice round on 2nd Sept
  • Practice balls
  • Buggy or trolley
  • Caddie for whom needed
  • Snack box on golfing days
  • Transportation between the Golf course and the Hotel
  • Dinner on the 4th


The fee for a Friend/Companions is 30€ if attends only the Dinner on the 4th. Please note that the companion can also play during the practice day with a green fee of 30 € (not included to the entry fee).


All the bookings, contact Kankaisten Golfpuisto Caddie master at number +358-(0)2-4312-787, kaisa.hanski@kgm.fi. The information for the payment will be sent to the players/companions after the registration.



We have arranged a special fee at three Hotels in Turku. Room reservation directly from the Hotel by August 5th 2016. The rates below are available by mentioning the event Finnish Disabled Open 2016


Original Sokos Hotel Hamburger Börs

Standard room for 1 person 89 € / night

Standard room for 2 people  99 € / night

Extra bed   35 € / night

Breakfast included.



Phone +358-20-1234600 from Monday to Friday between 8:00AM to 8:00PM Finnish time or by email at sokos.hotels@sok.fi


Radisson Blu Marina Palace

Standard room for 1 person 105 € / night

Standard room for 2 people  120€ / night

Extra bed   20 € / night

Breakfast included.



Phone +358-20-1234700 from Monday to Friday between 8:00AM to 8:00PM Finnish time or by email at Reservations.Finland@RadissonBlu.com


Scandic Julia

Standard room for 1 person 75 € / night

Standard room for 2 people  85 € / night

Breakfast included.



Phone +358-02-336000 from Monday to Friday between 8:00AM to 8:00PM Finnish time or by email at julia@scandichotels.com


We provide you with transportation between The Hotel at Turku and Golf course as follow:

Friday 2nd

10:00 from The hotel

20:30 back to the Hotel

Saturday 3rd

08:00 from the hotel

When the round is completed

Sunday 4th

08:00 from The hotel

After Dinner

The Players and Companions are responsible for other transportation's such as between Airport or Ferry port and Hotel or Golf club if not stayed at the Recommended Hotel. If you travel from Helsinki-Vantaa Airport www.finnair.com to Turku the best option is to take a train from the Airport. Please find schedule here: http://bit.ly/1tBU0kr. If you travel with a Ferry from Stockholm to Turku you can take taxi. It is a short distance.


Other notes
Maximum number of entries for the tournaments is 50 players according to the time of registration. The minimum of each category is seven players. Modification to these limits will be made according to the situation of registration after 5th of August.


Information and questions
Please contact Samuli Rantala. samuli.rantala@golf.fi, +358 40 540 7511