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We are back…and playing night golf!

We are back…and playing night golf!

Dear Crossgolfers and urbangolfers around the world. It’s been long a year since we last posted about urban and crossgolf…but now we are back and ready to keep telling the world about how cool the sports of urbangolf and crossgolf are. We are also going to update everyone on what is happening in the European [...]

Germany wins first European UrbanGolf Cup 2013

Germany wins first European UrbanGolf Cup 2013

The first European UrbanGolf Cup is in the bag. I’ve been hearing from all sides, but the fact is that this is the first legitimate urbangolf competition between France and Germany. Both countries went with 9 teams per 3 players at the start. It has played an individual, a team and a team competition. Germany [...]

Rory McIlroy wins Urban Golf Challenge in Hong Kong

Rory McIlroy wins Urban Golf Challenge in Hong Kong

This blog is authored by Jeff Tracy The world’s number one ranked golfer can win anywhere, even in the middle of the city!  Rory McIlroy won the Urban Golf Challenge leading up to the Hong Kong Open Wednesday night.  He, along with Jose Maria Olazabal, Paul Lawrie, Matt Kuchar, and Hong Kong  native Steven Lam, [...]

Show me your streetgolf ball Logos

Show me your streetgolf ball Logos

I have the give the Grenoble streetgolf crew known as http://www.golf-hors-pistes.com (aka play off course) major cuddos for their ball logos and shots from 2011.  Bravo to you all. Check out that roof shot over Grenoble-Paris? I am not actually sure, but how cool is that. I want to hit that shot. Golf Pistes put on [...]

2012 Santa Crossgolf Open in Winetown

2012 Santa Crossgolf Open in Winetown

This blog is authored by Jeff Tracy Winter weather is right around the corner in many parts of the northern hemisphere, and the GolfFellas at Crossgolf Stuttgart and Winetown  Crossgolfers are gearing up for their second annual Santa Crossgolf Open in Winetown.  The event takes place on December 1st, at the Wine Town school and [...]

Hooking and Slicing around Central Germany

Hooking and Slicing around Central Germany

This blog is authored by Jeff Tracy Since 2008, the Hook and Slice Crossgolf Club of  Elster (Germany) has been hosting Crossgolf events around the German state of Saxony-Anhalt.  Their home course (see photo below) is played with real golf balls instead of almostGOLF balls, but the crossgolf spirit remains.  The Crossgolf Course Elster was [...]

Crossgolf Portal’s Klaus Simianer sets Guinness World Record

Crossgolf Portal’s Klaus Simianer sets Guinness World Record

Over the summer, Crossgolf Portal founder Klaus Simianer of Germany, and American David Cox set a Guinness World Record for most golf balls caught over 100 meters in under a minute. They secured a location (Duisburg Landscape Park, in Duisburg, Germany)  and scheduled the date of their attempt with a Guinness World Record judge for [...]

Desert Open at Fuerteventura 2012

Desert Open at Fuerteventura 2012

On Saturday, October 13th, Germany’s Porn (P = Play  O = Over   R = Real   N = Nature) Golfer Club contested their second Desert Open at Fuerteventura in the beautiful Spanish Canary Islands.  25 competitors from 4 different countries played 18 holes of crossgolf along the beach outside of the town of Corralejo.  [...]

2012 Cooper’s Lake (CrossGolf) Championship

2012 Cooper’s Lake (CrossGolf) Championship

Howdy everyone, Jeff Tracy here. I just finished editing the video for this year’s Cooper’s Lake Championship and thought, ‘Why not throw in a blog about it?’ So here it is: Over Labor Day weekend, we held the 2012 Cooper’s Lake Championship at our campground (Cooper’s Lake) in Slippery Rock, PA. This was my second year [...]

The Crossgolf Cup in Eselspfad, Germany 2012

The Crossgolf Cup in Eselspfad, Germany 2012

Earlier this month, Crossgolfers from all over Germany gathered for the 4th edition of the Crossgolf Cup on the donkey path. They had 31 players and a demanding 12-hole course that played dry and firm. Paul Hirschmann ran away and hid from the rest of the field en route to a 7-stroke victory over Marc [...]

STREETGOLF: Is it developing golf in France?

STREETGOLF: Is it developing golf in France?

This is a translated excerpt from and French magazine Adikto. A magazine about sports, marketing and social media. This weekend took place the last stage of the championship of France Golf Street in Paris, on the roof of the French Institute of fashion and design.Organized by the association, the 19th hole , a pillar in the sport [...]

Desert Open in Fuerteventura, Oct. 13th, 2012

Desert Open in Fuerteventura, Oct. 13th, 2012

We are just under a month away from the Second Desert Open in Fuerteventura! The event, put on by Germany’s Porn Golfer Club (Porn= P lay O ver R eal N ature), will take place on October 13th on the Canary Island of Fuerteventura. The course will wind its way through the dunes outside of [...]

Cross Golf Open Mannheim, Germany , 9 – 22 – 2012

Cross Golf Open Mannheim, Germany , 9 – 22 – 2012

On 9/22/12 the crew of Crossgolf portal of Heidelberg, will put on the second annual Crossgolf Open in Mannheim Herzogenriedbad. 14 challenging holes are waiting for you. Practice rounds start at 1pm and the competition starts at 2pm. The entire course will take about 3 hours. After a short rest they will have the wards ceremony at 8pm, followed [...]

Süddeutscher (Southern Germany) Cross Golf Challenge Cup 2012

Süddeutscher (Southern Germany) Cross Golf Challenge Cup 2012

The Porn Golfer Club (Play Over Real Nature) wrapped up their team championship last month with a 13 hole (9 during the day, 4 during the night) clash at the University of Regensburg.  The university is located in the town of Regensburg (pop. about 136,000), in the beautiful German state of Bavaria.  Five of southern [...]

Grenoble StreetGolf Open: September 1st, 2012

Grenoble StreetGolf Open: September 1st, 2012

As part of the French City Pro Tour, the streetgolf crew of Grenoble are putting on a pretty cool event. In fact, they’ve even written a pretty extensive article about it below. The only problem is that it’s not translated.               OPEN GOLF STREET stage of the French City Pro [...]

CrossGolf Germany: Summer at Dachtel Sept 14-16th

CrossGolf Germany: Summer at Dachtel Sept 14-16th

Stuttgart CrossGolf aka ‘the golfellas’ are at it again: The summer of Dachtel is a two day event with parties at night, glow golf and a two day crossgolf tournament. What is so cool about crossgolf events are that everyone drives in on Friday or Saturday morning and camps out. Who camps out at golf courses…no one. [...]

2nd Annual Links @ Thistledown AlmostGolf Tourney: Sunday, September 2 @ 2PM

2nd Annual Links @ Thistledown AlmostGolf Tourney: Sunday, September 2 @ 2PM

It’s that time of year again and we are preparing for our 2nd tournament!  Sunday, September 2 @ 2PM Last year was a smashing success and the course has been receiving tons of play so far.  Many of the players we’ve had over have gone to Dicks Sporting Goods and purchased balls, and we’ve also [...]

World UrbanGolf Day is back for 2012

World UrbanGolf Day is back for 2012

Yes, it’s that time of year. The Scott Margolis and his urbangolf crew are at it again. The 6th annual World Urban Golf Day organized by the Portland North West Urban sports. There will be somewhere in the range of 12 countries participating this year. Not too shabby. NWUrban sports plays their events with tennis [...]

New StreetGolf T-Shirt

New StreetGolf T-Shirt

SHOOTING THE BIRDIE: I kind of like it. If you want to buy one. Check out this link: http://www.ilovemega.com/blog/shooting-the-birdie-street-golf-t-shirt/

Swing on the Beat: StreetGolf event results

Swing on the Beat: StreetGolf event results

Liberty Swing StreetGolf did it again. “I Love StreetGolf” was the second stop on the French National urban StreetGolf tour. This time they played in teams with a cumulative score. Check out the results below. They had a pretty nice field of 20 teams. You definitely have to respect that. Stay tuned for event photos [...]

UrbanGolf, Antwerp Belgium

UrbanGolf, Antwerp Belgium

This is a pretty cool upload from Yelp in Belgium. The urbangolf crew in Antwerp did a pretty cool job with coaches to help the new players and three separate courses to play.     After days and weeks of infinite rain, the sun came out especially for this Elite Event! A full day of sun, all [...]

Roof to roof shot in Holland

Roof to roof shot in Holland

I like the shot. I like the idea of using puddled water on a rainy dutch rooftop in Heerlen, (outside of Amsterdam) but let a good golfer take the shot…and definitely edit your best shots. Other than that, it was good attempt at urbangolf. Here is the translation from their Youtube page: Creative team of [...]

Hail the size of glow golf balls in Kentucky

Hail the size of glow golf balls in Kentucky

Over the weekend my buddy James Kaiser, sent me this photo. Ouch. Needless to say these golf ball sized puppies must have done some serious. Be thankful you don’t own a car in Kentucky. Ouch.

Urban Golf goes mainstream…down under

Urban Golf goes mainstream…down under

Golf is definitely looking for a younger, cooler look, and that landed our brothers/sisters from urban golf australia on the cover of Golf Industry Central. The industry mag for the Australian golf business. How cool is that?   Open publication – Free publishing

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