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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, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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

Indoor golf practice made simple

Indoor golf practice made simple

Couple of Almostgolf balls and and a repeatable swing and you too can catch your own shot.

Urban golf gets on the list of weird sports

Urban golf gets on the list of weird sports

Thanks to Scott Mazariegos of Portland Urbangolf, it looks like their tennis ball driven urbangolf has made it into a book called Weird sports by Sol Neelman. It’s a limited edition photo book of all kinds of cool sports. Check out a few below, then go get the book. Bravo Sol. Here’s a history of [...]

Happy Urban-Golf Easter Everyone

Happy Urban-Golf Easter Everyone

Every crossgolfers dream.  Thanks to Klaus at Crossgolf-portal.de for the photo.

RedBull’s version of Urban golf: Rickie Fowler and friends

RedBull’s version of Urban golf: Rickie Fowler and friends

I think by now you’ve all seen the first Rickie Fowler/Red Bull showdown where he hit a hole in one on a fabricated par 3 through Washington DC. Here is  another in the series. It takes Pinball to a whole new level. Very cool. Now lets get some almostgolf balls and make this a real [...]

What is crossgolf about? From a Belgium street view

What is crossgolf about? From a Belgium street view

“Works like regular golf, but without all the constraints” Cross Golf: With the ball right across the road Here is a feeble translation of an article in the Grenzecho magazine by Nathalie Wimmer For a semi automated translation, it’s a pretty solid explaination of what urbangolf and crossgolf are all about. It’s amazing how we can [...]

Cross Golf in the Alps…Now go find your ball…

Cross Golf in the Alps…Now go find your ball…

FASHION GOES CROSS COUNTRY GOLF: It looks like another hip brand likes the urban-crossgolf vibe. Bogner introduces it’s spring golf line by playing through the alps. Ah…this is really crossgolf to be completely accurate. Cross-golf means playing across open terrain and the alps are the very best place in the world to do that. The [...]

SAFARI CUP: Cross Golf tournament, Obersee bielfeld, Germany

SAFARI CUP: Cross Golf tournament, Obersee bielfeld, Germany

Everyone is invited to the crossgolf Hart-am-Limit tournament on 05.26.2012 in Bielefeld. The launch is scheduled at 13 clock and attendance costs 15 € including a shag, 2 almostGOLF balls and tees. CrossGolf newcomers are welcome and can rent clubs for a small fee. You can register at the email address platzreifesux@gmx.de . Registration deadline is 5/18/2012 WHAT ARE WE [...]

French StreetGolf at Saint-Quay-Portrieux, France: How they grow the game of golf

French StreetGolf at Saint-Quay-Portrieux, France: How they grow the game of golf

Here’s a completely hip hop way to grow the game. StreetGolf style. I have to give it to these guys. They are out helping people learn how to play golf by bringing golf to the people. I wish there was a Youtube voice translator so I could understand more of their story, but my hats [...]

Berlin Rock & Hole 2011

Berlin Rock & Hole 2011

The bad boys of German Crossgolf are at it again. Thorsten Shilling and the wild crew of Natural Born golfers took to the streets of Berlin for the semi-annual Rock & Hole Berlin tournament.  Below is their highlight video and an exerpt from the local Berlin press about the event. I’ve also included some earlier [...]

ANTWERP URBAN GOLF DAY | Sunday, November 27th 2011

ANTWERP URBAN GOLF DAY | Sunday, November 27th 2011

UrbanGolf.be is putting on the Antwerp Urban Golf Day, Sunday, November 11th, 2011. Here is all the info. As a note, they put on great events throughout the year. So sign up for their newsletter below and support urbangolf throughout Europe….oh yeah…these guys are nuts!!!   [ Register Now ] On Sunday, November 27, anyone [...]

CrossGolf celebrity: Martin Kymer and Klaus Simianer

CrossGolf celebrity: Martin Kymer and Klaus Simianer

German TV just featured our own Klaus Simianer of Crossgolfportal.de to get his crossgolf opinion on the now infamous Martin Kymer Crossgolf trick shot video. Is it real or is it memorex? Now all we need is a translator. Klaus, grab this and tell us what you said? Untitled from Der geilste Typ on Vimeo.

PARIS PRO TOUR MASTER CLASSIC ’11

PARIS PRO TOUR MASTER CLASSIC ’11

Time Saturday, September 24 at 12:00pm – September 25 at 2:00am Location Paris Created By Le Dixneuvième Trou Ladies and gentlemen … it’s time to prepare, sharpen your club, get out your favorite sneakers and do not forget your sunglasses! For the fifth consecutive year, The 19th Hole streetgolfeurs invites novices and experts, professionals and [...]

World Urban Golf Day events: REIMS FRANCE 10/09/11:

World Urban Golf Day events: REIMS FRANCE 10/09/11:

As part of the “World Urban Golf Day V”, LibertySwing UrbanGolf invite you and all streetgolfeurs to come and play… from around the WORLD. Time Saturday, September 10 · 12:00pm – 8:00pm Location PARKING Rue Docks Rémois, 51450 Bétheny/51100 Reims Created By LibertySwing UrbanGolf, Scott Mazariegos  

Night Golf through Megeve, France

Night Golf through Megeve, France

This was an event put on by the Off-Road Society/Golf-Tout-Terrain. It was a night golf event for the city of Megeve’, France. Last year they put on a day time urbangolf event. This year they went for the evening. I like how they made sand greens. Makes the ball check up with ease. Off Road [...]

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