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Björn Dinau takes Minigolf Photo of the Year 2008

World 07 Mar 2009 at 20:35 | Published by: JJM | Views: 4607 | News search

Björn Dinau takes Minigolf Photo of the Year 2008
Silhouette of a minigolf player.  (Photo by Björn Dinau 2008)

Björn Dinau of Sweden was the sovereign winner in our public vote for Photo of the Year 2008. The winning photo is a dark silhouette of a minigolf player against the evening sky, taken at British Open 2008.

Each voter gave 10 points to the best photo, 9 points to the second best photo, and so on, until 1 point was given to the 10th best photo. Björn Dinau’s photo received 386 points from the 58 voters (67 % of the theoretical maximum 58 x 10 points).

Places 2 — 4 in the vote went to active minigolf photographers John Mittler (275 points), Walter Teupe (250 points) and Arto Borg (240 points). The architect of Sochi minigolf course in Russia can congratulate himself with the 5th place in this vote: 191 points to the photo taken by Yevgeni Kaplun.

Our forum users nominated 20 different photographers to the vote, in a public discussion before the vote was started. We included in the poll one photo from each of these 20 photographers.

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Sweden brumbrum (Björn Dinau)

09 Mar 2009 at 22:52
Thank you for voting on my picture of Carl Johan Spetz playing in the sunset at Margate, Kent, England.
I am actually about to print the picture and put it on my living room wall. =)

Sweden Viking (Pierre Geerhold)

09 Mar 2009 at 22:20
No doubt the best photo! Awsome photo Björn, congratulations!

Austria Rainer17 (Rainer Anhammer)

08 Mar 2009 at 20:14
very nice pic!!!


United Kingdom Donkey_G (Scott Lancley)

08 Mar 2009 at 01:28
The great part about this photo is not only the image but background behind this pic. The where and at which hole it was taken adds to this shot. Hole 11 at Strokes in Margate Kent, otherwise know as "Heart break ridge!" For me it's one of the great MOS holes as you either live for the Ace or die by completely distroying a great or even decent round.
Well done Bjorn.

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Odense 2009 invitation published

World 05 Mar 2009 at 19:07 | views: 4738 | Comments: 7

WMF has published the invitation of minigolf World Championships 2009, which will be played 19–22 August in Odense, Denmark. WMF Media Manager Willy Bauer explains the situation: “Dear minigolf friends, WMF was informed at 04th March 2009 ...
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Odense 2009 invitation published

Dutch League ready to start

Dutch League ready to start

Netherlands 05 Mar 2009 at 18:34 | views: 3857 | Comments: 0

Yesterday the Dutch Minigolf Federation (FNMB) held a meeting for participating teams of the Dutch Premier League (LHK). In this meeting a few issues regarding the league have been discussed. As of this year, the LHK will be played in four matches. The champion ...
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Odense confirms World Champs 2009 arrangements

World 03 Mar 2009 at 07:49 | views: 4997 | Comments: 8

The organizing committee of World Championships 2009 in Odense has confirmed that the event can be arranged as originally planned. NIFO will deliver two minigolf courses (eternite and felt) to Odense Congress Center, only a week before the competition. The ...
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Odense confirms World Champs 2009 arrangements

Natasja Klarenbeek tranfers to Leeuwarden

Natasja Klarenbeek tranfers to Leeuwarden

Netherlands 02 Mar 2009 at 18:41 | views: 4220 | Comments: 1

MGC Leeuwarden made a big step towards the European Cup 2009 in Vaduz. The number two of the World Ranking in the womens class - Natasja Klarenbeek - transfers directly to the team of Annie Jasper ("rookie of the year" during the European Championships 2008) and ...
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