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Minigolf evening for handicapped children in Leonding


Austria 27 Jun 2009 at 10:02 | Published by: JJM | Views: 5132 | News search

Minigolf evening for handicapped children in Leonding
A girl in wheelchair playing minigolf.  (Photo by Christian Kremser 2009)

14 handicapped children, most of them in wheelchair, were invited to test their minigolf skills at the eternite course of BGV Leonding, Austria, on 17 May 2009. With friends and family members included, the number of guests was some 50 people.

Many of the visitors had never played minigolf before. But soon they noticed that this game is not so difficult to play, and great fun. Some of the children possibly found a new hobby for themselves.

Felt courses and some lanes of the beton course require too much force for most wheelchair users, but eternite and some adventure golf courses are quite easy to play for wheelchair users. (However, the Net lane of eternite requires too much force for most wheelchair users.)

Wheelchair users need an extra wide putter angle to comfortably play minigolf, because they are sitting in the low chair. Some American companies and public minigolf courses offer putters with an extra wide angle for wheelchair users. Also the 3D putter can be adjusted for wheelchair users.

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A black weekend at Nizegorod eternite course

Russian Federation 26 Jun 2009 at 10:30 | views: 4358 | Comments: 1

Russian minigolfers had a black weekend on 13-14 June 2009 at Green City eternite course in Nizhny Novgorod Oblast. Sergei Kovilyaev won the tournament with average 31.33, after a tied score and sudden death play-off against Sergei Chernitsyn. Konstantin ...
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Minigolf presented at a sports fair in Ried, Austria

Minigolf presented at a sports fair in Ried, Austria

Austria 25 Jun 2009 at 09:41 | views: 4333 | Comments: 1

OÖBGSV, a regional minigolf federation in Austria, presented minigolf to the general public at a sports fair in Ried, Austria. Some 20 volunteers from minigolf clubs helped to organize the fair department, which was furnished with a competition standard felt ...
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Local player wins Dutch Concrete Championships

Netherlands 24 Jun 2009 at 17:44 | views: 4485 | Comments: 9

This years Dutch Concrete Championships were played last weekend in Afferden (normal concrete) and Nijmegen (Dutch system). As expected some local players played well, but surprisingly one of them won the gold and may call himself Dutch Champion 2009. Peter ...
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A rainy win for Prievidza

A rainy win for Prievidza

Slovakia 24 Jun 2009 at 15:52 | views: 3673 | Comments: 3

Town Prievizda was location of 6. round of the Slovak League, which was played last weekend at the felt course. Weather was on Saturday was rainy and that caused many interruptions and a slower pace of the tournament. But the competition was played to completion ...
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