Båstad, Sweden June 23-28.2019
ESGA Masters Team Championship 70+
ESGA Masters Team Cup 70+
ESGA Super Masters team trophy 75+
Båstad Old Course
Båstad New Course
Arrival: Sunday - June 23rd 2019
Practice day: Monday – June 24th
Competitions: Tuesday – June 25th - Thursday – June 27th
Departure: : Friday – June 28th
Download Information Guide June 2019
Download startinglists Practice day and Day 1 and 2
LINK TO HOST WEB-SITE SWEDISH SENIOR GOLF ASSOCIATION
Transport from Copenhagen Airport to Båstad – train or bus
Train: The easiest way to go from the Copenhagen airport to Båstad is by train and the train company is called “Öresundståg”. When you leave the arrival hall at the Copenhagen airport you will find the train station just one level below the arrival hall. Trains to Sweden leaves from platform 1. The train to Båstad leaves every hour at 42 minutes (09:42, 10:42, 11:42 etc.). The journey takes approx. 1,5 hours. Enclosed you have the timetable. Note: Youcan’t buy tickets on the train, but in advance at: https://www.oresundstag.se/en/ . There are also train ticket machines available at the airport for the “Öresundståg”. From Båstad station to the hotels in Båstad, you go by taxi. It is only 5-10 minutes to the hotels Riviera Strand, Hjorten and Skansen, and about 30 minutes to hotel Torekov.
Bus: For two of the participating countries we have pre-ordered two return transport coaches from and to the airport. There is room for more passengers on these coaches provided that the schedule below suits. The fare price is slightly higher than the train fare. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you require return coach transport. Copenhagen Airport - Båstad.
Bus 1: Leaves the Airport on Sunday the 23rd of June at 08:20 am. The journey takes approx. 2 hours. Return on the 28th at 08:30 am. Allow 2-3 hours depending on traffic.
Bus 2: Leaves the Airport on Sunday the 23rd of June at 16:55 pm. The journey takes approx. 2 hours. Return on the 28th at 13:00 pm. Allow 2-3 hours depending on traffic.
Driving in Sweden. Laws on drinking and taking drugs in connection with driving are very strict in Sweden. The limits for how much alcohol or drugs a driver may have in the blood are considerably lower than in most other countries. Download Welcome to the roads of Sweden
The format for the ESGA Super Masters 75+ in Båstad – both Gross and Net
The Super Masters 75+ will be played over 54 holes Stableford, both gross (without handicap) and net (with handicap allowance). The format will be: Day 1 and 2, four ball better ball and on day 3 singles. Handicaps will be adjusted according to EGA standards for 4BBB, i.e. 90% of playing handicap. Both scores of the first two days and the three best scores from the third day singles will count. The gross scores will be written, hole by hole, on the scorecards. The Tournament Committee will at the end of every day of the tournament calculate the Stableford points, net and gross, obtained and generate both a gross and a net ranking.
Excursions during ESGA Masters week – Båstad Big 5 Experiences
In Båstad you can enjoy a nice walk along the beach, go shopping for great souvenirs and memories, enjoy the overall scenery and the many beautiful houses. In addition to all this we offer 5 gems that are highly appreciated of most people who visit Båstad.
1 | The Norrviken Gardens | 1,5 hour guided tour | 250 SEK (approx. 24€): “It is the most beautiful place you can imagine.”
2 | The Nobel family and Royalty | 1,5 hour guided tour | 150 SEK (approx. 14€): Båstad is the beautiful little town beloved by the family of the Nobel Prize and by the Swedish Royalty.
3 | The Tennis and the Centre Court, before dinner in the city centre | 30 minutes guided tour | Free of charge: Visit the heart of the well-known Swedish Open in Tennis, before you have your dinner in the city centre.
4 | The Birgit Nilsson Museum | 1-2-hour tour on your own | 110 SEK (approx. 10€): Birgit Nilsson (1918-2005) was one of the greatest Opera singers of the twentieth century. For several decades, Birgit Nilsson was the leading dramatic soprano in the world (www.birgitnilsson.com).
5 | The Putting tour and the Båstad Club House Museum | 10 SEK (approx. 1€): Everybody can join this ongoing putting tour run by the juniors at Båstad Golf Club. Many different classes, for example men, women, pairs, couples etc.
Link for registration for BÅSTAD BIG FIVE
Download actual registration forms
Team registration (form 1) Closed
Registration of players (form 2) Must be returned before May 20.
Registration of non-players (form 3) Must be returned before May 20.
Registration of players Hcp (Hcp-Certificat) Must be returned before May 20.
Accommodation (Hotel forms) Closed