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Disc Golf reaching mainstream media

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Over the last couple of years the growth of Disc Golf has reached unprecedented levels in Northern Europe, and with the amount players tallying up in tens, even hundreds of thousands and new courses popping up everywhere, it’s no wonder the sport is starting to be more and more present in mainstream publications. We at the 2014 European Masters aim to do our part in promoting the sport and just little over 2 days into to the tournament we seen many great articles and news bits popping up both in Swedish & Finnish media.

Here’s some picks from the media coverage worth checking out:

Swedish
Ragna Bygde fighting for Major victory” Sportsnytt, SVT (starts at 11:15)
“It’s going to be bigger than Golf”, Aftonbladet
World Champion chasing Major title” Dagens Nyheter

Finnish:
“Pasi Koivu shoots the hot round of the day” YLE
“Awesome Hole in One by KJ Nybo” YLE
European Masters kicks off in Stockholm” Urheiluruutu, YLE

A lot more to come!

Tune in to the live broadcast on Sunday!

Don’t forget to check out the live broadcast by YLE & SVT on Sunday from the final round. Tv2 shows the broadcast on Finnish national television and the program is available as a free web stream thru Yle Areena & SVT Play. The Yle Areena stream will be watchable without country restrictions.

-> See YLE’s preview article & video here!
-> Full broadcast schedule here!