LIST OF REMINDERS TO PARTICIPATING COUNTRIES
Please meet the following deadlines no later than the indicated date.
Last day to communicate whether to be in the accommodation ballot for the lodge at PGA Sweden National, see accommodation.
Last day to enter on http://www.ega-golf.ch/- Entry forms (password required).
Last day to pay the Team Fee, see information in alphabetical order, Team Fee.
Last day to make Hotel reservations, see accommodation.
Last day to send details about arrival and departure, see transportation.
Last day to submit the Team Form. The Team Form is found on this link:
Players, captains and team advisors flying to Sweden are advised to book their flights to Copenhagen International Airport as it will be the only airport from/to where transportation will be provided. Teams travelling to any other airport must organize their own transportation.
Transportation is provided free of charge by the organizers from Copenhagen International Airport upon arrival and departure for players, captains and team advisors to the hotels. To be able to provide the best possible service to players, captains and team advisors regarding pick-up and drop-off at Copenhagen International Airport please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submit your arrival- and departure information no later than 4 August.
If you have any questions regarding transportation, please call +46 40 635 51 00 or send an email to email@example.com
The organisers will provide transportation free of charge between the official hotel and the golf course.
Regarding accommodation there are two options:
Scandic S:t Jörgen is situated in the city centre of Malmö and transportation, provided by the organisers, takes about 20 minutes from/to PGA Sweden National. Single rooms will cost SEK 1050/night and double rooms will be SEK 1250/night (1 EUR = apptx 9,5 SEK).
The lodge is situated on the golf course and no transportation is needed. Rooms at the lodge are very spacious and each room is a studio with a small kitchen.
Only three teams can be accommodated at the lodge at PGA Sweden National. Teams staying at the lodge will get four rooms each with two separate beds in each room. A room at the lodge is SEK 1800/night. All rooms include a full breakfast and all prices include VAT.
All teams interested in staying at the lodge must send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with their request no later than 31 March.
In the event that more than three teams request to stay at the lodge, a ballot will be organized and the result of the ballot will be published on the official website as well as sent by email to all recipients of the original email (unless another email address has been provided).
Scandic S:t Jörgen – Official hotel
Scandic St Jörgen is located in the heart of Malmö on Gustav Adolf Square. The area is teeming with restaurants, department stores and boutiques. After a day crammed with experiences, you can renew your strength with a sauna or clear your head with the help of our gym equipment. If you'd rather let someone else do the work, you can sit back in our lobby and watch the current sporting events being shown.
Prices at Scandic S:t Jörgen
Single room: SEK 1050/night
Double room: SEK 1250/night
Rooms have been prebooked at Scandic St Jörgen for players, coaches and captains. Please make your reservation as soon as possible but no later than 4 August to make sure there are rooms available. All rooms include a full breakfast and prices include VAT.
Please use the link below. The booking code is preset and only the details needs to be completed.
Reservations by email
Please email email@example.com and state booking code BGOL030917, arrival date, departure date and number of rooms and persons.
Reservations by phone:
Call +46 8 517 517 00 and follow the instructions. State Scandic S:t Jörgen and booking code BGOL030917
All players are subject to the provisions of the International Golf Federation´s Anti-Doping policy www.internationalgolffederation.org. Any players who are taking medication and in doubt as to their clinical status should seek advice from the EGA Office not later than 30 days before the start of the championship.
Will not be available.
The course guide of PGA Sweden National will be included in your tournament package.
Please note that you may need electrical plug adaptors during your stay in Sweden.
Entries and Entry-fee payment (1000.-CHF) must be made via the EGA website:
http://www.ega-golf.ch/ - Entry forms (password required)
Closing date for entries: Tuesday 18 April at 17.00 hrs.
Storage room for golfbags is not provided
A well-stocked golf shop with clothing and other golf equipment is available.
Will be located in the Clubhouse.
Local Rules and Conditions of Competition:
At registration each team will receive the Local Rules and Conditions of Competition. Any additional Local Rule or Condition of Competition will be provided to players at the latest by the starter before any stipulated round.
Each team will be allocated three lockers in the locker room.
Medical service will be provided during the whole championship.
Please note that shoes with metal spikes are not allowed at PGA Sweden National.
Official Notice Board:
Will be situated next to the helpdesk and will be used for official information to teams and others. Information will also be available at the official hotel.
There will be a players´ lounge with internet access in the Club Houses’ first floor.
Practice round will be Monday 4 September. The organisers will decide tee-times for all teams for the practice round which will be communicated well in advance on the website.
There will be a press office in the clubhouse with necessary equipment.
Teams are requested to register on 3 September at the official hotel upon arrival (for those teams staying at the official hotel) or at the lodge (for those teams staying at the lodge). All details concerning the championship will be provided at registration.
Restaurant facilities are available at the Clubhouse. For players who have special requests, food allergies, are vegetarians etc., please notify the staff at the helpdesk upon registration.
Free Wifi is available in the Clubhouse and at the hotel.
There will be push trolleys available. According to the Championship Conditions, electric trolleys will be permitted for the championship. There will be a very limited number of electric trolleys available for rent at PGA Sweden National. The allocation principle of these trolleys will be detailed in a further communication.
Each participating team is required to pay a Team Fee of EUR 1500 (not to be confused with the EGA entry fee). The team fee will cover the following costs: maintenance of the Clubhouse locker rooms, practice balls for the week, trolleys, transportation of teams between airport and hotel, transportation of teams between hotel and golf club, social events, closing Dinner, greenkeeping team and more.
For payment please make a deposit to PGA Sweden National no later than 15 June. Nominal deposit with the team name.
PGA Sweden National bank details:
Carl Johans Park, Norrköping, Sweden
A Team photo session is scheduled on Monday 4 September at the golf club. The timetable will be received when checking in at the hotel Sunday 3 September. Dress code is the official Team dress.
Website and Live Scoring:
Official website: http://www.ega-golf.ch/content/european-senior-mens-team-championship-1 There will be live scoring every third hole during the championship. Photos and news about the championship will also be published on the website.