At Golf4Fun we do a lot of things for Golfers of all levels, beginners through to scratch HCP'ers. One of our main focuses in the group is to provide a friendly yet competitive tournament environment with great prizes to be won. Check out some of our previous tournament events since we started in 2011:

  • Where there’s muck, there’s brass….
    Where there’s muck, there’s brass….

    Round 7 — Season Final — Waldkirch It’s been more than two weeks since around sixty G4F members descended on the 36 hole golf complex of Waldkirch near St Gallen. During this interval I have managed to gain a year in age, catch a cold and, despite numerous attempts, failed Read more →

  • Start your ENGINEs – welcoming ENGINE GIN to the 18th Green on September 17th
    Start your ENGINEs – welcoming ENGINE GIN to the 18th Green on September 17th

    The brain child of Marcel Sutter, Tony Z’Graggen and Cla Corey –  ENGINE Gin is a new Swiss Gin taking the market by storm. Distisuisse Gold Medal Winner – “Best Newcomer Gin 2015/16″ Wondering how it tastes? Read on for tasting notes and details of a fantastic tasting opportunity for the Read more →

  • MALBEC AND MERINGUES – GLORIOUS GRUYÈRE
    MALBEC AND MERINGUES – GLORIOUS GRUYÈRE

    With the prospect of a two week vacation, and a packed programme, with a trip to the big apple and a few days in Bella Italia to follow, the Golf 4 Fun tournament at Gruyère was the best possible start for this Tiger. Setting off on a sunny Saturday morning, Read more →

  • EURO/CHF HITS A 2 ½ YEAR HIGH AS GOLF4FUN HEADS OFF FOR ROUND 5!
    EURO/CHF HITS A 2 ½ YEAR HIGH AS GOLF4FUN HEADS OFF FOR ROUND 5!

    Yes, such is the purchasing power of G4F that even the financial markets have begun to sit up and take notice. If only this was true –it would certainly make my job a lot easier –although the 30 odd golfers and helpers etc. who headed up to Steisslingen for a Read more →

  • MULTI NATIONAL FORCE INVADES SOUTHERN GERMAN SPA TOWN!!
    MULTI NATIONAL FORCE INVADES SOUTHERN GERMAN SPA TOWN!!

    No Serious Injuries Reported (Although sporadic reports of minor headaches) ROUNDS 3 AND 4  – Golf4Fun Hits Bad Bellingen This year’s trip to Bad Bellingen was more akin to a UN general assembly, with a host of nations represented. A sizeable chunk of this was down to group Robertson with Read more →

  • “KEEP YOUR EYE ON THE BALL!!” – Round 2 at Gams
    “KEEP YOUR EYE ON THE BALL!!” – Round 2 at Gams

    A phrase that is of particular relevance when playing the 18 holes at Gams/Werdenberg. This year, however, the head green keeper seemed less enthusiastic to attempt to qualify the course as a David Attenborough heritage site, with the rough being paired back, whilst keeping the biotope and certain areas of Read more →

  • Round 1 Round up for 2017 – Steisslingen GC
    Round 1 Round up for 2017 – Steisslingen GC

    “Golf is a weird Sport. Some days you got it. Some days you don’t.” -Dustin Johnson Season 2017 opened to blue skies, sunshine and all the hopes of great things to come. Before the day had seen that glorious golden orb slip below the horizon, this quotation was to resonate Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes back FOCUSWATER as official Soft Drinks Sponsor for 2017
    Golf4Fun welcomes back FOCUSWATER as official Soft Drinks Sponsor for 2017

    Golf4Fun is please to send you this boost of colours and positive vibes in announcing our continued collaboration in 2017 with FOCUSWATER, the all natural Swiss Vitamin Water drink. Why? FOCUSWATER tastes good and hydrates your body! The beverage market is full of artificial and sugary drinks. FOCUSWATER offers a Read more →

  • Introducing “The Cheese Man” – new sponsor for 2017
    Introducing “The Cheese Man” – new sponsor for 2017

    Golf4Fun is please to welcome The British Cheese Center as an official sponsor in 2017. Famous for its selection of British Cheeses you can find them at the Markthalle im Viadukt in Kreiss 5, next to Tramstop “Dammweg or an easy 20 minute walk from the main station and we Read more →

  • 2017 Golf4Fun Tournaments – Season Final Raffle
    2017 Golf4Fun Tournaments – Season Final Raffle

    We all want the opportunity to win great prizes and unlike any other tournament series out there, the Golf4Fun tournament series allows you the opportunity to win some fantastic prizes just by taking part! Each tournament you entry entitles you 1 entry “ticket” in the Season Final Prize draw which Read more →

  • Writings from Waldkirch – Golf4Fun Season Final
    Writings from Waldkirch – Golf4Fun Season Final

    As I sit here on my balcony penning this article, suffering from a mild dose of man flu with a serious shortage of handkerchiefs (YUK!), and taking in the news of the passing of that golfing legend Mr Arnold Palmer, thoughts take me back to Saturday, September 17th  the day Read more →

  • Frambois, Fores and Fin Bec – Round 6 at Gruyére GC
    Frambois, Fores and Fin Bec – Round 6 at Gruyére GC

    Luckily it was not to be Fendant and Fondue , although as we drove down to Pont la Ville on the Saturday morning the weather could have been more mid-November rather than mid-August  with a cold wind and torrential rain in places making the journey a testing one. Arriving safely Read more →

  • Strictly Come Steisslingen…Round 5
    Strictly Come Steisslingen…Round 5

    It is slightly unnerving to be scribing this blog on an event that I did not actually take part in, and physically was around 1000km away from the scene at the time. However, a big thank you to all those of you who took the time to write down a Read more →

  • A Fairytale (with some nightmares thrown in) – Rounds 3 and 4 debrief
    A Fairytale (with some nightmares thrown in) – Rounds 3 and 4 debrief

    Once upon a time ——- Well, the afternoon of July 1st 2016 to be precise, and having just battled the traffic beast that is the Gubrist tunnel, my golfing princess and I were heading north in our trusty carriage of many horses in search of adventure. That is to say Read more →

  • Golf4Fun Goes on Safari – Round 2 Round up
    Golf4Fun Goes on Safari – Round 2 Round up

    Sunday June 5th and with the snowman still weaving its powers on creating the perfect weather conditions for anything aquatic over the last few weeks, a turnout of 52 entrants for round two of the Golf4Fun tournament series was impressive. Arriving early to a light but constant shower, Dawn set Read more →

  • THE BÖOG GETS IT RIGHT!!!!—-SORT OF…Round 1
    THE BÖOG GETS IT RIGHT!!!!—-SORT OF…Round 1

    The omens were definitely stacked against us for round one of the Golf4Fun 2016 tournament series. On the rain soaked Monday of April 18th the burning of the snowman in Zürich took a record 43.5 minutes before its head exploded,(it can take me considerably less time to achieve this feat Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes back Tschuggen Hotel Group
    Golf4Fun welcomes back Tschuggen Hotel Group

    Golf4Fun is happy to announce that Tschuggen Hotel Group will be once again the official Hotel Partner of Golf4Fun in 2016. Synonymous with exclusive holiday experience in dream locations in Switzerland the privately owned Tschuggen Hotel Group comprises three multi-award winning luxury hotels in the 5-star superior category and two Read more →

  • 2016 Golf4Fun Tournaments – Season Final Raffle
    2016 Golf4Fun Tournaments – Season Final Raffle

    We all want the opportunity to win great prizes and unlike any other tournament series out there, the Golf4Fun tournament series allows you the opportunity to win some fantastic prizes just by taking part! Each tournament you entry entitles you 1 entry “ticket” in the Season Final Prize draw which Read more →

  • Welcome back SailYSL for the 2016 Season
    Welcome back SailYSL for the 2016 Season

    Golf4Fun is happy to announce the return of SailYSL for the 2016 Tournament Series. Most golfers in general like to stay out of the water, but why not take this great opportunity to learn how to sail! Like-minded to Golf4Fun, SailYSL caters to expat sailors from beginners through to experienced Read more →

  • A 5 year journey with Golf4Fun – Golfpoint Urdorf
    A 5 year journey with Golf4Fun – Golfpoint Urdorf

    Golfpoint Urdorf has been part of the story of Golf4Fun since the beginning. For five years they not only supported the tournament series with prizes but have hosted us for weekly training and clinics, opportunities to try out the latest clubs at demo days with Mizuno and Taylormade, 1st August Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes Von Fass back again for 2016 season
    Golf4Fun welcomes Von Fass back again for 2016 season

    The VOM FASS mission is to provide customers with a Mediterranean way of sampling and savouring the finest, premium quality artisanal products, directly from the cask – with a commitment to uncompromising levels of customer satisfaction. Whether it is oil, vinegar, spirit or liqueur – the choice of products on Read more →

  • Chateau Chillon joins once again in 2016 as an official Golf4Fun sponsor
    Chateau Chillon joins once again in 2016 as an official Golf4Fun sponsor

    Golf4Fun is happy to welcome Chillon Castle back once again in 2016 as an official sponsor of the 2016 Golf4Fun Tournament Series. Chillon Castle is an architectural gem, magnificently nestling between Lake Geneva and the mountains. A visit to Chillon is like a journey back in time. Each room reveals Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes back Allow Me once more in 2016
    Golf4Fun welcomes back Allow Me once more in 2016

    Golf4Fun is pleased to welcome Allow Me Lifestyle Management Services will return once more as a sponsor in 2016. As busy professionals we often feel there are not enough hours in the day – so why not use Allow Me Lifestyle Management Services to make your life easier? Allow Me Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes Golf Turkey once again in 2016
    Golf4Fun welcomes Golf Turkey once again in 2016

    Golf4Fun is happy to welcome Golf Turkey back once again as an official sponsor in 2016. Courtesy of Golf Turkey we’ll have two of these fantastic prizes to give away at our season final on sept 17th 2016 at Waldkirch GC: And thats not all – Golf4Fun members can also Read more →

  • Indulge yourself – Whiskey Tasting and Cigars
    Indulge yourself – Whiskey Tasting and Cigars

    Thursday November 5th From 5pm to 10 pm VOM FASS & Oxblood Shoes, Europaallee 17/19, 8004 Zurich Whiskey Tasting, Premium Cigars and more Indulge yourself with this very special evening filled with pleasure! Taste some great Malt Whiskies from Scotland, Ireland and Switzerland, offered by VOM FASS. They fit perfectly Read more →

  • No big stick, but plenty of carrots….Round 7
    No big stick, but plenty of carrots….Round 7

    September, and FedEx cup time for the big boys across the pond, and the ladies of Europe were doing battle against their American counterparts in the Solheim cup just down the road this very weekend. Whilst we were not playing for the winner’s haul of some USD 10 million in Read more →

  • Parting is such Sweet Sorrow – Round 6
    Parting is such Sweet Sorrow – Round 6

    Well I guess it had to happen. Sure enough, come Sunday 16th August the O Sullivan high decided to take its summer break, resulting in the 52 competitors at the golf club Gruyère reaching for their waterproofs rather than the factor 50. Although this golfer remains confident of better conditions Read more →

  • The Blood Donors and Grass Cutters Classic – Round 5
    The Blood Donors and Grass Cutters Classic – Round 5

    Was it really just over 3 months since we were here in Little Scotland? With my golfing calendar becoming increasingly full, time is flying by. Luckily this year my nearest and dearest upon instruction had not purchased a season ticket for the local open air swimming pool, and consequently the Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes Golf Turkey
    Golf4Fun welcomes Golf Turkey

    Golf4Fun is happy to welcome Golf Turkey as an official sponsor in 2015. Courtesy of Golf Turkey we’ll have two of these fantastic prizes to give away at our season final on sept 20th 2015 at Waldkirch GC: And thats not all – Golf4Fun members can also plan their own Read more →

  • Double Trouble — Rounds 3 and 4
    Double  Trouble  — Rounds 3 and 4

    Having missed last year’s double header, due to a clash of diary dates, I was looking forward to this year’s battle at Bad Bellingen, to be played over two days, on the Quellenhof course for round 3 and with round 4 to be decided on the Kappellenberg. With our young Read more →

  • ROUND TWO – GAMS /WERDENBERG
    ROUND TWO – GAMS /WERDENBERG

    Brought to you in association with the LOST BALL SOCIETY A new course for us to play this year for the second of the seven Golf4Fun tournaments 2015 . Set in the shadow of the Liechtenstein peaks, a course designed by the renowned architect Peter Kessler, 6039 meters peppered with Read more →

  • Golf4Fun Welcomes Back Gruyere Tourism for 2015
    Golf4Fun Welcomes Back Gruyere Tourism for 2015

    Golf4Fun is happy to announce that La Gruyère Tourism will once again be an official sponsor of Golf4Fun in 2015. Nestled in the canton of Fribourg, La Gruyère provides a host destinations and activities for visitors – whether it’s for a weekend or a longer stay. At the foot of Read more →

  • Little Scotland Big Sky, Medium to well done!!
    Little Scotland Big Sky, Medium to well done!!

    Writing here, for what is now the third time of asking, to offer a players point of view of our day at Steisslingen was always going to present a challenge. Thankfully however with Golf4fun there is never a lack of material. Nora’s quest for immortality advanced another step, following on Read more →

  • Return of the Fin Bec Back 9 Challenge 2015 and more goodies
    Return of the Fin Bec Back 9 Challenge 2015 and more goodies

    Golf4Fun is pleased to announce the return of Fin Bec Fine Wines as our official Wine Partner once more in 2015! That means the return of “Fin Bec Back 9 Challenge” at each round of the Golf4Fun Tournament Series in 2015 as well as many chances to win bottles of Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes Omnimedica AG
    Golf4Fun welcomes Omnimedica AG

    Golf4Fun is happy to announce that Omnimedica AG will be the official Sports Drink Partner in 2015. Omnimedica is introducing Sports System, the sports line of 4protection ®. Worldwide, it is the only series of its kind with the active formula OM24 ®. This active substance has a unique structure Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes Arosa
    Golf4Fun welcomes Arosa

    For the past 3 years Arosa Tourism has supported Golf4Fun with great prizes. And 2015 will be no different – courtesy of Arosa Tourism in 2015 we have ski passes for the Arosa and Lenzerheide combined ski areas to be won as well as tickets for the 2015 Arosa Humor Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes Von Fass
    Golf4Fun welcomes Von Fass

    The VOM FASS mission is to provide customers with a Mediterranean way of sampling and savouring the finest, premium quality artisanal products, directly from the cask – with a commitment to uncompromising levels of customer satisfaction. Whether it is oil, vinegar, spirit or liqueur – the choice of products on Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes “Allow Me”
    Golf4Fun welcomes “Allow Me”

    Golf4Fun is pleased to welcome Allow Me Lifestyle Management Services as a new sponsor in 2015. As busy professionals we often feel there are not enough hours in the day – so why not use Allow Me Lifestyle Management Services to make your life easier? Allow Me is a concierge Read more →

  • 2015 Golf4Fun Tournaments – Season Final Raffle
    2015 Golf4Fun Tournaments – Season Final Raffle

    We all want the opportunity to win great prizes and unlike any other tournament series out there, the Golf4Fun tournament series allows you the opportunity to win some fantastic prizes just by taking part! Each tournament you entry entitles you 1 entry “ticket” in the Season Final Prize draw which Read more →

  • 2015 Singles Knockout
    2015 Singles Knockout

    Dates for 2015 Golf4Fun Singles Knockout Competition are now online. Match play is a whole different game than stroke play. In stroke play, golfers accumulate strokes over the course of 18 holes. The golfer with the fewest strokes at the completion of the round wins. In match play, each hole Read more →

  • Round 7 reviews from our roving reporter Theresa
    Round 7 reviews from our roving reporter Theresa

    True to the spirit of the sun beckoning the Golf4fun tournaments this year, the final tournament held in Walkirch was blessed with perfect weather. A solid 66 participants registered for the final, definitely setting the record to date. Waldkirch offers a lot of variety for a golfer with an array Read more →

  • Meteorological Miracles — although walking on water still alludes me.
    Meteorological Miracles —  although walking on water still alludes me.

    I will begin this blog with an observation that could be useful to some of those reading. If anyone is planning an outdoor event in the near future they should extend an invitation to Nora as it seems her ability to supply blue skies, despite the odds, is becoming legendary. Read more →

  • A sunny morning greets the Golf4Fun’ers for Round 6
    A sunny morning greets the Golf4Fun’ers for Round 6

    I think we can all agree that the summer this year has been far from ideal… however, when it comes to the Golf4Fun days out, we continue to blessed.  The sun-kissed green splendour of Gruyere golf course beckoned the 55 or so Golf4Fun players arriving in their stead. Gruyere is Read more →

  • Tales from a Golfer in Gruyére – Round 6
    Tales from a Golfer in Gruyére – Round 6

    The opening hole at Gruyère is perhaps one of the most panoramic vistas ever to grace a golf course, and this year with the fine weather we could actually appreciate it, as those who played in 2013 will attest to. It has been calculated that the odds of achieving a Read more →

  • Über(s) Fliegen – Round 5
    Über(s) Fliegen – Round 5

    Bläfthrslplbpfffft-Puäh – so ungefähr klingt es, nachdem mir winzig kleine Mücken in Mund und Nase geflogen sind, just in dem Moment, als ich meinen Ball zum Par einputten will. Über die anschließenden Laute wegen des daneben geschobenen Balls breiten wir an dieser Stelle das Mäntelchen des Schweigen aus. Es ist Read more →

  • ROUND 5 – CALLUNA VULGARIS –A GOLFING BOTANICAL STUDY
    ROUND 5 – CALLUNA VULGARIS –A GOLFING BOTANICAL STUDY

    For the second time this season the Golf 4 Fun tournament series was to be played in that little part of Scotland that is Steisslingen. Having seen the meteorological predictions I had prepared myself for a truly highland experience. I should have had more faith in the tournament talisman that Read more →

  • Rounds 3 and 4 and we did battle with The Elements…
    Rounds 3 and 4 and we did battle with The Elements…

    The Bad Bellingen weekend tournaments are always fun events. This year we were greeted with a new challenge – strong gusts of wind – which made the weekend of golf all the more challenging. With most people staying the weekend, the group of 60 plus golfers kicked off smoothly on Read more →

  • Ein “funtastisches” Wochenende – Bad Bellingen Rounds 3 & 4
    Ein “funtastisches” Wochenende – Bad Bellingen Rounds 3 & 4

    Vergangenes Wochenende ging es zur dritten und vierten Runde der 2014er Golf4Fun Turnierserie nach Bad Bellingen. Nach einer, wie immer, sehr unterhaltsamen Anreise mit Steffen wurde direkt im Hotel nahe des Golfplatzes eingecheckt. Dank Noras Organisationstalent ging dies zügig und vollkommen ohne Probleme. Nach einer ausserplanmäßigen Dusche und einem kurzem Read more →

  • The hills are alive with the sound of…
    The hills are alive with the sound of…

    Golfers !!! —-Yes, round 2 Emmental, and a return to the alpine course near Burgdorf which this year produced a number of different sensory experiences. I forgot the oxygen again!!! We had the benefit of bird song for sure, as the sun shone and the gentle melodious sound of cow Read more →

  • The Emmental sun shined but who were the winners on the day
    The Emmental sun shined but who were the winners on the day

    Emmental was the chosen spot for the second tournament of the season and proved to be a popular spot judging from the speed at which the number of registered participants grew with 58 golfers and 15 flights registered for the day.   I must be honest, the club is interesting – Read more →

  • Time to dust down those golf clubs again…
    Time to dust down those golf clubs again…

    It’s always a good auspice when the start of the season is blessed by the weather gods.  And so it was with the first tournament of the 2014 Golf4Fun summer season as the warm sunny morning beckoned the 65 golfers registered for the first round at Steisslingen GC, by the Read more →

  • Back to Earth with a bump….
    Back to Earth with a bump….

    Sunday April 13th, a date significant for its being the start of the Golf 4 Fun 2014 tournament series, as well as the last day of some crazy golf championship played in Georgia USA ( Well played Bubba ! ) A  field of 65 players were eager to get going Read more →

  • Our Kings and Queen of Round 1 are crowned
    Our Kings and Queen of Round 1 are crowned

    Round 1 dawned a bright and sunny morning and a short 1 hour drive brought us to Steisslingen G.C. and scene of the opening round for the 2014 Golf4Fun Tournament Series. The weather gods remained with us on the day and for the lucky few so too did the golf Read more →

  • 2014 Golf4Fun Tournaments – Season Final Raffle
    2014 Golf4Fun Tournaments – Season Final Raffle

    We all want the opportunity to win great prizes and unlike any other tournament series out there, the Golf4Fun tournament series allows you the opportunity to win some fantastic prizes just by taking part! Each tournament you enter entitles you 1 entry in the Prize draw. The Prize Draw takes Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes Fork & Bottle
    Golf4Fun welcomes Fork & Bottle

    Golf4Fun is pleased to announce that Fork and Bottle will join in 2014 as a Silver Sponsor for Golf4Fun. Located at Allmendstrasse 20, about 10 minutes from Zurich HB (just steps from the Brunau train stop and walking distance from Sihl City) Fork & Bottle offers a beautiful interior with Read more →

  • One life. Live it well.
    One life. Live it well.

    For a third year running Holmes Place returns as a Silver Sponsor for Golf4Fun with one week and one month memberships to be won at all rounds during the 2014 tournament series as well as offering all members the chance to be a “VIP for a day” and enjoy their Read more →

  • The dynamic fusion of Art and Golf
    The dynamic fusion of Art and Golf

      Golf4Fun is happy to announce that JOPITI ARTWORK will be an official Sponsor of the Golf4Fun Tournament Series in 2014.  Golf4Fun members who take part in the 2014 Golf4Fun Tournament Series have the opportunity to win one of four great prizes sponsored by JOPITI ARTWORK – their very own Read more →

  • Return of the Fin Bec Challenge
    Return of the Fin Bec Challenge

    Golf4Fun is pleased to announce the return of Fin Bec Fine Wines as our official Wine Partner in 2014! That means the return of “Fin Bec Back 9 Challenge” at each round of the Golf4Fun Tournament Series in 2014. And don’t forget: Complimentary entry tickets to Expovina Primavera (March 27th Read more →

  • All aboard for the Bernina Express
    All aboard for the Bernina Express

    New for Golf4Fun’ers in 2014 is Silver Sponsor Rhätische Bahn and chances to win 1st class tickets on the Bernina Express. Bernina Express The most beautiful experience of the Alps: From the high towering glaciers of the mountains down to the swaying palms of Italy, the highest mountain railway in Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes La Gruyère Tourism
    Golf4Fun welcomes La Gruyère Tourism

    Golf4Fun is happy to announce that La Gruyère Tourism will be an official sponsor of Golf4Fun in 2014. Nestled in the canton of Fribourg, La Gruyère provides a host destinations and activities for visitors – whether it’s for a weekend or a longer stay. At the foot of the Pre-Alps, Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes Tschuggen Hotel Group
    Golf4Fun welcomes Tschuggen Hotel Group

    Golf4Fun is happy to announce that Tschuggen Hotel Group will be an official Hotel Partner of Golf4Fun in 2014. Synonymous with exclusive holiday experience in dream locations in Switzerland the privately owned Tschuggen Hotel Group comprises three multi-award winning luxury hotels in the 5-star superior category and two holiday hotels Read more →

  • Golf4Fun welcomes Oxblood Shoes
    Golf4Fun welcomes Oxblood Shoes

    Golf4Fun is happy to announce that Oxblood Shoes will be an official Sponsor in 2014. Situated centrally in Zuerich alongside the main train station, Oxblood shoes carries a unique range of leather shoes and has worldwide the biggest range of Shell Cordovan Shoes. Genuine Shell Cordovan is the art of tanning at Read more →

  • Looking Back at 2013 – our Sponsors
    Looking Back at 2013 – our Sponsors

    I would like to take this point to say a final thank you to all our 2013 tournament sponsors – they gave us great prizes and aperos and have helped our little community to grow bigger and stronger. And what a role call they were: Raleigh who gave us that Read more →

  • “21.09.2013 – a day to remember” – a players viewpoint
    “21.09.2013 – a day to remember” – a players viewpoint

    The day arrived – 21 September, the last tournament of the year. Who would imagine the year flying by so fast. Views of the 1st fairway Waldkirch golf club was the location – a great spot for a great finish with a vast array of courses, greens and a range Read more →

  • Our 2013 King Tiger and Queen Rabbit have been crowned
    Our 2013 King Tiger and Queen Rabbit have been crowned

    They say a picture tells a thousand words and so I’m going to let the pictures do the talking for the winners of Round 7, the Leaderboards, the Season Finale Draw, The Christmas Draw and the special Ladies Draw. First and foremost – the Round 7 winners (and we had Read more →

  • “Green and Blue – A Golfers Tale” – Season Final from a players viewpoint
    “Green and Blue – A Golfers Tale” – Season Final from a players viewpoint

    Green verdant fairways and blue, blue skies greeted all 58 Tigers and Rabbits who came to GC Waldkirch for the Golf 4 Fun end of season finale. The 58 hopefully starters on the 1st tee Up for grabs a treasure trove of prizes waiting to be claimed by the victors Read more →

  • Round 6 and our Kings remained on their thrones….
    Round 6 and our Kings remained on their thrones….

    Just like many other Golf4Fun’ers, I woke to the sounds of rain on the shutters last Sunday morning. A quick check of the radar settled me – the prognosis was good and by 10:30am the clouds might not have dissappeared but at least the heavy rain would have passed. A Read more →

  • “Get in the hole!” – a players viewpoint of Round 6
    “Get in the hole!” – a players viewpoint of Round 6

    What comes in your mind when you hear Emmental and holes? Tasty cheese is true for most people, for those who joined the 6th tournament on sunday the answer might as well be „super delicate Golfcourse“. The 47 hopeful starters! The Golfclub Emmental offers some nice holes – good for Read more →

  • “Cheese and Crackers” – a players viewpoint from Round 6
    “Cheese and Crackers” – a players viewpoint from Round 6

    Sunday 25th August and Round 6 of the Golf 4 Fun 2013 Tournament series . This would be the second round hosted by a famous Swiss cheese making region. Back in May it was Grüyere and now, 3 months later, we found ourselves in the undulating landscape of Emmental. The Read more →

  • Round 5 already in the history books? – a players viewpoint
    Round 5 already in the history books? – a players viewpoint

    Yes indeed. The score cards completed, checked, and signed. And another wonderful round at Steisslingen is just a fond memory now, just like our first round there at the beginning of the season (where does the time go?). It was a glorious day. Blue skies, warm temperatures, and smiling faces Read more →

  • Round 5 and we have a new King – but is it a Tiger or Rabbit? Read on…
    Round 5 and we have a new King – but is it a Tiger or Rabbit? Read on…

    The morning of round 5 dawned with the bluest skies we’ve seen in 2013 so far – the mercury rose well above the 30 centigrade mark on the day! Despite the final leg of the battle for the Open at Muirfield being the highlight of many golfers calendar, Golf4Fun saw Read more →

  • Mad dogs and Englishmen – a players viewpoint of Round 5
    Mad dogs and Englishmen – a players viewpoint of Round 5

    From the Arctic conditions in Gruyere, the damp temperate Bad Bellingen to the scorching fairways of Steisslingen, this year’s Golf4Fun Tournament Series has certainly delivered on the weather front. How fitting that we should play on one of the hottest days of the year in what is  described as –A piece Read more →

  • Time Flies – a players viewpoint
    Time Flies – a players viewpoint

    The best thing about the Bad Bellingen tournament is making a weekend of it and being able to enjoy a full dinner and several beverages after a full day out on the course. Of course that makes it a tad more challenging the day after, especially for those who may Read more →

  • Round 4 – A fantastic Longest Drive performance and a new Queen Rabbit is crowned
    Round 4 – A fantastic Longest Drive performance and a new Queen Rabbit is crowned

    Saturday may have started wet but Sunday showed us the perfect weather for golfing – a mixture of blue skies and white fluffy cloudy with the temperatures in the mid 20s. Flights took off at a great pace from the first tee complete with a stuffed goodie bag of suntan Read more →

  • “The Monster” – A players viewpoint from Rounds 3 & 4
    “The Monster” – A players viewpoint from Rounds 3 & 4

    Golf can be the most frustrating game in the world – we all know that feeling, when nothing, really nothing works out the way we want it. So why do we keep on playing? Why do we spend hours walking behind a tiny white ball even if it´s pouring down? Read more →

  • Round 3 – Have our King and Queen remained seated on their thrones?
    Round 3 – Have our King and Queen remained seated on their thrones?

    Saturday morning 8am, I opened my hotel room curtains – rain. For once the weather forecast was right. Even with the prediction that by 10:30am it would have stopped. And maybe its just the luck of Golf4Fun, but thats exactly what happened. Umbrella’s and rain trousers were safely stowed back Read more →

  • “One of the most visually stunning courses I have ever played” – more Round 2 Player views
    “One of the most visually stunning courses I have ever played” – more Round 2 Player views

    What an incredible course; Despite knowing the forecast, brave participants couldn’t refuse the challenge and the Gods were forgiving in return. Although some players partners may disagree. The first flights suffered a short shower and standing at midday was a challenge for even the best all weather clothing. But lucky Read more →

  • “Fours seasons less the summer” – Round 2 from the view of a potential Tiger
    “Fours seasons less the summer” – Round 2 from the view of a potential Tiger

    I’m sure for most participants, the thought of registering for the golf tournament in Gruyere was filled with promises of sun baked mountain tops and sun-kissed lakes. Alas, the 26th May promised to be a day of four seasons less the summer.  The golf participants arrived in their numbers, some Read more →

  • So who stole the Spring and do we still have a Queen Rabbit? – Round 2 results are online
    So who stole the Spring and do we still have a Queen Rabbit? – Round 2 results are online

    Personally I’m beginning to wonder – who stole our springtime! Last Sunday we visited the spectacular Gruyere Golf Club for Round 2 of our HCP relevant official tournament series and well – Spring showers I can put up with but early Summer hail? Despite the weather, when the clouds did Read more →

  • Golf and Wonders – A players viewpoint of the day
    Golf and Wonders – A players viewpoint of the day

    It´s April, it´s season kick-off and because of that you wouldn´t expect any wonders from the first round. And… it didn‘t happen. At least not for the scoring. So it was no wonder that it was possible to climb to the top of the Ladies Brutto Category with only 8 Read more →

  • The 2013 Golf4Fun Season is officially Open
    The 2013 Golf4Fun Season is officially Open

    A lot of happy Golfers congregated in the bar late yesterday afternoon at Golf Club Steisslingen – happy that Round 1 was over and ready to hear the Ranking List for the day. Many thanks to Stamford Consulting and Die Mobiliar for a wonderful Apero, Koru Lounge & Cafe for Read more →

  • Round 1 Golf4Fun 2013 Tournament Series
    Round 1 Golf4Fun 2013 Tournament Series

    Date: April 28th 2013 Registration: Golf4Fun Tournament Site. Registration Closing Date: 24th April 2013 Location:Steisslingen Golf Club A piece of Scotland at the Bodensee. The 18-hole par 72 championship course captivates with its impressively strong bunkers based on the Scottish model. Anyone who wants to experience Scottish atmosphere, should not Read more →

  • Announcing our 2013 Tournament Sponsors
    Announcing our 2013 Tournament Sponsors

    As the organiser for our official Golf4Fun Tournament Series, unveiling the yearly tournament sponsors is one of my favourite tasks. This year support for our non-profit golfing group is higher than ever and I am pleased to see so many great Swiss company names endorsing our group by being official Read more →

  • 2013 Tournament Venues Announced
    2013 Tournament Venues Announced

    An overview of where our Tigers and Rabbits will battle it out during the 2013 season. Gruyère Golf Club: The 18-hole par 68 course blends into one of the most beautiful landscapes of Switzerland! On the horizon – the stunning mountains of Fribourg. At your feet – the stunning Lake Read more →

  • Season Final Hit
    Season Final Hit

    Congratulations to Season Winners – Patrick Knab was crowned King Tiger today and Siegried Dullnig King Rabbit. Congratutations to all our winners on the day and over the entire 2012 Tournament Series. Ranking list and leaderboards are available under the Touranments Tab! Read more →

  • Round Five Kings Crowned
    Round Five Kings Crowned

    Congratulations to our Round 5 Winners at Steisslingen Golf Club and especially to our newly crowned lead Tiger – Patrick Knab and retaining his title for the 4th successive round lead Rabbit – Siegfried Dullnig! Pictures online in the group Albums here is a quick preview to whet your appetite…. Read more →

  • Round 4 and the competition becomes more focused

    Yes the competition at the top of our leader boards is definitely becoming more focused! We had a beautiful days golfing, even if the weather didn’t play ball at the Kapelleberg course at Bad Bellingen Golf Course. Congratulations to our Round 4 Winners and especially to our newly crowned lead Read more →

  • Round 3 and we conquered Quellenhof

    With beautiful weather and the excellent company of our Golf4Fun’ers what more can your normal golfer ask for! Quellenhof Golf course at Bad Bellingen Golf Club proved challenging and enjoyable! The leader boards are becoming more revealing with some candidates showing their top potential! Congratulations to our Round 3 Winners Read more →

  • Round 2 and Steisslingen revealed itself to us

    What a beautiful but challenging course Golf Club Steisslingen has proved itself to be. Thepictures from round 2 are online now. Congratulations to our Round 2 Winners and especially our newly crowned Tiger Stephane Widmer and our lead Rabbit – Siegfried Dullnig! here is a few view from the day, Read more →

  • Round 1 – the 2012 Golf4Fun’ers season is offically open

    Yes, Round 1 is over and all our first round winners have been crowned – Congratulations to all of you but especially to Hari Zvizdic who stormed home with 49 Netto and 14 Brutto points, storming ahead in both the Tigers and Rabbits Leaderboards! As Andrea so sweetly puts it Read more →

  • More 2012 tournament venues revealed

    We’ve added more tournament dates and venues, heres a sneak preview: Bad Bellingen Kappellenberg Course: Steisslingen Golf Course: Quellenhof Golf Course, Bad Bellingen: Read more →

  • Line up for 2012 Tournament series is published

    and here is a sneak preview of some of the places we will play: Oberkirch April 2012: Waldkirch Sept 2012:   Read more →

  • A tournament in 2012?

     Our Pitch and Putt outing got cancelled and Brunch happened instead. Relaxed chatter over coffee and the question came – why don’t we do a tournament next year? Read more →