The World Ice Golf Championships
Day 1stFlights to Uummannaq Greenland. Late afternoon welcome and introduction to the town of Uummannaq and the tournament.
Day 2ndPractice and Niemann Cup (Ryder Cup Style).
Local entertainment in the evening.
Day 3rdOfficial opening of the fifth World Ice Golf Championship by the mayor of Uummannaq. Nine holes will be played twice.
Day 4 thSecond day of tournament. Nine holes will be played twice. In the evening there will be a gala dinner with the presentation of the prizes and entertainment at the Hotel Uummannaq.
Day 5 thDay for relaxation and excursions. The day will be used as a buffer day in case of bad weather during the tournament.
Day 6 thDeparture from Uummannaq early in the morning.
To participateAnyone with a handicap under 36 can take part. Play is over 36 holes (2 days).
Participation priceAccording to programme with start in Uummannaq, Greenland 2.000 EURO (flights not included).Accompanied price is 1.500 EURO also to be paid upon arrival
Specification of what is included
Additional optional items
The players will stay at the attractively situated Hotel Uummannaq with panoramic views across the ice fjord and the icegolf course. Accommodation will be in single and double rooms with full board.
Participation formPlease fill in the paricipation form. When your application is confirmed - please book flights and mail a copy of your confirmed flight bookings. Upon arrival in Uummannaq the 2.000 EURO must be paid.
Please fill in the: participation form
Book and pay your flight online
eTravel Air Greenland on line booking
Air Greenland has international connections via Copenhagen in Denmark 5 days a week. Book your flights online from Copenhagen (CPH) to Uummannaq (UMD) Greenland on March 20th and return from Uummannaq to Copenhagen on March 25 th 2008.
A special direct charter flights for North Americans via Ottawa-Iqaluit to Uummannaq can be arranged in cooperation with Great Canadian Travel when the demand exeeds 7 seats. Request for more info to Great Canadian Travel Lois@gctc-mst.com
Recommended clothingThe following is recommended as a minimum:
Organiser:Hotel Uummannaq, Greenland
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Reservation regarding changes:In view of the flying conditions in Greenland, weather conditions, etc. we reserve the right to make changes to the championships. Extreme weather conditions may prevent planned flights from taking place and force organisers to change or cancel the championship.
We recommend that you take out cancellation insurance through . A travel and accident insurance policy that covers sporting events is compulsory. The World Ice Golf Committee cannot be held responsible for personal injury that may occur during your stay in Greenland.