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Footgolf

UK Footgolf

Contact Name
Rutland County Golf Club
Contact Email
info@rutlandcountygolf.co.uk
Contact Telephone
01780 460330

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What is Footgolf?

Footgolf is played on a golf course using a size 5 football.

The object of the game is to get the ball into the hole using only your feet in the fewest number of shots possible. Footgolf is a very 'addictive' sport - it combines the best of football and golf, two of the most popular sports in the world. The beauty of the game lies in your being able to strategically combine power and precision every time you play footgolf. And, of course, it is open to everyone.

Equipment

Football boots and blades aren't permitted on most UK Footgolf courses - footgolfers are encouraged to wear trainers or astroturfs. Some UK Footgolf courses may permit the use of 'moulds' and AG boots for general play and competitions (please check with course or event organiser prior to the competition to confirm the footwear permitted at the event).

Facts

  • It is believed that the first country to truly play the sport is Spain, however the rules were first created for an event in Netherlands back in 2009.

Campaigns

Make your Move

The greatest benefits to our physical and mental health comes when we go from doing no physical activity at all to doing just a little bit!

Local Programmes

Partners

  • Safeguarding
    Charnwood LSA
    Blaby LSA
    County Sport Network
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Sport England
    Equality Standard
    Harborough LSA
    Active Rutland
    Melton LSA
  • NWL LSA
    O&W LSA
    Active Leicester
    H&B LSA

Partners

  • H&B LSA
    O&W LSA
  • Active Rutland
    County Sport Network
  • Blaby LSA
    Melton LSA
  • Sport England
    Charnwood LSA
  • Active Leicester
    Equality Standard
  • NWL LSA
    Harborough LSA
  • Leicestershire County Council
    Safeguarding