|Approved balls in
The use of balls in minigolf tournaments
worldwide require an approval of the company and its balls by WMF (see chapter
3.4 of WMF rulebook). As from 2009 on balls from various companies will not be
allowed in competitions anymore.
Currently, a list is drawn up with
companies and brands (see Annex attached), which
At this stage, I kindly ask you to inform all your
clubs, ball sellers and players about these important changes by a publication
on your website, in your newletters or other publications. WMF does not take
over any responsibility in case balls are produced which will finally not be
allowed to play in competitions. The restrictions are not limited to
international tournaments and championships, the restrictions also apply to
local, regional and national tournaments. Also, the restrictions apply in
countries where the respective member of WMF has not assigned marketing rights
to WMF (the regulation in chapt. 3.4 is independent).
- are approved: 3D, Reisinger, Nifo, Infinite
- are not approved: Gerlach, Rothe, Kiesow and all
other companies not listed as approved or under review
- are under review (and not not approved as of 1st
January 2009 without further notice): Wagner, GameN Fun, SV Golf, Migo
Sport, Pro Golf Switzerland W. Hartmann, Pro Golf Austria W.
information will be issued later and published on WMF
Executive Committee WMF