NBDG Tuscany Open 2020
Welcome to the NBDG Tuscany Open 2020
Do not miss out this amazing Disc Golf Experience in warm and one of the most beautiful places in whole Europe, Italy's very own Tuscany!
NBDG Tuscany Open is hosted for the second time in 2020. More accurate dates will be announced during fall 2019.
The event is 1 round/day basis with tee-times. 3 days, 3 rounds plus side-events like Wine Tasting and Player Dinner.
The event takes place at Fattoria di Pietrabuona which is located ideally next to Lucca, near Pisa and Florence, not too far from Milan or Rome. Perfect location to take your whole family with you!
During the tournament days, common shopping trip or day at the natural thermal spa's can be arranged for the travel companions; there is no reason to leave your girlfriend or wife home.
At the nights we can experience the best of Tuscany, visit a wine farm with wine and food tasting and of course, have a great feast all together! Table's are filled with the best local products, wine, cheese, olive oil, and pasta!
Where to fly?
If you need to fly to Italy, nearest airports are Pisa and Florence/Firenze (~45mins drive). Milan and Rome are about 3-hour drive away.
Fattoria di Pietrabuona also has lots of housing to offer with reasonable price and SUPERB value for your money. Can you imagine how refreshed and relaxed you can feel, waking up to Tuscan sunrise on at mountains? No, you can't, you need to experience it yourself.
If you want to act fast and get the best accommodation, you can contact Fattoria di Pietrabuona directly immediately. Send an email to email@example.com (English or Italy), or you can call for more information to +39.0572.408115
Their website: http://www.pietrabuona.com
NOTICE! At booking.com and similar booking sites, it looks fully booked but is not. You need to book directly. This is to get you the best price deal for the accommodation.
Event preliminary schedule
The more detailed schedule will be available during winter 2020.
Doubles event and Check-in
Please, check in to #1 tee 10 minutes before your tee-time.
Wine Tasting starting 19:00
*You can purchase tickets to Wine Tasting while registering. Cost is 22€/person, and it includes a tour at the Wine Farm and tasting of 4 of their most excellent wines with matching side snack with them.
Saturday xx of xxx
Red and white wine are served with no limits and of course water.
The location is in Cellar which is below the main Villa, a very lovely and charming place.
During the dinner, we will raffle out prizes with all the players that are present. Discs, apparel and other gear and as a grand prize, 1-week free stay at Fattoria di Pietrabuona!
About the course
The course is located inside Fattoria di Pietrabuona premises. See details from here: http://www.pietrabuona.com/en/info-e-recapiti/where-we-are/
Fattoria di Pietrabuona has currently nine hole disc golf course that is not too challenging but is extremely heavy as it's located in a side of a mountain. The course will expand during winter with ten more holes making it total of 19 holes per round. All divisions will play all 19 holes each day.
Here is what the course looks by numbers and preliminary course map.
Amateur nine - Short and easy holes. Take your birdies here and avoid bogeys. You need your best technical shots, a bit of luck and a good putt to make the best.
Hole, lenght, par, elevation (estimated)
1. 54m par 3 0m
2. 55m par 3 0m
3. 65m par 3 0m
4. 63m par 3 0m
5. 70m par 3 +2m
6. 57m par 3 -1m
7. 54m par 3 +1m
8. 45m par 3 +7m
9. 50m par 3 +8m
Professional ten - on the top of the mountain, things get tricky. Longer and tighter holes. A lot of elevation, both up and down. Birdies are good but especially try to dodge bogeys.
Hole, lenght, par, elevation (estimated)
10. 80m par 3 +6m
11. 101m par 3 -8m
12. 140m par 4 0m
13. 80m par 3 +1m
14. 160m par 4 +10m
15. 75m par 3 -1m
16. 75m par 3 +2m
17. 90m par 3 -8m
18. 110m par 3 -1m
19. 153m par 4 -19m
Payout and prizes
All divisions have 60% payout. Cash prizes in pro divisions and store credit in Amateur -divisions.
Top-3 will receive trophies in all divisions.
NBDG Junior Program
Registration to the event will take place in Disc Golf Scene when event details are published. Stay tuned!