Established in 2006, the European Open reigns as the premier professional disc golf event in Europe. Hailing from various corners of the globe, elite players congregate in Nokia, Finland, vying for the prestigious PDGA Major title. Central to the European Open experience is the iconic European PDGA Major event, held at the renowned Nokia DiscGolfPark, affectionately referred to as the Beast. Representing numerous countries, the finest athletes gather to compete for the esteemed titles of European Open Champions in the Open and Women’s Open divisions. Spanning four thrilling days from Thursday to Sunday, mark your calendars for July 20th to 23rd, 2023, to witness this spectacular competition unfold.
Kicking off the European Open festivities on Wednesday, July 19, was the highly anticipated Presidents Cup. This esteemed team event showcases Europe’s finest players pitted against the top talents from the USA, delivering an electrifying and spectator-friendly team format. However, the excitement doesn’t stop there! The European Open has evolved into a comprehensive event that caters to all. Indulge in delectable street food, engage in family-friendly activities and entertainment, and explore a fully stocked disc golf pro shop offering everything from coveted collector’s items to beginner-friendly discs. With a little something for everyone, the European Open promises an unforgettable experience beyond the singles competition.
This year, a grand total of 134 players, encompassing both MPO and FPO divisions, competed for a pro purse of $101,758. Congratulations to your MPO Champion Cory Ellis and to your FPO Champion Kristin Tattar! Read more about this year’s FPO edition and MPO edition of the European Open.
|Year||MPO Winner||Final Score||FPO Winner||Final Score|
|2023*||Cory Ellis||-33||Kristin Tattar||-11|
|2022*||Eagle McMahon||-42||Paige Pierce||+12|
|2019*||Paul McBeth||-33||Paige Pierce||-2|
|2018*||Simon Lizotte||-32||Henna Blomroos||-8|
|2017*||Paul McBeth||-37||Catrina Allen||+15|
*Not a DGPT Event