Homutynnik discussed the Ukrainian Golf European federations

Хомутынник обсудил украинский гольф с европейскими федерациями

Vitaly Homutynnik the European Golf Association

At the weekend in France was held the annual meeting of the European Golf Association, which was attended by the head of the Golf Federation of Ukraine.

President of Ukrainian Golf Federation Vitaly Homutynnik intends to develop the infrastructure of the sport and popularitybut in Ukraine. This will use the experience of European colleagues.

This Homutynnik wrote at Facebook on Tuesday, November 19, following the meeting of the European Golf Association, which was held in Paris.

“In 23 years of existence, the profile of the Federation of Golf in Ukraine remained at the initial stage of development, although in the world it is one of the most popular and highly paid sports. What to do with it? Work on the infrastructure, make up games, to involve more children who have the potential to become the best. We won’t reinvent the wheel, take the best global practices. Just for this, and useful contacts, the experience of the European Golf Association”, – he wrote.

Khomutynnik noted that today in Ukraine only 3 active Golf club with certified fields, was only 285 players, is no Olympic and youth national teams for Golf, and the list of trainers only 16 people, but none of them is certified by the international PGA.

According to him, in Europe there are now more than 4 million players. On average in a European country a thousand times more golfers than in Ukraine.

It is also noted that in Ukraine there is no Olympic team in Golf. There is also no national Junior team, and hence the incentive to bring children.

Recall Homutynnik has led the Golf Federation on 25 October. The Presidium of the Ukrainian Golf Federation also became head coach of Ukrainian football Andriy Shevchenko.


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