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New Associate Member Country: Mexico
[6 Sept 2018]

We welcome Mexico to the growing list of Associate Member Countries. Ricardo Silva Da Luna is a B1 Category player and we welcome him and hopefully he can inspire other Mexican vision impaired golfers to join him on the greens.

2018 South African Blind Golf Open
[August 24]

The 2018 ISPS Handa South African Blind Golf Open Championship was held at the Milnerton Golf Club Milnerton, Capetown on July 15 - 17 2018.

July 16 - 17 2018

2018 US Open Event April 6 - 8 2018
[May 15]

The 2018 ISPS Handa US Blind Golf Open Championship was held at the Haven Golf Course, Green Valley Arizona on April 6 - 8 2018.

April 6 through April 8, 2018

2018 Australian Blind Golf Open Results
[April 10]

The 2018 ISPS Handa Australian Blind Golf Open Championship was held at the Rosebud Country Club, Rosebud, Victoria on March 7 - 9 2018.

7 - 9 March 2018

ISPS Handa Canadian Blind Golf Open 2018
[March 27]

Truro Golf Course, Truro, Nova Scotia

15 - 17 August 2018

Brian Macleod Memorial Nova Scotia Open
[March 27]

Mountain Golf Club, Truro, Nova Scotia

19 - 20 August 2018

ISPS Handa British Blind Open
[March 27]

Cardrona Golf and Country Club, Peebles, Scotland

15 - 19 July 2018

Report From South Africa Blind Golfer Ernst Conradie [October 12]

"I have decided to do another mad stunt this year to show people that blind and visually impaired people can also play golf and that we can do it sometimes better."

2017 ISPS Handa Austrian Blind Golf Open Results [17th September - 21st September]

The 2017 ISPS Handa Austrian Blind Golf Open took place at Sussenbrunn Golf club, Vienna on 17th September - 21st September.

The category winners were B1: Zohar Sharon (Israel) 196, B2: Ed Maguire (Ireland) 192, and B3: Allan Morgan (Scotland) 188.

17th September - 21st September, 2017

2017 ISPS Handa South Africa Blind Golf Open Results [27th - 29th August]

The 2017 ISPS Handa South Africa Blind Golf Open took place at Woodhill Country Club, Pretoria on 27th - 29th August.

"What was particularly promising for us this year was that there has been growth in our juniors"

27th - 29th August, 2017

ISPS HANDA Vision Cup 2017 [August 5]

Exciting Finish as Cup Result Goes Down to the Final Play of the Day.
Canada hosted the 3rd edition of the ISPS HANDA Vision Cup between teams representing North America and the Rest of the World from 21-23 July 2017.

July 21st to 23rd 2017

2017 ISPS Handa Irish Blind Golf Open Results [August 4]

The 2017 ISPS Handa Irish Blind Golf Open took place at Nuremore Hotel and Country Club, County Monaghan, Ireland on 30 June to 1 July.

The Tournament was won by Willem Roode and the ladies prize went to Carol Brill, both members of Irish Blind Golf.

30 June to 1 July, 2017

2017 ISPS Handa British Blind Golf Open Results [August 4]

The 2017 ISPS Handa British Blind Golf Open took place at Greenore Golf, County Louth, Ireland on 27 and 28 June.

The net winner, Paul McCormack from Ireland scored an amazing nett 58 on Day 1 and a final nett 106 to secure the title.

June 27th and 28th, 2017

2017 Australian and New South Wales Blind Golf Opens [May 16]

These events were played early in October in Sydney.

5th October - 9th October 2017

2017 US Open Results [April 24]

The 2017 ISPS Handa US Blind Golf Open Championship was held at the Torres Blancas Golf Course in Green Valley Arizona.

April 6 through April 10, 2017

2018 ISPS Handa Italian Open and World Championships [April 4]

Golf Club Parco de' Medici, Rome

September 29 - October 6 2018

2017 Austrian Blind Golf Open [February 16]

Entry Forms are now added to the Events pages. Entries close June 30th. Download as either a Word document to return by email or print our PDF and mail.

17th September - 21st September 2017

2017 Canada Blind Golf Open [February 7]

August 14th - 17th

David Blyth Life Member IBGA [February 2]

BGA is delighted to advise that David Blyth was appointed a Life Member of the International Blind Golf Association (IBGA) at the IBGA Biennial Meeting in Japan in early November.

November 2016

ISPS Handa World Blind Golf Championships 2016

The 2016 World Championships took place at the beautiful Shinrin-Koen Golf Club, Japan, on 9 and 10 November. Fourteen Japanese competitors were joined by a further 41 from eleven countries.

14th November 2016


The IBGA is pleased to welcome Costa Rica to the international blind golf family.

11th July 2016

Canada to host 2017 ISPS Handa Vision Cup

The ISPS Handa Vision Cup will be held at Creston, British Columbia from 19 - 24 July 2017. Detailed information for potential participants can be found at www.vibebc.com

30th June 2016

ISPS Handa 2016 US Blind Golf Open Championship Results

USBGA - 2016 - Green Valley Regional and Open - Final Scores As of - Apr 22 2016 - The Haven Course.

29th April 2016

Brian MacLeod

It is with deep sadness that we report the death of IBGA Director Brian MacLeod. He had been diagnosed with a very rare form of cancer in late 2014 and despite extensive treatment throughout 2015 he lost his battle with the disease on Saturday, 19 December.

31st December 2015

Vision Cup 2015 New Video

A new video of the Vision Cup 2015 has just been posted.

08th August 2015

ISPS Handa Austrian Blind Golf Open 2015

For the first time it was possible to organise an Austrian Blind Open in 2015, which was a great success reports Karin Becker, Tournament Organiser. This was mainly due to the superb support of IBGA.

23rd July 2015


The Rest of the World go two up in matchplay series against North America. The ISPS Handa Vision Cup (formerly the Ressmeyer Cup) took place at the beautiful Villa d'Este Golf Club, Como, Italy on 26-28 June. The 12-a-side match was played in lovely sunshine and a friendly but very competitive atmosphere.

03rd July 2015

South African Blind Golf Association - 2014 ISPS HANDA South African Open

November 2014 saw South Africa's top visually-impaired golfers gathering at the Stellenbosch Golf Club to compete for the South African title over 36 holes of stroke play.

16th January 2015

International Blind Golf Association

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