European Open 2020 registrants

All players who registered for the European Open 2020 but didn't cancel their participation for the 2020 event will be automatically preregistered for the 2021 European Open. This also includes players who opted not to have their 2020 European Open entry fee refunded to them and used it to preregister for the 2021 European Open. More info about this in the cancellation announcement article.

All European Open 2021 preregistered players will receive another info email with instructions on how to proceed before the actual registration begins in February 2021.

European Open 2020 registrants who have preregistered for the European Open 2021 can have their entry fee refunded. We follow the standard procedures PDGA Competition Manual on withdrawals and refunds (1.03). If you wish to have your entry fee refunded at this point, please contact us at

European Open 2021 Basics

  • Date: 16-19 July 2021.
  • Location: Nokia DiscGolfPark, Hinttalankatu 6, 37100 Nokia, Finland.
  • 144 players: 120 in MPO division, 24 in FPO division.
  • Four 18-hole rounds.
    • All 144 players play during the first three rounds. Top 50% of players in each division (60 in MPO & 12 in FPO) advance to the final round based on the scores of first three rounds.

Stay on top of the European Open news at our website and in social media: Facebook & Instagram.


European Open 2021 registration will begin in February 2021. More information about the registration will be published in January-February 2021.


Please check the event week schedule for more detailed info, once available. Please note that the schedule is subject to change. All players will be informed about any changes made to schedule.

PDGA Major Rules

PDGA’s Official Rules of Disc Golf and the rules for PDGA Major events are followed in the European Open.

Use of all kinds of tobacco products is prohibited during tournament rounds. Smoking is prohibited starting from when a player enters the 1st tee area 10 minutes prior to the tee time until the scorecard is returned. This includes electronic cigarettes and similar devices. (Check the PDGA update for Competiotion Manual 2021 for full info.)

The PDGA dress code for Major events applies.


The European Open is be played on a temporary layout of the Nokia DiscGolfPark called the Beast. The tournament course is basically the same as it has been in the past but there are always some minor changes. Check here for more info about the Beast.

Official social media hashtags

We encourage you to use our official European Open & Presidents Cup hashtags and tagging the European Open account (IG: @opendiscgolf, FB: Disc Golf European Open) when posting updates from the event. Hashtags: #opendiscgolf #discgolfpresidentscup

Media policy

If you are planning on shooting footage or covering your play at the European Open you should contact Jussi Meresmaa:

Contact info

If you require help or if you have any questions about the event please contact us. We’ll be reachable at the European Open tournament center during the event week.

Jukka Teräs
Tournament Director & Event Producer
Phone: +358 40 538 7464

Jussi Meresmaa
Head of the European Open organization
Phone: +358 40 578 1474