Hungarian Golf Federation

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The Hungarian Golf Federation (Hungarian: Magyar Golf Szövetség) is Hungary's national association of golf courses, clubs and facilities, a member of the International Golf Federation,[1] also authorized by the United States Golf Association.[2] It was founded in 1990[3] and had about 1200 members in 2007.[4] The Federation organizes open days to advertise the game.[5]

In a 2007 SWOT analysis the Federation summarized the situation of golf in Hungary today.[6]


  1. ^ "IGF Member Web Sites". International Golf Federation. Retrieved 2008-06-27. 
  2. ^ "Foreign Golf Associations". United States Golf Association. Archived from the original on 2008-04-18. Retrieved 2008-06-27. 
  3. ^ Marshall, Robin (April 2003). "Up Swing" (PDF). The Budapest Sun. p. 18. Retrieved 2008-06-27. [dead link]
  4. ^ "Nagy ütésekkel jön föl a magyar golf". Népszabadság (in Hungarian). 2007-05-19. Retrieved 2008-06-27. 
  5. ^ ""A golf mindenkié" – Golfozzon Ön is, ingyen!". Világgazdaság (in Hungarian). Axel Springer AG. 2008-05-23. Retrieved 2008-06-27. 
  6. ^ "Golf sector in Hungary – an overview" (PDF). UK Trade & Investment. May 2007. Retrieved 2008-06-27. 

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