The Basel Baggers Competitions 2018 are:    

General Competition Rules

Every Bagger should familiarise themselves with these rules before taking part in a competition.

The new general Competition Rules can be found here.

For those who are also members of the HIO competition the rules have been updated.

Last year's results can be found here.



The Matchplay is a simple head to head knockout, played throughout the season from May to September.

Please note the Play By Dates and let the Captain know about any scheduling issues.

The Matchplay 2018 draw was made at the Invitational.

The current standings can be found here.


Matchplay Rules

Monthly Medal    


A competition that sees us playing a different course every month. 

  • April/May: Bouleaux
  • May/June: Europa Park
  • June/July:  Kappellenberg
  • July/August: La Largue
  • August/September:  Ammerschwir
  Results for Last Year's Medal can be found here.


Overall Winner: 

Medal Rules

The Invitational    


The Invitational is the only competition open to non-Baggers (guests must provide a handicap certificate).

Played as a stableford competition.

Full results for 2018 Invitational can be found here.

  Venue: Alsace Golf Links
Date:    April 7th

Winner: Jamie Wingate



The Tour is played over two days, consisting of rounds on the Saturday and Sunday.  These will be at a course within a 2.5 hr drive of Basel.

The 2018 tour will be held at Waldsee Golf Resort in Germany. (

Full results for the 2017 Tour can be found here.

  Venue:  Golf Resort Waldsee - Germany
Date:   May 19th / 20th / 21st


Basel Baggers & IGA Ryder Cup    


This is a team competition played in the Ryder Cup format against the IGA Golf Society of Geneva.

This year we are playing home in the Drei Eck Region.

  Venue: TBA
Date:    June 30th / July 1st 


Captain's Day    


The Captain's Day competition is organized by the Baggers Captain for the year.

The format of and venue for the competition is determined by the Captain. 

  Captain:  Susanne Völkl

Venue: TBA
Date:    Saturday Aug 11th
Format: TBA



The Championship is the final competition of the season.

Played as stroke play competition.

Full results for the 2017 Championship can be found here.


Venue: Alsace Golf Links
Date:    September 22nd 



Golf 4 Fun

A one day competition introduced in 2015 against a society based in Zürich.

Venue:  TBA
Date:     Saturday July 14th (prov)


Battle Of the Boozers

Texas Scramble with Baggers and Pickwicks regulars against the Paddy's Golf Society

Venue:  TBA