In a thrilling finale of the EPT Turku Open, the final day was filled with sunshine, an enthusiastic gallery, and scorching performances from the players. While there were no huge highlights like the ace from the previous day, the competition was filled with numerous smaller highlights. In the end, Jesse Nieminen and Rachel Turton emerged as the well-deserved champions after an exciting day of disc golf.
In the FPO division, the round started off at a steady pace. Rachel Turton showcased her consistent form, steering clear of any costly mistakes and ultimately clinching the victory with an impressive overall score of -3. Tinja Väisänen put on a great performance, securing a second place finish with a total score of par. Silva Saarinen claimed the third spot at +1, while Olivia Kindstedt encountered a few setbacks towards the end, settling for fourth place with a total score of +5.
The battle in the MPO division was nothing short of intense. Jesse Nieminen delivered a truly standout performance, capturing one of the most significant victories of his career with an impressive overall score of -32. Despite a great effort, closely trailing Lauri Hämäläinen couldn’t quite catch up, though his impressive trick shot on hole 14 added to the excitement. Mikael Häme joined Lauri in second place after a strong round today, while Joonas Aalto secured the fourth position with a total score of -27.
The EPT Turku Open has undoubtedly been a fantastic tournament, filled with thrilling moments including Anneli’s ACE from day 2. The European Pro Tour journey continues with EPT Järva in just a few weeks’ time and we can’t wait to witness more exciting disc golf action there. See you then!
All three competition rounds will be broadcasted live on Disc Golf Stream, offering separate streams for the FPO and MPO divisions, ensuring comprehensive coverage of the entire competition. Stay tuned for a live press conference before the rounds kick off, and don’t miss the post-produced shot-by-shot coverage of the feature/lead cards in both the MPO and FPO divisions, crafted by MDG Media. The Final Rounds will be shown on the Disc Golf Stream YouTube channel for FREE!
Luolavuori Disc Golf Park is an 18-hole predominantly meadow-based course located near the center of Turku (modified in 2020). Covering an area of 19 hectares, the course features a variety of elevation changes. The occasional dense foliage provides challenges and adds variety to the open meadow fairways. The highest point of the course stands at 66 meters above sea level, offering stunning views overlooking Turku.
Recap of Tyyni Open:
The Tyyni Open was an absolute blast, filled with great disc golf action and impressive scores. The weather was variable in traditional Tyyni fashion but that did not slow the players down. Rachel Turton showed off her skills and dominated the FPO division, finishing with a total score of -4! Heidi Laine also brought her A-game, securing second place with a solid score of -1. Anneli Tõugjas-Männiste, fought hard and clinched third place with a score of E. On the MPO side, Lauri Lehtinen was a force to be reckoned with, taking home the victory for the second year in a row at Tyyni. With a remarkable total score of -24, he showed why he’s a force in the disc golf world. Jesse Nieminen put up an incredible fight, finishing in a strong second place with a score of -21. Mikael Häme came in third place with a score of -20.
Follow The Event Online:
If you cannot make it to the course, you can easily follow the event live from Disc Golf Stream with huge upgrades compared to last year’s broadcasts. More cameras, infographics, and separate streams for both divisions mean a deeper dive into what is going on at the course. The final round live broadcast is streamed for free on Youtube and Disc Golf Stream.
If the live stream is not your thing, the best of European disc golf media are on the field capturing the best post-production, for free. MDG Media is handling both division’s lead cards. Just want to know who is winning? Follow the scoring live on UDisc Live!
Disc Golf Stream
Press Conference, Rounds 1, 2, and 3. Extras.
MPO and FPO Feature/Lead Cards:
MDG Media on Youtube