Founded in 2011, the American FootGolf League (AFGL) was the U.S. exclusive member of the Federation for International FootGolf (FIFG) and governing body for the sport of FootGolf in the United States of America between 2012 and 2018, when American FootGolf Federation, the Non for Profit branch of the national FootGolf organization, continued with the U.S. exclusive membership under the umbrella of the FIFG.
The AFGL represented the United States at the first FootGolf World Cup in the beautiful city of Budapest, Hungary on June 2012, won the Team Category at the FIFG World Cup 2016 in Buenos Aires, Argentina and received the Bronze Medal at the FIFG World Cup 2018 in Marrakesh. Morocco.
The AFGL helped to launch the FIFG, co-founded the other two FootGolf members
of the Federation for International FootGolf in North America: the Federacion
Mexicana de FootGolf, and the Canadian FootGolf Association.
The AFGL is the exclusive member of the American FootGolf
Federation in the United States.
THE PREMIER LEAGUE OF FOOTGOLF IN THE U.S.
" Reminds me of when snow skiing was hitting the skids about a decade or so ago, and then someone invented snowboarding. Now the mountain has two revenue streams... If FootGolf catches on and golf courses could have a dual income stream, it would make great sense. "
Mark Oldham, President Uniguest
December 19th, 2011
The American FootGolf League created the necessary structure to facilitate and promote the sport of FootGolf in the U.S. Today the AFGL is the Premier League of FootGolf the home of official and sanctioned FootGolf competitions in America.
The First promotional video in the U.S.
The Major League of FootGolf is set to launch in 2021
The American FootGolf League is the Premier League of FootGolf in the United States and also the most successful instrument to bring the sport to golf courses across America by guiding owners and operators on installing and promoting FootGolf as a new activity.Since 2011 the AFGL has set the standards for course design, layout and yardage for pars. As Founder of the sport of FootGolf in the US, under the American FootGolf Federation (AFGF) and Federation for International FootGolf (FIFG), the AFGL ensures courses that they meet or exceed the standards of play around the world. We give courses the resources to develop, market and grow FootGolf with confidence. We give players quality courses to play on taking player development to the next level. The AFGL promotes the true spirit of the game of FootGolf under the rules and guidelines of the AFGF and FIFG. It acts in the best interests of the game for the continued enjoyment of those who love and play it.