Player of the Year

PDGA Europe Player of the Year is an individual competition governed by PDGA Europe to recognize the overall best European player performance in disc golf in a calendar year.

Full rules are available here.

Preliminary standings have been updated per November 20th 2017.
Please note highlighted players have not met all requirements to be eligible for year-end final ranking.

2017 European Male player of the year

Rank Player Total R HR EPT ET KO PW EO US
1 Simon Lizotte 464 100 100 85 88 90 1
2 Seppo Paju 448 90 95 100 80 8 75
3 Karl Johan Nybo 344 95 90 36 68 55
4 Teemu Nissinen 320 60 65 70 75 50
5 Väinö Mäkelä 310 70 85 90 65
6 Leo Piironen 241 65 55 63 38 20
7 Pasi Koivu 200 80 95 25
8 Jalle Stoor 185 35 75 50 25
9 Janne Hirsimäki 180 45 85 50
10 Stephan Müller 150 80 70
10 Tony Ferro 150 60 45 45
12 Silver Latt 105 80 25
13 Dominik Stampfer 103 45 58
14 Juho Parviainen 95 35 60
15 Jesper Lundmark 85 85
16 Joonas Kuitunen 81 63 10 8
17 Kevin Konsorr 78 28 50
18 Juho Väisänen 75 75
18 Emil Dahlgren 75 75
20 Raimo Sokka 68 68
21 Tomas Rosenqvist 67 40 27
22 Marvin Tetzel 65 45 20
23 Markus Källström 60 55 5
23 Jeppe Ask Sørensen 60 45 15
25 Luukas Rokkanen 58 58
26 Mikael Hakala 54 54
27 Philip Hee 51 51
28 Mads Schmidt 48 48
29 Erik Aalto 45 45
30 Simon Luard 42 42
31 Håkon Kveseth 40 40
32 Blær Örn Ásgeirsson 39 39
33 Juhani Vainio 38 38
34 Marco Lehousse 35 35
35 Fredrik Runsjø 33 33
36 Kristian Bengtsson 30 5 25
36 Anders Swärd 30 30
36 Mikael Hyväri 30 30
39 Jonas Hälleblad 28 28
40 Joonatan Häme 25 25
40 Mikael Häme 25 10 15
40 Henrik Johansen 25 25
43 James Luton 24 24
44 Bert Brader 21 21
45 Riku Vink 20 20
45 Felix Ban 20 20
45 Sylvain Gouge 20 20
48 Tsz Ho Ming 18 18
49 Nils Iso-Markku 15 15
49 Øyvind Jarnes 15 5 10
49 Linus Carlsson 15 15
49 Tobias Soderqvist 15 15
53 Jonas Pettersen 12 12
54 Chris O’Brien 9 9
55 Jere Rosenqvist 6 6
56 Ilari Tuoma 5 5
57 Ralf Rogov 3 3

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2017 European Female player of the year

Rank Player Total R HR EPT ET KO PW EO US
1 Eveliina Salonen 410 100 90 60 90 70
2 Henna Blomroos 370 70 70 90 60 80
3 Kristin Tattar 360 40 60 100 70 50 40
4 Katka Bodová 300 60 80 20 80 60
5 Ragna Bygde Lewis 220 80 100 40
6 Sofie Sandström 140 90 50
7 Hannele Määttä 130 5 10 80 35
8 Anne Kettunen 125 50 40 35
9 Wiebke Jahn 68 20 48
10 Eva Kralova 60 30 30
10 Antonia Faber 60 30 30
10 Lydie Hellgren 60 60
13 Jenni Eskelinen 55 5 50
14 Sue Underwood 54 54
15 Natalie Holloköi 50 40 10
15 Camilla Grundén 50 50
17 Sian Lee 42 42
18 Katharina Gusenbauer 40 40
19 Kaidi Allsalu 36 36
20 Alessa Schwarz 30 30
21 Emily Wilsdon 21 21
21 Virge Andre 21 21
23 Maija Laitinen 20 20
23 Niina Turtianen 20 20
25 Anna-Sofia Haipus 10 10
26 Riitta Savolainen 9 9
26 Sigrid Sandum 9 9

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Previous winners European Player of the Year award

Year Male Female
2016 Karl Johan Nybo, DK, 28903 Eveliina Salonen, FI, 64927
2015 Simon Lizotte, DE, 8332 Ragna Bygde, SE, 8559
2014 Simon Lizotte, DE, 8332 Ragna Bygde, SE, 8559