The future of disc golf

TEAM ONYX

Team Onyx is a recently founded team consisting of active junior disc golfers, who are eager to develop and sustain the state of disc golf in Finland with their persistent work in courses, but also in social media. Get to know the team better below!

Niilo KOHTALA

Kempeleen frisbeeseura

Division: MA3

Year of birth: 2007

Hometown: Kempele

Starting year: 2020 

Max distance: 130m

Favourite course: Pikkarala Pro

Favourite tournament: Discooter Open

Career highlights: Second place in the club championship competition with a one point difference to the winner.

Goals: Playing in the MJ15 Finnish championship competition.

Motto: Having fun is the most important thing in everything.

Club: Kempeleen fisbeeseura

Instagram: @niilo_kohtala

Free word: Have fun. That's what this sport is about. You don't always have to be the best.

Sinna TALVENSOLA

Jyväskylän Liitokiekkoilijat

DivisionFJ18/FA1/FPO

Year of birth: 2004

Hometown: Jyväskylä

Starting year: 2013 

Max distance: 90+ m

Favourite course: Hiiska

Favourite tournament: North-Karelia Open

Career highlights: 5th place in Junior Worlds 2019

Goals: Improve my game, compete in solid tournaments and bring visibility to girls' and women's disc golf, while being a good role model to younger players.

Club: Jyväskylän Liitokiekkoilijat

Instagram: @tyotkin_fribaa

Kalle TASKINEN

Frisbeekotkat

Division: MJ15

Year of birth: 2007

Hometown: Hamina

Starting year: 2018

Max distance: 130-135m

Favourite course: Keinukallio

Favourite tournament: Linnoitus Open and Tyyni

Career highlights:

  • Joining Team Obsidian
  • 1st place in Multia AMA Series
  • 2nd place in Linnoitus Open

Goals: Succeed as well as possible. Keep improving my game all the time.

Motto: Heittämällä paras päivä

Club: Frisbeekotkat

Instagram: @kapetappinen

Free word: Ask to play a round if you are in the South East part of Finland!