SWISS TALENT TO BLOOM IN AMERICA


“I am Kim Métraux, 23-year-old coming from Switzerland. I have been selected to represent my country on several occasions since in 2012 at the most important international championships. I turned Pro in May 2018 after a very successful amateur career, including winning the team silver and the individual bronze medals at the 2016 World Amateur Team Championship in Mexico. Representing Switzerland at such a…

GEORGIA HALL IN POLE POSITION


The 2018 Ladies European Tour season comes to an end with the Andalucía Costa del Sol Open de España at La Quinta Golf & Country Club near Marbella on November 22-25. European No.1 Georgia Hall leads the field of 96 players and should become the youngest ever player to win two Ladies European Tour Order of Merit titles. At just 22, she will be a year younger…

Chinese stories (part one)


Jean-Luc Burnier is a Swiss pro playing on the 2017 Chinese Golf Tour after ending 11th at the 72 hole qualifying tournament on last May. He keeps a diary of his whereabouts in China. Here’s an excerpt. Putt yourselves in his shoes and get an idea of the daily life of all these talents looking relentlessly for any path leading to the European Tour. Week…

The Grove experience


by Richard Wax, Golf consultant / The most satisfying moment in my career for the past thirty years as golf consultant has to be when attending a European Tour event attracting over 60,000 spectators on a course where one has made a contribution from the very early stages. This happened at The British Masters hosted by Luke Donald held in mid-October 2016 at The Grove…