BMW Swiss PGA Matchplay Championship 2018
EXCITING FIRST DAY AT GOLF EMMENTAL
In thrilling duels Robert Francioni, Marc Dobias, Gregori Baumann and Andrea Gurini prevailed in the Men's category while Llyod Freeman and last year's winner Boris Lah qualified for the semi-final in the Senior's category.
Joel Girrbach - Top Challenge Tour Result
EXCELLENT T2 AT THE HOPPS OPEN DE PROVENCE 2018
Strong performance of Joel Girrbach at the European Challenge Tour event in Southern France. With rounds of 69/69/67 and 71 he took T2 only 3 shots behind Frenchman Romain Langasque. This is Joel Girrbach's second best result on Challenge Tour level.
Swiss PGA BMW Matchplay Championship 2018
The Swiss PGA BMW Matchplay Championship 2018 will take place on September 25-26 at Golf Emmental in Oberburg. The defending champions Raphael de Sousa (Men), Caroline Rominger (Ladies) and Boris Lah (Seniors) will be challenged by a strong field.
Partnership with Sky Sport
OFFICIAL MEDIA PARTNER OF THE SWISS PGA
The Swiss PGA is proud to announce its new partnership with Sky Sport. Sky offers unlimited access to the best live sport and is broadcasting all tournaments of the PGA Tour, the European Tour as well as the Ryder Cup.
Swiss PGA Golf Pro Tip Video
MAKE YOUR SWING MORE POWERFUL
Swiss PGA Teaching Pros are among the best qualified golf coaches and coaches worldwide! In our latest Pro Tip Video, Swiss PGA Advanced Golf Professional Galvin Luznyj presents an easy-understandable golf tip to make your swing more powerful.
SWISS PGA AND GOLF.EXTRA EXTEND COOPERATION
The intensive and successful partnership between the Swiss PGA and the internationally experienced golf travel provider golf.extra will be extended for another three years. Golf.extra offers a wide range of high-quality and exclusive golf holidays.
Swiss PGA Championship 2018 - Final Day
BAUMANN (MEN) AND LI PUMA (SENIORS) TAKING SWISS PGA TITLE
Gregori Baumann is the new Swiss PGA Champion 2018. He wins with three underpar rounds (70/66/70) four strokes ahead of T2 Corsin Caviezel, James Johnson and Roberto Francioni. For the thitd time in a row, the senior title is taken by Franco Li Puma.
Swiss PGA Championship 2018 - Day 2
A sunny day with a bit more of wind but still excellent conditions at Golf Limpachtal. The 2nd day proofed to be the "moving day". Gregori Baumann now takes the lead with an excellent -6. Francioni, Dobias and Svanberg are next in the hunt.
Swiss PGA Championship 2018 - Day 1
STRONG PERFORMANCE BY ROBERTO FRANCIONI
Francioni leads the field with an excellent 7 under par round ahead of James Johnson (67) and Gianluca Pattuzzo (69). The Par 72 course offers perfect and challenging conditions for a competive Swiss PGA Championship. 13 players finished under Par.
Learn & Play Golf
Swiss PGA Member Tipp
MARCUS KNIGHT, HEAD PROFESSIONAL IN GOLF & COUNTRY SCHÖNENBERG
Der Frühling lockt – eine gute Gelegenheit, „einfach“ wieder mit Golfen zu beginnen. Tipp von unserem Mitglied Marcus Knight: Reduzieren Sie die „Bedienungsanleitung“ auf ein Minimum!
RESEARCH ON DRIVING DISTANCE IN GOLF
THE R&A AND THE USGA'S REVIEW OF DRIVING DISTANCE
The R&A and the USGA have published their annual review of driving distance, a research document that reports important findings on driving distance in golf. Introduced last year, the review examines driving distance data from seven of the major professional golf tours, based on approximately 285,000 drives per year. Data from studies of male and female amateur golfers has also been included for the first time.
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Tournaments & Results
Swiss PGA Players on Tour
|24-26 SEP||ProGolf Tour: Castanea Resort Championship 2018: B. Rusch, L. Galliano, M. Eggenberger, Y. Pfeiffer,||
|05-07 OCT||Staysure Tour: Farmfoods European Senior Masters/UK: A. Bossert, P. Wesselingh||
|09-12 OCT||ProGolf Tour Qualifying School 2018: A. Jeanrenaud, Z. Felder, D. Albertini||
|08-10 NOV||LET Access: Santander Golf Tour El Prat: C. Rominger, V. Martinoli, M. Maetzler, C. Pietri, E-M. Moehwald||
Order of Merit Top 5
|1||Joel Girrbach||82'979.77 Pts.|
|2||Marco Iten||44'471.93 Pts.|
|3||Luca Galliano||20'132.38 Pts.|
|4||Benjamin Rusch||18'149.81 Pts.|
|5||Raphaël de Sousa||11'879.33 Pts.|
|1||Morgane Métraux||18'780.15 Pts.|
|2||Caroline Rominger||9'225.97 Pts.|
|3||Valeria Martinoli||7'471.84 Pts.|
|4||Kim Métraux||6'157.73 Pts.|
|5||Melanie Mätzler||5'116.98 Pts.|
|1||André Bossert||70'578.14 Pts.|
|2||Paul Wesselingh||60'822.35 Pts.|
|3||Franco Li Puma||4'498.50 Pts.|
|4||Lloyd Freeman||3'563.67 Pts.|
|5||Boris Lah||2'199.33 Pts.|
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