After a short trip from Macau to Manilla and then the subsequent transfer up to Tarlac, it was time to reset for another week after a bit of an anti-climactic week in Macau. This week would be another iteration of the Central Azucarera de Tarlac Open (CAT Open) played once again at the Luisita GolfContinue reading “2019 CAT Open”
Category Archives: Tournament Play
2019 Macau Championship
Flying straight in from Atlanta, following the 7 hour drive back after the last round of Q-School, I eventually arrived into Macau on Monday Morning for the Macau Championship, the next stop on the PGA Tour China. This event would end up being the season ending tournament for the tour due to the political unrestContinue reading “2019 Macau Championship”
2019 Korn Ferry Tour Qualifying Tournament
Following yet another trans-pacific long haul flight, the week following the Zhuzhou classic saw me in Lakeland Florida for the First stage of Korn Ferry Tour Qualifying. A simple breakdown of the qualifying series is that there are 3 stages, each stage is 4 rounds and roughly the top 25 at each stage advance toContinue reading “2019 Korn Ferry Tour Qualifying Tournament”
2019 Zhuzhou Classic
The next stop on the PGA Tour China was in the city of Zhuzhou, Hunan Province for the Zhuzhou classic at the lovely Xiang Shui Bay Golf Club, an IMG prestige property. The golf course was fantastic and presented in excellent condition, it was a true pleasure to play an event at such a niceContinue reading “2019 Zhuzhou Classic”
2019 Haikou Classic
My next event is the Haikou Classic on the PGA Tour China Series which was play at the Mission Hills Haikou Resort on the Sandbelt Trails course on the resort. After a recent run of poor weather affecting events in China, we were fortunate enough to have better weather for this week. I had aContinue reading “2019 Haikou Classic”
2019 Aboitiz Invitational
After several weeks back in Atlanta, it was time for a very business end of 2019 to begin. This would begin back on the PGT-Asia Tour in Manilla, Philippines with the Aboitiz Invitational which was held at the iconic Wack Wack Country Club in Central Manila.
2019 Dongguan Open
The next July stop was a short drive to Dongguan and the Mission Hills resort for the Dongguan Open, which was played on the Norman Course at the famed Mission Hills Resort which is home to 12 championship golf courses. The Norman course is one of the tougher layouts on the property with some fairlyContinue reading “2019 Dongguan Open”
2019 Guangzhou Open
After a brief summer break, the PGA Tour China was back rolling again into the southern area of Guangzhou nearby the port called Nansha. The Guangzhou Open was played at the Nansha Golf Club. For this event, the layout of the course was adjusted so that 3 of the par 5’s were converted to longContinue reading “2019 Guangzhou Open”
2019 Manila Southwoods Invitational
This week’s event saw the 2nd event of the PGT-Asia 18/19 season at the exclusive Manila Southwoods Country Club just south of Manilla in the Philippines. We played our tournament on the Legends course which was presented in excellent condition despite some heavy rain over the past month in the region.
2019 Iloilo Challenge
Following on from two weeks on the PGA Tour China Series in Suzhou and the rain shortened event in Huangshan, it was back to the Philippines for the Iloilo Invitational where I had some success last year with a 2nd place finish.