Challenge Tour confirms Portugal Open in September 2021

Royal Óbidos Golf Course. Challenge Tour

Royal Óbidos Golf Course

Challenge Tour

The Challenge Tour announced its complete calendar for 2021 and confirmed that the Portuguese Open will be held from 23rd to 26th September, at the Royal Óbidos Spa & Golf Resort.

According to Miguel Franco de Sousa, president of FPG, the Portuguese Open is a fundamental instrument in the federative policy to support the development of young Portuguese golfers.[...] read more

Portuguese PGA plans at least two Golf tournaments in 2021

Portuguese PGA. Pedro Lima Pinto and Nelson Cavalheiro

Pedro Lima Pinto and Nelson Cavalheiro intend to organize the National Professionals Championship in 2021, Photo: Rui Frazão

Portuguese PGA

At a time when the pandemic forced the Portuguese Golf Federation (FPG) to postpone until March the start of the season, the Portuguese PGA confirmed that they will organize some tournaments in 2021, although it is still premature to announce dates and locations.

In a statement published on the official website of the Professional Portuguese Golf Players Association, the following can be read: «PGA Portugal will also organize the PGA Portugal Championship at the end of the year and will continue to develop efforts in the current scenario for the organization of more tournaments and the Pro-Ams.[...] read more

Closed Golf Courses in Zimbabwe takes Stephen Ferreira to South Africa

Stephen Ferreira

Stephen Ferreira, Photo: Octávio Passos

Stephen Ferreira heads to South Africa to play golf

The Portuguese Professional Golfer nº 3 in the World Golf Ranking waits for the start of the Sunshine Golf Tour ( the highest level of competition for male professional golfers ) in March.

Stephen Ferreira chose to travel to South Africa to train and prepare in the best way the start of the 2021/2022 season of the Sunshine Golf Tour after Zimbabwe declared the closure of golf courses as one of the measures to combat the pandemic of COVID -19.[...] read more