Challenge Tour Order

Category 1

Winners of Regular Road to Oman Ranking Tournaments (not invitations) listed on the 2015 and 2016 European Challenge Tour Schedule for one calender year. This does not apply to winners who are in Categories 1 to 14 of the European Tour.

RankNameCountry
1Adrien SADDIERFRA
2Espen KOFSTADNOR
3Bernd RITTHAMMERGER
4James HEATHENG
5José-Filipe LIMAPOR
6Simon FORSSTROMSWE
7Alexander KNAPPEGER
8Damien PERRIERFRA
9Gary KINGENG
10Clément SORDETFRA
11Duncan STEWARTSCO
12Jordan L SMITHENG
13Sebastian SODERBERGSWE
14Tom MURRAYENG
15Matteo DELPODIOITA
16Scott ARNOLDAUS
17Dominic FOOSGER
18Ryan FOXNZL

Category 2

Winners of the Road to Oman Rankings in 2010 - 2014, not otherwise exempt in Categories 1 above or 5 - 10 below. This exemption may only be used once and for one Official Season. Any Player wishing to take up this Membership Category must inform the Director of the Challenge Tour in writing before the start of the Official Season in question.

RankNameCountry
1Andrea PAVANITA
2Alvaro VELASCOESP

Category 6

The 111th to 126th placed players in the final 2015 Race to Dubai Rankings, ranked alternately with players finishing in positions 16 - 30 in the final 2015 Road to Oman Rankings.

RankNameCountry
1Seve BENSONENG
3Matthew NIXONENG
4John HAHNUSA
6Scott HENRYSCO
7Mikael LUNDBERGSWE
8Daniel IMUSA
9Tom LEWISENG
10Haydn PORTEOUSRSA
12Max ORRINENG
14Mads SØGAARDDEN
15Florian FRITSCHGER
16Sam WALKERENG
17Daniel GAUNTAUS
18Jens DANTORPSWE
19Mark FOSTERENG
20Daan HUIZINGNED
21Peter LAWRIEIRL
22Jack SENIORENG
23Kevin PHELANIRL
24Ruaidhri MCGEEIRL
25Shiv KAPURIND
28Steven JEPPESENSWE

Category 6a

Medical exemption

RankNameCountry
1Gareth MAYBINNIR

Category 7

The 127th to 149th placed players in the final 2015 Race to Dubai Rankings.

RankNameCountry
129Tjaart VAN DER WALTRSA
130Pedro ORIOLESP
131Carlos DEL MORALESP
132Marco CRESPIITA
134Terry PILKADARISAUS
135Nathan HOLMANAUS
137Estanislao GOYAARG
143Jake ROOSRSA
145Danie VAN TONDERRSA
148Alessandro TADINIITA

Category 8

Players finishing in positions 31 to 45 in the final 2015 Road to Oman Rankings.

RankNameCountry
32Robert COLESENG
39George MURRAYSCO
40Alexander BJÖRKSWE
41Lorenzo GAGLIITA
43Pontus WIDEGRENSWE
44Hugues JOANNESBEL
45Peter WHITEFORDSCO

Category 9

Players who made the 72 hole cut and finished in positions 28 to 78 in the 2015 European Tour Qualifying School.

RankNameCountry
30Dimitrios PAPADATOSAUS
33Kenneth FERRIEENG
36Michael JONZONSWE
37David LAWSCO
40Dean BURMESTERRSA
41Matthieu PAVONFRA
46Joshua WHITEENG
47David BRANSDONAUS
48Gabriel AXELLSWE
49Reinier SAXTONNED
50Paul SHIELDSSCO
53Julien GUERRIERFRA
54Darryn LLOYDRSA
55Anton KARLSSONSWE
56Filippo BERGAMASCHIITA
57Josh LOUGHREYENG
58Wil BESSELINGNED
59Damien MCGRANEIRL
60Scott FERNANDEZESP
61Simon THORNTONIRL
64Nick CULLENAUS
65Michael G PALMERRSA
66Cesar COSTILLAARG
67Paul HOWARDENG
70Charlie FORDENG
71Peter HEDBLOMSWE
74Andreas HARTØDEN
76Maarten LAFEBERNED
78Oscar STARKSWE

Category 10

Players finishing in positions 46 to 70 in the final 2015 Road to Oman Rankings.

RankNameCountry
46Edouard DUBOISFRA
48Garrick PORTEOUSENG
50Marcel SCHNEIDERGER
52Chris SELFRIDGENIR
53Taco REMKESNED
54Steven TILEYENG
57Sihwan KIMUSA
58Emilio CUARTERO BLANCOESP
59Joel SJÖHOLMSWE
60Jaakko MAKITALOFIN
61William HARROLDENG
62Stiggy HODGSONENG
63Jack DOHERTYSCO
64Connor ARENDELLUSA
68Nico GEYGERCHI

Category 12

European Tour Ranked Members in 2015 European Tour Categories 1 - 5 and 9 - 13 only, finishing below 181st position in the final 2015 Race to Dubai Rankings. who participated in a minimum of 22 events (being the average number of events played by players in these Categories on the 2015 European Tour) and have also participated in the 2015 European Tour Qualifying School.

RankNameCountry
1Sam HUTSBYENG

Category 13

The leading 5 Players, not otherwise exempt, of each recognised Satellite Tour final 2015 Order of Merit, to a limit of 10th place.

RankNameCountry
1Jurrian VAN DER VAARTNED
2Aaron RAIENG
3Eirik Tage JOHANSENNOR
4Darius VAN DRIELNED
5Philipp MEJOWGER
6Benjamin RUSCHSUI
7Marcus ARMITAGEENG
8Andrea MAESTRONIITA
9Darren WRIGHTENG
10Tapio PULKKANENFIN
11Sam CONNORENG
12Teemu BAKKERFIN
13Martin KESKARIGER
14Harry CASEYENG
15Robin KINDNED
16Eric BLOMSWE
17Kristian K JOHANNESSENNOR

Category 14a

Medical exemption

RankNameCountry
1Guillaume CAMBISFRA

Category 15

Players missing the 72 hole cut in the 2015 European Tour Qualifying School, ranked in score order.

RankNameCountry
83Mark BROWNNZL
85Christoph KOERBLERAUT
87Pep ANGLESESP
88Jordan WRISDALEENG
90Gavin GREENMAS
92Björn PETTERSSONSWE
94Tim GORNIKSLO
98Ashley CHESTERSENG
100Jimmy MULLENENG
104Kalle SAMOOJAFIN
106Matt WALLACEENG
115Jake HIGGINBOTTOMAUS
116Robin ROUSSELFRA
119Bradley NEILSCO
120Oskar HENNINGSSONSWE
121Jamie RUTHERFORDENG
125Christofer BLOMSTRANDSWE
130Daniel WOLTMANUSA
132Brian CASEYIRL
133Daniel VANCSIKARG
135Todd SINNOTTAUS
137Krister ERIKSSONSWE
138Filip MRUZEKCZE
143Christopher FELDBORG NIELSENSWE
144Peter TARVER-JONESENG
145Mark LASKEYWAL
146Niklas LEMKESWE
148Gerard PIRIS MATEUESP
149Jan CAFOUREKCZE
150Antonio MURDACAAUS

Category 16

Ranked Members from European Tour Categories 15 to 16, finishing below 181st position in the final 2015 Race to Dubai Rankings, who participated in a minimum of 70% of their playing opportunities on the 2015 European Tour Official Season and have also participated in the 2015 European Tour Qualifying School.

RankNameCountry
1Cyril BOUNIOLFRA

Category 17

Players finishing in positions 121 - 150 in the final 2015 Road to Oman Rankings.

RankNameCountry
121David PALMSWE
122Jocke RASKSWE
123Anthony SNOBECKFRA
125Antti AHOKASFIN
127Nathan KIMSEYENG
128Florian PRAEGANTAUT
129Michael McGEADYIRL
131Niccolo QUINTARELLIITA
133Jean-Baptiste GONNETFRA
135Dylan FRITTELLIRSA
137Mathieu DECOTTIGNIES-LAFONFRA
139Maximilian RÖHRIGGER
141Manuel TRAPPELAUT
142Niall TURNERIRL
143Pedro FIGUEIREDOPOR
144Luis CLAVERIEESP
146Joel GIRRBACHSUI
148Billy HEMSTOCKENG
149Zane SCOTLANDENG
150Ben STOWENG

Category A3

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RankNameCountry
0Romain LANGASQUEFRA

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