LIMA José-Filipe

José-Filipe LIMA

POR

Biography

ResidenceFeucherolles, France
AttachmentGolf de St Nom la Breteche
Date of Birth:26/11/1981
Place of BirthVersailles, France
Height & Weight5' 10 12st 4lbs (177cm 78kg)
FamilyChild: Charline (2016)
InterestsSports, fitness, fashion, hunting, cooking
Web Sitewww.josefilipelima.com
Turned Pro2002 (plus 3)
Qualifying School(2002), 03, 08, 10, 11, 12, 15

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Biography

French by birth before adopting his parents' Portuguese nationality, he grew up playing golf at Saint-Nom-La-Bretèche, where his father worked. Represented France at every level, and during the winter of 2000 he teamed up with coach Benoit Willemart, a partnership which resulted in him becoming the top-ranked French amateur at the end of 2001. Won twice on the Challenge Tour in 2004, including the dual-ranking St Omer Open, which earned him a European Tour exemption. Has finished runner-up on the European Tour twice since, re-qualified for the European Tour in second place twice – in 2009 and 2013.

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Challenge Tour Wins5
European Tour Wins1
Wins this season1
Current Rankings
OWGR290
Race To Dubai281
Challenge Tour Ranking14
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 173,710 (2007)

Teams

Professional World Cup 2005, 13, 16 Portugal Olympic 2016 GolfSixes Portugal 2017 Amateur St Andrews Trophy 2002 Boys, Youths, Seniors 1996-01 (for France)

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European Tour Partners

  • Rolex
  • BMW
  • Callaway
  • D P World
  • Dubai Duty Free
  • Emirates
  • Hilton
  • Workday

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