RYSTRÖM Johan

Johan RYSTRÖM

SWE

Biography

ResidenceMarbella, Spain
AttachmentFrösaker
Date of Birth:13/01/1964
Place of BirthKoping, Sweden
Height & Weight6ft 3¾in 13st 5lbs (190cm 85kg)
FamilyChild: Texas (2001)
InterestsMusic, all sports
Turned Pro1986 (scratch)
Qualifying School1987*, (95), 96, 97*, 98*, 99, 13

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Biography

Has twice graduated from the Challenge Tour but if he had not made it at the end of the 2000 season, was seriously considering quitting tournament golf. Never won a European Tour title but has been second three times. Had six top ten finishes on the Challenge Tour in 2000 including victory in the Costa Blanca Challenge after beating fellow Swede and Number One ranked Henrik Stenson in a play-off. After taking up the game at the age of six and getting down to scratch at 15, he won junior and senior caps for Sweden and played for the Continent of Europe against Great Britain and Ireland. Earned a medical exemption for the 2003 season after suffering an elbow injury in 2002.

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Challenge Tour Wins3
Wins this season0
Current Rankings
OWGR0
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 53,593 (1992)

Teams

Amateur National Teams 1980-86 Eisenhower Trophy 1986 St. Andrews Trophy 1986 Professional World Cup 1988 Europcar Cup 1988 (winning team)

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