Gained a full card for the 2012 season at Qualifying School, where a final round of 70 was good enough for fourth place. Recorded his best Senior Tour finish when he was fourth in the Russian Seniors Open in 2008. Secured his card at the 2007 Senior Qualifying School, finishing joint third on level par at Portugal’s Pestana Golf Resort. The 50 year old, who was born in Bristol but lives in Marbella, is a keen collector of art. Got married in 1981 to wife Maria, who subsequently gave birth to sons Robert and Stefan, and a daughter Nathaly. Finished in the top 100 in The European Tour Rankings in seven consecutive seasons, between 1978 and 1984.