BRIER Markus

Markus BRIER



ResidenceVienna, Austria
AttachmentMurhof Gruppe
Date of Birth:04/07/1968
Place of BirthVienna, Austria
Height & Weight5' 11 11st 2lbs (178cm 71kg)
FamilyWife: Sabine (m. 1998); Children: Constantin (1999), Felipa (2006)
InterestsSkiing, tennis
Turned Pro1995 (plus 3)
Qualifying School1995, 96, 97, 98, 02* 10*, 12, 13, 16

Latest PhotosMore

  • Markus Brier (Richard Castka)
  • Markus Brier
  • Markus Brier


Provided one of Austria’s sporting highlights in June 2006 when he became the first Austrian golfer to win on The European Tour. To heighten the pleasure, he chose the BA-CA Golf Open presented by Telekom Austria, at his home club of Fontana Golf Club in Vienna to do it, on the tournament’s return to the Tour for the first time in a decade. That victory continued his own personal love affair with the event, having won it twice before, in 2002 and 2004 when it formed part of the Challenge Tour schedule. Took his game up another level when he won for the first time outside his own country by capturing the 2007 Volvo China Open in Shanghai. Identified as a talent to nurture at an early age and spent his time in Military Service on a golf scholarship. Could be considered a late developer - he was 27 before he turned professional and 37 before he won his first title - but undoubtedly one of the top sportsmen in a country not renowned for its golf. Received congratulations from the Austrian Prime Minister after his win in China.

Career RecordMore

Challenge Tour Wins2
European Tour Wins2
Wins this season0
Current Rankings
Biggest European Tour Prize:: € 249,125 (2007)


Amateur Eisenhower Trophy 1988, 90, 92, 94 Youths, Seniors 1987-95 Professional World Cup 2004, 07 Seve Trophy 2007

Get Adobe Flash player

Senior Tour Players
Challenge Tour Players

European Tour Partners

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

Media Centre

Official Partner

Official Suppliers

This website is © The PGA European Tour 1997 - 2019. PGA European Tour, Wentworth Drive, Virginia Water, Surrey, GU25 4LX. Registered in England No. 1867610.
All rights reserved. No reproduction, distribution or transmission of any information, part or parts of this website by any means whatsoever is permitted without the prior written permission of the PGA European Tour.