Sweden’s Jens Dantorp won the European Tour Qualifying School First Stage Section B at Golf de Barbaroux in France with a seven under par total.
Dantorp had rounds of 73, 71, 70 and 67 to win the stage by three shots from Frenchman Victor Dubuisson and Trent Leon of the United States. American Michael Schachner and Thomas Fournier of France were another shot back at three under, and overall 15 players qualified for the next round.
Another Swede won First Stage Section B at Ebreichsdorf in Austria, Niclas Johansson reaching a 13 under par total with scores of 69, 68, 68 and 70. Andrew Parr of Canada was second at 11 under, and 15 players qualified.
The Second Stage takes place over four courses in Spain – Costa Ballena Ocean Club, Arcos Gardens, Hacienda del Alamo and El Valle Golf Resort – from November 26 – 29 before the Final Stage at PGA Golf Catalunya Resort in December, where 30 players plus ties will win a European Tour card for 2011.