2016 Challenge Tour Facts and Figures

11/8/2016 1:20:00 PM
2016 CHALLENGE TOUR FACTS AND FIGURES
Low 9     
28 (-7) Nicolo Ravano    Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana 
     
Low 9 to Par     
28 (-7) Nicolo Ravano    Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana 
29 (-7) Adrien Saddier    Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana 
     
Low 18
59 (-12) Nicolo Ravano   Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana
     
Low 18 to Par
59 (-12) Nicolo Ravano Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana
60 (-12) Thomas Detry Bridgestone Challenge
     
Low 1st 18
60 (-12) Thomas Detry    Bridgestone Challenge 
60 (-11) Ross Kellett Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana
     
Low 1st 18 to Par
60 (-12) Thomas Detry   Bridgestone Challenge
     
 Low 1st 36  
126 (-16) Adrien Saddier   Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana
     
 Low 1st 36 to Par    
127 (-17) Thomas Detry   Bridgestone Challenge
     
Low Final 36
128 (-14) Steven Tiley KPMG Trophy
     
Low Final 36 to Par
128 (-14) Steven Tiley   KPMG Trophy
130 (-14) Damien Perrier    D+D REAL Czech Masters 
 130 (-14) Jordan Smith   Rolex Trophy
130 (-14) Duncan Stewart    Foshan Open 
     
Low 1st 54
193 (-20) Ross Kellett   Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana
     
Low 1st 54 to Par
193 (-20) Ross Kellett    Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana 
196 (-20) Damien Perrier D+D REAL Czech Masters
196 (-20) Thomas Detry    Bridgestone Challenge 
     
Low Final 54 Holes
194 (-19) Ross Kellett Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana
     
Low Final 54 Holes to Par
195 (-21) Damien Perrier D+D REAL Czech Masters
     
Low 72
259 (-29) Thomas Detry Bridgestone Challenge
     
Low  Winning 72 to Par
259 (-29) Thomas Detry   Bridgestone Challenge
     
High Winning 72
278 (-10) Bernd Ritthammer Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolesely Hotel Spa and Golf Resort
High Winning 72 to Par
272 (-8) Duncan Stewart Challenge de Madrid
Largest Winning Margin
12 shots Thomas Detry Bridgestone Challenge
     
Low Start by a Winner
60 (-12) Thomas Detry Bridgestone Challenge
     
High Start by a Winner
72 (level) Bernd Ritthammer Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolesley Hotel Spa and Golf Resort
     
Low Finish by a Winner
62 (-9) Ryan Fox   Tayto Northern Ireland Open in partnership with Ulster Bank
62 (-8) Alvaro Velasco    Cordon Open 
     
Low Finish by a Winner to Par
62 (-9) Ryan Fox   Tayto Northern Ireland Open in partnership with Ulster Bank
63 (-9) Thomas Detry    Bridgestone Challenge 
     
High Finish by a Winner
70 (-2) Bernd Ritthammer   Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolesley Hotel Spa and Golf Resort
     
High Finish by a Winner to Par
70 (-2) Bernd Ritthammer    Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolesely Hotel Spa and Golf Resort 
69 (-2) Gary King (54 holes)   Montecchia Open by Lyoness
69 (-2) Alexander Bjork    Le Vaudreuil Golf Challenge 
     
Largest 18 Hole Lead (not including ties)
4 shots Sam Walker Rolex Trophy
4 shots Thomas Detry   Bridgestone Challenge 
     
Largest 36 Hole Lead (not including ties)
4 shots Thomas Detry Bridgestone Invitational
 4 shots Ryan Fox   Foshan Open 
     
Largest 54 Hole Lead (not including ties)
5 shots Alexander Knappe Cordon Open
     
Low Cut
136 (-6) Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana
     
Low Cut in Relation to Par
136 (-6) Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana
     
High Cut
148 (+4) Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolesely Hotel Spa and Golf Resort
     
High Cut in Relation to Par
148 (+4) Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolesely Hotel Spa and Golf Resort
     
Fewest to Make the Cut
60  (Standard 60 and ties cut) Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolesley Hotel Spa and Golf Resort
     
Most to Make the Cut
79 (Standard 60 and ties cut)    Najeti Open
     
Biggest Catch-up in Last Round by a Winner
8 shots Alvaro Velasco Cordon Open
     
Biggest Deficit Made up in Last 36 Holes by a Winner
7 shots Alvaro Velasco Cordon Open
     
Biggest Jump from the Cut Line
4T Alexander Bjork D+D REAL Slovakia Challenge
4T Daan Huizing    Bridgestone Challenge 
4T Steven Jeppesen    Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolesley Hotel Spa and Golf Resort 
4T Julien Guerrier   Terre dei Consoli Open 
     
Multiple Winners 
Bernd Ritthammer Made in Denmark Challenge - presented by Ejner Hessel, Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolesely Hotel Spa and Golf Resort, NBO Golf Classic, Grand Final
Sam Walker    Vierumaki Finnish Challenge, Kazakhstan Open 
Alexander Knappe    Swiss Challenge presented by Association Suisse de Golf, Hainan Open 
Jordan Smith    Red Sea Egyptian Challenge presented by Hassan Allam Properties 
    Ras Al Khaimah 2016 Golf Challenge 
     
 First-Time Winners  
Sebastien Soderberg Barclays Kenya Open
Jordan Smith   Red Sea Egyptian Challenge presented by Hassan Allam Properties
Duncan Stewart    Challenge de Madrid 
Gary King    Montecchia Open by Lyoness
Damien Perrier   D+D REAL Czech Masters
Alexander Knappe   Swiss Challenge presented by Association Suisse de Golf
Simon Forsstrom   KPMG Trophy 
Bernd Ritthammer    Made in Denmark Challenge - presented by Ejner Hessel 
Adrien Saddier    Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana 
Alexander Bjork    Le Vaudreuil Golf Challenge 
Joel Stalter    Swedish Challenge hosted by Robert Karlsson 
Thomas Detry    Bridgestone Challenge 
Marcus Armitage    Foshan Open 
     
Course Records
Joel Stalter 64 (-8) Barclays Kenya Open
Jordan Smith 63 (-9) Red Sea Egyptian Challenge presented by Hassan Allam Properties 
Francesco Laporta  64 (-6) Challenge de Madrid 
Joel Stalter 64 (-6) (equal) Challenge de Madrid 
Florian Fritsch 64 (-6) (equal) Challenge de Madrid
Sam Hutsby  62 (-9) (equal)  SSE Scottish Hydro Challenge hosted by Macdonalds Hotels & Resorts 
Anton Karlsson  62 (-9)  SSE Scottish Hydro Challenge hosted by Macdonalds Hotels & Resorts 
John Hahn  64 (-7)  Made in Denmark Challenge - presented by Ejner Hessel 
Garrick Porteous  61 (-11)  D+D REAL Slovakia Challenge 
Nicolo Ravano  59 (-12)  Fred Olsen Challenge de Espana 
Joel Sjoholm  62 (-10)  Swedish Challenge hosted by Robert Karlsson 
Thomas Detry  60 (-12)  Bridgestone Challenge 
Alexander Knappe  61 (-9) (equal)  Cordon Open 
Pep Angles  64 (-8)  Ras Al Khaimah 2016 Golf Challenge 
Paul Maddy  64 (-8) (equal)  Ras Al Khaimah 2016 Golf Challenge 
Alexander Bjork  63 (-9)  NBO Golf Classic Grand Final 
Gary King  63 (-9) (equal)  NBO Golf Classic Grand Final 
     
Play-offs
Espen Kofstad 4, 3 D+D REAL Slovakia Challenge
Romain Langasque 4, 4   
     
Joel Stalter  4, 3  Swedish Challenge hosted by Robert Karlsson 
Oliver Farr   
Ben Stow   
     
Holes-in-one
Tom Murray Rnd 3, Hole 16 Barclays Kenya Open
William Harrold Rnd 1, Hole 9 Red Sea Egyptian Challenge presented by Hassan Allam Properties 
Jens Dantorp Rnd 2, Hole 15 Turkish Airlines Challenge 
Mark Tullo Rnd 1, Hole 12 Swiss Challenge presented by Association Suisse de Golf
Kristof Ulenaers (AM) Rnd 1, Hole 14 KPMG Trophy
Anton Karlsson  Rnd 1, Hole 10  SSE Scottish Hydro Challenge hosted by Macdoanlds Hotels & Resorts 
Charles-Edoaurd Russo  Rnd 1, Hole 10  Le Vaudreuil Golf Challenge 
Christophe Brazillier  Rnd 4, Hole 15  Cordon Open 
Paul Maddy  Rnd 1, Hole 6  Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolesely Hotel Spa and Golf Resort 
Aaron Rai  Rnd 4, Hole 11  Ras Al Khaimah 2016 Golf Challenge 
     
 Albatrosses    
Stiggy Hodgson Rnd 4, Hole 18 Tayto Northern Ireland Open in partnership with Ulster Bank
Romain Langasque  Rnd 2, Hole 17  Swedish Challenge hosted by Robert Karlsson 
Alessandro Tadini  Rnd 3, Hole 14  Bridgestone Challenge 
     
Wire-to-Wire Winners (including ties)
Jordan Smith (no ties)   Red Sea Egyptian Challenge presented by Hassan Allam Properties
Thomas Detry (no ties)    Bridgestone Invitational 
Alexander Knappe (after rnd 2) (36 hole event)    Hainan Open 
     
Most Top 5 Finishes
Romain Langasque   
Ryan Fox   
Jordan Smith   
Bernd Ritthammer   
Dylan Frittelli   
Espen Kofstad  
Alexander Knappe   
Matthieu Pavon   
     
Most Top 10 Finishes
Alexander Knappe 10  
Dylan Frittelli   
Alexander Bjork   
Jordan Smith   
Romain Langasque  8  
Ryan Fox  
Bernd Ritthammer