European Tour RSS Channel | Challenge Tour Latest Newshttp://www.europeantour.com/index.htmlLatest Challenge Tour Newsen-gbMon, 21 Jan 2019 17:04:49 GMTCopyright (C) European TourChallenge Tour RSS Channelhttp://www.europeantour.com/imgml/newsnopic/ETplaceHolder315x197.pnghttp://www.europeantour.com/index.html<![CDATA[Satellite Stars: Aksel Olsen]]>Ahead of the 2019 European Challenge Tour season getting under way, we take a look at the hottest stars from Europe’s four satellite tours. Here we profile 2018 Nordic Golf League Number One Aksel Olsen.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=364111.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=364111.htmlFri, 11 Jan 2019 11:47:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Challenge Tour Shot of the Year]]>Click here to vote for your 2018 Challenge Tour Shot of the Year and be in with the chance of winning Adri Arnaus' tour bag.

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<![CDATA[Satellite Stars: Santiago Tarrio Ben]]>Before the new European Challenge Tour season gets under way, we profile some of the hottest stars from Europe’s four satellite tours. Here we take a look at Santiago Tarrio Ben, the 2018 Alps Tour Number One. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=364029.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=364029.htmlTue, 08 Jan 2019 12:03:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Satellite Stars: Craig Howie ]]>It’s been quite the year for Craig Howie. The young Scot only joined the paid ranks in January 2018 but he is now the proud holder of a full European Challenge Tour card after winning the Pro Golf Tour Order of Merit.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=364103.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=364103.htmlMon, 07 Jan 2019 11:27:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Satellite Stars: Dave Coupland]]>With the 2019 season quickly approaching, we’re profiling some of the best players from Europe’s four satellite tours. Here, we take a look at 2018 EuroPro Tour Number One Dave Coupland.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=364030.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=364030.htmlFri, 04 Jan 2019 14:57:00 GMT
<![CDATA[2018 review: card keepers]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363992.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363992.htmlWed, 02 Jan 2019 10:43:00 GMT<![CDATA[Brooks Koepka: a year to remember]]>How do you become the number one player in the world and a multiple Major Champion?

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363945.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363945.htmlMon, 24 Dec 2018 09:59:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Profile: Pedro Figueiredo]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363952.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363952.htmlFri, 21 Dec 2018 11:08:00 GMT<![CDATA[Profile: David Law]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363951.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363951.htmlFri, 21 Dec 2018 10:52:00 GMT<![CDATA[Profile: Lorenzo Gagli]]>What’s the best way to secure graduation to the European Tour? Well, winning the first event of the season with the biggest purse of the year is not a bad way to do it.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363946.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363946.htmlThu, 20 Dec 2018 15:56:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Profile: Robert MacIntyre]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363927.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363927.htmlWed, 19 Dec 2018 17:34:00 GMT<![CDATA[Profile: Sean Crocker]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363903.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363903.htmlTue, 18 Dec 2018 15:28:00 GMT<![CDATA[Profile: Liam Johnston]]>Sometimes you do not need to worry about how you graduated to the European Tour, all you need to care about is that you made it.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363884.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363884.htmlMon, 17 Dec 2018 16:02:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Profile: Stuart Manley]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363601.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363601.htmlThu, 13 Dec 2018 12:23:00 GMT<![CDATA[Profile: Kim Koivu]]>After national military service and a four-year swing change, you could be forgiven for not knowing who Kim Koivu was by the time he finally turned professional at 26 years old.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363559.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363559.htmlWed, 12 Dec 2018 16:09:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Profile: Grant Forrest]]>Grant Forrest led the Scottish charge on the Challenge Tour in 2018, finishing the season as the Road to Ras Al Khaimah Number Seven – the highest-ranked player from his home country — despite not lifting a trophy all year.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363507.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363507.htmlTue, 11 Dec 2018 15:05:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Profile: Jack Singh Brar]]>It was a year which started with the aim of merely securing a full category on the European Challenge Tour for the 2019 season, but ended with Jack Singh Brar earning a dream graduation to the European Tour with a sixth place finish on the Road to Ras Al Khaimah.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363454.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363454.htmlMon, 10 Dec 2018 18:09:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Challenge Tour talent takes to South Africa]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363448.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363448.htmlMon, 10 Dec 2018 16:11:00 GMT<![CDATA[2018 Review of the Year: TV Times]]>The review of the 2018 season is set to air - find out all the details of the special show.

 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363429.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363429.htmlMon, 10 Dec 2018 14:13:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Profile: Sebastian Soderberg]]>Sebastian Soderberg was a model of consistency on the Challenge Tour in 2018 as he steadily marched towards his European Tour card, closing the year out as the Road to Ras Al Khaimah Number Five.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363228.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363228.htmlFri, 07 Dec 2018 14:40:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Profile: Kalle Samooja ]]>When you open a Challenge Tour season without recording an over par round until the fourth tournament — a streak of 11 consecutive competition days shooting par or better — chances are your bid to earn a European Tour card is going to go well.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363128.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363128.htmlThu, 06 Dec 2018 14:32:00 GMT
<![CDATA[RAK champion Arnaus wins bet for puppy; calls her Khaimah ]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2018/tournamentid=2018776/news/newsid=363115.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2018/tournamentid=2018776/news/newsid=363115.htmlThu, 06 Dec 2018 10:47:00 GMT<![CDATA[Co-sanctioning Tours visit Ayla to finalise format for 'world-first' Jordan Mixed Open]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363112.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363112.htmlThu, 06 Dec 2018 10:34:00 GMT<![CDATA[Profile: Victor Perez]]>After finishing the year as Road to Ras Al Khaimah Number Three and missing out on a chance to win the overall points race by a single shot, it would be easy to overlook how hard Victor Perez fought to earn his European Tour card.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363091.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363091.htmlWed, 05 Dec 2018 15:32:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Profile: Adri Arnaus]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363036.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363036.htmlTue, 04 Dec 2018 15:45:00 GMT<![CDATA[Experience proving invaluable in Race to Dubai early going ]]>It was another week of strong performances on the European Tour by players who spent their 2018 season on the Challenge Tour.  

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363010.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=363010.htmlMon, 03 Dec 2018 16:31:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Profile: Joachim B. Hansen ]]>Two wins, three runner-up finishes and four other top tens. It was a phenomenal 2018 season for Joachim B. Hansen, who became the first Dane to win the European Challenge Tour Rankings since Thomas Bjørn in 1995.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362997.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362997.htmlMon, 03 Dec 2018 13:07:00 GMT
<![CDATA[From thrilling finish to fast start, Perez presses on]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362692.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362692.htmlThu, 29 Nov 2018 16:42:00 GMT<![CDATA[Pedro Figueiredo: a long road to the top ]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362571.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362571.htmlWed, 28 Nov 2018 15:06:00 GMT<![CDATA[The rise of Kim Koivu]]>With early specialisation continually promoted, it is becoming increasingly rare to find an athlete who takes up their chosen sport at a late age and goes on to become world-class.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362547.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362547.htmlTue, 27 Nov 2018 16:59:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Class of 2018 make bright start in Hong Kong]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362492.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362492.htmlMon, 26 Nov 2018 15:32:00 GMT<![CDATA[Victor Perez: how chat with Justin Thomas' caddie changed my season]]>When the 2017 European Challenge Tour season ended, Victor Perez found himself exhausted and frustrated, having just finished 18th in the Rankings — three spots shy of earning a European Tour card, despite collecting nearly €50,000, including a win, in his final five events.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362012.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362012.htmlWed, 21 Nov 2018 17:01:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Challenge Tour to European Tour: 15 new faces]]>A total of 15 players have made the leap from the European Challenge Tour to the European Tour for the 2019 season, following their graduation at the end of the 2018 campaign. Here are the 15 graduates who will be competing on Europe’s top tier in 2019.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362008.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=362008.htmlWed, 21 Nov 2018 15:11:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Erik van Rooyen wins Graduate of the Year award]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=361921.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=361921.htmlMon, 19 Nov 2018 12:17:00 GMT<![CDATA[Arnaus a player to watch]]>When Adri Arnaus missed the first two cuts of his European Challenge Tour career it was probably not surprising or even particularly notable considering he had, after all, only turned professional a few months prior.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2018/tournamentid=2018776/news/newsid=361764.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2018/tournamentid=2018776/news/newsid=361764.htmlFri, 16 Nov 2018 19:13:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Sean Crocker: sport runs in the family]]>When you have professional sport in your blood it should come as no surprise that Sean Crocker has secured a spot on Europe’s top tier in his first season as a professional.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=361552.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=361552.htmlWed, 14 Nov 2018 16:46:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Race to be Graduate of the Year reaches final lap]]>With only one event of the 2018 Race to Dubai left to play, three players are in contention to be crowned this season’s Graduate of the Year.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=361492.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=361492.htmlTue, 13 Nov 2018 15:08:00 GMT
<![CDATA[David Law: from tragedy to triumph ]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=361453.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=361453.htmlTue, 13 Nov 2018 10:10:00 GMT<![CDATA[Triquetra Trophy unveiled for Jordan Mixed Open presented by Ayla]]>http://www.europeantour.com/staysuretour/news/newsid=361125.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/staysuretour/news/newsid=361125.htmlFri, 09 Nov 2018 11:25:00 GMT<![CDATA[Great Scot - The newest European Tour Members]]>A record number of Scottish golfers graduated to the European Tour following a breakthrough season on the European Challenge Tour.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=361027.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=361027.htmlWed, 07 Nov 2018 19:05:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The Class of 2018: In Numbers]]>What a season. What a finish. Following the conclusion of the Ras Al Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final, we take a look at the facts and figures surrounding the European Tour’s 15 newest Members.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360983.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360983.htmlTue, 06 Nov 2018 15:27:00 GMT
<![CDATA[RAKTDA and Challenge Tour chiefs hail inaugural Ras Al Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final]]>The Director of the European Challenge Tour has praised the choice of Ras Al Khaimah as the new host destination for the season-ending event of the Challenge Tour calendar as Alain de Soultrait declared the emirate the “natural way forward” during the hugely successful inaugural Ras Al Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360899.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360899.htmlSun, 04 Nov 2018 14:59:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Arnaus goes wire-to-wire on dramatic day in Ras Al Khaimah]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360809.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360809.htmlSat, 03 Nov 2018 15:02:00 GMT<![CDATA[2018 Number One – Joachim B. Hansen]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360802.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360802.htmlSat, 03 Nov 2018 14:43:00 GMT<![CDATA[Ras Al Khaimah glows in the spotlight at Ras Al Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360745.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360745.htmlSat, 03 Nov 2018 08:07:00 GMT<![CDATA[Arnaus pulls clear in Ras Al Khaimah]]>Adri Arnaus navigated windy conditions on his way to a five under par 67 and will take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the Ras Al Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360640.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360640.htmlFri, 02 Nov 2018 13:32:00 GMT
<![CDATA[UAE National Team Members enjoy thrilling day at Al Hamra Golf Club]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360514.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360514.htmlThu, 01 Nov 2018 13:47:00 GMT<![CDATA[Crocker rockets to the top in Ras Al Khaimah]]>Sean Crocker fired a course record-equalling 64 at Al Hamra Golf Club to join Adri Arnaus on top of the Ras Al Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final leaderboard at the tournament’s halfway point.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360508.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360508.htmlThu, 01 Nov 2018 13:28:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Emirati students enjoy exclusive golf clinic from stars of the Challenge Tour at Ras Al Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final]]>Emirati students from Al Salamah Girls School and Khawler Girls School enjoyed a memorable golfing experience on day one of the Ras Al Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final as Borja Virto and Antoine Rozner from the European Challenge Tour held an exclusive golf clinic for the youngsters at the stunning Al Hamra Golf Club.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360451.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/news/newsid=360451.htmlWed, 31 Oct 2018 16:06:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Ras Al Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final - TV Times]]>Full highlights from the season-ending Ras Al Khaimah Challenge Tour Grand Final will air globally - find out where and when you should be tuning in to all the action from Al Hamra Golf Club:

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2018/tournamentid=2018776/news/newsid=360450.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2018/tournamentid=2018776/news/newsid=360450.htmlWed, 31 Oct 2018 15:55:00 GMT