European Tour RSS Channel | Challenge Tour Latest Newshttp://www.europeantour.com/index.htmlLatest Challenge Tour Newsen-gbTue, 05 Mar 2019 17:29:16 GMTCopyright (C) European TourChallenge Tour RSS Channelhttp://www.europeantour.com/imgml/newsnopic/ETplaceHolder315x197.pnghttp://www.europeantour.com/index.html<![CDATA[The journey of Grant Forrest at the Hainan Open]]>Ahead of the 2019 Hainan Open, we take a look at Grant Forrest’s incredible record at the Hainan Open, which includes two runner-up finishes and nearly a round of 59.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019776/news/newsid=366573.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019776/news/newsid=366573.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 15:34:00 GMT
<![CDATA[A crowning moment at Morgado]]>The inaugural edition of the Open de Portugal @ Morgado Golf Resort saw the introduction of two young stars to the world stage.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019766/news/newsid=366559.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019766/news/newsid=366559.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 14:40:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Perez and MacIntyre trade blows in historic end to Foshan Open]]>It can be a life-changing week for anyone who brings their A-game to the Foshan Open, just ask Robert MacIntyre or Victor Perez.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019778/news/newsid=366558.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019778/news/newsid=366558.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 13:39:00 GMT
<![CDATA[A look back at the Challenge Tour Grand Final]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019780/news/newsid=366556.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019780/news/newsid=366556.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 13:22:00 GMT<![CDATA[Stunning Golf Blue Green de Pléneuf val André to host again]]>One of the most visually stunning golf courses on the Challenge Tour International Schedule, Golf Blue Green de Pléneuf val André will host the Open de Pléneuf for the 13th consecutive year from September 5-8.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019764/news/newsid=366555.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019764/news/newsid=366555.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 13:10:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Langasque builds on potential with Provence win]]>A man with incredible talent, Romain Langasque finally announced himself on the professional stage with victory at the 2018 Hopps Open de Provence.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019770/news/newsid=366554.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019770/news/newsid=366554.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 12:56:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Completing the treble in Genève ]]>The Rolex Trophy has been an integral part of the European Challenge Tour since it first appeared on the Challenge Tour International Schedule in 1991, but it has also been key for several players in their quest to graduate to the European Tour. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019760/news/newsid=366552.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019760/news/newsid=366552.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 12:34:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Flashback: Mörk makes history in Morocco]]>May 26, 2006. Adrien Mörk put his name in the golfing history books by shooting the magic number of 59 on the European Challenge Tour in Morocco. Until Oliver Fisher’s 59 at the Portugal Masters in 2018, it remained the only sub-60 round in the history of the European Tour, Challenge Tour and Staysure Tour. And it included a double bogey.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019772/news/newsid=366553.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019772/news/newsid=366553.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 12:32:00 GMT
<![CDATA[A highlight for golf in Belgium, KPMG Trophy has new date, new venue]]>Occupying a new place on the Challenge Tour International Schedule, the 14th KPMG Trophy will move to a new venue, Millenium Golf, located in Paal, Beringen, Belgium, and a new date, August 29- September 1, as it continues its tradition of promoting golf and elite Belgian golfers.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019762/news/newsid=366550.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019762/news/newsid=366550.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 12:16:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Made in Denmark set for Silkeborg showdown]]>The Made in Denmark Challenge - Presented by FREJA heads to Silkeborg Ry Golf Klub in 2019, the fifth different venue to host the event in its five-year history.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019756/news/newsid=366551.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019756/news/newsid=366551.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 12:14:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Dramatic finish creates excitement for second Euram Bank Open]]>It was a dramatic final two holes at the inaugural Euram Bank Open last year, as four players arrived at the 71st tee tied all tied for the lead.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019750/news/newsid=366545.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019750/news/newsid=366545.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 11:36:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Italian Challenge returns to Terre Dei Consoli Golf Club]]>The Italian Challenge will head to Terre Dei Consoli Golf Club in Monterosi, Italy, for a second time when it runs from June 27-30.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019744/news/newsid=366537.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019744/news/newsid=366537.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 11:09:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Finnish success on home soil]]>Ahead of the 2019 Vierumäki Finnish Challenge, we take a look at the Finnish stars who shone on home soil last year.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019754/news/newsid=366539.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019754/news/newsid=366539.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 11:04:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Le Vaudreuil victors]]>The Le Vaudreuil Golf Challenge has a rich history of producing European Tour members, with each of the winners from the six editions of the event having gone on to play on the top tier in the following year.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019748/news/newsid=366536.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019748/news/newsid=366536.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 10:58:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Scots Czech out local cuisine]]>Two of last year’s Scottish stars Liam Johnston and Robert MacIntyre tackled the local cuisine and discussed life on the European Challenge Tour.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019730/news/newsid=366519.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019730/news/newsid=366519.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 10:24:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Ten years since Baker’s Swiss double ]]>This season’s Swiss Challenge presented by Association Suisse de Golf will mark ten years since Peter Baker became a two time winner of the event.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019738/news/newsid=366515.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019738/news/newsid=366515.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 10:14:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The toughest course on Tour]]>The European Challenge Tour has been travelling to Aa Saint-Omer Golf Club since 2000, and each year the golf course plays as one of the most difficult on the schedule.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019740/news/newsid=366514.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019740/news/newsid=366514.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 10:12:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The longest hole in Europe]]>The Slovakia Challenge returns to the Challenge Tour International Schedule in 2019, taking place from July 4-7, meaning the longest hole in Europe also returns to the schedule; the 783-yard, par six 15th hole at Penati Golf Resort.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019746/news/newsid=366506.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019746/news/newsid=366506.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 09:48:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Match Play Magicians]]>Ahead of the 2019 Andalucia - Costa del Sol Match Play 9 from June 20-23, we have taken a look at the stars of the first two editions of the innovative event.

 
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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019742/news/newsid=366505.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019742/news/newsid=366505.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 09:38:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Minkyu Kim's breakout performance at the D+D REAL Czech Challenge ]]>At the 2018 D+D REAL Czech Challenge, Minkyu Kim made history by becoming the youngest winner of a European Tour or European Challenge Tour event.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019734/news/newsid=366503.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019734/news/newsid=366503.htmlWed, 27 Feb 2019 09:27:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Triquetra Trophy unveiled for Jordan Mixed Open presented by Ayla]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019720/news/newsid=366494.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019720/news/newsid=366494.htmlTue, 26 Feb 2019 16:15:00 GMT<![CDATA[The Course: Ayla Golf Club]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019720/news/newsid=366493.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019720/news/newsid=366493.htmlTue, 26 Feb 2019 16:02:00 GMT<![CDATA[Turkish Airlines Challenge key for Rankings winner]]>Last season was a break-out year for the Turkish Airlines Challenge champion Joachim B. Hansen. In 19 starts, the 28 year old compiled two wins, three runner-up finishes, and another four top tens, against only four missed cuts, to complete his campaign as Challenge Tour Number One.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=366492.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=366492.htmlTue, 26 Feb 2019 15:39:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Ryder Cup and Solheim Cup duo join Jordan Mixed Open presented by Ayla field]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019720/news/newsid=366490.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019720/news/newsid=366490.htmlTue, 26 Feb 2019 15:34:00 GMT<![CDATA[Brilliant Brooks dominates in Spain]]>Brooks Koepka made the 2013 Challenge de España his own when he clinched the title by a then-record largest winning margin of ten shots.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=366488.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=366488.htmlTue, 26 Feb 2019 15:12:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Foshan Open]]>The second leg of a China double-header at the end of the season, the Foshan Open will celebrate its seventh year on the Challenge Tour International Schedule in 2019. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019778/news/newsid=366477.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019778/news/newsid=366477.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:39:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Hainan Open]]>The Hainan Open will once again be the first leg of a China double-header at a crucial point of the season. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019776/news/newsid=366476.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019776/news/newsid=366476.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:36:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Hopps Open de Provence]]>The Hopps Open de Provence made its debut on the Challenge Tour International Schedule last year and returns for a consecutive season in 2019. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019770/news/newsid=366475.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019770/news/newsid=366475.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:34:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Open de Portugal @ Morgado Golf Resort]]>The Open de Portugal @ Morgado Golf Resort returns for a third successive season in golfing paradise at Morgado Golf and Country Club in southern Portugal. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019766/news/newsid=366474.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019766/news/newsid=366474.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:31:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Open de Pléneuf]]>Now in its 13th year, the Open de Pléneuf attracts large crowds and is a favourite amongst the Challenge Tour players with Golf Blue Green de Pléneuf Val André a picturesque setting overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019764/news/newsid=366473.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019764/news/newsid=366473.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:27:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the KPMG Trophy]]>The 14th edition of the KPMG Trophy will take place this year, having been ever present on the Challenge Tour International Schedule since 2006.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019762/news/newsid=366472.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019762/news/newsid=366472.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:24:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Euram Bank Open]]>The Euram Bank Open returns for a second consecutive year as the Challenge Tour visits Golf Club Adamstal for the fifth time in its history.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019750/news/newsid=366470.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019750/news/newsid=366470.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:17:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Le Vaudreuil Golf Challenge]]>This will be the seventh staging of the Le Vaudreuil Golf Challenge at Golf PGA France du Vaudreuil, which has been a popular event since its debut in 2013.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019748/news/newsid=366469.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019748/news/newsid=366469.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:15:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Slovakia Challenge]]>Following a two-year absence from the Challenge Tour International Schedule, the Slovakia Challenge returns for its fourth edition. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019746/news/newsid=366468.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019746/news/newsid=366468.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:13:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Italian Challenge ]]>Returning for its tenth edition, the Italian Challenge will boast the biggest European prize fund on the Challenge Tour International Schedule, giving players a chance to make a big move in the Rankings early in the season.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019744/news/newsid=366467.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019744/news/newsid=366467.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:10:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Andalucía Costa del Sol Match Play 9]]>The Andalucía Costa del Sol Match Play 9 is the only tournament on the Challenge Tour International Schedule which includes both match play and stroke play formats. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019742/news/newsid=366466.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019742/news/newsid=366466.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:09:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Hauts de France Pas de Calais Golf Open]]>The Hauts de France Pas de Calais Golf Open returns for a 15th consecutive European Challenge Tour season at Aa Saint Omer Golf Club. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019740/news/newsid=366465.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019740/news/newsid=366465.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:01:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Swiss Challenge presented by Association Suisse de Golf]]>Golf Sempachersee will play host once again in 2019, marking the venue’s ten-year anniversary hosting the Swiss Challenge presented by Association Suisse de Golf.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019738/news/newsid=366464.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019738/news/newsid=366464.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 16:48:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the D+D REAL Czech Challenge]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019734/news/newsid=366463.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019734/news/newsid=366463.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 16:43:00 GMT<![CDATA[The history of the Prague Golf Challenge]]>The Prague Golf Challenge is only in its infancy and will makes its third appearance on the Challenge Tour International Schedule in 2019.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019730/news/newsid=366462.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019730/news/newsid=366462.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 16:41:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Challenge de España]]>The Challenge de España celebrates its 20th anniversary this year following its first appearance on the Challenge Tour International Schedule in 1999 where Spaniard Carl Suneson won the maiden event. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=366461.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019728/news/newsid=366461.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 16:35:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Turkish Airlines Challenge]]>The Turkish Airlines Challenge makes its sixth appearance on the Challenge Tour International Schedule, taking place at a new location for the third time. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=366458.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019732/news/newsid=366458.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 16:31:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The history of the Rolex Trophy]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019760/news/newsid=366457.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019760/news/newsid=366457.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 16:10:00 GMT<![CDATA[The history of the Made in Denmark Challenge presented by FREJA]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019756/news/newsid=366456.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019756/news/newsid=366456.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 16:08:00 GMT<![CDATA[The history of the Vierumäki Finnish Challenge]]>http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019754/news/newsid=366455.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019754/news/newsid=366455.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 16:06:00 GMT<![CDATA[Hopps Open de Provence to host final French event of 2019]]>The fourth and final French event on the Challenge Tour International Schedule will take place at Hopps Open de Provence from September 26-29.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019770/news/newsid=366454.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019770/news/newsid=366454.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 15:31:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Open de Pléneuf's serene views to welcome Challenge Tour in September]]>The Open de Pléneuf will be the first of two French events to be held on the Challenge Tour International Schedule in September. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019764/news/newsid=366453.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019764/news/newsid=366453.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 15:29:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Le Vaudreuil to shine again in summer 2019]]>Le Vaudreuil Golf Challenge will feature for the seventh consecutive season on the Challenge Tour International Schedule when the action gets under way from July 11-14. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019748/news/newsid=366452.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019748/news/newsid=366452.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 15:25:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Challenge Tour returns to Morocco after nine-year hiatus ]]>The European Challenge Tour will return to Morocco for the first time since 2010 for the Lalla Aïcha Challenge Tour from October 3-6.

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019772/news/newsid=366445.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019772/news/newsid=366445.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 13:51:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Saint Omer to host the first of four French events in 2019 ]]>The Hauts de France Pas de Calais Golf Open will be one of four French events on the Challenge Tour International Schedule in 2019. 

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http://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019740/news/newsid=366447.htmlhttp://www.europeantour.com/challengetour/season=2019/tournamentid=2019740/news/newsid=366447.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 13:42:00 GMT