Joe Dean has won The GLAL.UK Worcestershire Masters at The Vale Golf and Country Club by three shots for his first victory on the PGA EuroPro Tour
Preparations are moving on well for the 2021 Worcestershire Masters at the Vale GC in late June. Click on the link below to see our first promotional video.
The first staging of GLAL.UK Worcestershire Masters will be hosted at the stunning Vale GC from June 30th - July 2nd, with the pre-event Pro Am taking place on June 29th .
The event makes up part of the 2021 PGA EuroPro Tour. The tour is based mainly in the UK with a majority of British based players competing, with others coming from Ireland and Continental Europe. It provides professional golfers with an entry point to a career in tournament golf. Every event on the Tour is televised on Sky Sports Golf in the UK and around the world on other partner channels, with the 2-hour programme airing in the week following on from the event in the UK. Overall, the Worcestershire Masters will be broadcasted to 500 million homes in over 140 countries.
Blackstar Golf, co-promoters of the event, are delighted to announce that Worcestershire based GLAL.UK will become the headline sponsor of the 2021 event. Anthony Ottway, CEO of GLAL.UK said, “We are delighted to be sponsoring the first Worcestershire Masters. We have always supported young sportsmen and sportswomen, and with the help of the other event partners, we hope to build the event into a recognised professional golf event. We also are very much looking forward to supporting the Grace Kelly Childhood Cancer Trust, the official charity of the event”.
Marco Bille, the Managing Director of the Vale GC said, “We are thrilled to stage our first televised professional event at The Vale and I would also like to thank Anthony and his team at GLAL.UK for their support in helping us create a great event. We feel the course will be a great test to the best up-and-coming professional golf stars of the future’’
Dan Godding, CEO of the PGA Europro Tour said, “We are delighted to welcome this new event on the 2021 Schedule; I would also like to thank Jeremy Robinson of Blackstar Golf, Marco Bille, the Managing Director of The Vale Golf Club, and Anthony Ottway of GLAL.UK for having the vision to try and get the county of Worcestershire together to stage the first televised golf event in the area. We are very much looking forward to working with the team at the 2021 Worcestershire Masters showcasing the best of The Vale Golf Club along with the stunning county of Worcestershire”.
The Worcestershire Masters pre-event Pro Am will be staged on June 29th. Further details of how to enter can be obtained from Blackstar Golf Ltd at the contact details listed below. The Pro Am will also be supporting the Grace Kelly Childhood Cancer Trust through various initiatives.
For more information, contact Jeremy Robinson on 07831 674065.
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.About: The Vale Golf Club
Set in 300 acres of stunning Cotswold countryside, The Vale Golf & Country Club offers golfers and guests
fantastic golf with excellent accommodation, conference and meeting facilities and a serene atmosphere in which to relax and entertain. The course was opened in 1991, the course has now matured in to one of the finest courses in the Midlands.
About: Grace Kelly Childhood Cancer Trust
The team at Grace Kelly Childhood Cancer Trust works to raise awareness, fund research into rare cancers of childhood and produce educational materials. We also provide support to families. Childhood cancer is the number one medical cause of death of children in the UK. We are working to change this.
The inaugural Worcestershire Masters, will be played at the stunning Vale Golf Club near Evesham, this event
is a new and exciting Professional golf event on The PGA EuroPro Tour.
The tour is based mainly in the UK with a majority of British based players competing, with others coming from
Ireland and Continental Europe, it provides professional golfers with an entry point to a career in tournament golf.
In 2021,there will a total of 16 events and the total prize money will exceed £1 million.
Blackstar Golf will be running a pre event Pro Am on Tuesday June 29th , for further details please contact Blackstar Golf.
David Boote finished his 2020 season with a 5th place finish at the European Challenge Tour Grand Final in Majorca. Rounds of 69,68,70 and a final bogey free round of 68 saw the Walton Heath based professional finish on 9 under par and a share of 5th place.
Jordan Wrisdale who also played in the Grand Final, and finished 25th on the final ranking list, and David Boote finished 27th.
Jordan Wrisdale and David Boote have both qualified for the Grand Final of the 2020 Challenge Tour season. Jordan Wrisdale is currently 22 and David Boote who was the final man in to the field is 54th. The event starts on Thursday at the T Golf & Country Club in Majorca. Follow the live scoring at www.europeantour.com and through twitter @blackstarsports
Jack South shot 66 to win the final GLAL UK Midlands swing event at Blackwell GC on October 23rd. Final results can be found at
Jack South pictured having shot 66 at Blackwell GC with Anthony Ottway the CEO of GLAL and Steve Piercy the Captain at Blackwell GC
Jordan Wrisdale finished on 12 under par to finish tied 9th and David Boote finished 9 under par for a tied 18th place at the Open De Portugal, both players shot 66 in round 3. The next eevnt for them is the Italian Challenge.
Unfortunately due to heavy rain yesterday the event at Blackwell GC was cancelled yesterday and has been rescheduled for October 23rd. Entries can be found at www.blackstargolf.net
Jack South shot a stunning 64 to pip Luke Donnelly by one shot to win the second event of the 2020 GLAL.UK Midlands Swing at Sandwell Park. South now joins OJ Farrell at the top of the Greenlighting OOM with 2 events to go, which will be held at The Vale GC and Blackwell GC on August 26 and 27th.
Ollie Farrell shot a 4 under par 67 to join David Boote in a play off at the first event on the Glal.UK Midlands Swing at South Staffordshire GC. The second event takes place tomorrow at Sandwell Park GC
Final scores can be found https://www.blackstargolf.net/the-glal-uk-swing/events-entries/south-staffordshire-gc
Blackstar Golf are delighted to announce that glal.uk will be the title sponosr of 4 new one day events which will be based in the Midlands.. South Staffordshire GC will host the first event on August 13th, followed by Sandwell Park GC on August 14th. The Vale GC at Evesham will stage event 3 on August 26th and the final event will be at the superb Blackwell GC on August 27th.
All the events will be open to Lady and Men Professionals and Lady and Men amateurs with a handicap of 5 and below. Full details along with the entry form are available at www.blackstargolf.net
Jordan Wrisdale is currently 12th on the PGA Challenge Tour rankings after the first 3 events in South Africa. The Dimension Data Pro Am was the final event of a three week swing for the Challenge Tour where Jordan finished in a share of 51st place. Martin Rohwer finished 35th and David Boote from Walton Heath signed of with a final round of 72 to finish 42nd. Full Challenge Touir rankings can be found at https://www.europeantour.com/challenge-tour/rankings/overview/rankings/
The top 20 players at the end of the season will gain a full card on the 2021 Race To Dubai
Jordan Wrisdale got his season of to a bright start with a 4th place finish at the RAM Cape Town Open on the PGA Challenge Tour. Scores of 73, 69,67 and a final round of 70 saw him finish on 9 under par for the tournament. Please follow the link for full results.
The Challenge Tour now moves to George for the 3rd event in South Africa at the Di Datat Pro Am where Jordan will be joined by David Boote and Martin Rohwer.
The PGA European Challenge Tour breaks new ground this year with 3 events in a row which are co-sanctioned with the Sunshine Tour, the European Tour has co-sanctioned events with the Sunshine Tour for a number of years, but this is the first time the Sunshine Tour and the Challenge Tour have joined forces. The fiirst event is this week with the Limpopo Championship , that is followed by the Cape Town Open and then finially the long established Dimension Data Pro Am.
Jordan Wrisdale, David Boote, Stuart Manley and South AFrican based Martin Rohwer are all playing in these events. Rohwer currently is in the Top 10 of the Sunshine Tour OOM having won earlier in the season.
Follow the live scores on www.europeantour.com or on the Tour app or via @blackstar twitter feed.
Although the curtain has only just come down on the 2019 Race To Dubai with Jon Rahm taking the title in Dubai yesterday the 2020 Race To Dubai starts in South Africa this week with the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek CC, this event is a co-sanctioned event with the Sunshine Touir.
Making his debut on the European Tour will be Martin Rohwer who is currently 8th on the Sunshine Tour ranking list following his victory at the Investec Royal Swazi Open earlier in the year.
Jordan Wrisdale tees up tomorrow in Rd 1 of the notoriously tough European Qualifying School. The event takes place at Lumine GC in Spain with the top 25 players gaining full European Status for 2020 season, the event is played over 6 rounds with a cut coming after 4 rounds.
David Boote remians in China this week for the final regular season event on the 2019 schedule, the $500,000 Foshan Open, this is the biggest event on the schedule and the winner will secure his card for the 2020 season on the PGA European Tour.
Stuart Manley goes to Portugal for the Portugal Masters in the Algarve, this again is the last regular season event on the 2019 European Tour.