The NE/NW PGA again teamed up with Golfing Holidays in 2019 for the annual Portugal Pro Am.
In the four-day Pro Am played over the Vila Sol, Laranjal, Quinta South and Quinta North courses on The Algarve, Blackwell Grange Golf Club’s Aaron Cox won the Professional’s title with a score of 153 points (9 under par), including a five under-par final round at Qunita North. Sharpley’s Kevin Jackson took second place with 148 points and South Moors Mark Ridley was third with 146 points.
In the team event, Jon Stacey’s team of Neil Riddell, Richard Roper and Tanny Sinfield finished with a score of 338 points to retain the title they won 12 months prior.
Home for the event was the 5 star Pestana Vila Sol Hotel where the competitors could sit back, relax and enjoy the luxurious surroundings that the hotel had to offer.
The event ran seamlessly from start to finish with the superb organisation of Tom Flowers prior to travel, and NE/NW Professional,Steven Harrison, who ran the event to its conclusion.
With two annual overseas Pro Ams, they are a must for the both the experienced and novice golfer!