week Jack Severn was luckily invited to play in one of the biggest
pro-am events in Europe at Quinta Do Lago, Portugal. The field included
47 teams, including big-name players such as Peter Finch (Golf YouTube
Professional), Matthew Nixon (Challenge/European Tour Player) and David
Shakelady (Senior Tour Player and two-time winner this season).
Pro-Am was Stableford battled out over 3 courses at Quinta Do Lago.
After arriving 3 days early, so Jack and his team, captained by Matt
Maguire, could acclimatise to the unfamiliar good weather, the
competition ironically kicked off with some rather British weather
reducing the first round to just 9 holes. However, the weather cleared
and the rest of the week weather-wise was super. Jack is using this
competition to practice ready for the up and coming season, and pick the
brains of the other pros around him to help better his game.
has said he has learned a lot from the week and firmly knows where his
weaknesses and strengths lie. The pro shop assistant has two months
before his first main event being Euro Pro Q-School on the 1st and 2nd
He will be working hard with the team
around him to get himself into the best position possible to have a run
and potentially get a card. This, itself, will be a learning curve
where he can pit himself against other pros trying to play for a living
while playing as an amateur.
Feel free to pop in and ask him throughout the season how his season is going, you might just learn a thing or two.
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