A QUEST to win Europe’s biggest pro-am begins for Joseph Hack and his Lutterworth PGA Professional Lee Challinor when they tee up in the forthcoming Lombard Trophy regional final.
The Lutterworth duo will come up against 64 other clubs at Little Aston Golf Club on June 7, which is one of 14 regional finals being staged across the UK.
The winning club going through to compete in the 36-hole final at Portugal’s luxurious Pestana Vila Sol Golf & Hotel resort on the Algarve in September.
Hack landed a chance to have a tilt at qualifying for the grand final when he won his club qualifying competition with a nett score of 68. The 18-year-old has been playing golf for seven years and currently plays off a handicap of four.
Challinor, 42, has been a professional at Lutterworth forten years and as a PGA pro, he has helped in the success of Lutterworth golf club by using his expertise and knowledge to benefit all aspects of a club’s business.
Last year’s winners were PGA Professional Jason Levermore and amateur partner Ben Steed from Channels Golf Club, Essex.