German domination at "Raiffeisen Trophae" on new course in Algund
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The 40th edition of "Raiffeisen Trophae" in Algund has been played on a brand new course. The old course has been dismissed so now there's a new course, temporary installed in September on the main square of the town, which in the future will be definetely placed inside a sport centre next to a filzgolf course. 112 players from Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy took part in the tournament.» Complete results and statistics
This new course is quite difficult as every new course and also with some tricky lanes like the new "vulcano" circle and the "Salzburger-V" with very thin side passage (which had been the most difficult lane of this tournament with 2,06 average).
The tournament has shown a domination of German players with the overall victory of senior player and EMF Sport director Günther Schwarz (BGSV Kerpen) which played the 5 rounds with a total of 110 (22,00 avg) strokes, with ad advantage of 3 strokes on the 2nd senior player, Dieter Kaufmann (MGC Siusi) which got also the 2nd best overall result.
The winner of the men category, Alex Geist (BGS Hardenberg) was 7 strokes far away from the best overall. alex won the category with 117 (23,40 avg) strokes in a very close match with other 4 players. Josef Gumbiski (MGF Hammer) and Alex Lang (MV Algund) came just one stroke behind the winner, while Ralf Geissler (1.MGC Metzingen) and Andrea Origgi (GSP Cusano) ended just 2 strokes behind.
The team tournament was won, like the previous ones in Naturns and Lana, by the home team of AMV Algund (Roland Gasser, Roland Brunello, Alex Lang, Simon Brunner). They got a narrow victory of 6 strokes on MGF Hammer.
The winners in the other categories are:
YOUTH MALE: Simon Brunner (AMV Algund) , 124 strokes
YOUTH FEMALE: Lara Jehle (BGSC Klaus) , 123 strokes
LADIES: Elke Thiem (MSC Bensheim Auerbach) 127 strokes
SENIOR FEMALE I: Maria Spieleder (1. BGC Bad Füssing) 133 strokes
SENIOR MALE II: Emil Oklmann (SSV Ulm 1846) 132 strokes
SENIOR FEMALE II: Renate Widek (BGSC Leobersdorf) 137 strokes
The best round of the tournament was a 20 and it has been played only once by Dieter Kaufmann
The most consistent player of the Sudtirol Autumn is Alex Lang (AMV Algund) that won the ranking of the three tournaments with the 1st place in Algund, the 3rd in Lana and the 3rd also on the home course in Algund