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Son Parc, a weekend to remember

During the past weekend, Golf Son Parc Menorca was able to experience a historic day with the presence of the true Solheim Cup on display on the go


During the past weekend, Golf Son Parc Menorca was able to experience a historic day with the presence of the true Solheim Cup on display on the golf course.

The Solheim Cup is a biennial golf trophy that pits women’s teams of professional players from Europe and the USA against each other and is held in the same format as the men’s Ryder Cup. For the first time, it will take place in Spain at Finca Cortesin (Andalusia) from September 18 to 24, 2023. These days the trophy is going around Spain through the ambassadors of the Spanish golf courses and at Balears Golf Son Parc Menorca It has been the only golf course that has hosted the famous trophy. The purpose of the trophy trip is to promote the Solheim Cup 2023 and women’s golf.

And on Saturday there was a tournament for the little ones and a putting green competition as well as an open day. With the participation of 60 players who played in pairs, including locals, players from Mallorca clubs and international players, the day, apart from being very hot, enjoyed a clear sky.

In the mixed pairs scracht category, the winners were: Sara Salamanca and Carlos Gomila, with 38 gross. In the female couples Scratch category, Mareta Múgica Agote and Elena Agote Diaz won, with 20 gross. In the indistinct HCP category, the first classified couple was formed by Caterina Aviño and Álex Aviño with 47 points; the second couple was Marta Múgica Agote-Elena Agote Diez, with 47 points, and third were Silverio Pons and David Villalonga, with 46 points. In special prizes: The ball closest to the hole, ladies; Catherine Sard. Longest drive ladies, Caterina Aviño. Ball closer to the hole, gentlemen, Felipe Prieto. Longest drive gentlemen, Carlos Gomila.