Chile Open 2016
Alejandro Moraga wins....
The FChPP Chile hosted the 2016 International Chile Open from Thursday 17th to Sunday 20th November in Santiago. Host venue was the Colegio di Medico course.
A superb last round of 51 saw Alejandro Moraga (Chile) win the Chile Open. A member of the host club, Alejandro trailed by six overnight but his 171 total was good enough for a two stroke winning margin. Guillermo Arancibia (Chile) scored a 59 on Sunday to finish with an aggregate of 173 for 54 holes. Guillermo, who led overnight, finished three strokes ahead of first round leader Jaime Reyes who also shot 59 in the final round. Margarita Valenzuela won the ladies on 190. maria Angelica Silva was second with Maria Teresa Cancino third. Full list of scores here
Guillermo Arancibia (Chile) led the event into Sunday's final round. Two consistent rounds of 57 left Guillermo on 114 and two shots clear of nearest rival Gustavo Cortes who added a 57 to his opening 59. Juan Moran who won the Chilean Bicentennial tournament six years ago was poised on 117 alongside Jaime Reyes who led with a first round 56. Max Valenzuela was on 118.
Early leader was Jamie Reyes (Chile) who carded a first round 56. Jaime was just a single stroke ahead of a group of three players - Pablo Caviedes, Guillermo Arancibia and Max Venzuela. Juan Moran was next on 58.
View a virtual tour of the course here
The FChPP previously issued this important update regarding the entry process
Full details of the open can be accessed here
Letter from the President of the Chilean Pitch and Putt Federation may be seen here