Iberian Team Cup
Olympus 1 win by eleven strokes at Urduna...
A select field of twelve teams contested the Iberian Team Cup on 12-14 May 2017. The format was 18 holes strokeplay for one fourball and two singles with the two best scores to count.
Catalan quartet Olympus 1 (Enrique Jaén, José Manuel Rodriguez, Dani Coleman, Victor Moscatel) dominated the event from start to finish. Enrique Jaén and José Manuel Rodriguez scored 52 for their Sunday fourball and Daniel Gimenez (former Catalan Open champion and European Team championship winner) added 52 for the singles. That gave Olympus 1 a 54 hole aggregate of 332 and an eleven stroke winning margin over Galician team Tambre (Jorge Carollo, Victor Rodriguez Charli Pena and Maria Escudero). Andorra's Casa Vella Aparthotel (José Luis Prats, Luis Grifé, Pepe García and Moisés Pernia) were another ten strokes back in third place.
Full leaderboard is attached.
Olympus 1 continued to lead after two rounds but their margin was by then seven strokes. Olympus scored a total of 225 on Saturday. Galician side Tambre were in second place. Jorge Carollo and Victor Rodriguez fired a fabulous four under par 50 in their second round fourball for Tambre. Charli Pena was round in 60 while Maria Escudero returned 74. Andorra representatives Casa Vella Aparthotel were third on 239.
After the opening round on Saturday, Catalan team Olympus 1 held an eight shot lead. The Olympus 1 team scored 110. In second place were their clubmates Olympus 2 on 118. Casa Vella Aparthotel were tied third on 121 with Basque Team 2.
Two Catalan teams participated - Olympus 1 and Olympus 2. Andorra are represented by Casa Vella Aparthotel. Four teams travelled from Galicia - Verin, Bali-Touza, Pazo da Touza and Tambre. The four host association teams are Basque 1, Basque 2, Urduna 1 and Urduna 2.
FRIDAY 12th May
10:00 to 20:00 Official training day
20:30 Presentation of Teams
SATURDAY 13th May
11:00 First round
15:30 Second round
SUNDAY 14th May
11.00 Third and final round
14:30 Awards Ceremony
Hotels and other accommodation information - See below.
The Urduna club has released the poster and produced a short video of the course. See below.
See below for rules first Iberian Team Cup, which will be held at the Urduna course, Basque Country on 12-14 May 2017.
- Final Leaderboard (105 Kb, pdf file)
- 36 hole scoreboard (139 Kb, pdf file)
- 18 hole Scoreboard (101 Kb, pdf file)
- Accommodation Information - Spanish (157 Kb, pdf file)
- Accommodation Information - English (154 Kb, pdf file)
- Iberian_Team_Cup_RulesV2.pdf (115 Kb, pdf file)
- Urduna Video (18.0 MB, mp4 file)