1996 European Seniors Tour

The 1996 European Seniors Tour was the 5th season of the European Seniors Tour, the professional golf tour for men aged 50 and above operated by the PGA European Tour.

Tournament resultsEdit

The numbers in brackets after the winners' names show the number of career wins they had on the European Seniors Tour up to and including that event. This is only shown for players who are members of the tour.

Date Tournament Host country Winner Notes
12 May Beko/Oger Tours Turkish Open Turkey   Bobby Verwey (2) New tournament
2 Jun De Vere Hotels Seniors Classic England   Renato Campagnoli (2)
9 Jun Hippo Jersey Seniors Jersey   Maurice Bembridge (1) New tournament
16 Jun Castle Royle European Seniors Classic England   Tommy Horton (8) New tournament
30 Jun Ryder Collingtree Seniors Classic England   David Huish (1)
14 Jul Stella Senior Open Germany   Tommy Horton (9)
28 Jul Senior British Open Northern Ireland   Brian Barnes (2)
3 Aug Lawrence Batley Seniors England   Malcolm Gregson (2)
18 Aug Northern Electric Seniors England   Tommy Horton (10)
25 Aug The Belfry PGA Seniors Championship England   Terry Gale (1)
8 Sep Scottish Seniors Open Scotland   John Morgan (5)
6 Oct Motor City Seniors Classic England   John Morgan (6) New tournament
20 Oct The Players Championship England   Tommy Horton (11) New tournament

Details of the winners are available here and here.

Leading money winnersEdit

Rank Player Country Prize money ()
1 Tommy Horton   England 186,473
2 John Morgan   England 97,084
3 Malcolm Gregson   England 84,126
4 Noel Ratcliffe   Australia 68,687
5 David Oakley   United States 66,402
6 Antonio Garrido   Spain 62,507
7 Maurice Bembridge   England 59,825
8 Bobby Verwey   South Africa 50,441
9 Brian Huggett   Wales 46,981
10 Neil Coles   England 45,489

Source: [1].

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