André Gonçalves was the figure of the Madeiran entourage at the start of the Drive Tour – National Youth Championship 2023 in golf, which took place last weekend at the two Penina golf courses, where a total of 116 golfers from 12 clubs.

Competing at the sub14 level, the young player from Palheiro Golf, came to obtain the best ranking among young Madeirans, this time fifth in strokeplay with 171 strokes (88+83), i.e. +29 than the pair of field. André Gonçalves also achieved the feat of reporting an “eagle” on hole 4, on this challenging course, 140 meters distance.

The Circuit’s next tournament will be in March 2023, in Oporto, with the presence of 4 of our young athletes:
– Rodrigo Abreu U16
– Maria Camara U14
– André Gonçalves U14
– Salvador Rodrigues U12


Photo © Filipe Guerra / Golftattoo / Portuguese Golf Federation