09/24/2021 at 4:58 PM CEST
Remarkable amalgamation of seniority and youth in the roster of Spanish players present at the Estrella Damm Ladies Open presented by Catalunya, a tournament that returns to the Ladies European Tour calendar and whose fourth edition will be held at the Terramar Golf Club from October 1 to 3, 2021.
A score of local golfers will want to follow in the footsteps of Carlota Ciganda, champion in 2019, and will face the qualified international team who will head the laureate Emily Kristine Pedersen, protagonist in the last Solheim Cup won by the European team and winner last year of the Race to Costa del Sol, the ranking of the European women’s circuit sponsored by this region of the Andalusian coast.
There is expectation to see how Ana Peláez responds to this new challenge, who dazzled last year at the Andalusia Costa del Sol Open in Spain Still an amateur, he moved up to the professional ranks this year at the Aramco Team Series in Sotogrande.
Premiere on the circuit
Peláez will be escorted by other players who have already been found in the amateur field and who make their debut in this circuit, such as Elena Hualde from Navarra, María Herráez from Madrid, Marta Pérez from Valencia and Paz Marf from Catalonia.à, who makes his professional debut in Sitges.
Nagore Martínez Salcedo, only 13 years old, also deserves special attention, who arrives at the tournament after finishing second (and playing the playoff for the title) in the highly prestigious Amundi Evian International Championship..
This young promise has been champion of Catalonia in four consecutive editions and champion of Spain twice. In 2021, in addition, it has been awarded two zones of the RFEG and is currently number 1 in the National Children’s Ranking.
They complete the Spanish registration with international victories in the professional scene such as María Hernández, Mireia Prat, Natalia Escuriola, María Beautell, Elia Folch, Carmen Alonso, Noemí Jiménez, Patricia Sanz and Laura Gómez. The local cast is completed by Harang Lee, Marta Martín, Marta Muñoz (which also premieres on the LET), Natasha Fear and Camilla Hedberg, local player that will undoubtedly have the support of the public gathered at the Terramar Golf Club.
Once again, the sum of wills in the public and private spheres has been fundamental to return the Estrella Damm Ladies Open presented by Catalunya to the Ladies European Tour calendarr after the stoppage caused by the covid in 2020.
To the essential support embodied in the sponsorship of Estrella Damm, the Mediterranean beer made with 100% natural ingredients, and from the General Secretary of ‘Esport i de l’Activitat Física of the Generalitat de Catalunya and the Sitges City Council as institutional sponsors, we must highlight the support of the Romeu Group, a leader in international logistics, and FIATC Seguros, a global forecasting company with more than 90 years of history.
What’s more, Sport and health necessarily go hand in hand and are environments in which the work of Finisher, Kern Pharma’s health and sports nutrition line, stands out. aimed at athletes and all those who are committed to a healthy lifestyle, and from ARQUIMEA, a new vital healthcare partner to shield the tournament against covid-19 and safely enjoy this international event.
The Estrella Damm Ladies Open presented by Catalunya 2021, the Ladies European Tour tournament held at the Terramar Golf Club from October 1 to 3, features with the main sponsorship of Estrella Damm and the institutional sponsorship of the Generalitat de Catalunya and the Sitges City Council, which has declared it an event of special relevance.
They are co-sponsors the Romeu Group, FIATC Seguros and Finisher, and they collaborate in the event ISDIN (Official Skin Care), Audi Volkswagen Vilamobil (Mobility Partner), Kyocera (Document Solutions) and Extrasoft (IT Partner).