Ryan Ingram won the inaugural PGA in Yorkshire Dubai Pro-Am.
Ryan Ingram, a professional golfer sponsored by Wilsons Auctions Newcastle, is ending the year on a high having recently won the inaugural PGA in Yorkshire Dubai Pro-Am.
The golfer, based at George Washington Golf Course in Tyne and Wear, recently took part in the international competition held at The Address Montgomerie, Arabian Ranges Golf Resort & Newly Established Dubai Hills Golf & Spa Resort.
Ryan finished with a 10 under par total and led the field by 16 points and achieved the official course record on the Dubai Hills Golf Club, shooting a round of 70 to finish two under par.
Alongside his individual success, the George Washington Golf Team also claimed the team prize with scores of 87, 80 and 85 points to win by eight points.
The competition included a total of 24 golfers from countries including Australia, United Kingdom and United States of America.
Wilsons Auctions Newcastle’s sponsorship supports Ryan with competitions and equipment as well as his RLIGolf Academy and Summer Camps which sees Ryan coaching the next generation of golfers in the North East region of England.
Wilsons Auctions General Manager, Nigel Binks said, “We would like to congratulate Ryan on his recent achievement in Dubai having won the PGA Yorkshire Dubai Pro-Am competition. This is a fantastic achievement and we are delighted to be supporting Ryan throughout his continued success as a professional golfer as well as the great work he carries out with many junior golfers in the local area.”
Ryan said, “It felt good winning my first international professional event and it will certainly push me to work hard this winter to keep up my form going into the golf season in 2019 where I’ll play on the Jamega Tour down south! I will also look to retain my win out in Dubai as it’s a fantastic place to test your game! Finally, I would like to thank Wilsons Auctions for their continued support and hopefully we can make the partnership even stronger in years to come!”