Birdie Friday in Abu Dhabi
January 17, 2020
Abu Dhabi is Sebastian’s first tournament for the season. and it’s also a Rolex series Tournament. A good start of the season is of course desirable. 1st round gave us 3 over par (75) and 108th place. A fantastic Friday gave us 8 under par!!! (64). The 2nd best score of the day and T18. With 10 birdies Sebastian obviously found some of that good feeling from last season.
Always nice to get to work over the weekend…Show more »
Summary of Season 2019
November 28, 2019
First ET Victory
52nd at R2D
ET-Card Secured for two seasonsShow more »
Aiming for top 50
November 14, 2019
Only two tournaments are remaining for the season 2019. 60 players are teeing up at Gary Player CC in Sun City, South Africa to play the Nedbank Golf Challenge, hosted by Gary Player…Show more »
A Weekend at Wentworth
September 22, 2019
This was Sebastian’s first attempt at the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth Golf Club, outside London…Show more »
Celebrating the Champion and Honorary Member
September 7, 2019
The week following the first win on the European Tour was, of course, full of celebrations of all kinds…Show more »
A dramatic maiden ET win at Omega European Masters
September 1, 2019
What a thrill! After a super 4th round the winner was to be decided in a 5 player play-off.
As one of the players was world number 2 Rory McIlroy, we knew it was going to be a though play-off…Show more »
Sebastian’s super Sunday
August 25, 2019
This week, on one of his “home” courses, (Hills Golf and Sports club) Sebastian had a super Sunday, with a 63 round (-7). His finish with 5 birdies on his 9 last holes made the big crowd following him go crazy.
“How fantastic to do this in your home country, in your home town, on one of your home courses and in front of friends and family”Show more »
Scandinavian Invitation – Cut made!
August 24, 2019
Cut made! Now we’re looking for birdies for the weekend. Competition is hard and margins are small. All of Team Soderberg and fans will be there supporting of course.Show more »
Scandinavian Invitation – Preparations made!
August 21, 2019
One of the top events of the year – the Scandinavian Invitation at Hills Golf Club in Sebastian’s hometown Gothenburg. That means a well known course, lots of fans and of course some extra adrenalin and motivation…Show more »
Midsummer Eve with a hot putter
June 21, 2019
Three under on day one and season-best five under on day two took Sebastian to third place at the BMW International Open, going into the weekend. Tomorrow, Saturday, he will play with Lee Westwood and Eduardo Molinari. The weather forecast is not the best but we’re looking forward to two exciting days in Munich.Show more »
A bite like a Shark gave HIO on Himmerland Hill
May 25, 2019
The weather on the second day of Made in Denmark was miserable. 5 dropped shots on the first 4 holes mirrows the difficulties this morning. A nice birdie on 14 (5th hole of the day), where Sebastian made a spectacular eagle on day 1, gave his frozen followers a chance to cheer a bit…Show more »
Gothenburg Male Golfer of the year 2018
March 27, 2019
Last week, Sebastian was awarded the “Gothenburg Male Golfer of the year 2018” by Göteborgs Golfförbund, which is the organisation for the 32 Golf Clubs in the Gothenburg area
“In tough competition with other professional golfers in the district of Gothenburg, Sebastian took charge as the highest ranked player in the district…Show more »
T21 in Oman and New Hopes in Qatar this coming week
March 6, 2019
The Swedish Golf Tour, like national tours all over the world, is a place for hopes and dreams. Göran Söderqvist, a blogger at the Swedish Golf Federation, reflected on young Swedes hopes, dreams and progress.
We like to share his blog entry – freely translated into English.
Land of Hopes and Dreams…Show more »
January 6, 2019
Challenge Tour 2018: Sebastian missed only three cuts in 19 starts and never carded a round higher than 74 as he notched nine top 20s, six top tens, two runner-up finishes and, most memorably, a win at the Italian Challenge in July. (europeantour.com)
Sebastian’s first entry on the European Tour in 2019 will be in Abu Dhabi on January 16th. That will also be his first start in a Rolex Series Tournament.Show more »
Coastal Carolina Hall of Fame – Class of 2018
November 11, 2018
On the evening of Nov. 9, the Coastal Carolina Department of Athletics officially inducted nine new members to the George F. “Buddy” Sasser Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2018. One of them was Sebastian…Show more »
European Tour 2019 – Mission Completed
November 3, 2018
The goal for the year 2018 was to reach top 15 on the Challenge Tour ranking and become one of the graduates for European Tour 2019.
With his brother Jesper on the bag for the Grand Finale, Sebastian secured the 5th place on the final ranking and can now start preparing for next season.Show more »
September 15, 2018
After a great week in London Sebastian, with his brother Jesper on the bag, finished T2 at Bridgestone Challenge which also gave him 2nd place on the Challenge Tour ranking. A season-low 63, in the first round, indicates that the game is where it should be as we’re getting closer to the Grand Finale on the road to Ras Al Khaimah.Show more »
Nordea Masters 2018
August 20, 2018
When the tournament is played in your hometown you will, of course, be followed by a lot of friends, family and other fans. A big crowd came to see Sebastian and many of the other Swedes. Sebastian struggled a bit on Thursday, had a good Friday but still, he missed the cut, on the edge.
Thoughts before the tournament (svenskgolf.se)
The coming week Sebastian is headed to Switzerland and the Rolex Trophy, trying to defend, his third place on the ranking.Show more »
The Swedish Challenge
August 6, 2018
The Swedish Challenge, hosted by the Vice Captain of the European Ryder Cup Team, Robert Karlsson, became a real challenge for both Sebastian and Robert Karlsson, who were paired together for the first two days…Show more »
Looking forward to two tournaments on Swedish soil
July 30, 2018
This week the Challenge Tour will come to Katrineholm. The Swedish challenge is hosted by Robert Karlsson. (katrineholmsgolf.se)
A look ahead to the Swedish Challenge… (europeantour.com)
Two weeks later, European Tour will come to Sebastian’s hometown, Gothenburg. Nordea Masters at Hills Golf & Sports Club. (nordeamasters.se)Show more »
This is a great opportunity for his friends at home and club mates at Delsjö Golfklubb to see and support Sebastian and all the other Swedes.
Winner Under Italy’s Sizzling Sun
July 15, 2018
After an extremely hot week with gruelling conditions on the final day, Sebastian was delighted to come out on top at the Italian Challenge.
“I played some nice golf today and it feels amazing to win,” he said in an interview Sunday afternoon. “It was a struggle to focus out there in the heat, which kind of helped because I was so focused on eating, drinking and walking with a wet towel. I only thought about what score I was on towards the end because I was so focused on getting in. (europeantour.com)
For highlights…Show more »
Winner with Fanny Sunesson and DC Wäst at “Barngolfen” 2018
June 19, 2018
Playing “Barngolfen” for the 3rd time Sebastian was in the winning Team. He played with former world famous caddie Fanny Sunesson and employees from DC Wäst.
The day after he followed up with a 2nd place in the “Pacific Fonder Match Play”, a short hole competition held at “World of Golf” Gothenburg.Show more »
Runner up at Czech Challenge
June 6, 2018
As Sebastian wrote on Instagram: “Great week in Czech finishing solo 2nd. 🎩-off to 17 year old Kim who won”.
After a week with practice in tropical Sweden, it’s time for KPMG Open in Belgium.
Watch highlights from day 3 & 4 here!Show more »
From Turkey to Portugal
May 8, 2018
Sebastian played well from tee to green in Belek 26-29 May. With a hot putter it could have been a great week, but that was not the case.
After a week with good training, he is now ready for Open de Portugal. Looking for a revenge on the greens.
Watch the nice birdie on hole 6 here!Show more »
A perfect start of the season
February 26, 2018
Next tournament: 1-3 March SGT Winter Series – Hills Open (Swedish Golf Tour)Show more »
Focus on The European Challenge Tour 2018
January 14, 2018
2017 Sebastian played mostly on The European Tour and got the lowest score on the Tour, a 61, at The Rocco Forte Open in Italy. That was also a new Course Record.
He ended the year with some well played tournaments but it was not enough to keep The Card.
2018 focus will be on The European Challenge Tour and the goal is of course the ET-Card for 2019.Show more »