February 12, 2017
PGA Future Fund
The purpose of the Swedish PGA Future Fund is to provide promising young Swedish golf professionals direct financial support to help the players to step out on a higher tour.
Many Swedish players have made outstanding good performances during the past year and to choose stipend winners for 2017 has meant pleasant difficulties for Swedish PGA
The PGA Future Fund started in 1998. Over the last 19 years, 109 professionals have received stipends totaling 6.935 million Swedish crowns (SEK).
Sebastian was, as one out of 12 promising Swedes, awarded with SEK 50.000.
(Read article on svenskgolf.se)
Athlete of the year!
Sebastian has been awarded “The athlete of the year, 2016” in his home municipality Partille. The prize is decided by the local newspaper Partille Tidning.
(Read article on partilletidning.se)
The main performances during 2016, that made him the winner, was his first win on the Challenge Tour at Kenya Open, his participation in US Open, his first Major, and finally the advancement to the European Tour.
The prize ceremony will be held at Partille Arena on March 17.