SCOTS - MICHELE THOMSON AND CONNOR SYME GET A SILVER MEDAL AT GLENEAGLES
Silver Medal to British Number 3 Team- Photo courtesy of the LET
Iceland’s quartet of Vladis THORA JONSDOTTIR and Birgir HAFTHORSSON paired with Olafia KRISTINSDOTTIR and Axel BOASSON created golfing history on Saturday when they won the inaugural mixed team event at the Gleneagles PGA Centenary Course.
The Icelanders took the gold medal with an aggregate score of 141 over the 36 holes played by the two pairs. It was their country’s first medal of the European Championships.
They took the main prize ahead of the British number three team Meghan MacLAREN and Liam JOHNSTON, and Michele THOMSON and Connor SYME who took the silver medal.