Ex Balby Carr Community Academy of Sports Student Joe Dean Qualifies For This Years British Open Golf Championship


18th July 2017

With great pleasure we can announce that ex Balby Carr Community Academy of Sports student Joe Dean has qualified in first place for the British Open (on 10 under par for two rounds) in final qualifying at Notts golf club on the 4th of July.This takes place from Thursday 20th July - Sunday 23rd July against the likes of Rory Mcilroy, Jordan Speith, Dustin Johnson, Lee Westwood, Phil Michelson, Justin Rose etc and is widely regarded as the no1 tournament and major championship in world golf. Ironically Joe was tied in first place with ex Balby Academy of Sport golf ambassador and European tour golfer Mark Foster.

This is a fantastic achievement and helps show the foundations and possibilities that Balby Academy of Sport provides to its students. A top finish would be able to propel Joe into super stardom in the golfing world, so keep your eyes open for the results!

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