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Terry Gale

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Full name  Terry R. Gale
Masters Tournament  DNP
Height  1.76 m
European seniors tour  7
Professional wins  41
Role  Golfer
Turned professional  1976
Name  Terry Gale
Residence  Perth, Australia
Nationality  Australia
U.S. Open  DNP
Weight  80 kg

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Born  7 June 1946 (age 69) Yelbeni, Western Australia (1946-06-07)
Former tours  PGA Tour of Australasia, Japan Golf Tour

Current tours  European Senior Tour

Terry R. Gale (born 7 June 1946) is an Australian professional golfer.

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Gale had a successful amateur career before turning professional at a relatively advanced age in 1976. From the mid-1970s to the early 1990s he won regularly on the PGA Tour of Australasia, the Japan Golf Tour and the pre-Asian Tour Asian circuit. Since turning fifty he has been a member of the European Seniors Tour, where he has won seven tournaments. His best season on that tour was 2003, when he finished third on the Order of Merit. He also plays on the Japanese Seniors Tour.

Off the course, Gale was the second Chairman of the PGA Tour of Australasia. His son, Mark Gale was a professional Australian rules footballer. Gale Sr was also a talented cricketer in his youth, representing his state on occasion, although never at First Class level.

Amateur wins

  • 1969 Western Australian Amateur
  • 1972 Western Australian Amateur
  • 1974 Australian Amateur, Western Australian Amateur
  • 1975 Western Australian Amateur
  • PGA Tour of Australasia wins (21)

  • 1969 Nedlands Masters (as an amateur)
  • 1970 Nedlands Masters (as an amateur)
  • 1971 Nedlands Masters (as an amateur)
  • 1972 Western Australian Open (as an amateur)
  • 1975 Western Australian Open (as an amateur)
  • 1976 Nedlands Masters
  • 1979 Nedlands Masters
  • 1980 Western Australian Open
  • 1981 New Zealand PGA Championship, Western Australia PGA Championship, CIG Channel 9 Nedlands Masters, Halls Head Western Open
  • 1982 New Zealand Open, Air New Zealand Shell Open, Town & Country/Channel 9 West Australian Open
  • 1983 Ford Dealers South Australian Open, Town & Country Western Australian Open, National Panasonic Nedlands Masters
  • 1985 Halls Head Estates Nedlands Masters
  • 1988 Air New Zealand Shell Open
  • 1992 Nedlands Masters
  • Japan Golf Tour (2)

  • 1982 Yomiuri Open
  • 1989 Dunlop Open
  • Other wins (9)

  • 1977 Forbes Classic
  • 1978 Singapore Open
  • 1979 Royal Fremantle Open
  • 1983 Malaysian Open
  • 1984 Indonesia Open
  • 1985 Malaysian Open
  • 1987 Malaysian Open
  • 1990 Western Australian Open
  • 1992 Pioneer Singapore PGA Championship
  • Australian Seniors Tour wins (2)

  • 1997 Australian PGA Seniors Championship
  • 2006 Australian PGA Seniors Championship
  • Team appearances

    Amateur

  • Eisenhower Trophy (representing Australia): 1970, 1972, 1974
  • Professional

  • World Cup (representing Australia): 1983
  • Alfred Dunhill Challenge (representing Australasia): 1995 (non-playing captain)
  • References

    Terry Gale Wikipedia


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