Windlesham’s Sarah Mardani recently played in the inaugural R&A Under 16s British Girls Open Championship at Fulford GC.

The 54 hole competition was played over three days.

The competition attracted girls from 11 different countries including 10 different national squads. The field was restricted to 90 girls with handicaps as low as plus 3:5.

The course was presented in great condition and Fulford Golf Club who will be hosting the competition for the next two years, where great hosts.

Sarah scored rounds of 78, 77 and final round of 82 on the PAR 74 course. She finished in a respectful 31st position overall and 12th position amongst the English girls.

This has given Sarah great experience in how to play in major events at the highest level.

Sarah plans to return to Fulford GC again in 2019 to compete in this major event.