2002 Ladies European Tour

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The 2002 Ladies European Tour was a series of golf tournaments for elite female golfers from around the world which took place from January through December 2002. The tournaments were sanctioned by the Ladies European Tour (LET).


The table below shows the 2002 schedule.[1] The numbers in brackets after the winners' names show the number of career wins they had on the Ladies European Tour up to and including that event. This is only shown for members of the tour.

Date Name Venue Location Winner Prize fund Prize fund (€) Notes
21–24 Feb ANZ Ladies Masters RACV Royal Pines Resort Australia Sweden Annika Sörenstam (7) $750,000 €433,969 Co-sanctioned by the ALPG Tour
28–3 Mar AAMI Women's Australian Open Yarra Yarra Golf Club Australia Australia Karrie Webb (5) $500,000 €289,318 Co-sanctioned by the ALPG Tour
2–5 May Tenerife Ladies Open Golf Del Sur, San Miguel de Abona Spain Spain Raquel Carriedo (4) €200,000 €200,000
10–12 May Ladies Irish Open Killarney Golf & Fishing Club Ireland Denmark Iben Tinning (1) €165,000 €165,000
16–19 May La Perla Ladies Italian Open UNA Poggio Dei Medici Golf Resort Italy Denmark Iben Tinning (2) £117,000 €190,000
25–26 May Ladies Open de Costa Azul Aroeira Golf Club Portugal Japan Kanna Takanashi (n/a) €70,000 €70,000
30 May – 2 Jun Caja Duero Open de Espana Femenino Campo de Golf de Salamanca Spain France Karine Icher (3) €250,000 €250,000
12–15 Jun Evian Masters Evian Masters Golf Club France Sweden Annika Sörenstam (8) $2,100,000 €2,371,407 Co-sanctioned by the LPGA Tour
20–23 Jun Arras Open de France Dames Golf d'Arras France New Zealand Lynnette Brooky (2) €275,000 €275,000
1–4 Aug P4 Norwegian Masters Oslo Golf Club Norway England Laura Davies (34) £220,000 €363,880
8–11 Aug Weetabix Women's British Open Turnberry GC Scotland Australia Karrie Webb (6) £1,000,000 €1,654,000 Co-sanctioned by the LPGA Tour
15–18 Aug Compaq Open Vasatorps Golfklubb Sweden Sweden Annika Sörenstam (9) £300,000 €537,550
22–25 Aug Wales WPGA Championship of Europe Royal Porthcawl Golf Club Wales Sweden Åsa Gottmo (1) £400,000 €661,600
20–22 Sep Solheim Cup Interlachen Country Club United States  United States Team event; no prize money Co-sanctioned by the LPGA Tour
3–5 Oct Biarritz Ladies Classic Biarritz le Phare GC France Sweden Sophie Gustafson (8) €165,000 €165,000

Major championships in bold.

Order of Merit rankings[edit]

Rank Player Country Points
1 Paula Marti  Spain 6,589.50
2 Maria Hjorth  Sweden 6,483.65
3 Sophie Gustafson  Sweden 5,613.25
4 Iben Tinning  Denmark 5,472.46
5 Åsa Gottmo  Sweden 4,851.51
6 Karine Icher  France 4,642.04
7 Marine Monnet  France 4,500.13
8 Suzann Pettersen  Norway 4,403.40
9 Laura Davies  England 4,359.92
10 Raquel Carriedo  Spain 4,291.38

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