Nicolas Vanhootegem

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Nicolas Vanhootegem
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Personal information
Full name Nicolas Vanhootegem
Born (1972-10-07) 7 October 1972 (age 45)
Brussels, Belgium
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Nationality  Belgium
Residence Knokke, Belgium
Turned professional 1994
Former tour(s) European Tour
Challenge Tour
Professional wins 4
Number of wins by tour
Challenge Tour 3
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open DNP
The Open Championship T30: 2001
PGA Championship DNP

Nicolas Vanhootegem (born 7 October 1972) is a Belgian professional golfer.

Vanhootegem was born in Brussels. He won several tournaments as an amateur, including the Welsh Open Stroke Play, and turned professional in 1994. He has spent his career fluctuating between membership of the main European Tour and the second tier Challenge Tour.

Vanhootegem has won three tournaments on the Challenge Tour, the 1995 Neuchatel Open SBS Trophy, the 2002 Aa St Omer Open, and the 2007 Telenet Trophy, which was held in his home country. He also won the 1997 Omnium of Belgium. He represented his country at the World Cup in 1996.

Amateur wins[edit]

  • 1991 Welsh Amateur Open Stroke Play Championship, Luxembourg Amateur Open Championship, Belgium International Championship, Omnium of Belgium
  • 1993 Omnium of Belgium

Professional wins[edit]

Challenge Tour wins (3)[edit]

Other wins (1)[edit]

  • 1997 Omnium of Belgium

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 2001
The Open Championship T30

Note: Vanhootegem only played in The Open Championship.
"T" = tied

Team appearances[edit]



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