Norman WOOD


Date of Birth - 8 January 1947

Place of Birth - Prestonpans

Turned Pro - 1965


Wood played on the European Tour in the 1970s. His sole win on the

 European Tour came at the 1972 Italian Open. He also won the 1973

 Jamaica Open. In 1975 he finished a career best eighteenth on the

 Order of Merit and played in the Ryder Cup, defeating Lee Trevino in his

 singles match. He made his one appearance for Scotland in the World

 Cup that same year.

Back problems forced Wood to become a club professional and he

 worked at Sandy Lane in Barbados from 1978 and the Royal Guernsey

 Golf Club for many years from 1982 onwards. After turning fifty he played

 part-time on the European Seniors Tour for several seasons.


ACHIEVEMENTS


Ryder Cup  1975

World Cup 1975


    1972 Italian Open

    1973 Jamaica Open


Ball played and signed by Norman Wood