Ladies European Tour in FORBES
Last week the Ladies European Tour reached home soil after traveling the world throughout the early months of the year.
It was Spain which welcomed the circuit, for the La Reserva de Sotogrande Invitational, and it won’t be the last time this season. The field will return later in the campaign for the Estrella Damm Mediterranean Ladies Open and the Andalucia Costa del Sol Open de España Femenino.
The abundance of tournaments hosted by the country is in stark contrast to the rest of the continent, bucking a trend that has caused the LET’s roster to be decimated over the last decade.
Back in 2008, the schedule peaked with 28 ranking tournaments whilst in 2010 and 2011 it steadied at 25 apiece. Since then there has been regular degradation, hitting a low last year of 15.
In 2010 ten different continental European nations hosted the circuit whilst England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales also welcomed the tour.
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