2013 European Senior Tour

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2013 European Senior Tour season
Duration23 May 2013 (2013-05-23) – 15 December 2013 (2013-12-15)
Number of official events16
Order of MeritEngland Paul Wesselingh
Rookie of the YearDenmark Steen Tinning

The 2013 European Senior Tour was the 22nd season of the European Senior Tour, the main professional golf tour in Europe for men aged 50 and over.


The following table lists official events during the 2013 season.[1]

Date Tournament Host country Purse
Winner[a] Notes
26 May Senior PGA Championship United States US$2,100,000 Japan Kōki Idoki (n/a) Senior major championship
9 Jun ISPS Handa PGA Seniors Championship England £260,000 England Paul Wesselingh (2)
16 Jun Speedy Services Wales Senior Open Wales £250,000 England Philip Golding (1)
7 Jul Bad Ragaz PGA Seniors Open Switzerland 280,000 England Paul Wesselingh (3)
14 Jul U.S. Senior Open United States US$2,600,000 United States Kenny Perry (n/a) Senior major championship[b]
28 Jul The Senior Open Championship England US$2,000,000 United States Mark Wiebe (n/a) Senior major championship
4 Aug Berenberg Masters Germany 400,000 Denmark Steen Tinning (1)
18 Aug SSE Scottish Senior Open Scotland £250,000 Spain Santiago Luna (1)
1 Sep Travis Perkins plc Senior Masters England £300,000 Scotland Colin Montgomerie (1)
8 Sep WINSTONgolf Senior Open Germany 400,000 Scotland Gordon Brand Jnr (2)
15 Sep Russian Open Golf Championship (Senior) Russia US$850,000 England Simon P. Brown (1)
22 Sep French Riviera Masters France 400,000 Australia Peter Fowler (3)
6 Oct English Senior Open England £200,000 Denmark Steen Tinning (2)
13 Oct Dutch Senior Open Netherlands 200,000 England Simon P. Brown (2)
17 Nov Fubon Senior Open Taiwan US$450,000 England Paul Wesselingh (4)
15 Dec MCB Tour Championship Mauritius 400,000 England Paul Wesselingh (5) Tour Championship

Order of Merit[edit]

The Order of Merit was based on prize money won during the season, calculated in Euros.[2][3]

Position Player Prize money ()
1 England Paul Wesselingh 311,644
2 Denmark Steen Tinning 206,087
3 England Simon P. Brown 181,493
4 Spain Miguel Ángel Martín 181,349
5 Australia Peter Fowler 174,994


Award Winner Ref.
Rookie of the Year Denmark Steen Tinning [4]


  1. ^ The number in brackets after each winner's name is the number of European Senior Tour events they had won up to and including that tournament. This information is only shown for European Senior Tour members.
  2. ^ Official win; unofficial money.


  1. ^ "2013 Tournament schedule". European Tour. Retrieved 14 November 2023.
  2. ^ "2013 Order of Merit". European Tour. Archived from the original on 18 February 2014. Retrieved 17 November 2023.
  3. ^ Alexander, Kit (16 December 2013). "Wesselingh seals MCB Tour Championship and Euro Senior Tour Order of Merit". Today's Golfer. Retrieved 17 November 2023.
  4. ^ "Iron man Tinning awarded Rookie of the Year honours". European Tour. 8 January 2014. Retrieved 16 November 2023.

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