Boonchu Ruangkit is a Thaigolfer who plays on the Asian Tour. He was born in Bangkok on 12 May 1956. As a young man he tried for a career in kick boxing, but he gave it up after being knocked out cold in his third bout. He made his mark in golf when he won the 1985 Australian Amateur Championship and he turned professional the following year. He has won five titles on the Asian Tour since its first modern season in 1995, and has several other victories to his name. He was the runner-up on the Asian Tour Order of Merit in 1995 and also made the top ten in 1998 and 2004. In the latter year he won the Thailand Open for the second time in his career at the age of forty seven. Golf (gowf in Scots) is a game where individual players or teams hit a ball into a hole using various clubs, and is one of the few ball games that does not use a fixed standard playing area. ... The Asian Golf Tour is the principal mens professional golf tour in Asia except for Japan, which has a separate tour. ... Bangkok from the Chao Phraya River at sunset, July 2004 The Wat Phra Kaew temple Bangkok, known in Thai as Krung Thep ( ), or Krung Thep Maha Nakhon (Krung Thep Maha Nakhon is the abbreviation of its full ceremonial name Krung Thep Mahanakhon Amon Rattanakosin Mahinthara Ayuthaya Mahadilok Phop Noppharat Ratchathani... May 12 is the 132nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (133rd in leap years). ...
Asian Tour wins
1995 Langkawi Open
1996 Myanmar Open, Lexus International
1997 Myanmar Open
2004 Thailand Open
1985 Australian Amateur Championship, Putra Cup (individual and team)
1992 Thailand Open
1998 Mercuries Masters (Taiwan)
2003 Singha Classic (Thailand)
2004 Chevrolet Championship (Thailand)
Profile on the Asian Tour's official site
Categories: Thai golfers | Asian Tour golfers | 1956 births | Living people
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