Maria Hjorth (born 15 October 1973 in Falun) is a Swedishgolfer. She attended the University of Stirling in Scotland. She won more than twenty amateur titles including the 1995 European Ladies Amateur Championship. She turned professional in 1996 and played mainly on the Ladies European Tour (LET) that year and in 1997. Since 1998 she has played mainly on the U.S. based LPGA Tour, while continuing to play in Europe several times each year. She has won two individual titles on each tour, and has finished sole or tied second in the prestigious Evian Masters three times. She was a member of the European Solheim Cup team in 2002 and 2005 and played on three winning teams in the Praia d'El Rey European Cup, a team competition sanctioned by the LET. She has also played top division curling in Sweden. October 15 is the 288th day of the year (289th in leap years). ... For the spiritual practise, see Falun Gong Falun is a city in central Sweden, in the province of Dalarna at 60Â°36Â´N 15Â°37Â´E. The town has about 35,000 inhabitants. ... Golfer after swing. ... Looking out over Airthrey Loch on the main campus of The University of Stirling Airthrey Loch frozen over on a snowy day The University of Stirling is a campus university created in 1967 and is based in a custom-built campus situated on a greenfield site in the outskirts of... // The Ladies European Tour is a professional golf tour for women which was founded in 1979. ... The LPGA is the Ladies Professional Golf Association. ... The Evian Masters is a womens professional golf tournament which is played in France each July. ... The Solheim Cup is a biennial golf tournament for professional women golfers contested by teams representing Europe and the United States. ... For other uses, see Curling (disambiguation). ...
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