"It's been pretty manic over the weekend, but I think it is sinking in now," said MacRae of a success that has earned her a place in the team that will represent Great Britain and Ireland in the inaugural WPGA
Cup in Texas later in the year.
"I won't be playing at Salisbury, and it does start to pick up on the Ladies European Tour, but I intend to play in the seventh round at South Herts Golf Club at the end of August as I think it's important to support the WPGA
as much as I can, I think it's important for all the women to do so," she said.
Ian Isaac, head of Lombard, added: "Following the success of the Lombard Trophy in previous years, we're delighted to once again be working with the PGA and WPGA
to offer the opportunity for professional and amateur golfers to play in this very exciting competition.
GOLF TO As an incentive, entry is free for both pro and amateur with up to 200 WPGA
Members eligible to compete and represent their clubs alongside their amateur partners in one of two regional finals where six places will be up for grabs to the grand final com in Portugal.
• Rae Hast, current WPGA
President, pro golfer, author, and full-time Teaching Pro at Erinvale Golf Estate; and
But Pritchard, based at Pontypool Golf Club, has had an impressive season in the WPGA
One-Day Series on the way to claiming her maiden Order of Merit title.
In its first decade, the WPGA
had been part of the Professional Golfers Association (PGA) but by 1988, the WPGA
had grown so strong, with almost 200 members and pounds 1.5m in prize money, that its membership voted to separate from the PGA and form its own independent company - the Women Professional Golfers' European Tour Limited.
The caddies' hall of shame has since been updated by Chuck Hoersch, bagman for Sophie Gustafson in the WPGA
Match- play event at Gleneagles.
LAURA DAVIES and top seed Sophie Gustafson are joint favourites after marching into the semi-finals of the WPGA
International Matchplay at Gleneagles.
The 28-year-old from North Berwick, winner of the 1996 Australian Open, takes a two-stroke lead into the final round of the pounds 300,000 McDonald's WPGA
Championship of Europe at Gleneagles.
THE blue riband event of the WPGA
schedule has been given a significant makeover for 2016 including an increased prize fund and field size.
That's Fixby pro Alex Keighley's impressive record on the WPGA
One Day Series.