Jean Hugo

RSA
 
RepresentsThe Els Club, Copperleaf
Date of Birth3rd Dec 1975
ResidenceCenturion, SA
Marital StatusMarried
Turned Pro1999
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Results

Date Tournament Pos Round Scores Total Winnings
* Not an OoM event. "pts" denotes a points-based event.

Order of Merit

Season Pos Winnings Played
2018/19 Sunshine Tour 26 376,253.45 19
2017/18 Sunshine Tour 21 650,185.00 25
2016/17 Sunshine Tour 33 661,577.08 16
2015 Sunshine Tour 12 1,194,714.08 21
2014 Sunshine Tour 9 1,529,957.48 25
2013 Sunshine Tour 17 971,580.46 27
2012 Sunshine Tour 33 446,641.89 23
2011 Sunshine Tour 6 961,347.05 24
2010 Sunshine Tour 17 676,752.77 26
2009 Sunshine Tour 13 696,727.36 25
2008 Sunshine Tour 6 761,529.27 28
2007 Sunshine Tour 25 335,116.49 13
2006/07 Sunshine Tour 15 430,742.61 18
2005/06 Sunshine Tour 23 254,608.53 21
2004/05 Sunshine Tour 29 154,939.93 14
2003/04 Sunshine Tour 65 55,500.00 6
2002/03 Sunshine Tour 9 427,468.66 5
2001/02 Sunshine Tour 29 208,557.08 5
2000/01 Vodacom Tour 30 150,989.34 8
1999/2000 Vodacom Tour 12 200,934.37 6

Biography

He comes from a sporting family. His father Victor was an athlete and played rugby, mother Esme was active in athletics and netball, sister Michelle has represented South Africa as a sprinter, while brother Jacques represented his province at golf but is now a practising dentist in London. He was an active cricket all-rounder and rugby fly half as a teenager and while at Stellenbosch University but finally chose golf.Had huge success on amateur level before turning professional.Studied at the University of Stellenbosch, working as a waiter to earn extra money. Qualified for the 1999 Open Championship at Carnoustie to compete as a professional. Missed the second round cut by one shot.Won the first stage of the 1999 European Tour School, but failed to earn a card in the final stage. Four top ten finishes in 2001 including the dunhill link championship where he picked up his biggest cheque on the European Tour.

Career Highlights

Date Name Pos Score VSPAR Round Scores Winnings
25/11/99 Zimbabwe Open 1 271 -17 72 66 65 68 75,477.71
27/10/00 Western Cape Classic 1 207 -9 70 65 72 31,400.00
19/04/06 Vodacom Origins - Arabella 1 208 -8 71 70 67 56,520.00
27/04/06 SAA Pro-Am Inv, Cape Town 1 200 -16 68 64 68 54,950.00
01/02/07 Nashua Masters 1 269 -11 64 67 68 70 190,200.00
01/02/07 Nashua Masters 1 269 -11 64 67 68 70 190,200.00
07/05/08 Samsung Royal Swazi Sun Open 1 56(pts) 16 26 13 1 110,950.00
28/05/08 Vodacom Origins - Selborne 1 203 -13 69 66 68 69,740.00
14/04/10 Vodacom Business-Gardener Ross 1 201 -15 69 70 62 80,835.00
15/09/10 Vodacom Business -Stellenbosch 1 199 -17 66 67 66 80,835.00
28/10/10 Platinum Classic 1 196 -20 66 64 66 95,100.00
26/05/11 Vodacom Origins - Pretoria CC 1 205 -11 72 66 67 85,590.00
27/07/11 Vodacom Origins - Simola 1 201 -15 68 69 64 85,590.00
21/09/11 Vodacom Origins Final 1 208 -8 70 72 66 95,100.00
21/08/13 Vodacom Origins - Langebaan 1 202 -14 72 63 67 95,100.00
23/07/14 Vodacom Origins - Arabella 1 137 -7 68 69 95,100.00
20/08/15 Vodacom Origins - San Lameer 1 210 -6 67 69 74 103,025.00
10/09/15 Vodacom Origins- Vaal de Grace 1 195 -21 65 66 64 103,025.00
* Not an OoM event. "pts" denotes a points-based event.

Performance Statistics

Description Result
Career Prize Money 10,978,777.90
Best Single Prize Money 305,402.04
Tournament Wins 17
Playoff Wins 2
Tournament Top Ten Finishes 93
Most Consecutive Cuts Made 23
Low Round Score 62
Stroke Average 70.77
Average against Par -1.07
Total Number of Eagles 174
Total Number of Birdies 4,338
Average Birdies per Round 3.92
Total Holes in One 1

Achievements

Amateur Highlights
1995 - 1999 Amateur National Team
1998 SA Amateur Championship
1999 Winner Freddie Taite Cup - leading amateur SA Open
1999 SA Amateur Championship
Southern Africa PGA Tour Victories
1999 Zimbabwe Open
2000 Western Cape Classic
2006 Vodacom Origins of Golf Tour at Arabella
2006 SAA Pro-Am Invitational, Cape Town
2007 Nashua Masters
2008 Samsung Royal Swazi Sun Open
2008 Vodacom Origins of Golf Tour @ Selborne
2010 Vodacom Business Origins of Golf @ Gardener Ross
2010 Vodacom Business Origins of Golf @ Stellenbosch
2010 Platinum Classic
2011 Vodacom Origins of Golf - Pretoria CC
2011 Vodacom Origins of Golf - Simola
2011 Vodacom Origins of Golf Final
2013 Vodacom Origins of Golf Tour - Langebaan
2014 Vodacom Origins presented by Samsung (Arabella)
2015 Vodacom Origins presented by Samsung (San Lameer)
2015 Vodacom Origins presented by Samsung (Vaal de Grace)
SA PGA Tour Victories (Non OoM Events)
1999 Winner of Bobby Locke Trophy for Rookie of the Year
International Victories
2000 Volvo Finnish Open (Challenge Tour)
Other Victories or Awards
Team Events
1998 Eisenhower Trophy