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Adam Hunter

Adam Hunter

(1963 – 2011)

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Adam Hunter

Adam Hunter
(1963 – 2011)

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Adam Hunter

(1963 – 2011)
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About Adam
This is an online obituary dedicated to Adam Hunter who was a Scottish professional golfer.
Adam Hunter was born in Glasgow. After completing two-and-a-half years of a golf scholarship at Virginia Tech in the United States, he turned professional in 1984. He joined the European Tour the following year after coming through final qualifying school. He failed to hold on to his tour card in his rookie season, but was back on tour after another successful visit to qualifying school.
Having lost his playing privileges again at the end of the 1986 season, when he made just one cut, Adam Hunter did not return to the European Tour until 1990. He maintained consistent form though the 1990s earning sufficient money
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each season to retain his tour card until the end of 1998. His only win on the tour came at the 1995 Portuguese Open, and that season he finished a career high 63rd on the European Tour Order of Merit. He also won the 1987 Northern Open, a non-tour event.
Adam Hunter became a successful golf coach. He worked many top professionals, including 1999 Open Champion Paul Lawrie from 1998 to 2004, and LPGA player Catriona Matthew. He also provided coaching to Scottish golfers Stephen Gallacher, Alastair Forsyth and Gary Orr.
Adam Hunter died on the 14th October 2011. This is an online tribute in honour of his life and career. May he rest in peace.
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Adam Hunter

This is an online obituary dedicated to Adam Hunter who was a Scottish professional golfer.
Adam Hunter was born in Glasgow. After completing two-and-a-half years of a golf scholarship at Virginia Tech in the United States, he turned professional in 1984. He joined the European Tour the following year after coming through final qualifying school. He failed to hold on to his tour card in his rookie season, but was back on tour after another successful visit to qualifying school.
Having lost his playing privileges again at the end of the 1986 season, when he made just one cut, Adam Hunter did not return to the European Tour until 1990. He maintained consistent form though the 1990s earning sufficient money...

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