PORTRAIT – Firmly established in the world top 30, the French n ° 1 is playing his second Masters, in Augusta.
In September 2019, Victor Perez’s victory in Scotland at the Alfred Dunhill Links, his first major title, was followed with fervor by a large majority of the members of the Laloubère racecourse golf course, at the gates of Tarbes. A television, installed for the occasion on the practice, had allowed members to follow live the last victorious lap of the child of the country. More than a year and a half later, it is no longer time to gather due to the interminable health crisis which plagues the whole world, but the performances of the local star remain more than ever followed and scrutinized. .
Victor Perez’s golf history was written at the foot of the Pyrenees, where from the age of 7, on this technical 9-hole course, he played his first competitions. Bathed in rugby culture – his grandfather was a rugby player, his father Michel, an EPS teacher, was a player in the 1980s, then coach of Stadoceste Tarbais at the end of the 1990s -, he nevertheless turned enough quick
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