De los Santos Manuel

Sport
  Golf 
Handicap
  Left leg amputee after a
  motorcycle accident
Date of birth
  03/05/1984
Nationality
  Dominican
City
  Paris, France
Record
Manuel is the first golf player in history to play on such a level while balancing on only his right leg.
In Handigolf
2014 Winner of the International Czech Republic Open
2012 Winner of the Dutch and German Internationals
2011 Winner of the Norwegian and German Opens
Winner in the rankings of the European Order of Merit
2008 Winner of the Swedish Invitational Challenge (competition reserved for the world’s best golfers with disabilities – Unofficial world championship).
2007 Winner of the Spanish and Italian Opens.
2006 European Vice-Champion, Victory in the German Internationals and in the Spanish Open.
In competition with able-bodied golfers
Since 2007, Manuel has taken part in many National Grand Prix for amateurs with very high level able-bodied players. Since 2008, Manuel has been invited to compete against professional players on the Allianz Golf Tour. He is also regularly invited to take part in the European Tour Pro-Am Internationals, Senior Tour, Champions Tour and the US PGA, including: - the prestigious Alfred Dunhill Links Championship tournament in 2009, 2010 and 2011 – making the cut in 2011 – and the JP McManus Invitational in 2010.
2012 Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial GC, Fort Worth, Texas
2011 Handa Senior World Championship in China
Iberdrola Open in Majorca
Castello Masters in Castellon
Andalucia Open in Valderrama, Spain
2010 Hassan II Trophy in Morocco
Al Naboodah Invitational in Dubai
Vivendi Cup in Paris
Handa Senior Masters in Japan
Cap Cana Championship, Punta Espada GC, Dominican Republic