Friends Provident Sponsorship

Friends Provident International (FPI) is delighted to announce sponsorship of Isle of Man professional golfer, Tom Gandy. FPI will become the Rowany Golf Club based player’s first new major sponsor of the season, as he takes his quest to break into the very top echelons of the game to a wider international audience in 2020. Steve Weston, FPI’s Interim CEO … Read More

Magnificent 7 for Island Golf Star

They say that “..form is temporary, but class is permanent..’. Over the past few months, Isle of Man pro, Tom Gandy, has shown plenty of both as he continues what looks to be a relentless march towards realising his dream of competing at the very pinnacle of his sport on golf’s European Tour. His latest success, a third place finish … Read More

Bespoke Auto Group Isle of Man Partners with Tom Gandy

On behalf of Isle of Man professional golfer, Tom Gandy, Vannin Sports Management is delighted to announce Tom’s partnership with another popular Isle of Man company, the Bespoke Group IOM. The Group have kindly agreed to support Tom with his transport requirements for both the remainder of the 2019 season, and throughout 2020, by providing him with a branded vehicle … Read More

Three in a Row for Tom Gandy

Isle of Man pro, Tom Gandy, made it three Top 10 finishes in a row as he signed off the regular PGA EuroPro season with a fine Tied 7th finish in the Newmachar Golf Club Challenge at Newmachar Golf Club in Aberdeen. After opening with two rounds of 3 under par 69, Tom continued his excellent recent record of climbing … Read More

Another Top 10 Finish for Tom Gandy

PGA EuroPro Tour: PDC – Studley Wood Oxfordshire Manx golf star, Tom Gandy, continued his excellent recent form this week with his second successive Top 10 finish on the PGA EuroPro Tour in the Professional Darts Championship sponsored event held at the Studley Wood Golf Club in Oxfordshire. Despite some blowy conditions over the 3 days, Tom kept up the … Read More

Island Golf Star Shines in Ireland

PGA EuroPro Tour: Irish Masters – County Wicklow Isle of Man pro golfer Tom Gandy took a giant step towards ensuring that he qualifies for the PGA EuroPro Tour Championship for the second consecutive year with a hugely impressive performance at the Irish Masters event at the Tulfarris Hotel and Golf resort in County Wicklow last week. An 8 under … Read More

Isle of Man’s Tom Gandy in the Hunt Once Again

PGA EuroPro Tour: Nokia Masters – Mannings Heath As the PGA EuroPro Tour approaches the ‘business end’ of the season, things are starting to come together for the Island’s Tournament Pro Golfer, Tom Gandy, as he appears to be running into a rich vein of form at exactly the right time. It has been a rather roller-coaster ride since his … Read More

First Professional Trophy

Manx Star Golfer Claims First Professional Trophy Whether you are talking about Horse Racing, Athletics, or Golf, they say the hardest way to win in sport is often from the front. If this old adage is true, then Isle of Man golfing star, Tom Gandy, certainly chose the hard way to gain his maiden victory as a professional this week … Read More


An Isle of Man based golfer is continuing to take encouraging steps on the professional ladder. Rowany player Tom Gandy, who is supported by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company, has earned a Category 3 card to secure full playing rights on the Euro Pro Tour next season. The 26-year-old should also be on the first tee at the … Read More

The Curse of the Albatross

The Albatross is not famous for being a symbol of good luck. However, in golf it is a very rare bird indeed, equating to a score of 3 under par on a single hole. That means a hole in one on a par 4, or – more often – a two on a par 5. For the statisticians out there, … Read More