Joël Stalter took home his first European Tour title on Sunday at the picturesque Golf Club Adamstal. Here is what the Frenchman had in the bag.
WINNING SCORE: 14 under, 266.
DRIVER: TaylorMade SIM with 9˚ loft.
3-WOOD: TaylorMade SIM Max with 18˚ loft.
IRONS: TaylorMade P790 (3-iron) and TaylorMade P760 (4-iron to 9 iron).
WEDGES: TaylorMade MG2 (45°) and TaylorMade MG Hi-Toe 50°, 54° & 60°).
PUTTER: TaylorMade Spider X.
BALL: TaylorMade TP5x.
- Stalter earnt his first European Tour victory at Golf Club Adamstal, where he also won the Austrian Amateur in 2011, earning TaylorMade two wins on the two biggest stages this week alongside Jon Rahm’s win in America. The 28-year-old Frenchman interestingly using a fairway wood carrying the loft of a 5-wood as the first club immediately after his driver.
- The former University of California Berkley player uses four wedges in his set, with the club replacing his pitching wedge carrying just 45˚ of loft, compared to what was once the standard pitching wedge loft of 50˚ that is said to still be the loft of Tiger Woods’ pitching wedge.
- Stalter uses the firmer TP5x from TaylorMade’s five-piece range of premium golf balls. The TP5 family of balls claiming four of eight events across the PGA and European Tours since their respective returns from coronavirus-enforced breaks.
QUOTE: “My girlfriend kept me in the right mentality, I just kept hitting really good shots. Then on 13, I saw I was leading and was quite surprised.” – Joël Stalter to europeantour.com