Who's who in golf - Jean Francois Remesy

Go back to Who's Who search

Name: - Jean Francois Remésy
Country: - France
Born : - June 5, 1964 in Nimes, Languedoc-Roussillon.
Original Home/Club: - St Philippe G&CC
Occupation: - Professional golfer
Turned Pro: - 1987

Roll of Honour

French Amateur champion (1985). European Tour wins (3).

Did you know?

After 11 unsuccessful attempts at joining the European Tour through qualifying school, Remésy nearly quit tournament golf. A few visits to a sports psychologist reversed his thinking, and at the 12th attempt he finally qualified for the Tour.

In 2004 Remésy became the first Frenchman in 35 years to win the prestigious French Open Championship. He successfully defended the title in 2005. As Remesy said at the time, "apart from a major championship, there is no bigger tournament for a Frenchman to win than this one."


Find a course

Tip: to find a course quickly, type the first few characters of the course name
Golf course location on a golf map
Search this site


Not signed up yet?

Register now

Share us on

   Follow us on FB     follow us on Twitter

Where2Golf spotlights

The Tradition the first senior major championship of 2019 sees Miguel Ángel Jiménez defend at Greystone G&CC in Alabama (May 9-12).
British MastersTommy Fleetwood hosts this popular European Tour event at Hillside GC, close to his home town of Southport (May 9-12).

Who's Who: 
Tiger Woods: “One of the greatest comeback stories in sport, ever, allows Tiger Woods to record his fifteenth major championship win.
Jin Young Kothe rising star in women’s world golf lands her first major championship title at the ANA Inspiration.

Latest golf course reviews
Koksijde Golf ter Hille Golf Club: on what was previously open farmland, an enjoyable and challenging links-style layout has been crafted. Perhaps the inspiration for Koksijde's new course came from a renowned Harry Colt layout that existed in the 1920s just a couple of kilometres to the west. Read more...
The Duke Golf Club: represents the latest in a trio of private courses to arrive on the Dutch golfing scene. All prefixed by the definite article, The Dutch (2010, designer Colin Montgomerie) and The International (2012, Ian Woosnam) have now been joined by The Duke, which firmly targets a business clientele and the corporate golf market. Read more...
Drentse Golfclub De Gelpenberg: as the oldest golf course in the Dutch province of Drenthe, De Gelpenberg offers a partly-wooded and partly-open heathland layout, guaranteed to test all facets of your game. It is arguably the best of the country's more northerly layouts, together with Lauswolt (50 km away to the north-west).
Golfbaan Stippelberg: located 25 kilometres north-east of Eindhoven, this relatively new addition to championship golf in the Netherlands has fast become one of the country's "must play" courses.
Most popular golf course videos