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Professional golfer

Helen Alfredsson, Swedish professional golfer. Named Rookie of Year, Ladies European Tour, 1989, Ladies Professional Golf Association, 1992.

Background

Alfredsson, Helen was born on April 9, 1965 in Goteborg, Sweden.

Education

Bachelor in International Business, United States International University, San Diego, 1988.

Career

Winner Swedish National Championship, 1981—1984, 1986, 1988, Belgium Junior International Championship, 1984. Golfer Ladies European Tour, since 1989, Ladies Professional Golf Association, since 1991. Member European team Solheim Cup, 1990, 92, 94, 96, 98, 2000, 02.

Achievements

  • Achievements include winning Ladies European Tour events: Hennessey Ladies Cup, 1991, 1992. Trophee Coconut Skol, 1991. Benson and Hedges Trophy, 1991.

    International Business Machines Corporation Ladies Open, 1992. Evian Masters, 1994, 1998, 2008. Hennessey Cup, 1996; McDonald's WPGA Championship, 1997.

    WPGA Championship of Europe, 2001. Winning Ladies Professional Golf Association Tour events: Nabisco Dinah Shore, 1993. PING/Welch's Championship, 1994.

    The Office Depot, Welch's/Circle K Championship, 1998. Longs Drugs Challenge, 2003, Evian Masters, Grand China Air Ladies Professional Golf Association, 2008. Winning Major Championships: Kraft Nabisco Championship, 1993.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    All sports, staying fit.

Connections

Married Kent Nilson; 1 stepchild.

spouse:
Kent Nilson