Marion Benzekri of France is in her rookie year and competing on the LET Access Series with the goal of gaining her first professional win. We get to know Marion with a few quick questions...
Who is your favourite golfer?
Alexander Lévy. He is a friend of mine.
What’s your favourite club in your bag?
My three wood. I feel good with this one, it is like a friend.
What’s been your biggest golfing achievement of your career?
When I won a tournament of the French championship in 2014. That’s why I am here now, I want to win again.
What’s your favourite golf course?
PGA Catalunya in Spain.
What is the one thing you could not live without?
What is your favourite food?
Who do you most look up to?
My coach, Fabrice Tarnaud.
How would you spend your perfect day?
Playing golf and spending the rest of the day with my family on the boat.
Your favourite city?
Describe yourself in one word?
What do you like doing besides playing golf?
I like being with my friends and doing any sports, e.g. squash, badminton, basketball, swimming.
If you could travel anywhere where would you go?
What is your most memorable sporting moment?
Watching the Ryder Cup.
What’s your best golfing tip for a beginner?
It is an addiction, just try it.
Do you have any superstitions before a round?
I think about my best friend.
What’s in your golf bag besides golf balls and clubs?
There are lots of things in it: food, water, my phone, head phones, sun screen and glasses.
What are your goals for 2018?
Winning my first professional tournament on LET Access Series.