Date of Birth: December 04, 1971
Turned Professional: 1990
Professional wins: 25, including 16 on the Spanish domestic circuit and one each on the Alps Tour and the MENA Golf Tour. Also won the Spanish National Championship on two occasions
Achievements and awards:
Won the Spanish Order of Merit title in 2007
One of the most prolific winners on the Spanish Tour, Carlos Balmaseda joined the ‘golf in DUBAi’ family in August 2015 as a brand ambassador of the MENA Golf Tour in acknowledgment of his energetic services to promoting the game in the region and beyond.
A flamboyant character who stands out with his bright outfits, Balmaseda forms an integral part of the Spanish armada that has lit up the MENA Golf Tour, bringing its own power, flair and exuberance to the game.
Balmaseda enjoys a terrific record in Spain with 16 wins, including two Spanish National Championship titles. He won the Spanish Order of Merit title in 2007 in one of the major highlights of his career.
The popular Spaniard has strung together an impressive streak on the MENA Golf Tour with a string of top-10 finishes, including a first at the Golf Citizen Classic at the Els Club Dubai in 2016.