Pont Royal, historical host of European competitions

The only course signed by Severiano Ballesteros in France, Pont Royal International Golf Course is considered one of the most beautiful golf courses in Europe. Regularly cited in professional or amateur rankings, Pont Royal enjoys a radiation beyond national borders.

Its design, slope of 149 and the back drop offered by the Luberon and the Alpilles make this course a field of choice for international competitions.

Pont Royal hosted the Challenge AGF (European Challenge Tour) in 1994, the Masters 13 from 2003 to 2014 (European Alps Tour) and the Hopps Open de Provence from 2018 to 2023 (European Challenge Tour).

The Hopps Open of Provence

The European Challenge Tour has been in Golf International de Pont Royal for 5 years. The Hopps Open of Provence has taken place from 2018 to 2023  at Pont Royal, Mallemort de Provence, in the south of France.


2023 – Lucas Vacarisas

2022 – Joel Sjoholm

2021 –  Alfie Plant

2019 – Lars Van Meijel

2018 – Romain Langasque

Famous players of the Hopps Open de Provence

Victor Perez

3 wins on the DP Wolrd Tour

Antoine Rozner

3 wins on the DP Wolrd Tour

Romain Langasque

1 win on the DP Wolrd Tour
Hopps Open de Provence Winner 2018

Gregory Havret

3 wins on the DP Wolrd Tour

The Masters 13

The Masters 13 Professional Golf Tournament was held from 2003 to 2014 at Pont Royal International Golf Course.  

This tournament, registered on the calendar of the French circuit AGF-Allianz golf Tour (since 2007) and the European circuit Alps Tour was organized, in partnership with the General Council of Bouches du Rhône, by the company France Pro Golf Tour.

In 2013, to celebrate its tenth anniversary, the tournament reached a new milestone by becoming the Grand Final of the National Professional Circuit Allianz Golf Tour and the Alps Tour satellite circuit.


2014 – Eduardo Larranaga 
2013 – Edouard Espana
2012 – Adrien Bernadet
2011 – Guillaume Cambis
2010 – Matteo Delpodio
2009 – Ghislain Rosier
2008 – Dominique Nouailhac
2007 – Michaël Lorenzo-Vera
2006 – Jean-François Remesy
2005 – José-Filipe Lima 
2004 – José-Filipe Lima
2003 – Jean-François Remesy

Famous players of the Master 13

Alexander Levy

5 wins on the DP Wolrd Tour

Victor Dubuisson

2 wins on the DP Wolrd Tour

Ryder Cup Winner 2014

Nicolas Colsaerts

3 wins on the DP Wolrd Tour
Ryder Cup Winner 2012

Jean-François Remesy

3 wins on the DP Wolrd Tour