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About Athlete

My name is Lara and I was born and raised in Abu Dhabi , UAE. I have been playing golf since I was 4 years old and have ambitions to turn pro. My objective for my college golf experience is to play on a supportive and competitive team.

GPA

Converted GPA : 3.67

GCSE/IGCSE results (1-9 scale)

English literature : 9 (A**)
History : 9 (A**)
Spanish : 9 (A**)
English language : 8 (A*)
Business : 8 (A*)
Maths : 7 (A)
Arabic : 7 (A)
Physics : 6 (B)
Chemistry : 5 (C)
Biology : 5 (C)

current (2023) predicted A Level grades

- English literature (A)
- Media studies (A*)
- Math (C)

SAT Total Score
1150
Teams

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Championships

25-27th July 2023 - English Girls AM championship - 17th ( +5, 70/78/74/71)

28-30th Mar 2023 - Faldo series Middle East championship u21 girls 3rd (+1, 70/70/71)

19th Mar 2023 - Jumeirah golf estates Ladies open 2nd (-1, 71)

12th Mar 2023 - Emirates golf club Ladies open 1st (+2, 74)

5th Mar 2023 - The Els club Ladies open 1st (+3, 75)

25-26th Feb 2023 - Abu Dhabi Golf Club club championship 1st (+3, 74/73)

18-19th Feb 2023 - UAE presidents cup 2nd (+2, 70/76)

22nd Jan 2023 - AEGSC Ladies open 1st (-1, 69)

8th Jan 2023 - SGSC Ladies open 5th (+5, 77)

11th Dec 2022 - Trump international golf club Ladies open 5th (+8, 79)

13th Nov 2022 - Montgomerie Golf club ladies open 2nd (E, 72)

7-8th Nov 2022 - BSME (British schools middle east) schools championship Girls champion , 2nd overall combined (-1, 68/75)

1-3rd Nov 2022 - Faldo series European Grand Final U16 girls 1st (-4, 68/68/70)

23rd Oct 2022 - Abu Dhabi Golf Club Ladies open 1st (-2, 70)

16th Oct 2022 - Emirates golf club Junior open 4th (+1, 73)

26th Aug 2022 - England Telegraph junior qualifier Foxhills T1st (+2, 74)

22-24th Aug 2022 - Faldo series England south II championship u16 girls 1st (+19, 77/81/80)

29-31st Mar 2022 - Faldo series Middle East championship u16 girls 1st (-1, 69/70/70)

13th Mar 2022 - Emirates golf club Ladies open  (+11, 83)

6th Mar 2022 - The Els club Ladies open 1st (-2, 70)

26-27th Feb 2022 - Abu Dhabi Golf Club club championship 1st (+10, 77/77)

19th Feb 2022 - DCYGC Ladies open 6th (+8, 79)

13th Feb 2022 - Jumeirah golf estates Ladies open 2nd (+2, 74)

22nd Jan 2022 - AEGSC Ladies open 1st (-3 67)

9th Jan 2022 - SGSC Ladies open 1st (+1, 73)

16-18th Dec 2021 - UAE World Junior AM championship 2nd (+14 , 79/74/77)

2nd Dec 2021 - SGSC Junior open 6th (+8, 80)

6th Nov 2021 - Trump international golf club Ladies open 2nd (-2, 69)

18-20th Nov 2021 - Abu Dhabi Golf Club AM open (ladies div) 1st  (E, 71/73/72 )

20th Oct 2021 - Emirates golf club Junior open 1st (+2, 74)

Press/Media

http://gulfnews.com/sport/golf-in-uae/local/lara-el-chaib-clinches-emirates-ladies-amateur-open-1.1679136783510

http://gulfnews.com/sport/golf-in-uae/local/lara-el-chaib-wins-the-els-club-ladies-open-1.1678089006392

http://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/golf/lara-el-chaib-wins-the-els-club-ladies-open/ar-AA18gpWS

http://gulfnews.com/sport/golf-in-uae/local/lara-el-chaib-takes-els-club-ladies-open-title-1.86253357

http://gulfnews.com/sport/golf-in-uae/local/lara-el-chaib-wins-abu-dhabi-ladies-open-at-home-course-abu-dhabi-golf-club-1.1666698431695

http://m.facebook.com/SGSCGolf/posts/5279935838705478/

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Additional Videos
https://youtu.be/IMZVE8DnJRw

Additional sporting info

average score 2022/23 season : 72

average yardages of clubs :

60 degree - carry : 76.6 total : 78.7
56 degree - carry : 88.6 total : 92.6
PW - carry : 120.8 total : 124.4
9 iron - carry : 131.2 total : 139.8
8 iron - carry : 140 total : 149.4
7 iron - carry : 150.8 total : 162.6
6 iron - carry : 157.6 total : 171.2
5 iron - carry : 166.2 total : 178.8
7 wood - carry : 183.4 total : 197
3 wood - carry : 191.8 total : 220.8
driver - carry : 229 total : 249.2

Personal Best

WAGR : 2702

EGF OOM 2022/23 Ladies 3rd place

What makes you different?

What makes me different is my strong work ethic, determination and perseverance. I am an individual who believes in giving my best effort in every task that I undertake. I am willing to put in the extra effort required to achieve success. Even with challenges I don't give up easily, instead I try to find alternative solutions and strategies to overcome obstacles and accomplish my goals. I am committed to continuous learning and improvement, and I am always striving to enhance my skills and knowledge. I believe that these personalities make me a valuable asset in any professional or personal setting as I am always willing to go the extra mile to achieve success.

Why do you want to compete in college?

I am eager to compete in college golf because of my passion for the sport and I believe that playing at a collegiate level all provide me with an excellent opportunity to challenge myself, test my skills and abilities and continue to grow as a golfer. Being part of a competitive golf team will allow me to not only push myself but also collaborate and learn from my teammates. I am also excited about the prospect of playing against. diverse range of opponents from various colleges and universities. This will expose me to different courses, conditions and challenges. Competing in college golf will also offer me the change to develop my leadership qualities, sportsmanship and teamwork abilities, all of which are crucial on and off the golf course . I am eager to contribute my strengths and talents to the teams overall success while also learning from my teammates. I strongly believe that competing in college golf will be a challenging, rewarding and life-changing experience.

College Goals?

My goals are to improve and grow as a golfer, build a strong network between my teammates and coaches who can provide support and guidance, learn to stay focused and composed under pressure, both on and off the course along with developing a strong work ethic, cultivate a growth mindset, and be open to learning from both successes and failure, maintain a positive attitude and outlook, and learn to persevere through challenges and setbacks and to also develop a strong sense of sportsmanship and respect for fellow competitors, both in victory and defeat.

Education

F

FS1 - Y13

2009-2024
The British school Al Khubairat

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