Brier carded a three under par round of 69, and ties with Gögele at the head of the 20-strong field of players at WINSTONlinks course. Gögele, who won the 2020 German PGA Teachers Championship at WINSTONgolf, also posted a round of 69 and was full of praise for the WINSTONlinks course as he stated it was “definitely among the top three courses in Germany!”
In a tropical 28 degrees and completely windless conditions unusual for WINSTONgolf. The links presents itself in tip-top condition with fast greens and flawless fairways, although with devastating roughs.
2014 WINSTONgolf Senior Open Invitational winner Paul Wesselingh and Englishman Paul Streeter sit one shot back of the leaders on two under par, while 2020 winner Dennis Clark posted a round of 73.
The final round begins at 10:30am local time, with each professional playing in a team with two amateurs. The total prize fund for the event is €100,000, however it will not count towards Legends Tour Order of Merit points.