Boonchu Ruangkit (born 12 May 1956) is a Thai professional golfer who plays on the Champions Tour. As a young man, Boonchu tried for a career in kick boxing, but he gave it up after being knocked out cold in his third bout. He made his mark in golf when he won the 1985 Australian Amateur and he turned professional the following year. He has won five titles on the Asian Tour since its first modern season in 1995, and has several other victories to his name. He was the runner-up on the Asian Tour Order of Merit in 1995 and also made the top ten in 1998 and 2004. In the latter year he won the Thailand Open for the second time in his career at the age of 47.

Property Value
dbo:Person/height
  • 175.0
dbo:Person/weight
  • 85.0
dbo:abstract
  • Boonchu Ruangkit (born 12 May 1956) is a Thai professional golfer who plays on the Champions Tour. As a young man, Boonchu tried for a career in kick boxing, but he gave it up after being knocked out cold in his third bout. He made his mark in golf when he won the 1985 Australian Amateur and he turned professional the following year. He has won five titles on the Asian Tour since its first modern season in 1995, and has several other victories to his name. He was the runner-up on the Asian Tour Order of Merit in 1995 and also made the top ten in 1998 and 2004. In the latter year he won the Thailand Open for the second time in his career at the age of 47. In 2006, Boonchu turned 50 and became eligible to play in senior tournaments. He finished first in the 2006 Champions Tour Qualifying School and joined the Champions Tour in 2007. In 2010, he joined the European Seniors Tour and won four events (including three straight) and the Order of Merit. (en)
  • Boonchu Ruangkit (12 mei 1958) is een professioneel golfer uit Thailand. (nl)
dbo:award
dbo:birthDate
  • 1956-5-12
dbo:height
  • 1.750000 (xsd:double)
dbo:nationality
dbo:thumbnail
dbo:weight
  • 85000.000000 (xsd:double)
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 4848628 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 731321325 (xsd:integer)
dbp:asiawins
  • 5 (xsd:integer)
dbp:birthDate
  • 1956-05-12 (xsd:date)
dbp:birthPlace
dbp:extour
dbp:otherwins
  • 6 (xsd:integer)
dbp:prowins
  • 16 (xsd:integer)
dbp:residence
  • Bangkok, Thailand
dbp:seneurowins
  • 5 (xsd:integer)
dbp:tour
dbp:year
  • 2010 (xsd:integer)
dbp:yearpro
  • 1986 (xsd:integer)
dct:description
  • Professional golfer (en)
dct:subject
http://purl.org/linguistics/gold/hypernym
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • Boonchu Ruangkit (12 mei 1958) is een professioneel golfer uit Thailand. (nl)
  • Boonchu Ruangkit (born 12 May 1956) is a Thai professional golfer who plays on the Champions Tour. As a young man, Boonchu tried for a career in kick boxing, but he gave it up after being knocked out cold in his third bout. He made his mark in golf when he won the 1985 Australian Amateur and he turned professional the following year. He has won five titles on the Asian Tour since its first modern season in 1995, and has several other victories to his name. He was the runner-up on the Asian Tour Order of Merit in 1995 and also made the top ten in 1998 and 2004. In the latter year he won the Thailand Open for the second time in his career at the age of 47. (en)
rdfs:label
  • Boonchu Ruangkit (en)
  • Boonchu Ruangkit (nl)
owl:sameAs
prov:wasDerivedFrom
foaf:depiction
foaf:gender
  • male (en)
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Boonchu Ruangkit (en)
is foaf:primaryTopic of