Lloyd Saltman of Scotland shot an 8-under 64 to match his best round Thursday, taking a two-shot lead after the first day of the Madeira Islands Open.
Saltman was the first golfer off the morning tee and birdied four of his first five holes. cheap golf clubs He finished with nine birdies and one bogey on a windy day at the Clube de Golf do Santo da Serra course.
"I'm very pleased with my round," Saltman said. TaylorMade R1 Black Driver "It wasn't easy out there today, with the wind swirling and getting very strong at certain points.
"I have put myself in a great position and I'm here to win. Mizuno JPX825 Irons I've been working very hard trying to get my game as good as I can, and it's nice to see the work paying off."
England's Richard Bland is two shots behind. Ping G25 Hybrid Chile's Mark Tullo, Scotland's Craig Lee and Sweden's Joakim Lagergren are three back.