Mita Mahesh Gowande

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Template:Infobox golfer Mita Mahesh Gowande (born 27 August 1969) is an Indian professional golfer and a former gymnast.[1][2] She is the only player from Maharashtra who plays professional women’s tour in India.


Mita started her career as a gymnastics player. Before turning to Golf, she participated in national gymnastics (1976-1984) and Kabaddi (1988-1991) for Maharashtra.[3] Mita started her competitive Golf career in 2006.[3] She was selected by IGUS as Best Improved Golfer for the year 2007-08. In 2010, Mita became a professional golfer.[2] She has won many tournaments at club and national levels including been Kazi Cup at Royal Willingdon Sports Club, International McDowell Signature team event Thailand (Pattaya). Mita is a certified Golf Coach and coaches at Bombay Presidency Golf Club.[4][5] Mita is also a certified Referee and referees all India Armature golf tournaments.[6]

Amateur wins

  • Birla Sun Life Invitation Golf Tournament, 2006[7][8]
  • West Bengal Ladies Amateur Golf tournament - Silver division, 2008[9]
  • Mawana Sugars Ladies all-India Golf tournament - Silver division, 2008[10]
  • All India Ladies Amateur Golf tournament Gold Division - bogey competition, 2009[11]

See also


  1. Narula, Sunil (23 April 2011). "Sultanas of SWING". The Tribune. Retrieved 3 February 2015. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Hero Honda bonanza for Women's Professional Golf". 1 August 2010. Retrieved 7 February 2015. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Mita Gowande : Professional Golfer & Executive Director". My Golf Tours. Retrieved 7 February 2015. 
  4. "Amenities / Training". The Bombay Presidency Golf Club. Retrieved 7 February 2015. 
  5. "India's only second golf course that offers you to tee for a fee". Times of India (Navi Mumbai). 21 September 2013. Retrieved 7 February 2015. 
  6. "Qualified referees after 2013". Indian Golf Union. Retrieved 7 February 2015. 
  7. "Birla Sun Life Connect December 2006". Birla Sun Life. December 2006. Retrieved 7 February 2015. 
  8. "History Of Birla Sun Life Insurance Commerce Essay". UK Essays. Retrieved 7 February 2015. 
  9. "Golf tourney". The Telegraph. 11 December 2008. Retrieved 7 February 2015. 
  10. "Mehar, Sharmila in final". The Hindu (Bangalore). 3 February 2008. Retrieved 7 February 2015. 
  11. "iLaverry Kumar makes it to the semi-finals of Gold Division". Zee News. Zee News. 30 January 2009. Retrieved 7 February 2015.