14 Jun 2011

Rotorua golfer leads

12:24 pm on 14 June 2011

The young Rotorua golfer Landyn Edwards has a one-stroke lead after the opening round of the British Amateur Championship in North West England.

Edwards is a shot ahead of defending champion Adrian Otaegui of Spain, who played on a different course.

There are two rounds of strokeplay qualifying before the matchplay knockout.

Ben Campbell is tied for 14th at one over par.