Jason Heathfield and Abby Buddle (Wales, B3)
Jason Heathfield comes from Wales, and was born in the 1970s. His aid is “my gorgeous partner Abby (Abygaile).”
Jason is the current British Blind Golf Open Champion (2018). , which he won in Cardronagh, Scotland. He qualified to play in the World Championships in Rome in 2018 and in his own words “did OK”. In 2019, Jason is delighted to have qualified for selection for the Vision Cup, and is looking forward to being selected to play in the next World Blind Golf Championships in South Africa, in 2020.
Something interesting about Jason, he tells us is that he is “Ex Royal Air Force most of my life until injured in 2011. I became seriously ill in early 2012 which took me two years to come through. I started playing golf seriously in 2014 via friends and military charities and found I wasn’t too bad at it. My eyesight has degraded and I am classed as severely sight impaired since late 2016”.