January 2016

UAE Ladies & Junior National Teams Set For GCC Golf Championship

January 31st, 2016

(Dubai, UAE) – On February 2 – 4, 2016 the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ladies and Junior (15 & Under) National Teams will travel to Bahrain to compete in the 2016 Ladies and Junior GCC Golf Championship. This three-day event will take place at the Royal Golf Club Bahrain. Set in Riffa, Bahrain this 18-hole […]

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Yas Links Etihad Open

January 19th, 2016

(Abu Dhabi, UAE) – On Friday, January 15th members and guests were welcomed early morning at Yas Links to compete in the very popular Etihad Open Stableford. 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners receive air miles in denominations of 25,000, 15,000 and 10,000 respective of their standing in both division categories based on their handicap. After the […]

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EGF National Squad Trains With The Best at ETPI

January 18th, 2016

(Dubai, UAE) – The Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) National Squad was hard at work this past weekend (January 15-16, 2016) with the world renowned Jean Jacques Rivet at the European Tour Performance Institute (ETPI) at Jumeirah Golf Estates. Jean Jacques who is based at Terre Blanche near Nice in the South of France is a […]

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Mashreq Medal Championship – Grand Final Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club

January 18th, 2016

(Dubai, UAE) – After successful seasons by many players and a number of standout performances, it was time for the top 36 players on the Order of Merit (OOM), at both Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club and Emirates Golf Club, to meet once again for the Grand Final of the Mashreq Medal Championships. After last […]

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YD KIM CLAIMS FIRST ORIENT TRAVEL OF NEW YEAR

January 17th, 2016

(Sharjah, UAE) – The 3rd Orient Travel – Malaysia Truly Asia Monthly Medal show cased the super skills of the Sharjah Golf and Shooting Club members, especially long time Korean member YD Kim as he claimed the first title of 2016. YD took the spoils in the Medal’s last year with many good score to secure […]

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Harradine Hits Top Form in Omega Emirates Amateur Open

January 17th, 2016

(Dubai, UAE) – Representing Emirates Golf Club Michael Harradine was the well deserved winner of the 27th Omega Emirates Amateur Open. Harradine who also won the title in 2014 will add the 2016 trophy to his collection along with an invite to the RAK Challenge, a European Challenge Tour event held in October this year courtesy […]

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Cunningham & Cormack go Gobble Gobble

January 17th, 2016

Ras al-Khaimah, UAE – Robbie Cunningham and Andy Cormack decimated the field in the 2 player Turkey Shoot as they posted a net score of 30.62 in the challenging format. Sitting in their wake was David Biddlecombe and Derek Fisher who claimed second place on 32.17 net, with Jihad Azzam and Jiho Park taking third place […]

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Yaslam Al Ameri Wins First National Monthly Medal of 2016

January 17th, 2016

(Al Ain, UAE) – On January 16th 2016 the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) hosted the first National Monthly Medal of 2016 at Al Ain Equestrian Shooting & Golf Club (AESGC). With a field of 36 players and perfect weather conditions the competition was tough. Winners of the January 2016 National Monthly Medal at Al Ain […]

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RYDER CUP STARS SET FOR SHARJAH SENIOR INVITATIONAL PRO-AM PRESENTED BY SHUROOQ

January 6th, 2016

(Sharjah, UAE) – The UAE is set to increase its significance in the world golf scene ever further with the announcement that Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club will host the Sharjah Senior Invitational Pro-Am presented by Shurooq on Wednesday March 16, 2016. The 18-hole tournament will feature former Ryder Cup stars Des Smyth (Ireland) and […]

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EGF Partners With Tee & Putt Mini Golf for 2016

January 3rd, 2016

(Dubai, UAE) – The Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) is starting the New Year by launching a new partnership Tee & Putt Mini Golf. With three different mini golf locations, Tee & Putt Mini Golf has facilities to impact the entire United Arab Emirates (UAE). One of the goals for the EGF is to provide benefits […]

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