March 2016

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Faldo Series Success for Mathieson; UAE’s Balooshi Wins Best Net in Under 18 Boys

March 31st, 2016

(Al Ain, UAE) – Mikkel Mathiesen never gave up the lead from the first round to not only land the Under 16 boys title but also the Overall title at this year’s Faldo Series Middle East supported by Emirates Golf Federation. All players that qualified for the Faldo Series Grand Final, (left to right) Matthew […]

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Yas Links Junior Open 2016

March 30th, 2016

(Abu Dhabi, UAE)- Friday, March 27th saw upwards of 50 local junior golfers tee up for Yas Links signature junior tournament, the Yas Links Junior Open 2016. The day is important to us as we strongly encourage youth participation at the club not only for the  fun the sport demonstrates but also the values learned […]

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8 UAE Nationals Ready for the Faldo Series in Al Ain

March 27th, 2016

(Al Ain, UAE) – On March 28-30, 2016 eight United Arab Emirates (UAE) National Golf Team members will compete in 2016 Faldo Series supported by the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF). This 54-hole, three-day, stroke play event will take place at the Al Ain Equestrian, Shoot & Golf Club. With an international field of 58 players, […]

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NEW WOMEN’S PROFESSIONAL GOLF TOURNAMENT ‘FATIMA BINT MUBARAK LADIES OPEN’ TEES OFF IN ABU DHABI

March 24th, 2016

FATIMA BINT MUBARAK LADIES SPORTS ACADEMY AND ABU DHABI SPORTS COUNCIL STRIKE 3-YEAR PARTNERSHIP WITH LADIES EUROPEAN Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open (FBMLO) will be the first annual women’s professional golf tournament to be staged in Abu Dhabi Tournament to be organised by Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA), in cooperation with Abu Dhabi Sports Council […]

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Winners of the March 2016 National Monthly Medal at Jebel Ali Golf Resort

Faisal Al Sayegh Wins March National Monthly Medal; Al Mutawa Junior Winner

March 20th, 2016

(Dubai, UAE) – On March 19, 2016 the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) hosted the March National Monthly Medal at Jebel Ali Golf Resort. With a field of 36 players and a day full of sunshine with high winds the competitors proved ready for the challenge. Jebel Ali Golf Resort is a 9-hole, par 36-championship standard […]

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SHARJAH SENIOR GOLF MASTERS PRESENTED BY SHUROOQ HERALDS EUROPEAN SENIOR TOUR’S RETURN TO THE UAE

March 19th, 2016

(Sharjah, UAE) – Shurooq, the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority, has partnered with the European Senior Tour to host the Sharjah Senior Golf Masters presented by Shurooq at the Sharjah Golf and Shooting Club from 2017 to 2019, becoming the fifth current European Tour initiative in the United Arab Emirates. The inaugural 54-hole event, sanctioned […]

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Bakal’s Battling RAK Ladies Open Performance

March 13th, 2016

(Ras al-Khaimah, UAE) – Anastasia Bakal claimed a 5 shot victory in the 10th RAK Ladies Open carding a one under 71. The EGF Order of Merit qualifier saw a broad spectrum of age and experience as all competitors battled for the same thing, to be crowned RAK Ladies Champion. Anastasia, the runner-up in last year’s event, […]

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Jumeirah College Overall Winner of the Inter-Schools League

March 8th, 2016

       (Dubai, UAE) – On March 7, 2016 the Inter-Schools League, also known as the Dubai Schools League, hosted the Grand Final for the 2015-2016 season. This event took place at the Troon Golf facility of Arabian Ranches Golf Club. The Overall Winner for the season was Jumeirah College. Golf Dubai and G/Fore […]

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UAE National Senior Team Claims Bronze at GCC Golf Championship; Youth Team Finishes in 5th

March 6th, 2016

(Doha, Qatar) – On March 2-5, 2016 the United Arab Emirates (UAE) National Senior and Youth (18 & Under) Golf Teams competed in the 2016 GCC Golf Championship hosted at the Doha Golf Club in Qatar. Representing the UAE and the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) in top fashion the Senior Team captured the Bronze Medal. […]

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