February 2016

UAE National Senior and Youth Team Ready for Qatar

February 29th, 2016

(Dubai, UAE) – On February 29th, 2016 the United Arab Emirates (UAE) National Senior and Youth (18 & Under) golf teams will travel to Qatar to compete in the 2016 GCC Golf Championship. Hosted at the Doha Golf Club by the Qatar Golf Association, the UAE teams are looking to make an impression after months […]



February 28th, 2016

(Dubai, UAE) –  Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht club hosted the PING Dubai Creek Ladies Amateur Open 2016 EGF Order of Merit (OOM) event this past weekend. It was one of the most highly anticipated events of the year and attracted top amateur players from throughout the region as well as a number of competitors from […]


Men’s Club Championship 2016 Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club

February 22nd, 2016

Dubai, UAE – This past weekend played host to the Dubai Creek Men’s Club Championship. The 2 round, 36 hole strokeplay event is the most highly anticipated members event of the year and always produces some great performances. This year was no exception, with well over 60 players competing for top honours. Event sponsors, J. […]


Amazing Alison Crowned Ladies Champion

February 21st, 2016

(Ras al-Khaimah, UAE) – Alison Muirhead posted a very impressive score of 76 to claim the 2016 Tower Links Ladies Open Title. Alison’s charge got underway in fine style as she birdied her opening hole, on her way to an outward half on 39. Her inward nine was a model of consistency with 8 pars […]



February 21st, 2016

(Sharjah, UAE) – Julia Alhemoud representing Sharjah Golf and Shooting Club was crowned the 8th Dufry Ladies Open Golf Champion after shooting 69 gross (three under equaling the current course record) taking the title by 2 shots over last year’s champion Anastasia Bakal (The Els Club Dubai) on Saturday 20th February. Julia who was one […]


Rashid Hamood Wins 2016 Presidents Cup In Playoff Showdown

February 13th, 2016

(Abu Dhabi, UAE) – The Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) hosted the most represented Emirati golf tournament in the United Arab of Emirates (UAE), on February 12-13, 2016 at Abu Dhabi Golf Club. With a field of 72 players, the 2016 Presidents Cup sponsored by HSBC was the largest Presidents Cup in history. The 4rd edition […]


Yousuf Aims to Defend Title At Largest Presidents Cup

February 10th, 2016

(Abu Dhabi, UAE) – On February 12-13, 2016 the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) will host the 2016 United Arab Emirates (UAE) Presidents Cup sponsored by HSBC. With a field of 72 players this year’s championship will have the largest field in its four years of existence. The 2016 Presidents Cup will take place at the […]


All Systems Go For The 2016 Presidents Cup Sponsored By HSBC

February 8th, 2016

(Abu Dhabi, UAE) – The 3rd United Arab Emirates (UAE) Presidents Cup has been officially confirmed. Hosted by the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) this prestigious event will take place on February 12 – 13, 2016 at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club. After having the event at Saadiyat Beach Golf Club the past two years, the […]


UAE Ladies Team Strike Gold in Bahrain; Juniors Finish 4th

February 5th, 2016

(Riffa, Kingdom of Bahrain) – On February 2-4, 2016 the Royal Golf Club in Riffa, Bahrain hosted the 2016 Ladies & Junior GCC Golf Championship. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ladies National Team comprised of Dr. Rabab Al Haj, Reema Al Heloo, and Tara Al Marzooqi won the Gold in the Team Division. The UAE […]


Rahm Reaches Lofty Heights

February 1st, 2016

(Ras al-Khaimah, UAE) – Despite the Mercury dropping to record lows and the wind blowing with enough ferocity to blow a dog off a chain, Christopher Rahm posted two brilliant scores to claim the RAK Maritime City Men’s Open for 2016. Opening with a score of 74 on Day 1, Rahm started the second round […]