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2021 WOMEN’S AMATEUR ASIA-PACIFIC MOVES TO ABU DHABI GOLF CLUB

September 1st, 2021

1 September 2021, Sentosa, Singapore – The R&A and the Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation (APGC) have announced that the 2021 Women’s Amateur Asia-Pacific (WAAP) championship will be staged at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from 10-13 November. The WAAP, won by home favourite Yuka Yasuda of Japan in 2019, makes […]

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2021 ASIA-PACIFIC AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP TO BE STAGED 3-6 NOVEMBER AT DUBAI CREEK GOLF & YACHT CLUB

July 28th, 2021

SINGAPORE – The Asia-Pacific Golf Confederation (APGC), the Masters Tournament and The R&A today announced that the 12th Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship (AAC) is set to be held 3-6 November 2021 at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club (Championship Course) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Created in 2009, the AAC was established to further develop […]

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EGF Celebrating Women’s Golf Day with Strides of Development

June 1st, 2021

(Dubai, UAE) – June 1st marks Women’s Golf Day across the globe, with that in mind the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) is using that platform to address the strides of development the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Golf Federation has seen over the past two years. Over the past two years, the EGF’s National Ladies Program […]

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Rashid Al Jassmy Wins 26th Dubai Duty Free UAE Nationals Cup

April 12th, 2021

The 26th staging of the Dubai Duty Free UAE Nationals Cup attracted a strong field of players from all age ranges and it was Rashid Al Jassmy who emerged as the Overall Champion on a countback of 36 stableford points at the Arabian Ranches Golf Club on Saturday, 10th April. The format for the day […]

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Yousuf Wins 4th UAE Presidents Cup Title in Playoff Showdown

March 14th, 2021

(Abu Dhabi, UAE) – On March 12-13, 2021 the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) hosted 117 United Arab Emirates (UAE) national golfers, at the 2021 UAE Presidents Cup sponsored by HSBC at Abu Dhabi Golf Club. The 9th edition of the UAE Presidents Cup did not disappoint. With sandy conditions over the two days, this year’s […]

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2021 UAE Presidents Cup Ready to Showcase Top National Golfers

March 3rd, 2021

(Abu Dhabi, UAE) – United Arab Emirates (UAE) Top Nationals from across the country will be competing on March 12th – 13th for the 9th edition of the UAE Presidents Cup sponsored by HSBC. Hosted by the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) the 2021 “national championship” will be played at Abu Dhabi Golf Club. Expecting to […]

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IAN POULTER EMPOWERS UAE NATIONAL TEAM GOLFER AHMAD SKAIK TO ACHIEVE MORE IN SPORT

January 26th, 2021

Ahead of the Dubai Desert Classic, DP World releases a film exploring Ian Poulter’s year-long mentorship of the UAE’s number one player, Ahmad Skaik.    Monday, 25 January 2021. Dubai, UAE: To mark the second year of a mentorship program between Ryder Cup legend Ian Poulter and the UAE’s most promising golfer Ahmad Skaik, DP World releases […]

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SKAIK SET FOR STARDOM AT ABU DHABI HSBC CHAMPIONSHIP

January 17th, 2021

(Abu Dhabi, UAE) – The Emirates’ Number One golfer Ahmad Skaik will compete at this year’s Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship having received the UAE National Amateur invite on behalf of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council. Skaik will go head-to-head against a selection of the world’s best golfers at the first Rolex Series event of the […]

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National Junior Development Program Hosts Local Winter Golf Camp

December 23rd, 2020

United Arab Emirates (UAE) – Over the past two weeks, the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) hosted a local Winter Golf Camp for the UAE National Junior Development Program. Using 5 different golf clubs in Abu Dhabi and Dubai both the ladies and boys’ programs were hard at work for their winter break. Using the proper […]

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Start the Countdown to the 2023 World Amateur Team Championships in the United Arab Emirates

December 13th, 2020

Official Announcement / Countdown to the 2023 WATC On October 23, 2020, the International Golf Federation (IGF) held its Biennial Meeting in Switzerland over a virtual broadcast. During this meeting the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) a member of the IGF since 2000 was elected to host the 2023 World Amateur Team Championships (WATC) on the […]

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