Youngster Rashid Al Emadi Wins His First National Monthly Medal
December 24th, 2017
(Sharjah, UAE) – On December 23, 2017, the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) hosted the December National Monthly Medal at Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club. 32 United Arab Emirates (UAE) national golfers and 9 national junior golfers gathered competed in the first-ever National Monthly Medal held at Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club.
Winning his first National Monthly Medal was 15-year-old Rashid Al Emadi. Shooting a personal best 79 (7-over-par), Rashid collected 41 Stableford Points on his way to the impressive victory at Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club.
Finishing as the Runner-Up for the event was Esam Al Fahim, just one point back with a total of 40 Stableford Points. Coming in Third Place was Yousuf Al Ali with a total of 39 Stableford Points.
National Team member, Khalid Yousuf collected the Best Gross prize by shooting a 71 one-under-par, gross score.
Awards were also given based on handicap with an A-Division (0-14 handicap) and B-Division (14-24 handicap) winners. Winning the A-Division Prize was Reema Al Heloo with 37 Stableford Points. Rashid Al Qubaisi won the Division-B prize with 38 Stableford Points.
The event also had two “On Course Challenges” up for grabs. Taking home the Longest Drive Award was Hassan Al Musharrekh. Winning the Nearest to the Pin Award was Akram Skaik.
During the event, the EGF hosted 9 members of the National Foundation Squad for a 6-hole competition from the red tees. Winning the Foundation Squad Competition was Rayaan Al Maazmi with a 29 gross score.
The Runner-up for the Foundation Squad Competition was Abdulla Kalbat with a 32 gross score and Rashid Al Jassmey finished in Third Place with a 33 gross score.
To see all photos of this event and prize presentation view the EGF Facebook page.
The next National Monthly Medal will be held at the Al Ain Equestrian Shoot & Golf Club. The event will take place on January 13th. To follow the EGF and check up on the latest UAE golf news revert to the EGF website at www.egfgolf.com.