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Stories tagged ‘Gary Player’

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

Gary Player tours Big Cedar Lodge with Johnny Morris

Gary Player to Design Family-Friendly Golf Course

Big Cedar Lodge demonstrates its commitment to growing the game of golf and becoming one of America’s premier golf destinations

Friday, August 1st, 2014

(from left): Stefan Blocher - Thracian Cliffs Ambassador, Wolfgang Kunneth - president of the Leading Golf Courses Europe, Claudio Marini - General Manager of Thracian Cliffs Resort). 

Thracian Cliffs Bestowed Membership of ‘Leading Golf Courses Europe’

The luxury Black Sea venue has gained many admirers since opening in 2011, with images of its sensational cliff-top Gary Player golf course being transmitted around the world

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Claudio Marini (left) with  Sean Noble

Thracian Cliffs Appoints Azalea to Head UK Drive

The world-class Thracian Cliffs Resort has appointed golf and travel marcomms specialist The Azalea Group to spearhead its campaign to attract more UK golfers

Martin Kaymer, Dr Peters and Gary Player

Charity Triumphs at The Berenberg Gary Player Invitational

Grand Slam champion Gary Player helped to raise over $100,000 for underprivileged children at Wentworth Club on Monday, 21 July

Friday, June 27th, 2014

Tony Jacklin officially opens the latest Troon golf club at Bouskoura Golf City

Golfing Legend Opens Latest Troon Course in Morocco

Tony Jacklin is the first to sample Troon’s revered service and hospitality at Bouskoura Golf City

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Dr. Hans-Walter Peters, Managing Partner – Berenberg, with Gary Player to announce the 2014 Berenberg Gary Player Invitational pro field at Berenberg office, Threadneedle Street, London

Top Professionals at Berenberg Gary Player Invitational 2014

Black Knight International and Berenberg announce that the 2014 Berenberg Gary Player Invitational, to be played at Wentworth on Monday 21st July, will feature a remarkable field of world-renowned golf professionals

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Modry Las Golf Course

Poland’s Top Golf Resort Premiers at Nordea Masters

Modry Las has confirmed it will make its debut at this year’s Nordea Masters; Scandinavia’s flagship tournament. Exhibiting under the banner of Golf in West Pomerania, Poland’s top golf course will make its premiere as it prepares to celebrate its fifth anniversary

Monday, April 28th, 2014

Blair Atholl

Gary Player Design Leads Golf Digest’s 2014 Golf Course Rankings

The Links at Fancourt in George maintained the No. 1 spot and was followed by Leopard Creek in Malelane and Gary Player Country Club in the 2nd and 3rd positions. Blair Atholl (No. 4) and Montague at Fancourt (No.6) rounded out the list’s Top 10 the full story »

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa and 18th green at Abu Dhabi GC

Pioneering Abu Dhabi Golf Club Primed to Host Industry Pacesetters

Troon-managed Abu Dhabi Golf Club to host HSBC Golf Business Forum opening golf event

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Gary Player

Coca-Cola China Extends Sponsorship of The Gary Player Invitational

The Coca-Cola Company has renewed its sponsorship of the Gary Player Invitational event for a further three years

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Gary Player website

Gary Player Invitational Charity Event: April 13-14 in Augusta, Georgia

Black Knight International will host the US leg of the Gary Player Invitational charity series on April 13-14, 2014 at Champions Retreat Golf Club

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Gregory Peters

La Manga Club Hails Inspirational Founder

La Manga Club has led the tributes to former owner Gregory Peters, the driving force behind creating Spain’s flagship resort, following his death at the age of 86 the full story »

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Golf Legend Gary Player to participate in China Golf Show

The 9 fold major championship winner confirmed his participation in China Golf Show taking place 14th – 16th of March and will be feature in a wide range of events including his own clinic on the main stage

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Modry Las Golf Club

High Five For Poland’s Top Golf Resort

Celebrating its fifth anniversary in July, the acclaimed Gary Player-designed course at Modry Las Golf Club will be joined by a new nine-hole course in the autumn,

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

Gary Player Invitational Europe 2013

Children Win At Gary Player Invitational Presented By Berenberg

Golfers, celebrities and businessmen joined icon and Grand Slam champion Gary Player to help raise over $100,000 for children’s charities during the annual Gary Player Invitational at London’s historic Wentworth Club the full story »

Monday, July 15th, 2013

Gary Player id featured in ESPN Body Issue

Gary Player Appears in ESPN The Magazine’s ‘Body Issue’

At age 77, Player is the oldest athlete in the feature’s five-year history. Also featured is Ladies European Tour Golfer Carly Booth

John Letters Tour trucks and John Andrew (left).

British Golf Brand Barred from Open Championship

John Letters of Scotland is disappointed to announce they will not be attending The Open Championship having been denied entry to practice ground by the R&A

Monday, July 4th, 2011

Player photo 2

The Player Foundation in alliance with Golf Club Images

The venture gives all of Gary Player Design’s golf course and real estate clients around the world an opportunity to update and improve their golf course photography the full story »

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Thracian Cliffs 11th hole

Gary Player opens Bulgaria’s Thracian Cliffs Golf & Spa

Global golf icon and leading course designer Gary Player has officially opened Thracian Cliffs Golf & SPA in Cape Kaliakra, Bulgaria the full story »

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Kau Sai Chau management team receives the GEO Certified™ award. (Left to right:) Cameron Halliday, General Manager; Mike Carey, Head of Golf Operations; Christine Chan, Superintendent; Benjamin Warren, GEO Communications Director

Hong Kong course is first GEO Certified facility in Asia-Pacific

The Jockey Club Kau Sai Chau Public Golf Course, one of the busiest public golf courses in the world, once a military firing range, is transformed into one of the world’s most sustainably-managed golf facilities the full story »

Friday, April 29th, 2011

Tenniel Chu accepts the 2011 KPMG Lifetime Achievement Award on behalf of his father, Dr David Chu, Chairman of Mission Hills Group and Mission Hills Golf Club in China.

Positive message from KPMG’s Dubai Forum

Over 300 delegates from 45 countries came together for KPMG’s eighth annual Golf Business Forum at the Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club the full story »

Friday, April 8th, 2011

Hole 5 at Modry Las

Double Celebration for Poland’s Top Golf Course

Modry Las Golf Club of Choszczno, Poland, has started the new golfing season on a high after receiving a pair of awards honouring the remarkable layout of the Gary Player-designed course

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

Gary Player (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)

Super Star Player into Asia Pacific Golf Hall of Fame

Gary Player will be officially inducted to the Asia Pacific Hall of Fame during the staging of the 2011 Asia Pacific Golf Summit which will be held later this year at the beach resort city of Pattaya in Thailand the full story »

Friday, January 28th, 2011

World stars gather at the Saadiyat Beach Classic hosted by Gary Player, including European Tour ‘Rookie of the Year’ Matteo Manassero

Bjorn Team Victory at Saadiyat Beach Classic Pro-Celeb Am

The illustrious golf and giving event Saadiyat Beach Classic hosted by TDIC and Gary Player heralded great success by all as stars turn out in force

Friday, January 14th, 2011

Gary Player at Saadiyat Beach

Stars Line Up for 2011 Saadiyat Beach Classic

Stars from the world of sport are set to compete for charity in the second Saadiyat Beach Classic Presented by ADCB and hosted by Gary Player the full story »