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Stories tagged ‘Gary Player’


Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Kel Nagle Tribute

Australian golf mourns Open Champion Kel Nagle

“It’s a sad day for golf, we’ve lost a Champion of our game,” said Brian Thorburn, Chief Executive Officer of the PGA of Australia


Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Gary Player Grand Slam

Gary Player to Celebrate Grand Slam 50th Anniversary In 2015

As the 2015 golf season starts to heat up, one of golf’s most decorated players, Gary Player, prepares for a momentous milestone. .....read the full story »


Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Donnafugata Links Hole 7

Discover 101 Wonders of Sicily with Donnafugata

Donnafugata Golf Resort & Spa offers the perfect place to enjoy a memorable stay in Sicily and the deluxe venue has created an impressive new guide to help guests make the most of their visit


Monday, November 24th, 2014

2014 Gary Player Invitational: Gala Dinner & Charitable Auction

Grand Slam Giving At Gary Player Invitational Gala

The Gary Player Invitational has raised over R600 million worldwide in order to support the various charitable causes supported by The Player Foundation


Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Steve Rider, host; Pamela Gromadzki, Director of International Marketing at Modry Las Golf Club and Arthur Gromadzki, Chairman of Modry Las Golf Club.

Honours for Modry Las at World Golf Awards

The West Pomerania Gary Player designed-course named Poland’s best golf course at the inaugural World Golf Awards


Friday, October 10th, 2014

Madry Las panorama

A Year To Remember For Poland’s Top Golf Resort

Modry Las Golf Clubcelebrated its fifth anniversary in 2014 by doubling its on-site accommodation and creating a spectacular nine-hole course. Its new website and prestigious nomination tops off a dynamic year for the resort .....read the full story »


Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Player Celebrates 15 Years of “Giving Golf A Heart”

Player Celebrates 15 Years of “Giving Golf a Heart”

The Gary Player Invitational presented by Coca-Cola will celebrate its 15th anniversary as South Africa’s premier charity golf tournament at the Lost City Golf Course at Sun City from 20-23 November


Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Modry Las Golf Club garden suite

Expansion Continues At Poland’s Top Golf Resort

Modry Las Golf Club has doubled its number of rooms available to visiting golfers following the opening of a new wing of sumptuous garden suites


Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

Thracian Cliffs property

World-Class Bulgarian Resort Demonstrates Impressive Appreciation

Apartments at the spectacular Thracian Cliffs Golf & Beach Resort, on Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast, have increased in value by more than 20 per cent in seven years


Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Nanjing Zhongshan International Golf Club

Nanjing Zhongshan International Golf Club Hosts First Golf in Youth Olympics

64 youth Olympians from 32 countries tee-off on the Gary Player Signature Course to compete for their country in a 54-hole stroke play tournament. Gold medals for Italy and Korea .....read the full story »


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 .....read 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 .....read the full story »

China Golf Show website screengrab

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 .....read the full story »