Premium automaker brings back the world’s largest and most pretigious amateur golf tournament to Malaysia for its Tenth year.
Selangor, 26th September 2016 – BMW Group Malaysia is hosting the BMW Golf Cup International tournament in Malaysia again this year. Now in its 10th year, the premium golfing event is the largest and most prestigious amateur golf tournament in the country.
The first and second leg of the golf tournament this year will tee off at Kota Permai Golf & Country Club on the 28th and 29th of September at 0800hr. The final leg is scheduled to take place on 30th November at TPC Kuala Lumpur.
The BMW Golf Cup international is the world’s largest amateur golfing tournament series and is open only to BMW owners who have purchased their vehicles from authorized BMW dealers.
Mr. Han Sang Yun, Managing Director and CEO of BMW Group Malaysia said, “The BMW Golf Cup International series first teed off in Germany in 1987 and has since become one of the world’s most prestigious and successful amateur golf tournaments worldwide. Indeed, it has proven to be the benchmark for golf tournaments in Malaysia and around the globe.”
Over the years, the BMW Golf Cup International has been reputed for its quality, excellence and consistency. It has brought together golfers with the motivation to succeed on the field, through an authentic golf experience exclusively for BMW owners across the globe.
Han further added that, “Commitment to the game of golf is all about building trust through continuity, credibility, competence, skill and sophistication. These are some of the same traits that define BMW as a brand. This golfing event has also allowed winning teams to showcase their skills at the international stage, competing with champions at the World Final and proudly representing Malaysia.”
This year, the tournament in Malaysia will have eight Qualifying Legs and one National Final. The official tournament categories include Men’s A, Men’s B and Women, which are open to all owners of BMW vehicles purchased from an authorized BMW Dealer. Further expanding on the reach of the tournament, a Guest category and Management and Staff category is also introduced for the participation of BMW owners who have purchased BMW vehicles from non-BMW authorized dealers as well as management and staff of BMW Group Malaysia, BMW dealers or event partners respectively.
The main prizes are Champion, 1st Runner-Up and 2nd Runner-Up and four novelty prizes namely; Hole-In-One, Nearest To Pin, Nearest To Line, and Longest Drive.
As the main sponsor, BMW Credit will be awarding the Hole-In-One winner with a new BMW 120i M Sport and an insurance premium at every qualifying leg while the national finals winner will receive a new BMW 730Li and an insurance premium. Winners of each qualifying leg for the Nearest To Hole prize will receive RM 1,000 rebate for BMW Insurance while winner of the national finals will receive RM 2,000 rebate.
This year’s golf event is supported by BMW Credit, The Edge Malaysia, Gatorade, Corum, Golf Digest, The Peak, Adidas, Harman Kardon, Illy, L’OCCITANE, Plaza Premium Lounge and Sunlight Limo.
To register, please contact BMW Voice via toll-free at 1-800-88-3000 or visit the website for more details.