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Stories tagged ‘Gary Player’


Monday, July 6th, 2015

The Union of Business, Golf and Giving

There are untold riches in the golf industry. At the same time, golf is unrivalled in the world of sport in terms of its potential to give back (contribution by Black Knight International)


Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Modry Las Opens Nine-Hole Stunner

Measuring just 560m (613 yards) and covering 2.5 hectares (6.2 acres), Orli Las is a championship course in miniature with multiple tee options, lush tree-lined fairways and stunning infinity greens


Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Africa Golf Summit: A Gathering of Golfing Greats

The summit will promote the Africa Golf Centre of Excellence Programme seeking to establish three key pilot projects in Southern Africa, West Africa and East Africa through public-private partnerships

GolfPunk Launches Responsive Media Website

The new website from GolfPunk is now live. It’s a fully responsive site designed for seamless viewing on any device


Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Troon’s Saadiyat Beach Golf Club Team ‘Rocks’

Saadiyat Beach Golf Club is celebrating once again after picking up a series of accolades at the annual 2015 Troon Leadership conference


Friday, May 1st, 2015

Poland’s top golf resort unlocks a new look

Modry Las Golf Club is bursting into the new golf season by unveiling its newly redesigned logo and launching its eco-friendly property offering


Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Ruiz Swaps Valderrama for New Golf Role at La Manga Club

Eduardo Ruiz is looking forward to writing an exciting new chapter in La Manga Club’s golfing history after being named as the new director of golf


Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Gary Player Opens First Signature Designed Course for DLF in India

Gary Player Design continues to develop its rapidly growing portfolio in one of the most populated areas of the worl


Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Gary Player Design Selected for Milestone Project in Republic Of Congo

Gary Player has been selected as the designer of Golf du Kintélé, the Republic of Congo’s first championship golf course in the capital city of Brazzaville


Thursday, January 29th, 2015

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 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

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

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

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

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”

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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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

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