Coastweek -- Kenya’s Moses
Kiragu will be among the players from various golfing destinations that will
grace the prestigious Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup for Antalya, Turkey slated
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qualified for the tournament after emerging victorious in the Kenyan qualifies
of the Turkish Airlines that attracted 174 players at Muthaiga Golf Club in
He posted 39
points to progress to the grand finale ahead of the KJ Raikundalia and Eng.
like to offer our congratulations to everyone who made the Turkish Airlies World
Golf Cup qualifier in Nairobi such a special occasion.
“It was a
fantastic tournament and well done to our winner Moses Kiragu.
have so much to play for in Antalya but everyone else will be looking forward to
see him come back with the coveted trophy,” Mustafa Ozkahraman, the General
Manger of Turkish Airlines Nairobi said.
Now in its
fifth year, the Turkish Airlines World Golf Cup is expected to attract more
players having seen 8000 amateurs golfers compete globally last year.
amateur golf competition, had thousands of participants competing at qualifying
events in 100 destinations worldwide backed by Turkish Airlines after which the
finalist were picked for selection.
As part of
the event’s preferment of golf tourism, finalists are to enjoy a seven night
stay at a seven-night stay at the five star luxury Titanic Delux Belek Hotel in
Antalya and will be flown there on business class from their own qualifying
destination by Turkish Airlines.
winners of the two round Grand Finale at the Titanic Golf Club progress to play
in the 2017 Turkish Airlines Pro-Am.
more countries from more than any other airline in the world, Turkish Airlines
is committed to supporting and working with international sporting organisations
that bring people together from all over the world.
TAWGC, Turkish Airlines lends its full support to sevel other international
sporting organizations including the Turkish Airlines Euroleague, Europe’s top
club level basketball competition.
is also home to Antalyaspo where four time Africa player of the year Samuel
Eto’o plies his trade in the Turkish Premier league. Turkish Airlines also
sponsors Spanish giants Barcelona and EPL side Manchester United.