Ladies section of the IBB International Golf and Country Club has got everybody in the club and the sport community looking toward a June-August full with lots of action and fun.
wAn address by Lady Captain, MaryRose Richard-Obioha, revealed the women have lined up events for June to August cycle to engage and entertain players, sponsors and the golfing community.
Four major events have been packaged for the three-month period in the interest of the organiser, sponsors, participants and fans.
CRAZY GOLF TOURNAMENT – JUNE 19
First of events is the Crazy Golf tournament for both men and women players which will hold on Saturday, June 19.
Crazy Golf Tournament is created for fun while playing golf. Over the years the tournament has witnessed a huge turnout in different hilarious and laughable attires.
The 2021 Crazy Golf tournament is themed WILD LIFE. It is going to be a shotgun at 8am on June 19.
Winners as well as the craziest or funniest dressed person will be rewarded with ‘crazy’ prizes.
The next event is the Pros vs Ladies Matchplay between the entire professionals in the club and the women players.
Two Ladies face one pro in trick games where the women get to learn new golf skills.
The tournament which started years back, has been dominated by the Pros who look ready to defend the trophy they won 2017 year. Though the Ladies have talked tough are set to give a stern fight to end the domination.
CHILDREN GOLF & TENNIS CLINIC – JULY 26 to 6 AUGUST
This is a two-week event scheduled for July 26-August 6. It is aimed at introducing children at tender age from 5 to 18 years to the game of golf and Tennis.
In the two weeks participants are taken through intense sessions every day with only Wednesday as rest day.
The two weeks intensive Clinic involves both practical and lectures handled by professionals, with lot of classroom work and also hands-on training. At the end, the participants will be into a competition with fantastic rewards for the winners.
Children who perform very well will be selected to participate in the coming 13th IBB Junior open.
IBB JUNIOR OPEN – AUGUST 11 to 13
The IBB Junior open golf championship is a two-day tournament organised for youthful girls and boys between the ages of 7 to 18.
Players from all over the country meet at the IBB Golf and Country Club to participate in several categories. In recent time, children who participate and perform well have been picked to go on international tour.
This is an opportunity for the upcoming golfers to develop their games, learn new skills to become competition ready.
There are prizes for winners in the different categories. In the case where there is a tie between top contenders, a sudden death playoff will determine the eventual winner.
The 2021 IBB Junior open golf championship is the 13th edition and it is listed on the World Amateur Golf Ranking calendar.
All events are open to the interest of sponsors and partnerships.
Lady Captain Richard-Obioha assures that corporate bodies will get the mileage for sponsors and partners through robust media publicity, coverage and fan engagement.