Golf fanatics better watch out… From May 7th to 10th 2015, Heritage Resorts will welcome the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open, the first ever tri-sanctioned tournament involving European, Asian and Sunshine Tours. A rare opportunity not to be missed!
The AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open will attract not only experienced golfers, but also golf amateurs from around the world just like you! The tournament will bring together 136 players, including 40 professional golfers from each tour and a few special guests. They will all meet at the Heritage Golf Club for a 72-hole stroke-play championship.
This golf event is very important for professional golfers as the tournaments scores count towards the individual tours’ Order of Merit and World Ranking Points, Race to Dubai and Investec Cup. The 1 million Euros prize fund is the highest prize purse ever to be paid out for a golf tournament in Mauritius.
It is an honour for Mauritius to welcome for the first time such a high profile international sporting event. The AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open is a crucial tournament for professional golfers and a great golfing experience for golfing fans.
HERITAGE RESORTS CHOSEN TO HOST THIS WORLD PREMIERE
Heritage Golf Club, located at the heart of the 2,500 hectares of the Domaine de Bel Ombre, has been selected to receive and co-organise the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open, in collaboration with AfrAsia Bank. Air Mauritius and the Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority are also sponsors.
For those who have not yet experiences Heritage Golf Club’s fairway, the spectacular course stretches out over 100 hectares, overlooking the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. This 18-hole championship golf course (PAR 72) was designed by Peter Matkovich of the famous South African architectural firm Hayes, Matkovich & Associates, and combines exceptional views, a technical course and world-class infrastructures.
If you’re a golf fanatic, this tournament will offer you a rare chance to watch professionals competing in the first ever tri-sanctioned tournament involving European, Asian and Sunshine Tours. Moreover, you will have the opportunity to discover the 5-star hotel brand Heritage Resorts, nestled in the unspoiled south of Mauritius, which will be offering exclusive deals for the event.
Why stay at Heritage Resorts during the golf tournament? It is the ultimate combination of beach, nature, relaxation and adventure. Located on the Domaine de Bel Ombre, theMauritian hotel brand has a lot to offer: two 5-star hotels and luxury villas; an 18-hole championship golf course; Frederica Nature Reserve; 12 restaurants and bars; 2 spa villages; C Beach Club; Kids and Teens clubs; a kitesurf spot and school…