WORLD OF LEADING GOLF AWARD NOMINEES 2016
The association has defined the short list of the best of the member clubs in different categories
Having sent out the invitations to the third annual World of Leading Golf Awards, the WLG management is not only organising the event, the nominees for each category have been determined.
The contestants for the ‘Best Member Award’ 2016 are: Stoke Park, Golf Son Gual, Monte Rei Golf & Country Club, winner of the Best member Award 2015, Trump Turnberry Resort and Costa Navarino.
Battling for the ‘Best Newcomer Award’ 2016 are: Finca Cortesin, Goodwood Golf, Zala Springs, Yas Links and the Spa and GolfResort Weimarer Land.
Making the ‘Best Overall Impression’ are: Monte Rei Golf & Country Club, Penati Golf Resort, Costa Navarino, Golf La Moraleja and Stoke Park.
Offering the ‘Best Course Conditions’ are: Trump Turnberry Resort, Close House, Golf La Moraleja, Yas Links and Monte Rei Golf & Country Club.
This year’s candidates for the ‘Best Culinary Offerings’ are: Golfclub Beuerberg, Garda Golf, Royal Park I Roveri, Stoke Park and Samanah Golf & Country Club.
On the short list for the ‘Best Service’ Award 2016 are: Club de Golf Alcanada, Real Club de Golf Las Brisas, Finca Cortesin, Monte Rei Golf & Country Club and Club de Golf La Reserva.
The World of Leading Golf Awards are based on the results of the World of Leading Golf Mystery Test in combination with the input given from those business professionals the association has designated to be part of our jury. Carried out anonymously 2 - 4 times by golfers of all handicaps, the WLG Mystery Test serves to objectively qualify and benchmark WLG member clubs. A fact that differentiates the association from many others and turns the World of Leading Golf brand into a dependable quality seal for excellent golf experiences.
Claus Feldt, WLG’s chief executive, said: “As the association grows in membership, year on year, so the competition for the awards increases accordingly. While we have five nominations for each of the awards, there were a number of clubs which missed out on being nominated by just the odd point or two, which is testament to the quality and high standards of all of our members.
“It’s also gratifying for us, as an organisation, to see so many first-time nominees, which also illustrates the levels to which they each aspire.”
The awards will be handed over in the framework of an ‘entre nous’ day of golf and celebration on the island of Mallorca where the board and many executives of the World of Leading Golf member clubs will get together. An inspirational get together at eye level where all guests will get to know each other better and make the most of the exchange.
In case you are attached to World of Leading Golf as a member or associate and have NOT received an invitation, please contact WLG marketing executive and event coordinator Lucia Achimska email@example.com
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