The island of Tenerife is preparing to host the world’s best corporate golfers at the 30th edition of the World Corporate Golf Challenge World Final, which will take place from 2-6 October 2023. This prestigious golf tournament for businesspeople is the largest in the world and attracts participants worldwide.
During the World Final of the 2023 World Corporate Golf Challenge in Tenerife, teams from more than 25 countries will compete in pairs. The teams, representing the world’s leading companies, will have the opportunity to play some of the island’s most impressive golf courses, including Golf Costa Adeje and Abama Golf, home of the Sports Legends Cup.
As well as being a golf competition, the World Corporate Golf Challenge World Final is an event that extends beyond the golf courses. Players will have the opportunity to participate in social and cultural activities that will allow them to discover the natural beauty of Tenerife, enjoy the local gastronomy and immerse themselves in the island’s culture and tourist attractions.
The World Corporate Golf Challenge has been the world’s most influential corporate golf tournament during its 30-year history. Holding its World Final in Tenerife is a unique opportunity to showcase the island’s beauty and hospitality to a global audience.
The 2023 World Corporate Golf Challenge is a unique opportunity for business people and golfers from all over the world to meet and compete in a challenging and beautiful environment while enjoying the culture and hospitality of Tenerife.
José Guerra, Chairman of the World Corporate Golf Challenge, said: “We want to celebrate our 30th anniversary in such a superb location as Tenerife. Last year’s World Final was a great success, and all the attendees were impressed by the level of golf and tourism on the island. I would especially like to thank the work of David Pérez from Turismo de Tenerife, Laura Castro from Cabildo de Tenerife and Tenerife Golf, led by Carlos Beautell, for making this event a reality.
The 30th Anniversary of the World Corporate Golf Challenge is a unique occasion to honour the history and legacy of the event while continuing to strengthen relationships and celebrate the spirit of camaraderie and sportsmanship in the corporate world.”
The official golf course for the 2023 World Corporate Golf Challenge World Final is Golf Costa Adeje. Golf Costa Adeje celebrates 25 years in 2023, consolidating as one of the favourite golf destinations for European golfers.
Located in the Tenerife South area, in Costa Adeje, surrounded by the best Hotels in Tenerife, shopping, restaurants, and an average temperature of 22o, it is the perfect place to play golf all year round.
The Championship Course, which features 18 Holes, par 72, with Paspalum fairways and stunning views, is the proud home of international Golf Tournaments throughout its history.
About 2023 World Corporate Golf Challenge World Final
The World Corporate Golf Challenge deliver a world-class global corporate golf experience admired and valued by participants, sponsors, media and the golf industry.
The World Corporate Golf Challenge represents one of the largest corporate golf tournaments in the world. It is arguably the most established global “Business to Business” golf tournament open to top-level executives worldwide who share a passion for golf. Since its inception in 1993, WCGC has grown so much that more than one million golfers from over fifty countries have participated. The 2023 World Final symbolises a fantastic opportunity for players to compete with their companies against other corporations worldwide.
The WCGC is currently organised in more than 25 global territories representing an international network of National Golf Tournaments. The annual winners from each country then compete in the World Final, representing their company and country.
The Finals have visited the most premium and demanding venues and Resorts, such as Oitavos Dunes (Cascais, Portugal), Fancourt (South Africa), Montego Bay (Jamaica), La Reserva (Spain), La Manga (Spain), Loch Lomond (Scotland) and Abama Golf and Costa Adeje Golf Club (Tenerife, Spain). The aspirational quality of these upscale lifestyle destinations reflects the exclusivity, excellence and aura surrounding the WCGC Tournaments.
About Sports Legends Cup
The Sports Legends Cup is an invitational event played in a new and revolutionary format where one Legend and three Guests team up to play.
Sportspeople, VIP business guests and representatives from media worldwide will participate in this tournament parallel to the World Corporate Golf Challenge World Final. Over the years, teams have been captained by Ryder Cup legends such as Tony Jacklin CBE, Manuel Piñero, Ronan Rafferty or Eddie Polland; tennis player Francisco ‘Pato’ Clavet, or Portuguese international footballers Luis Figo and goalkeeper Ricardo Pereira; Welshman Mark Hughes, ex-Real Madrid players Carlos Santillana, Uli Stielike and Isidoro San Jose; or Brazilian Antonio Careca.
All this allows for sharing an unforgettable week (both on course and social activities) with some of the most relevant Sports Legends. This quality content transforms this compelling week into a marvellous 360º lifestyle experience forming part of a unique club.
For Brendan Breen, Sales & Marketing Director of MyWay Hotels & Resorts and Director of Abama Golf & Tennis: ”We are delighted to be able to collaborate with the World Corporate Golf Challenge “Sports Legends Cup” for the second year in succession. Last year’s event was such a great success which all the participants enjoyed, and I do not doubt that the Legends Cup in 2023 will exceed the players’ expectations.”
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