OPET WCGC Turkey 2017 was organized by Matrix Travel between March 31st – 02th in Turkish Golf Riviera, Belek. Same as the previous year, OPET was the title sponsor and Regnum Carya Golf & Spa Resort was the venue of the event. The two day tournament played on Carya and National Golf Courses.
Form Laser team, represented by Arzu Narin and Oya Dağlı was the winner of OPET World Corporate Golf Challenge Turkey 2017 Final. The team succeded to pick 146 total points in two days.
Bodrum Genie Team represented by Nida Cireli & Sidar Yalçınkaya was placed second with 138 total points and Emrah Şimşek & Hüseyin Alevkayalı from Merit Royal Team were placed third row with 137 total points.
Team Form Laser will represent Turkey at the WCGC 2017 World Final, which will be held on Cascais between 21st June – 25th June.
The another excitement of the tournament was Hole in One award. Seiko Turkey sponsored the Hole in One Challenge with a Seiko Astron watch. Unfortunately the watch will await to find its owner for the following tournaments.
As the Main Media Sponsor of the tournament, Bloomberg HT broadcasted and published the news from the tournament and many journalists executed interviews with the players beside. The press sponsor of the tournament was Türkiye’de ve Dünyada Golf magazine, which closely followed up the tournament over two days.
Damat & Tween which is one of the prestigious textile company of Turkey, has been sponsoring the uniform of the WCGC Turkey for last three years. All players were very picturesque with Damat & Tween polo t-shirts.
This year, WCGC Turkey arranged the charity campaign in association with Turkey Spinal Cord Paralytics Association and dedicated an electric wheelchair to a patient who registered their need via the association.
As the Managing Director of the organizing company Matrix Travel, Yavuz Üngör stated his pleasure from the accomplishment of fifth year of tournament in Turkey. Mr. Üngör expressed his thanks all support of sponsorship companies and also participants at the OPET WCGC Turkey 2017 Final.