Antalya will host the world's greatest golf tournament. At the same time, Antalya will host the world's richest sportsman Tiger Woods. Tiger Woods will attend the Turkish Airlines World Golf Finals on 8-12 October at the Golf Club Sultan Course in Belek, Antalya.
Top 8 golfers in the world, Tiger Woods, Charl Schwartzel, Lee Westwood, Rory Mcllroy, Hunter Mahan, Matt Kuchar, Justin Rose, Webb Simpson - will play for the first time in Belek.
Turkish Airlines World Golf Final will be a high - profile sporting event in Antalya. This organization will attract attention of the whole world with its sportsmen ,media coverage and advertising revenues.The organization is supported by Republic of Turkey Ministry of Youth and Sports, Turkish Golf Federation, Turkish Airlines, Spor Toto, Antalya Golf Club and TRT Turkish Radio and Television.
|October 8th, 2012|
|15:00||Practice Day, Antalya Golf Club|
|October 9th, 2012|
|12:30 - 13.00||Tee times, Antalya Golf Club|
|October 10th, 2012|
|08:30 - 09:00||Tee times, Antalya Golf Club|
|13:00 - 13:30||Tee times, Antalya Golf Club|
|October 11th, 2012|
|09:00 - 09:10||Semi finals, Antalya Golf Club|
|October 12th, 2012|
|08.30||Final, Antalya Golf Club|
|13:00||Pro Am Tournaments, Antalya Golf Club|
Naturally, attracting those eight to the first Turkish Airlines World Golf Finals does not come cheap. The budget of the tournament is $ 14 million. Last place will be worth $300,000 (£191,000), while the winner will take home $1.5million (£957,000). Next year, they intend to hike the amounts to a $2.5m (£1,595,000) first prize, the richest in golf.
Belek is a famous golf resort in Antalya city. One of the main attractions of Belek is its six superb golf courses. Belek has been particularly developed as an attractive golfing holiday destination. It is one of Turkey`s premier golf centers with a world-class 18-hole golf course where both the novice and the expert can hone their skills. The golf clubs are paired into two groups within ten minutes driving distance of each other. Most of the hotels and golfing resorts are located in between adding to the tourists` convenience.
For more information: http://www.turkishairlinesworldgolffinal.org