Recep Turan and Emre Bahtoğlu from Side Orfoz Team won the OPET World Corporate Golf Challenge Turkey Final with aggregated 149 total points.
The tournament was played first day at National Golf Club and second day at Carya Golf Club – Belek.
The contribution to the tournament was increased compared to the previous years and totally 44 corporate teams competed at the WCGC Turkey’s 2015 national final.
Ahmet Çelikli and Durmuş Keçeli from Montgomerie Team was classified as second with 148 total points, Caner Tuna and Erol İslamoğlu from Otokar I Team was classified as third with 145 total points.
Winner of the tournament Recep Turan and Emre Bahtoğlu was received their prize from chairman of OPET, whose company is the title sponsor of WCGC Turkey 2015. Between 30th June – 5th July, Recep Turan and Emre Bahtoğlu will represent Turkey at the WCGC Final, which will be held at Cascais Portugal.
The second and third team prizes of the tournament was sponsored by MSC Cruises – the leading cruise company in the Mediterranean, which is featured as cruise tour with Opera ship including itinerary of Greece Islands, Adriatic and Blacksea-Aegean. The chairman of Orka Company Süleyman Orakçığlu presented these special prizes to the second and third winners.
The whole participants at the tournament wore the t-shirts which was provided by one of the other sponsor company of tournament – Damat & Tween.
At the first day National round, halfway snack buffet was provided to participants by Setur, which is one of the sponsor of OPET WCGC Turkey 2015.
The press and media coverage at the tournament rise up compared to previous years. Bloomberg HT published news from the courses over the tournament days and journalists executed interviews over the tournament. As a partner of Bloomberg HT, the web based business news channel Business HT published news for the tournament. The press sponsor of the tournament was the Golf Dünyası Magazine, which is also follow the tournament over two days. Golf Dünyası Magazine publishes news from golf, locally in Turkey.
￼WCGC Turkey, also organized a charity action for mentally and physically disabled children as a cooperation with ÖZGEBİR foundation. At the gala event, the children performed a show and exhibited their handcraft works.
Yavuz Üngör, who is the Managing Director at the organizer company of WCGC Turkey – Matrix Travel, stated his happiness from the accomplishment of third year of tournament in Turkey. Mr. Üngör expressed his thanks for all support of sponsorship companies and also participants at the OPET WCGC Turkey 2015.