Team Thailand and Blue Horizon set out to retain their World Corporate Golf Challenge World Crown in 2019. The Blue Horizon World Corporate Thailand 2019, commences on the 27th November 2018 with a press conference at The Centara Grand Central World!
The qualifiers tee off on December the 8th at Laguna Golf Phuket, with Thailand Looking to defend the World Corporate Golf Challenge World Crown.
In 2018, Thailand left Cascais in Portugal victorious with Thailand team coming back from a 8 point deficit to win the World Final in dramatic style
Blue Horizon Developments CEO Andres Pira commented, “We at Blue Horizon are delighted once again to be a part of the World Corporate Golf Challenge Thailand 2018. Last year was a great success and with Thailand winning the world Final it made it that much better’ He went on to say ‘we very much looking forward to working with the Fore Management Group again delivering Thailand’s biggest and most prestigious amateur golf event in Thailand in 2019’
Chris Watson (Managing Director of Fore Management Group) WCGC Thailand License holder commented, “We are so excited to get started on the 2019 event, with last year’s victory at the world final in Portugal, this years Thailand event promises to be bigger and better than ever before’ He continued ‘ We are especially grateful to Andres and Blue Horizon Developments, for their continued support.’
The Blue Horizon World Corporate Golf Challenge 2019 is also heavily supported by a number of other main sponsors.
Firstly we are delighted to have Thai Airways International as Exclusive Airline Sponsor, for the third year in a row. This year we welcome a number of new high profile sponsors, SuperSports, (silver sponsor), Monroe Consulting and The Singha Corporation (bronze sponsors) and Centara Resorts and Hotels as our Exclusive Hotel Partner.
Other event partners include, FenixXCell, Birdie, Golf Citizen, Bangkok Golf Centre, 4 Moles, Phuket News, Live 89.5 and Thai Visa.
This year The Blue Horizon World Corporate Golf Challenge Thailand will comprise of more quailfiers and players than ever before with eight qualifiers all over Thailand, culminating with the grand final in Phuket on the 27th April at Laguna Golf Phuket.
Events will be played at the a number of exceptional courses around Thailand on the following dates,
We are delighted to have such a selection of high profile clubs supporting us for Thailand’s premier amateur golfing event.
About the World Corporate Golf Challenge
The World Corporate Golf Challenge is the biggest corporate golf tournament in the world and since its inception 25 years ago, over one million golfers have competed across the globe for the chance to represent their company and country at the World Finals.
Recent years have been a period of significant development for the WCGC, building on the success of the previous years and World Finals in Scotland, Sotogrande, Spain, and Cascais, Portugal. The World Final continues to be broadcast by Golfing World TV to over 50 broadcasters with an estimated home reach of 350 million globally. The World Final continues to also covered by Time and Fortune magazines.
The World Corporate Golf Challenge first came to Thailand in 2017, after Fore Management Group purchased the license. The event doubled in size from 2017 to 2018 and Fore Management Group expect the event to double in size this year with over 300 teams taking part. Team Thailand have made a huge impact on the WCGC World Finals finishing 3rd in 2017 and winning the world final in 2018. We now start to process to find the Thailand winners for 2019, and hope we can retain our world crown.