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The 2nd Messinia International Golf Tournament
Time is fast approaching for the 2nd international golf tournament Messinia Pro Am, organized by Costa Navarino on 21-24 February 2018.
Professionals and amateur golfers from the Americas, Europe and Africa have already formed teams and interest is high for the completion of the 50 teams that can register until Friday 19 January 19 2018. Registrations continue via the official website: messiniaproam.costanavarino.com.
Competition is expected to be even higher among the teams during the 2nd Messinia Pro-Am. During the three competitive rounds that will take place at the two 18-hole signature golf courses at Costa Navarino, The Dunes Course and The Bay Course, golfers will claim the 2nd biggest prize fund in Europe. The total amount to be distributed during Messinia Pro-Am is €50,000. The tournament will also award the top 5 best-performing teams, the 3 best professional golfers, while a hole-in-one award will also be given this year.
Every year the event adds new elements to the tournament. For the first time this year, golfers will be able to get real-time updates on team and individual scores, even on their golf buggies, with the Messinia Pro-Am new live score service.
The tournament attracted global interest during the International Golf Travel Market (IGTM) that was recently held in Cannes, 11-14 December 2017.
Aegean Airlines member of world’s largest global airline alliance Star Alliance, is the official airline partner of the tournament.
Special accommodation packages are available at The Westin Resort Costa Navarino:
Messinia Pro-Am is organized in cooperation with the PGAs of Europe, under the auspices of PGA of Greece, the Hellenic Golf Federation and the Hellenic Olympic Academy.
Messinia Pro-Am supports also a charity cause, as part of its revenue will be given to the SOS Children’s Villages. For more information: https://messiniaproam.costanavarino.com/charity.html