A record 700 visitors from 24 countries joined the second running of the Centara World Masters Golf Championship 2015, Asia’s biggest and richest tournament for club golfers. The tournament has attracted big numbers from Australia, the Philippines, India, New Zealand and China is represented for the first time with 42 golfers from Grand Hill Golf Club in Chengdu. The event’s international appeal has attracted players from France, Germany, United States, the United Kingdom, UAE and even Iceland. ASEAN nations are well represented with 88 players, including 18 from host country Thailand and 15 from Vietnam.
The Centara World Masters Golf Championship is open to golfers aged 35 and over, with competition across 14 divisions based on age and handicap. Golfers competed for more than 1.5 million Thai baht in prizes. Much more than a golf tournament, the guests enjoy memorable nightly social events. Starting poolside at Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin to welcome golfers and partners with spectacular Thai performances and continuing at various venues throughout the week, the grand finale is a colorful presentation dinner with a fabulous Thai and International cuisine plus world class entertainment headlining the gala prize presentation dinner around the Colonial pool.