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Creating a platform to inspire young aspiring golfers

Creating a platform to inspire young aspiring golfers

Following the resounding success of the inaugural Golf tournament in 2023, The Leela Palace Bengaluru hosted the second edition of this enthralling 18-hole tournament at the Karnataka Golf Association, Bengaluru on 30th January 2024 in collaboration with KGA Junior Golf Development and Golf Foundation. 

The tournament was inaugurated with a ceremonial shotgun tee-off on the 30th of January 2024   by none other than the legendary Vijay Amritraj. Amritraj.His presence on the course is a testament to the spirit of sportsmanship and its ability to transcend boundaries.

Before the tee-off of the tournament, Tennis legend, Vijay Amritraj said " I see more and more youngsters taking to this game, and this initiative by The Leela is sure to go a long way in identifying budding talent and enabling them to achieve excellence in the sport."

Speaking on the occasion, MadhavSehgal, Area Vice President – South India, The Leela Palaces Hotels and Resorts says, “We are thrilled to announce the second edition of our annual golf tournament hosted by The Leela Palace Bengaluru. This year, our aim is to create a platform to not only inspire young aspiring golfers but to recognise and celebrate them as well.”

What truly sets this tournament apart, is that it attracted a wide range of promising golfers, from budding talent to seasoned professionals. Winners received attractive prizes including couple stay vouchers and couple dining vouchers from across hotels within The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts portfolio. These awards go beyond mere material recognition; they acknowledge the dedication, perseverance, and excellence exhibited on the course.