“The golf tournament has already become one of the traditions of the SPIEF,” said President of the Russian Golf Association Viktor Khristenko. – More than 100 golfers and SPIEF guests from 9 countries took part in the 2018 tournament. According to our expectations, this year the SPIEF Golf Cup will increase momentum and become even more ambitious event.
Golf for Russia is a relatively young sport. For its development, new achievements and significant events are needed, which will contribute to the popularization and increase in the number of people involved in the industry. In this regard, the Russian Golf Association is interested in cooperation with the Roscongress Foundation. SPIEF Golf Cup performs an important function for the development of the entire golf industry in Russia. At the same time, the tournament fully complies with the tasks of the Forum, creates a space of trust for the formation of sports, personal and business contacts. ”
The tournament was organized by the Roscongress Foundation, the Russian Golf Association and the Golf Estate Company. The Peterhof Golf Club, located 25 minutes from Pulkovo International Airport and just a few minutes from the famous Peterhof fountain, Konstantinovsky Palace and Alexandria Park, will once again compete. Well-known architects Greg Norman and Steve Forrest worked on the strategic and panoramic components of the first 18-hole golf course in St. Petersburg, which is a guarantee of exciting golf for players of any level.
The golf lesson for participants and guests of the tournament will be held by Igor Ivashin, senior coach of the Russian national golf team, Ekaterina Malakhova and Artemy Yalovenko, the current Russian golf champions. In addition, the SPIEF Golf Cup entertainment program includes cooking classes, tastings, performances by musicians, interactive games and a lottery from partners.
Detailed information about the SPIEF Golf Cup tournament is available on the SPIEF website in the “Sports Program” section and in the Participant’s Personal Account.
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The Fund’s events annually gather over 80 thousand participants from 195 countries of the world, more than 10 thousand media representatives work at Roscongress sites. 2500 experts in Russia and abroad are involved in the analytical and expert work, interaction with foreign economic partners from 75 countries of the world has been established.