|Location||Marbella, Andalusia, Spain|
|Designer / Opened||Cabell B. Robinson, 1991|
|Holes / Par||18 Holes, Par 72|
|HCP L / G||34 / 28|
|Length (mt)||6009m / 5600m / 4605m|
La Cala Golf Resort to held a Inovative European Tour Event in May 2017
La Cala Resort is decked out to welcome one of the most prominent golf championships tournements of the year. From 18 to 21 May this Malaga Golf course will host the tournament Andalusia Costa de Sol Match Play 9. Located in the municipality of Mijas, this golf resort has three golf courses, La Cala America, La Cala Europe and La Cala Asian , being the latter course , the one choosed to welcome this innovative Match Play competition.
Andalusia Costa del Sol brand will be seen around the world. In this way, the Costa del Sol confirms its tremendous potential to host major golf events. The Andalusia Costa del Sol Match Play 9 is a new format, so golf is fun, easier and faster, target set by the Canadian Keith Pelley, head of the European Tour.
The tournament will be played to 36 holes stroke play, followed by a series of games of match play on 9-hole that played the top finishers. The prize money will be of 200,000 euros and the event will be valid for the ' Road to Oman'.
Jaime Salaverri, Chairman Committee professionals of the Royal Spanish Golf Federation: "We continue with our commitment to promote the Challenge Tour tournaments in Spain to give more chances to those players whose goal is to achieve the European Tour".
Alain de Soultrait, director of the Challenge Tour: "Want to thank once more to the Andalusia n institutions golf support and congratulate the Real Andalusia n Federation for its initiative to create a new event on the Challenge Tour, as well as to the Real Federación Española de Golf for their continued support to the Challenge Tour and the golf development of the young Spanish professionals".
The Andalusia Costa del Sol Match Play 9 is one of the two Challenge Tour events to be held in Spain throughout the year 2017 with the Challenge of Spain . In addition to the Andalusia n institutions, counts with the collaboration of the Royal Spanish Golf Federation, the Higher Council of Sports and companies such as Kyocera, Titleist and Solan de Cabras. JGolf18.0 is the Organizer.
The most outstanding golf holes in Marbella - 24 March 2017
Marbella is the operational hub of the 'Costa del Sol', an asylum for golf players , attracted by its warm climate, the quality and nature of its Hotels, the typical spainish cuisine and the native surroundings that spread out towards the mountains and the ocean. Marbella is a perfect must for enthusiastic golfers, presenting 16 golf courses. Below we take a look to the most outstanding golf holes from five renowned golf courses, in Marbella universally famous fulfilling the requirements and requests of any golf player.