Golf News for Wednesday, March 27, 2013 | Tournaments

Egypt welcomed as latest partner to host International Pairs

Golf Frontiers are delighted to welcome Egypt as out latest partner to host International Pairs.

The license has been acquired by Katameya Dunes Golf, Hotel and Spa, New Cairo. During the summer, Katameya Dunes will be staging a number of qualifying events to determine Egypts representative golfers at the International Pairs World finals being held Machrihanish Dunes Village October 2013.

Gerard Bent, General Manager for Katameya Dunes was responsible for securing the license said, "I am delighted to join the other countries at the world finals of International Pairs for the first time. The event fits perfectly with our long term focus on building amateur golf in Egypt. I have no doubt that the current amateur market here in Egypt will embrace International Pairs event. We look forward to a successful year and meeting competitors from around the world in Scotland."

Located in New Cairo Egypt, Katameya Dunes is a new luxury retreat comprising of a 27 hole Sir Nick Faldo designed Golf Course, a Five Star Plus hotel, a 3000 square meter Spa and a state of the art Golf Academy.
The 27 holes have been configured into two Championship Golf Courses, The Lakes and The Palms. The Lakes Course is over seven thousand four hundred yards long and The Palms Course is over seven thousand three hundred yards long.

Both courses are already receiving rave reviews amongst industry experts.
A one hundred bedroom, twenty three suite hotel and Spa will be managed by a world renowned premier brand operator that specialize in the management of ultra luxury properties.

The Golf Academy Boasts the very latest in teaching equipment technology and is complemented by extensive practice facilities and a three hundred and fifty yard Driving Range.

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