Kalhaar Crowned India’s Best At World Golf Awards
For the third consecutive year, Kalhaar Blues & Greens Golf Club was recognised as the country’s top course as it bagged the “Best Golf Course of India-2017” honour at the World Golf Awards in Spain.
The award was received by Devang Shah and Pranav Shah, Managing Directors of Navratna Organisers & Developers Pvt Ltd, at the gala and award ceremony held at La Manga Club.
Kalhaar beat 15 other nominees from India to clinch the prestigious award.
“It feels great to be awarded third time in a row. It’s giving us immense pleasure,” Devang said after picking up the trophy.
Kalhaar Blues & Greens Golf Club is a world-class 18-hole championship golf course, designed by ‘Nicklaus Design’ – owned by legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus. Located in Ahmedabad, it is spread over 175 acres and has a length of 7,425 yards making it one of the longest in India.
The World Golf Awards celebrate and reward excellence in Golf Tourism, World Class Courses and Golf Destinations.
Top Honour For DLF G&CC At Asian Golf Awards
DLF Golf & Country Club, Gurgaon, bagged the prestigious “Best Course In India” award at the Asian Golf Awards organised by Asia Pacific Golf Group. The award ceremony took place in Vietnam.
Speaking on the big win, Akash Ohri, Senior Executive Director, DLF Home Developers, said, “The entire DLF family is elated and humbled by this recognition. I am extremely proud of our golf team which works day in and day out to provide world class experience to the members of the Golf & Country Club.”
The Asia Pacific Golf Summit started in 2007 in Singapore. Since then, it has grown to become Asia Pacific’s top business networking event for the golf industry.
(Read more in the January issue of Golf Digest India. Download here.)