The competitions of the Leaf Golf International Jeddah, the seventh tournament in the Leaf Golf Series calendar for 2022 and the first in the Middle East, will be held today and organized over 3 days at the Royal Greens Club and Club in King Abdullah Economic City . , with the participation of 12 teams, with a total prize pool of 25 million dollars. Yesterday morning, the “Pro-Am” preparatory competitions that preceded the world event took place, in which a group of tournament players took part, together with the players of the Saudi golf team, in addition to a group of Saudi golf representatives and sponsors. The global event will witness the participation of 48 elite golf professionals, during which players will be divided into 12 teams of four players each. The Americans, Phil Mickelson, captain of the “High Flyers” team, and Patrick Reed, player of the “Forces” team, expressed their joy to return to Saudi Arabia and their enthusiasm for the start of the tournament, and Mickelson said, “Our team has great names, but we haven’t produced the results we’ve been looking for. We have to focus and play in a way that will move us up the team rankings, and I’m sure we have the abilities to achieve that.”
Meet the crowd
Today, soccer fans and fans will be able to meet former international stars such as Dutchman Edgar Davids and Frenchman Ibrahim Ba, in addition to French exhibition soccer stars Sean Garnier and Brazilian Falcao. By using the “SNAG” tool in the coaching area of the town, beginners and children will be able to apply the latest golf training programs, giving them the best opportunity to practice the game and develop their skills. The fan village includes an area to play short shots, and large screens to follow the events of the LIVE Golf Invitational Jeddah Championship.
“Royal Greens”.. 18 holes and a golf academy
The Royal Greens Club and Course consists of 18 holes of golf, and a clubhouse, and has a panoramic view of the Red Sea coast as a natural backdrop. Royal Greens Golf Club strives to be a destination for connoisseurs of the game, as well as amateurs and newcomers, and also attracts those looking for a private lifestyle experience, which in turn adds to the nature of the already luxurious life. enriched in King Abdullah Economic City. the club is located.
Providing an ideal opportunity to connect businessmen with the enjoyment of this sport, the club offers an outstanding golfing experience in Saudi Arabia.
Designed by the highly professional course designers at European Golf Design, Royal Greens offers a unique experience to all members, whether they choose to enjoy the golf course or simply enjoy the exclusive nature of the club, offering VIP membership with private dining, meeting room and billiards room An executive business center and other facilities.
Sorour and Patrick
Majed Sorour, CEO of Leaf Golf Series, met with the American Red Patrick, player of the “Forces” team, on the practice field yesterday. They discussed Patrick’s latest preparations for the Leaf Golf Championship, which starts this morning, and the American player’s past participation in various tournaments.
Yesterday, Live Golf announced a partnership agreement with Roshen, the leading real estate developer in Saudi Arabia, and the seventh event of the series will be named “Live Golf Jeddah” presented by Roshen.
It will feature reigning tournament champion Cameron Smith, and 12 major winners among the 48 players, including former international winners Dustin Johnson, Harold Varner and Graeme McDowell.
This sponsorship precedes the first appearance of the Leaf Golf Series in the Middle East, which takes place from 14 to 16 October at the Royal Greens Golf Country Club in Jeddah.
Lebanese singer Elissa is taking part in the “Live Golf” series today, in a procession around the Royal Greens Club and Stadium for a distance of 1.5 kilometers to the “16” hole area, as part of an initiative to spread awareness about breast cancer in collaboration with the “Zahra Association” and its campaign “Pink Lemon Movement” in support of Breast Cancer Awareness month.
The initiative falls under the umbrella of LIV to GIVE, which reflects the social responsibility aspect of the LIV Golf Series and aims to support all local communities in the cities hosting the World Series Championships.
Elissa will be taking part in the march as she has experienced breast cancer, and the event will be hosted by sports show host, Natalie Mamo, where fans will have the opportunity to meet star Elissa on Friday and Saturday in the mass town, and take part in the march.
The tournament offers a range of activities for all ages in the Fan Village located near the first hole in the stadium.
The activities include musical performances by local talents, and a children’s area with various entertaining and educational games and challenges. They can also enjoy delicious food and drink in a family atmosphere. Visitors to the site before 12 noon will receive special souvenirs.