It concluded its activities under the auspices of the president of the Aqaba Special Economic Zone
Saudi player Saud Al-Sharif won the Jordan Open Golf Championship in its 31st edition, which concluded its activities at Ayla Golf Courses in Aqaba tonight, scoring 216 points, while Qatari player Nada Zizwan came first in the women’s category and collected 229 points. ..
The tournament, organized by the Jordan Golf Association in partnership with the Ayla Oasis Development Company, saw intense competition over 3 days of competition, with the participation of approximately 50 players from 15 countries..
The Saudi men’s category came second, Faisal Al-Salhab, who collected 221 points, Tunisian Issa Barhouma, who collected 222 points, and Belgrade player Hristo Yanakif with 222 points. .
In the under-14 category, Jordan won three places, the first by the player Salem Al-Abdalat, who collected 161 points, and the player Muhammad Asaad, who collected 167 points, and Daniel Thaer, who collected 176 points . while in the under-19 category, Belgrade player Hristo Yanakiv collected 222 points, followed by Moroccan player Camille Yansouda who scored 227 points and third, Jordanian player Hamza Salman who collected 230 points..
The head of the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority, Eng. Nayef Bakheet, the President of the Jordan Golf Federation, Dr. Nidal Al-Majali, the Secretary-General of the Olympic Committee, Nasser Al-Majali, the Executive Director of the Ayla Oasis Development Company, ing. Sahel Doudin, and the Assistant Secretary General of the Arab Golf Federation, Muhammad Al-Issa, took turns to crown the winners of the first three places..
Saudi player Saud Al-Sharif expressed his happiness for achieving excellent results in the prestigious tournament in view of the wide international participation in the activities of the tournament, where the final stages of it saw a remarkable performance by various professionals and saw amateur competitors..
In turn, the head of the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority, Eng. Nayef Bakheet, praising the remarkable success of the tournament’s activities, whether in terms of organizing this major international event in Aqaba, or sports competitions that improve the abilities of Jordanian players, emphasizes that this tournament demonstrates the great economic and tourism renaissance that by the city and its success has been witnessed..
In turn, the CEO of Ayla Oasis Development Company, Eng. Sahel Doudin expressed his overwhelming happiness with the remarkable success of the tournament activities and the good organization of the Ayla cadres and the Jordan Golf Federation, in addition to the good performance and results achieved by the players of the national team, which shows the importance of the support that Ayla offers to the sport. Nationally and golf specifically.
Dodin pointed out that Ayla has established its position on the map of major events with this growing balance of sports tournaments, which is the product of professional performance, commitment to high quality and true partnership with national institutions active in the public and private sectors , for the benefit of the local community and national sport..
The president of the Jordaan Golf Federation, Dr. Nidal Al-Majali, congratulated the players who won the championship and praised the excellent performance of the Jordanian players. And the logistical difference.
Dr. Majali emphasized the importance of the long-standing partnership between the Federation and Ayla Oasis Development Company, which spared no effort to support the sports sector, in addition to the support provided by the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority, the Tourism Promotion Authority and the Aqaba Development Company , which led to the success of the organization. And highlight the national capabilities and provide the appropriate opportunity for sports fans to participate and follow this prestigious tournament at the best stadiums provided by Ayla, characterized by high quality and commitment to environmental control.
Ayla offers an integrated system of world-class facilities for golf, including an 18-hole course with a par of 72 – designed by world-renowned designer Greg Norman – that harmonizes with Ayla’s other components of the natural terrain of the Aqaba -coast and the landscapes formed by the mixture of sand and bodies of water.
In addition to the golf course, Ayla offers a golf club specialized in this sport, which includes 50 suites overlooking the course, and a golf academy that provides training and education essentials for this sport with a 9-hole course dedicated to training is dedicated..