Golf is a very popular sport in Qatar and the popularity of the game is such that tennis and golf go hand in hand. In Qatar, the game of golf is a very popular sport and it has a lot of fans. Moreover, the game receives a lot of support from the Qatari government, as well as private organizations for sponsorship of international events. In Qatar golf and Qatar Masters tournament have been responsible for increasing the popularity of the game.
Do you love golf and are you a golf enthusiast? If you are really interested in the game, then you ought to synchronize your trip to Qatar in time for the Qatar Masters. Qatar Masters is a popular golf tournament that attracts a number of golf lovers and enthusiasts to Qatar to watch the event. This event was started in Qatar in the 1998 in order to promote the game. Qatar Masters tournament has become so popular that a number of tourists come to Qatar just to watch it.
In Qatar golf is played at the famous Doha Golf Club against a desert background matched with and a marvelous spread of green. The participation in this tournament has steadily gone up over the years. Qatar, which is very keen to promote the game, has exceptional world class facilities at the beautiful golf courses. As the Qatar Master tournament has increased the popularity of golf in the country, the government is now giving special attention and focusing on sports events that are held in the country. And due credit should be given to Qatar Masters.
Qatar Masters is famous as it is one of the three European golf tournaments that is played in the Gulf countries. The other two golf tournaments that are played here are the Dubai Desert Classic and the Abu Dhabi Golf tournament. Do you know what is the prize money awarded to the winner of the prestigious Qatar Masters? Hold your breath! It is a stunning Euro 1.1 million. Incredible, isn’t it? The desire to win the huge prize money attracts many top golfers from all over the world.
The Doha Club where Qatar Masters is played also hosts a two day amateur golf tournament. The Qatar International Open is held here every year in early January and it attracts immense number of competitors from all over the world. For golfers who are not so well-versed with the game, there is a nine-hole academy in Doha. The golf course is brightly and beautifully illuminated so that you can play a round of golf in the late evenings in the pleasant settings. You may even play a game of golf in the country’s Messaieed Golf Club that is the oldest of all golf courses in the country. You could also take the privilege of playing at Dukhan golf club and Ras Abou Aboud that offer world class facilities on par with the stunning Doha Golf Club.
The Doha Golf Club also has an excellent teaching and practice course which boasts of world class facilities. This Golf Academy has a training system that imparts training from the fund of knowledge and experience it draws from an international team of PGA teaching professionals. They use top class digital teaching aids and ultramodern video equipment to help the trainees improve their game.
Do you know what is the advantage of being a spectator at the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters? A lucky spectator will win a brand new BMW 320 – the winning ticket will be drawn by the tournament champion after the prize presentation. The BMW 320 prize is sponsored by Qatar Duty Free. Are you planning to be one of the spectators for the commercial Bank Qatar Masters 2010? Or perhaps you could come and watch Qatar golf and Qatar Masters.