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Welcome to the home of the Golf Care Matchplay Championship

Your Road to Dubai starts now!

Since its inception in 2003 The Golf Care Matchplay Championship has become one of Europe’s largest amateur golf tournaments. Not surprising when you consider the fabulous Grand Final prize on offer, and the 2014/2015 event has just got even better. Now 40 amateur golfers will experience a week’s hospitality at the brand new luxurious 5-star JW Marriott Marquis Dubai Hotel, the tallest dedicated hotel in world, with the competition being played down the fairways of the world famous ‘Els Club’, closely followed by the Sky Sports cameras.

The Golf Care Matchplay Championship provides a fantastic opportunity for amateur golfers to experience a truly world class venue in competition conditions under the spotlight of the Sky Sports cameras. It’s the greatest prize in amateur golf...and it only costs £30 per person to enter!

  • Play in one of Europe’s largest amateur golf tournaments
  • Men's Singles, Men’s Pairs and Mixed Pairs Matchplay Events
  • Entry costs just £30 per person (£60 per pair) - Players may enter more than one event
  • Qualifying Rounds July 2014 – March 2015
  • Regional Finals April 2015 with Sky Sports Coverage
  • Entry is open to amateur golfers from the UK & Ireland with a CONGU handicap
  • ‘Courtesy of the Course’ is often granted for qualifying rounds

Which amateur golfer wouldn’t love the opportunity to win through to The Dubai Grand Final in May 2015 which includes:

  • International return flights to Dubai
  • 7 night's accommodation with breakfast and evening dinner included at the amazing 5-Star JW Marriott Marquis Dubai Hotel, listed in the top 20 of the world’s tallest buildings, this landmark hotel is one of the Middle East’s most desirable destinations
  • Practice day plus 3 days of competition at The Els Club, Dubai
  • Prize giving Gala Dinner

Last year's event was so successful that demand for the 2014/2015 competition is sure to be high, so get your entries in now. Who knows? May 2015 could see you taking to the course at The Els Club with the Sky Sports cameras following you every step of the way.

The Plate Event - 2014/15
For the unlucky one’s who bow out in the first round of the main Golf Care Matchplay Championship event, there’s now a second chance to win a seat on the plane to Dubai!

‘The Plate’ competition will run alongside the main event and costs just £15 per person to enter. The top two players in men’s singles and the winning men’s pair from the UK final held at Marriott Forest of Arden will be coming to Dubai. Whilst The Plate Event won’t be covered by the Sky Sports cameras, the winners will still get to enjoy 7-nights at the JW Marriott Marquis Dubai Hotel and play four rounds at the Els Club as part of the Golf Care Matchplay Championship group.

For further details go to The Plate Event page.

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"The Els Club Dubai really feels like my home club away from home. Whenever I'm in that part of the world I practice there and play there. The Desert links design makes it a very special golf course and everyone at Ernie Els Design is understandably proud of what we've achieved. I think it's a strong test for players of all standards and in my view there's no better venue for the finals of The Matchplay Championship."

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