Celebs show up at 18th Cyprus Golf Classic
A total of 70 golfers participated in the 18th Cyprus Amateur Golf Classic Tournament 2016 organised by Exclusive Golf Tours from the UK.
The tournament took place at Minthis Hills, Secret Valley and Aphrodite Hills Golf Courses. During their stay, golfers had the opportunity to enjoy the game under the Cyprus sunshine and expressed their desire to return to the island for more golfing.
The Classic also enjoyed the presence of sports and TV personality – Olympic Gold Medalist - Kriss Akabusi MBE, who took part in the tournament and expressed favourable comments about golf in Cyprus. “Cyprus is an attractive destination for golf holidays in an ideal climate, offering a unique golf experience with a variety of different golf courses, tasty food, great wine and authentic hospitality”, he said.
The awards ceremony and which took place at the Almyra Hotel in Paphos was attended by the sponsors who presented the trophies to the champions. Representing the Cyprus Tourism Organisation was Maro Kazepi - Golf Tourism Coordinator, and other prizes were presented by representatives of Minthis Hills, Secret Valley and Aphrodite Hills golf courses and the General Manager of Almyra Hotel.
The Director of Exclusive Golf, who has been sending golfers to Cyprus for over 18 years commented: “Once again, Cyprus proved to be an ideal destination for our event - the facilities at the golf courses and the hotel were first class and the golfers voted the tournament a great success.”