Get in the swing with the EGF
Emirates Golf Federation (EGF), the governing body of the sport in the UAE, wil host its EGF Summer Swing for the third consecutive year. The first EGF Summer Swing event is on June 18 at Yas Links, the second at Al Zorah Golf Club on July 16 and the final leg is being held at Jumeirah Golf Estates on September 9.
The EGF is offering new members a 50 per cent discount for the 2016-2017 season. Starting July 1, the new EGF direct membership rate costs Dhs400.
New EGF members receive:
• An official USGA handicap, recognised worldwide. • Green fee discounts at UAE clubs. • Entry to events/competitions and receive awards. • Members have access to an online Handicap Management System. See more details at egfgolf.com
BUTCH HARMON SCHOOL OF GOLF AT THE ELS CLUB
The Summer Sizzler runs from June 1 to September 30
Price for tuition with an instructor: Jamie McConnell Dhs3,995; John Howells Dhs3,995; Alex Riggs Dhs5,750
What’s included: - Nine individual (50min) golf lessons - Driving range access (Sunday-Thursday for duration of package) - Four complimentary nine-hole rounds of golf Contact: 04 4251 040 butchharmondubai.com
EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
The EGC Summer Pass costs Dhs4,950 and is valid from June 1 to September 30.
Benefits: unlimited access to the Faldo and Par 3 courses after 3pm Sunday to Thursday and after 1pm on Fridays and Saturdays - Play the Majlis course for discounted rates - Unlimited use of the Faldo driving range - Full use of the gym and pool at Fit Lab - Enjoy complimentary access to the Majlis course during scheduled Faldo maintenance course closure from July 10-14, after 3pm
Summer green fee rates - Faldo Course: daytime rates from Dhs350Dhs400; night golf from Dhs420-Dhs450 - Majlis Course: Dhs500
Contact: +971 4 417 9999; firstname.lastname@example.org
EUROPEAN TOUR PERFORMANCE INSTITUTE AT JUMEIRAH GOLF ESTATES
Summer package rates start from Dhs2,250 to Dhs2,995. Valid June 1 to September 30.
Benefits include golf lessons, one physical assessment, green-fee vouchers and use of the ETPI practice and gym facilities.
Contact: 04 433 7777; ETPI@jumeirahgolfestates.com
JUMEIRAH GOLF ESTATES
JGE’s summer package offers two courses - the Fire and Earth championship courses - for one membership
Costing Dhs5,500 the membership is valid from June 1 to September 30, 2016.
Unlimited use of the practice facilities and the Country Club pool and gym Contact: 04 818 2000 Website: jumeirahgolfestates.com
THE ADDRESS MONTGOMERIE DUBAI
Summer green fees (June 1 to September 15) - Peak day (Fri-Sat): rack rate Dhs500; EGF member Dhs375; Troon executive card holder Dhs275; Twilight rack Dhs400; EGF twilight 350; Troon executive card holder Dhs225 - Non-peak day (Sun-Thurs): rack rate Dhs400; EGF member Dhs305; Troon executive card holder Dhs225; Twilight rack Dhs375; EGF twilight 305; Troon executive card holder Dhs215 Contact: 04 390 5600; email@example.com Website: themontgomerie.com
THE TRACK MEYDAN GOLF
The Summer Wildcard can be activated any time between June 1 and September 1 Enjoy unlimited golf until September 30 1 month: Dhs1,500 for one wildcard; Dhs2,750 for two; Dhs5,000 for four
2 months: Dhs2,500 for one wildcard; Dhs4,500 for two; Dhs8,500 for four
4 months: Dhs3,500 for one wildcard; Dhs6,000 for two; Dhs11,000 for four
The fully-transferable wildcards are valid seven days a week and include day and night golf, buggies and 25 per cent off at QUBE
Contact: 04 381 3733; firstname.lastname@example.org
ABU DHABI ABU DHABI GOLF CLUB
Valid from June 1 to September 30, the ADGC summer subscription costs Dhs4,999 (single); Dhs5,999 (couple); Dhs6,999 (family); and Dhs1,999 (junior)
Package includes full access to 27 holes of golf, access to night golf and unlimited use of practice facilities inclusive of range balls
Contact: 02 885 3555; email@example.com
ABU DHABI CITY GOLF CLUB
Passport to play: Dhs3,000 single, Dhs4,000 couple. Off-peak: Dhs2,000 single, Dhs2,500 couple.
Green fees: Nine holes off-peak from Dhs99 (weekdays 5.30am-2pm); nine holes for Dhs149 (after 2pm on weekdays, all day on weekends)
Summer Academy - Two hours of golf lessons for Dhs499 - Five hour package for Dhs999 - One-month academy membership Dhs499
- Three-month academy membership Dhs999 New floodlights will be complete late May Contact: 02 445 9600 Website: adcitygolf.com
Summer membership is valid from June 1 to September 30 Single Dhs1,500; couple Dhs2,500 Includes unlimited access to golf course and practice facilities Range membership costs Dhs900 Contact: 02 575 8040; firstname.lastname@example.org Website: alghazalgolfclub.com
SAADIYAT BEACH GOLF CLUB
Valid from June 1 to September 30, the summer subscription costs Dhs1,999 juniors 17 years old and below; Dhs4,599 individual; Dhs5,599 couple; and Dhs6,599 family, including two children up to 18 years old
Contact: 02 557 8000; email@example.com
Platinum Links membership from June 1 to September 30: Dhs4,950 (single); Dhs5,950 (couple); Dhs6,950 (family)
Platinum Academy four-month membership from June 1 to September 30: Dhs3,000 including four 50-minute golf lessons
Gold Academy four-month membership from June 1 to September 30: Dhs2,000 including one complimentary 50-minute golf lesson with a professional
Contact: 02 810 7710/7753; firstname.lastname@example.org
NORTHERN EMIRATES AL HAMRA GOLF CLUB, RAS AL KHAIMAH
Al Hamra’s ultimate summer golf access pass is valid from June 1 to September 30
Dhs1,399 (UAE residents individual; Dhs2,699 (UAE residents couple)
Al Hamra VIP card holders and EGF members can also buy the pass for Dhs1,299 (individual) and Dhs2,499 (couple)
Contact: 07 244 7474; email@example.com
AL ZORAH GOLF CLUB, AJMAN
Play unlimited golf at Ajman’s newest course from June 1 to September 30
Individual Dhs2,995; family Dhs4,995; young professional (18-25) Dhs2,295; junior (17 and under) Dhs1,495 Contact: 06 701 4780 Website: alzorahgolfclub.ae
SHARJAH GOLF & SHOOTING CLUB
Summer golf and academy memberships are available from June 1 to September 30.
Single: four months Dhs750; two months Dhs450; Pair: four months Dhs1,250; two months Dhs750. Junior rates also available.
Please note: if the four months summer membership is purchased in May, winter member’s rates apply
Unlimited use of the driving range, putting and chipping green Access to the pool, basketball and tennis courts Contact: 06 548 7777 Website: golfandshootingshj.com
TOWER LINKS GOLF CLUB, RAS AL KHAIMAH
Summer player’s pass costs Dhs850. Valid from June 1 to September 30, seven days a week.
Wicked Wildcard: one month - one wildcard costs Dhs850 or two for Dhs1,600; two months - one wildcard Dhs1,550 or two for Dhs2,900; three months - one wildcard Dhs2,550 or two for Dhs3,650; four months - one wildcard for Dhs2,850 or two for Dhs4,000.
Sign up by May 21 and play unlimited golf until October 15, 2016 Contact: 07 227 9939 Website: towerlinks.ae
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