GOLF PARTNER TAKES OVER KOTA PERMAI DRIVING RANGE
n November 30, Golf Partner Malaysia opened their first-ever driving range out of Japan at the award-winning Kota Permai Golf & Country Club (KPGCC). Under the management of Transview Golf Sdn Bhd, the opening marked the expansion of Golf Partner in Malaysia coinciding with several stores located nationwide.
Golf Partner is reknowned as the World No.1 secondhand golf equipment company since 1999 and was acquired by the XEBIO Group from Japan back in 2008, forming the largest network of mega golf & sports shop all over Japan. Here in Malaysia, through Leonian Singapore, Transview Golf was entrusted to expand this network across the country with its first inaugural Golf Partner store in Kelana Jaya back in 2014.
CEO of Golf Partner Co. Ltd, Junya Ishida officiated the opening of the driving range
Otogether with Frankie Choo, Director of Transview Golf, and Senior Group General Manager of Kota Permai Golf & Country Club, Tang Meng Loon.
“Today is indeed a proud moment for us Golf Partner here in Malaysia, as this is the first driving range that we are operating outside of Japan. This business is not something new to Golf Partner as we do manage about close to one hundred (100) driving ranges in Japan,” said Ishida. “We at Golf Partner here will strive to implement the service quality that Golf Partners is providing in Japan, customer satisfaction is always our priority! We will also work closely with KPGCC to increase the patronage to the range as well as increase the number of golfers by providing introductory golf lessons to beginners. We are indeed excited of the prospects Golf Partner have here and we are looking forward to expanding to other areas in Malaysia when the opportunity arises.”
The Golf Partner driving range is opened not only to members of KPGCC but as well to the public. All golfers visiting the range can test any golf clubs that is on display at the Golf Partner shop at the driving range.
Golfers can purchase the club after testing it or trade-in used their used clubs as Golf Partner offers a good deal for trade-ins. A fitting centre will soon be opened as well as part of the services to the golfers to make this driving range a onestop centre for golfing needs.
The Kota Permai Golf Academy is headed by instructor Wong Hon Mun and assisted by Ng Shern Wei and Tommy Chin Yik Tung. golfdigestmalaysia