Posted on 14 February 2011
Major event to place Turkey on golfing map
Belek, Antalya, Turkey’s up and coming golf center, is readying to host a major golf event in May with the 250,000-euro Turkish Ladies Open, a part of the 2008 Ladies European Tour (LET). Martina Eberl, a LET player, believes that the event will be a success.
In recent years, Turkey has proven itself a successful host of major events, including the Formula 1 Turkish Grand Prix and the 2005 Champions League final, and now the country is ready to host a major golf event, the Turkish Ladies open.
The 250,000-euro Turkish Ladies Open, which will be a part of the 2008 Ladies European Tour, will be held at the National Golf Club from May 5-11. The National Golf Club is located in Belek, Antalya, Turkey’s up and coming golf center where 13 golf courses are located.
Source: Belek, Antalya – Turkish Daily News 3rd March 08