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Welcome to the Take Solutions INDIA GOLF AWARDS 2017. In its fourth year we celebrate a special edition – GOLF FOR GOOD – tracing the history of golf and its stellar milestones. It’s this evening, where the crème de la crème of the country’s golf fraternity celebrates excellence.
The very best in the game get the recognition they deserve. The country’s only golf award ceremony promises to set new global standards with every passing edition.
The Take Solutions India Golf Awards is a superlative platform for golfing stars from all walks of life. Golfing greats like Gary Player, Peter Thomson have associated with the jury of these awards, and it’s our endeavour to continue to build it as an institution par excellence.
GolfingIndian.com is the only platform in India to have interviewed legend late Arnold Palmer at his home in Latrobe, exploring his barn full of golf memories and his love for taking golf to the rest of the world.
Take Solutions India Golf Awards
TAKE is a global technology solutions and service provider, with significant focus across two principal business areas – Life Sciences and Supply Chain Management. It supports golf in a big way and has fostered some of India’s best golfers in SSP Chawrasia, Khalin Joshi, Chikkarangappa and more.
SRF’s Contribution to the game of Golf
Building on its group legacy of supporting sports, SRF patronised the oldest professional tournament on the Indian golf circuit, SRF All India Golf Matchplay. The tournament, which was earlier known as DCM Golf Matchplay, continued till 2011. The company’s contribution to the game of Golf is inspired by its founder Chairman, Dr. Bharat Ram, who was a pioneer of professional golf in India. A golfer of repute himself, Dr. Bharat was one of the founding members of Delhi Golf Club and Indian Golf Union. Continuing with the family tradition, SRF’s Managing Director, Ashish Bharat Ram and its Dy Managing Director, Kartik Bharat Ram are also avid golfers and regulars on the golf circuit.
One of the best five star hotels in New Delhi, Roseate House is one you promise to admire for its service and offerings. The full service, upscale property is spread across an area of 1.6 acres and is designed specially to match the evolving needs of the new generation cosmopolitan guests. The hotel showcases a young perspective on global hospitality which will be classic in lineage and nouveau in execution.Roseate House is a thirty minutes drive to the historical capital of New Delhi and corporate hub of Gurgaon and just ten minutes away from the International Airport. Owned by Bird Hospitality, the brand aims to offer an exceptional product with the dynamic team. This property also embodies the brand philosophy of showcasing a new spectrum of hospitality. Well balanced modernity and effervescent atmosphere offers a contrasting respite from the city hustle.
Mizuno is one of the world’s leading companies in providing golf equipment and gear. It believes in contributing to society through the advancement of
sporting goods and the promotion of sports. Mizuno not only supports sporting activities by offering better sporting goods but also develops products and services that make the most of the value of sports and actively spread that in daily life.
India is all set for the Take Solutions INDIA GOLF AWARDS powered by www.golfingindian.com and supported by most of India’s top golf patrons on March 18th in the national capital. The INDIA GOLF AWARDS are a first and unique initiative because they recognise and award golfers not just from the professional categories but also from the golfing business community, they recognise celebrities and bureaucrats who play the game and reaches out to the industry with special prizes for women, juniors, best golf courses, academies and even real estate around golf courses.
ARNOLD PALMER MESSAGE
Ahead of this majestic award ceremony, Golf legend Arnold Palmer hailed the efforts of Indian golf and said “I believe we need to make golf as simple as we can for the international golfers. And of course a lot of the Indian people travel all over the world and learn to play golf in other international cities whether in Europe or America and that is very important. I believe new talent will grow and come from countries like India. We must promote the sport there.” Palmer has recently opened an India office to promote his brand here. Gary Player who led the Jury for the event in the first edition said he was elated to see recognition for golfers. “Thank you for helping a game I love so much and has done so much for me. I have been a professional golfer for 60 yrs, winning so many tournaments. There is no other sport like golf.”
The awards powered by India’s foremost golf site www.golfingindian.com will be the hallmark event starting this year and aims to position itself as a premium event for the game and attract well known players, industrialists, policy makers and avid supporters of the game at a special event in Delhi
Speaking on the launch of the India Golf Awards, Shaili Chopra, the founder of golfingindian.com said “We strongly feel there is a need to recognize golfing excellence beyond tournaments and championships. The country’s first golf award ceremony will set new global standards. The very best in the game will get the recognition they deserve as for the first time golfing corporate honchos, celebrities, bureaucrats, national leaders will be rewarded for their game on the same stage as golf’s professional maestros from India and the world in a bespoke and stylized ceremony.”
It is going to be one of the greatest award ceremonies that the country will witness and the very best in the game will get the recognition they deserve. It is where the crème de la crème of the country’s golf fraternity will celebrate excellence.
TAKE SOLUTIONS INDIA GOLF AWARDS
Golf In India has finally come of age. In what promises to remain India’s fastest growing sport, golf had a turning point this week. In a star studded ceremony held for the first time in India, The Take Solutions India Golf Awards made its debut in recognizing the leading names of Indian proferssional golf and corporate champions of the game. The India Golf Awards powered by www.golfingindian.com and created by leading golfing journalist Shaili Chopra recognized over 30 special winners across categories who were chosen by a special jury led by none other than the legendary GARY PLAYER. The chief guests for the evening were Chief Minister Bhupinder S Hooda of Haryana (a state in north India which has courses designed by Arnold Palmer, Gary Player and Jack Nicklaus) and Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Ahluwalia.