The Competition

A season-long knockout competition open to all amateur club golfers across the England, Scotland and Wales...

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The National Finals

The Marriott Forest of Arden is host to those lucky enough to get through to the National Finals

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The International Grand Finals

The Grand Finals will take place in May 2017 and will be played on 3 of Abu Dhabi’s world renowned golf courses.

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Abu Dhabi Matchplay Golf Championship


Now in its 3rd year the Abu Dhabi Matchplay Golf Championship is a season-long knockout competition open to amateur golfers across England, Scotland and Wales.

This  fantastic opportunity to compete in the individual and pairs competitions is delivered in partnership with Golf in Abu Dhabi (Yas Links, Saadiyat Beach & Golf Club, Abu Dhabi National) Etihad Airways and Rotana Hotels.

The competition will present those qualifying through to a 5* experience of golf in Abu Dhabi, Home to part of the European Tour,s Desert Swing trilogy of events and with the final round played on the magnificent Abu Dhabi National Golf Club, amateur golfers in the UK really do have the chance to follow in the footsteps of the pro’s. The golf doesn’t stop there with the extensive finals covering 6 days of expenses paid finals and 3 rounds of competition at Abu Dhabis two other world championship courses*. Yas Links Golf Club recognised as possibly the best links course outside of the UK and Saadiyat Golf Club (Home of the Gary Player Invitational) make up the impressive array of golf courses that will determine the Abu Dhabi Amateur Matchplay champions.

The competition format is a  matchplay knock-out taking place between July and March and with its unique 36 hole home and away  1st round structure, provides a fantastic opportunity for amateur golfers to experience and compete in a truly professional experience.

Closing date: June 22nd 2018

  • The expenses paid finals does not cover the tax element of the international return flight. Finalists are responsible for this cost – See competition rules

The Competition

The Abu Dhabi Matchplay Golf Championship is a season-long knockout competition open to amateur club golfers across the England, Scotland and Wales.

International Grand Finals

International Grand Finalists will compete in the 5* golfing experience in Abu Dhabi

The Rules

We have laid down the below rules and guidelines to provide clarity and ensure maximum enjoyment for all entrants.

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Sign up today before all the places are taken! Closing date  Monday 18th May 2015.

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