Joburg ready for 10th hosting of top golf event
The Joburg Open is an important tournament in the golf calendar for both local and international players.
It is co-sanctioned by the Sunshine Tour and PGA European Tour as an official Order of Merit event.” The prize money is 1.3 million euros and this will be shared amongst all the players who will make the cut.
The Joburg Open, one of the most prestigious tournaments on the South African And European golf tours, will be hosted by the City in January for the 10th time next year.
“It has proven its value as a highly successful event to market Johannesburg to a huge international audience says Bongi Mokaba, the Director: Events Management who has seen the Joburg Open grows into a global tournament that will be broadcasted to television audiences in 35 countries.