Updated: Jun 23, 2020
The annual golf tournament took place on Friday, 29th November 2019, in association with Dulwich College Yangon, at Pun Hlaing Golf Club developed by Yoma Land. Pun Hlaing Golf Club, a member of Pacific Links International network of courses, and the only club in Myanmar to gain this accolade.
This popular tournament offered opportunity for teams of four to compete in an 18-hole Texas Scramble calculated by the peoria system, so individual handicaps was not required. This system will calculate each teams handicap based on fixed random holes not known to participants.
The day began at 11 am for a 12 noon shotgun start. And the tournament featured a hole-in-one competition, played on hole 12. The winner stood a chance to win a Mercedes-Benz, A Class AMG (RRP of $75,000). Golfers were treated to cocktails, canapé, fun and games on the lawn, before a buffet dinner with free flow beer and wine.
The British Chamber of Commerce Myanmar is an independent, non-profit membership organisation which aims to promote, support and represent business interests in Myanmar.
The organisation launched in July 2014 with the support of high profile British businesses - four Founding Patrons: Shell, Jardines, Prudential and Standard Chartered Bank.