Bunkered all your golfing needs

Amendoeira to host world class junior event

The International Field Is Welcomed To The Official Opening Ceremony Of

Amendoeira Golf Resort in Portugal will host the ninth edition of the Oceânico World Kids Golf Championship, from July 24-28 this year. This annual celebration of junior golf attracts budding stars from across the globe and is always a big hit with families.

The internationally renowned event takes place on the resort’s award-winning Faldo and O’Connor Jnr courses and is open to boys and girls, between the ages of seven and 18. 

The Faldo Course At Amendoeira Golf Resort

The week's fun-packed schedule includes three rounds of Stableford golf being played over four days, a Par 3 'parent and child' tournament played on the resort’s Par 3 Academy course, official opening and closing ceremonies, and a prize-giving dinner.

We are extremely excited to welcome young golfers from all over the world

Christopher Howell, Chairman of the Oceânico Group, said: “We are extremely excited to welcome young golfers from all over the world for a week of tournament action and family fun.

"We have always been committed to nurturing talent and it is an honour to host our renowned event for a ninth year.”

Competitors and their families can also enjoy time experiencing luxury living at Amendoeira Golf Resort. The first-class on-site facilities include: outdoor swimming pools, tennis courts, 5-a-side football pitches, a gymnasium, children’s playground, games room, as well as a restaurant and bar.

Preferential accommodation rates are offered to participants for two-bedroom apartments or luxurious five-bedroom villas, providing an idyllic setting for the perfect family holiday. Set amidst an area of outstanding natural beauty and just 35 minutes’ drive from Faro airport, the resort is a 'must' for golf lovers and families alike.

Distinct Architecture Frames The Community Atmosphere At Amendoeira Golf

As well as the internationally-renowned tournament, Amendoeira offers its junior members the opportunity to harness their skills and grow their passion for the game with tuition and weekly competitions via its Kids School.

World Class Facilities At Amendoeira Golf Resort

A host of world-class outdoor practice facilities are at the juniors’ disposal, including one of the finest par-3 courses in Europe, the nine-hole Oceânico Academy Course, one of the largest and best conditioned driving ranges in the region, a practice putting green, and long and short game practice areas.

Entry fees range from €125 to €270 and includes 4 rounds of golf, one practice round on the day prior to the start of the tournament, tee prizes, tickets to the opening and closing ceremonies and buffet lunch for three days.

For more information, visit amendoeiraresort.com

-

Golf News

Steve Williams to split with Adam Scott as he makes LPGA bow
Steve Williams

By Bunkered Golf Magazine

Thomas Pieters to host innovative European Tour event
Thomas Pieters

By Bunkered Golf Magazine

FedEx Cupdate: The Final Standings
Justin Thomas

By Martin Inglis

Rules of golf strike again as pro gets brutal four-shot penalty
Matthew Southgate

By Martin Inglis

Niall Horan leads plaudits for Connor Syme after fantastic pro debut
Connor Syme

By Bunkered Golf Magazine

Other Top Stories

Tiger Woods' arrest 'a massive scream for help' - Phelps
Tiger Woods

By Bunkered Golf Magazine

Catriona Matthew named 2019 Solheim Cup captain
SOLHEIM CUP

By Bunkered Golf Magazine

REPORT Golf boom: How Scotland's munis are thriving
Archive

By Martin Inglis

PGA Tour brings in comprehensive gambling policy
PGA Tour

By Bunkered Golf Magazine

24 of the coolest golf carts ever made
Lists

By Bunkered Golf Magazine

Watch Denis Pugh Lessons See all videos right arrow

play button
How to make a consistent backswing
Watch
A narrow stance for a better turn
Watch
play button
Controlling the speed of your back swing
Watch
play button
A very individual golf swing and lesson
Watch
See all videos right arrow

Join our community
subscribe to our newsletters below