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DLF Golf and Country Club awarded with Asia Pacific Order of Zenith

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

The pride of super luxury communities of Gurugram, the impeccable Golf, and has been honored with the coveted 'Pacific Order of Zenith' by Group at the Asian Awards 2018.

The award ceremony was part of the 2018 Pacific Summit which was staged from November 1-3 at Bangkok, the capital city of While the Golf and became the first of the country to receive this honor, Mr. Aakash Ohri, the Senior of DLF5 received the title of 'Personality of the year'.

The ceremony was attended by delegates from over 22 countries. A unique award designed to recognize distinguished golf clubs and permanently enshrine these clubs in a hallowed class all their own, the Order of Zenith is the highest and most prestigious award reserved for a select few golf clubs in Asia.

The prestigious and much sought - after Asian Golf Awards are devoted to recognizing and honoring the best in the Golf industry and are widely regarded as the "Oscars" of golf awards in Asian golf industry. The Best Locker Room awards also went to Golf and and Mr. Vishal Bharti, AVP, was awarded with the Award.

Situated on the Raghavendra Road (erstwhile Golf Course Road), Gurugram, Course was inaugurated in 1999. holds the distinction of being the first course in the country to offer Day/Night Golf, thus making golfing in summers a truly enjoyable experience. The Club boasts of brand new 18 holes designed by commissioned in 2015 and the original 9-hole course designed by Arnold Palmer.

Over the past decade and a half, this club has hosted many Asian and professional tournaments, including the Asian, Australian, and European co-sanctioned 2½ million dollar Johnnie Walker in 2008. Among other tournaments hosted include European Tour-sanctioned events like the Avantha Masters (2010 2011 and 2012), the Hero Men's Indian Open 2017 and six editions of the Hero Women's Indian Open.

The also has the first professional in the country which equipped with Performance Centre, a state-of-the-art training facility at par with the best in the world. The comprises 2 Hitting Studios, 1 The Hitting Studios offer golf instruction by leveraging advanced Each Studio is fitted with the V1 Pro 4-camera system and high-speed cameras, the SAM Balance Lab, the K-Vest and the Trackman launch monitors to enable golfers to assess their game accurately.

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First Published: Thu, November 08 2018. 18:00 IST