As a part of the Asian Development Tour (ADT) system, BRG Open Golf Championship Danang 2022 is the tournament that Vietnamese golf fans have long been looking forward to, promising to bring memorable experiences to golfers and tourists attending the tournament.
More than 6 years have passed, since the Ho Tram Open 2015 finished with the championship belonging to Sergio Garcia, there has not been any more professional international tournaments held in Vietnam, although in recent years Vietnam has always been selected as “Asia’s Most Attractive Golf Destination” and “World’s Most Attractive Golf Destination”
However, at the end of this August, the BRG Open Golf Championship Danang 2022 – a part of the ADT system, will take place in this S-shaped country. This is a tournament organized and sponsored by BRG Group – a leading unit in Vietnam golf industry development. After 22 years, BRG Group has opened a system of 7 golf courses with 127 holes of international standards, and these courses are constantly in the top of the most beautiful golf courses in the world. BRG Group also cooperates exclusively with Jack Nicklaus Academy to operate the BRG Golf Center academy system.
Gathering talented golfers around the world
BRG Open Golf Championship Danang 2022 will bring together 144 international and Vietnamese golfers, including 01 Pro-Am contest and 03 official rounds. The top 50 golfers on the leaderboard after finishing 36 holes will be in the final round and compete for a prize of 75,000 USD. This will give Vietnamese golfers the opportunity to experience and get acquainted with the professionalism of a leading regional tournament.
Besides, as a tournament in the Asian Development Tour system, BRG Open Golf Championship Danang 2022 will have the presence of extremely talented golfers from all over the world. Names such as the 2017 ADT champion, the golfer who has claimed 3 Asian Development Tour title – Pannakorn Uthaipas, or the golfer who is leading the Order of Merit of ADT 2022 – Chonlatit Chuenboonngam, or Chen Guxin – who ranked 409th on the OWGR, along with a series of golfers in the Top 500 OWGR.
As for the golfers of the host country, the best and most elite Vietnamese golfers will also be present. Those are Truong Chi Quan, Nguyen Huu Quyet, Doan Van Dinh, Do Hong Giang and Nguyen Van Toan, who are in the Top 10 on the VGA Tour Money List.
Along with that is the appearance of talented young golfers such as Nguyen Anh Minh, Nguyen Dang Minh, Nguyen Bao Long or Nguyen Nhat Long. All will create an attractive tournament.
High-class golf course designed by Jack Nicklaus
In the first time being held in Da Nang, BRG Open Golf Championship Danang 2022 will take place on the Nicklaus Course, belonging to the BRG Danang Golf Resort complex. Designed by the legendary Jack Nicklaus, this is the first stadium in Vietnam as well as in Asia built in the typical embankment style of Florida (USA).
Designed as a Par 73 golf course, but in this tournament, the organizers will adjust the standard number of clubs to 72 with a length of 7,363 yards. In which, the normal 10th hole is a Par 5 hole – will be adjusted to a Par 4 hole with a length of 502 yards. This will be a challenge for golfers participating in the tournament.
In addition to the above adjustment, the grass areas on the course will also be set at standard lengths such as fairway grass 11mm, semi rough 25mm, rough 60mm, and green speed during the tournament days will be maintained from 9 feet 6 to 10 feet 6.
Enjoy Danang Golf Tourism Festival 2022
In particular, the BRG Open Golf Championship Danang 2022 is one of the events of the Danang Golf Tourism Festival taking place from August 28 to September 3, 2022, including activities: an international conference on golf tourism development, activities to visit, experience and practice golf, charity activities and promote Da Nang tourism. This is an opportunity for golfers, along with tourists around the world to experience the festive atmosphere of the most livable city in Vietnam.
In addition to experiencing the world-class course, athletes and spectators when coming to BRG Open Golf Championship Danang 2022 also enjoy the most luxurious resort services at luxury hotels Sheraton Grand Danang Resort.
Along with that, a series of cultural, culinary and tourism activities are included in the program of activities of the Danang Golf Tourism Festival 2022. This is an opportunity for Da Nang in particular and Vietnam in general to introduce his image to international friends in the context of the ‘new normal’ of the world.