Real Club de Golf Sotogrande will be the host of the first championship called Desafío Fundación Seve Ballesteros.

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The 9th of April the Real Club de Golf Sotogrande will be the host of  the first championship  called Desafío Fundación Seve Ballesteros.

The  Real Club de Golf Sotogrande is situated only 10 minutes  away from the  HotelClub Marítimo de Sotogrande.  You only have to leave the exclusive port of Sotogrande, cross the Guadiario river to reach this fabulous nature of the the Club and enjoy a great day practising your Golf.

The first champinship of the Seve Ballesteros foundation will take place o the 9th of April since this is the day this golf genious will celebrate his 54th birthday. In adition the Real Club de Golf Sotogrande will be present at 153  other spanish golf courses all over Spain, with more than 12.000 golfers competing.

 The Seve Ballesteros foundation is a private non- profit organization that focuses its efforts primarily on the recruitment, funding and promotion of research projects on brain tumors. In addition the foundations helps young talents to develop their golf skills  

The elected golf course

Founded in 1964, the  Real Club de Golf de Sotogrande  is the first golf course desiged by Robert Trent Jones in Europe and you can play an easy golf for training like a challenging golf for professionals.  It is considered a golf course with a double personality because it combines a europeans location  with an amercian design.

The “Old course” as the locals call it because of its competitor  Valderrama Golf Club,which is conisdered as the “ New Course”,is covered with Pine Trees, Oak trees, Eucaliptus and giant Palm trees, making this course unique and beautiful in this natural environment. The large greens and the large tees, tipical for a Trent Jones design permit a great varity of flag positioning make this course easier to play of adding dificulties.

In addition the  the  Real Club de Golf de Sotogrande  offers other instalations to the member or non members, the golf Shop, Bar and restaurant, games room, padel tennis courts and gym offer distraction to all those who do not participate in the tournament but do not want to miss this very special day.

Inscriptions for the Golf tounameent “I Desafío Seve Ballesteros”:

Open:  Wednesday 30 March to 7 April