The Mena Golf Tour Season 1 Venues are as follows:
Abu Dhabi Golf Citizen Open Saadiyat Beach Club – Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
Schedule: September 25 to 28 — First event at Saadiyat Beach Golf Club in Abu Dhabi. Prize money US$50,000.
As the Arabian Gulf’s first and only ocean course, Saadiyat Beach Golf Club features several beach-front holes with spectacular views of the Gulf’s glittering, crystal blue waters. The home of the annual Saadiyat Beach Classic that attracts some of the world’s top golfers in a pro/celeb-am format is organically designed so that golfers don’t ever have to play the same hole twice.
Ras Al Khaimah Classic – Tower Links Golf Club – Ras Al Khaimah, U.A.E.
October 2 to 5 – Second event at Tower Links Golf Club in Ras Al Khaimah. Prize money $50,000
Set against the backdrop of the majestic Hajar Mountains in Ras Al Khaimah, the Tower Links Golf Club opened its doors in May 2004 with the floodlit back nine and Golf Academy. In January 2005, both the front nine and the Clubhouse were also operational.
Tower Links Golf Club is a challenging 18 hole, par 72 golf course. The club possesses an outstanding range of facilities enabling golfers to improve their standard of play. The back nine holes and practice facilities are fully floodlit for night play.
Shaikh Maktoum Dubai Open – Al Badia Golf Club – Dubai, U.A.E.
October 9 to 12 – Third event at Al Badia Golf Club, Dubai. Prize money $50,000.
Featuring abundant water and plants indigenous to the Arabian Gulf, the 18-hole, par-72 Championship course at Al Badia Golf Club captures the character and beauty of Arabia.
Water moves throughout the course. The layout incorporates eleven lakes, several smaller ponds, streams and numerous cascading waterfalls. Strategically, water is used for lateral hazards as well as carry hazards on twelve of the holes.
MENA Tour Championship – Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting, and Golf Club – Al Ain, U.A.E.
October 16 to 19 – Tour Championship at Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting and Golf Club. Prize money $75,000.
Formerly known as the Palm Sports Golf Resort, Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting and Golf Club offers a picturesque and challenging experience for all golfers. The professionally-designed layout, par 71 plays 6,612 yards from the Black Tees and 6,129 from the Blues for the less experienced golfer, white and red tee boxes offer a shorter layout while maintaining the many unique features and hazards of the course.