The Fourth edition of the Mercedes Trophy Golf Tournament in Qatar gathers 88 players
Doha, Qatar, April 2019: Nasser Bin Khaled Automobiles, the Authorized General Distributor of Mercedes-Benz in Qatar, hosted the fourth Mercedes Trophy Golf Tournament that took place on 6th April at Education City Golf Club, with the participation of Mercedes-Benz car owners & golf enthusiasts in Qatar.
Following three successful tournaments, the fourth edition of the Mercedes Trophy Golf Tournament gathered 88 players in three main categories: Men A (0-12 handicap), Men B (13-28 handicap) and Women.
Organized and hosted by Nasser Bin Khaled Automobiles, the Authorized General Distributor of Mercedes-Benz in Qatar, the annual Mercedes Trophy Golf Tournament was inaugurated in 2016 to promote sports and act as a gathering platform for Mercedes-Benz owners in a relaxing and interactive atmosphere. The tournament is a part of the International Mercedes Trophy Golf Tournament that is organized by Mercedes-Benz in different countries.
Mr. Ihab El Feky, Chief operations Officer – Auto, at Nasser Bin Khaled Group said: “Nasser Bin Khaled Automobiles continues its legacy in promoting sports and hosting social events that enhance the relations among Mercedes-Benz cars owners, to celebrate together in a relaxing ambience away from work stress. This fourth edition of the trophy complements our successful record of three editions to promote sports and social engagement with our valued customers and golf enthusiasts in Qatar. We thank our partners and sponsors: Ziebart, Total and Education City Golf club, all the players for their participation, and also congratulate the winners of the fourth edition of the cup which is now a key event in Qatar’s social and sports calendar”.
The sessions witnessed healthy competition in three categories, where Simon Roger Davies won the first place in Men’s Category A, while Paul Kelly and Shehryar Arshad got the second and third places respectively. In Men’s Category B, Sanjay Jain reserved the first place followed by Tassaduq Bandey in the second place and Jake Couper in the third. In the women’s category, Nada Mir
won the trophy, while Beth San Jose was the first runner up and Tasnin Kaz was the second Runner up. Besides, four players received special prizes for their exceptional performance, including Paul Kelly for the longest drive, Arnav Jai for longest putt holed, while Saad Awan for the nearest to the rope, and Nguyen Anh for the nearest to the pin. All participants got valuable gifts from NBK Automobiles and event while the winners received their trophies and prizes during the gala awards ceremony.
The tournament reflects NBK Automobiles and Mercedes-Benz’s appreciation to patrons of the luxury brand and is designed to create an interactive community sports event that brings people together to celebrate the values and ethos of the brand known for excellence, luxury and quality. This year, Ziebart, Total and Education City Golf club are the sponsors of the fourth Mercedes Trophy Golf Tournament.
The fourth Mercedes Trophy Golf Tournament also gathered media from Qatar who attended a full day of joy and excitement. Starting with the open-air breakfast with NBK Automobiles team among Mercedes-Benz cars, the reporters who represent dailies, magazines and online portals, along with social media influencers enjoyed a full and comprehensive golf training session under the supervision of professional trainers.
2019 marks the 29th Anniversary of the prestigious Mercedes Trophy Golf Tournament globally. It is an exclusive series of invitational golf tournaments conducted over the world for Mercedes-Benz Owners. Each year, over 60,000 players from more than 60 countries tee off at the Mercedes Trophy in local, regional and national events, competing to qualify for the Mercedes Trophy World Final at the ‘home of the automobile’, Stuttgart, Germany. This venue underlines the close relations between the brand Mercedes-Benz and golf, and reflects the values of luxury and elegance that they represent.
Nasser Bin Khaled Automobiles has built its success by establishing solid, longstanding relationships with its customers, and by offering a wide range of quality products. As a brand name, Nasser Bin Khaled Automobiles is deeply associated with a history of premium quality service and market leadership. Established in 1957, Nasser Bin Khaled Automobiles is Qatar’s exclusive distributor of three of the world’s most respected, iconic brands: Mercedes-Maybach, Mercedes-Benz and Mercedes-AMG.