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Golfing glory This month this Special theme: Golfing glory will present some of the Benelux and France’s best golfing spots, featuring the most spectacular greens in various breathtaking settings. Ranging from the smaller 9-hole courses to challenging championship courses, there certainly is something for every golfer. And if you happen to be in the Netherlands this month, then don’t miss the Amsterdam Golf Show. Show off your skills, learn new tricks, buy professional equipment or get advice from golfing experts, the show is a true mecca for the golfing enthusiast. TEXT & PHOTOS: AMSTERDAM GOLF SHOW
On 25 and 26 April, Borchland in the Netherlands is the place to be. This nine hole par 3 golf course will host the 9th edition of the Amsterdam Golf Show. The facilities are excellent with a 3,000 square metre indoor space for the exhibitors, a double deck covered driving range and two practice greens. visitors can use the par 3 course for free with the exception of a few holes where contests will be held. There are several restaurants and terraces and in the exhibition hall a catering pavilion will be installed during the show. Also the parking facilities are superb; for five euros your car is at the venue and safe for the whole day. There is a lot happening during the Amsterdam Golf Show: people can test the newest equipment on the driving range, or have a club fitting done, in ten minutes, on
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the spot, new grips can be placed and various training tools will be demonstrated. The exhibitors will offer a wide range of golf products and services. From a pitchfork to full golf sets, all can be bought at the stores covering over 600 square metres. Furthermore, ranging from single night golfing trips all the way to six week all-inclusive holidays, all kinds of golfing breaks can be booked here. Impressive innovations in trolleys and buggies will be demonstrated and many interesting offers in green fees on different courses in and outside the country will be available. One can get information on many golf subjects or join contests like the longest putt or the hole-in-one challenge. Free lessons are given by the pros of PGA Holland offered by the Dutch Golf Federa-
tion and for the kids there will be the Fun Factory. During the start of the afternoon trickmaster Mark Reynolds will do a fantastic trick show on the driving range. More than enough reasons to download your free ticket from the website. www.amsterdam-golf.com
Times and prices Saturday 25 April from 10am to 6pm Sunday 26 April from 10am to 5pm Free entrance with a ticket; without one, tickets on the door are €5. Parking €5
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