Drive To The 2022 MercedesTrophy
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has announced the return of the MercedesTrophy. Started in 1991, this premium amateur golf tournament is now in its 32nd year.
“Like our products, golf embodies the passion for perfection. Each swing has to be perfect every time. This strong connection between the game and our brand has led to the active involvement for Mercedes-Benz in this sport since its inception in 1989. The MercedesTrophy is a sporting event that reflects the brilliant connection of sports and lifestyle while underlining the luxury status for Mercedes-Benz. The game always brings us back together for more and we are very proud to host this again in full swing this year,” said Michael Jopp, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia.
The MercedesTrophy tournament is exclusively for Mercedes-Benz Malaysia customers only, and allows them to further experience the Mercedes-Benz brand through their passion for golf. As an international tournament, the MercedesTrophy has established itself as one of the most coveted events, hosting over 60,000 golfers in more than 60 countries annually.
This year’s competition will once again be played in 5 qualifying rounds. It will start at the Kota Permai Golf and Country Club, Selangor on 15 June 2022. One of the qualifying rounds (QR3) will be held at Forest City GR, Johor on 30 June. The winners from each round will then meet for the National Final which will be held at the Saujana Golf & Country Club, Selangor on 21 July. Meanwhile, the qualifying round for the Women’s Category will be held at Qualifying Round 5 on 7 July at the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club.
For the Men’s category, the handicaps are as follows:
- Category A − Handicap 0 – 12
- Category B − Handicap 13 – 20
- Category C − Handicap 21 – 24
For the Women’s category (Category D), Handicap is 0 – 36
The winners of each round will meet for the National Final on 21 July 2022 and the top 2 finishing finalists with highest stableford points in the National Final will qualify for the MercedesTrophy World Final in Stuttgart, Germany.
To encourage the perfect drive, the first player to achieve a Hole-In-One on any of the 2 designated par-3 holes at each venue will win an all-new Mercedes-Benz E 200 Avantgarde Line worth RM330,240*. Other prizes include Mercedes-Benz exclusive merchandise and other novelty prizes from the marketing partners for MercedesTrophy i.e. Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia, Crestlink, EPOS, The Edge, Taylormade, The Saujana Hotel, Carlsberg and Precise Rehab.
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia hereby invites owners who had purchased a Mercedes-Benz vehicle from any authorised dealer in the last 5 years to give their best and be part of the MercedesTrophy worldwide. To secure your spot in the competition, visit https://www.mercedestrophy.com.my/register. Registration is based on first come, first served basis.
For further enquiries, kindly contact the Mercedes-Benz’s Customer Care toll-free line: 1-800-88-9880.
*Retail price is effective until the end of the tax incentive period.