Most striking legacy continues
In 1989, the most captivating premium amateur golf tournament kicked off worldwide famously known as The MercedesTrophy. This international phenomenon attracts around 60,000 players competing every year from over 60 countries. This three-tier structured amateur golf series has proved more than just a competition: it is a once in a lifetime experience.
Over the years, MercedesTrophy India has turned out to be one of the most prestigious and longest running corporate golf tournament in the country. The first edition of the competition held in 2000, saw only 60 participants enlisted whereas in the last edition, we had more than 2500 enthusiastic golfers enjoying over 25 days of golf, spread across 12 cities. In 2019, this esteemed tournament will enter into its 19th Edition giving Mercedes-Benz customers and potential golfers a once in a lifetime experience.
The British Open
Mercedes-Benz is the official sponsor of the British Open, which is one of the oldest and most reputable professional golf championship. The purest form of golf is celebrated with tradition and innovation that’s made The Open Championship a historic event. With this thrilling championship, one can expect world’s best golfers and also our Mercedes-Benz brand ambassadors teeing off to win the iconic Open trophy, the Claret Jug.
Drive to the Major
The ‘Drive to the Major’ is an integral part of MercedesTrophy and the British Open, where regional winners from all participating countries can not only witness The Open championship but also qualify to play in a friendly game of golf called ‘Monday After Event’ at the same courses where the Open Championship take place. This ‘money-can’t-buy experience’ gives the qualifiers a chance to test their skills on one of the toughest golf courses in the world.
Since 2014, Mercedes-Benz is the global sponsor of the most prestigious and exclusive golf tournament in the world: The Masters. Full of legendary moments, this global championship has always offered an unforgettable experience in the golfing world. The US Masters is an ‘invite-only’ event and is held in the city of Augusta, Georgia, U.S.A. every year. The winner of The Masters gets a green jacket which is one of the most coveted prizes in the sporting world.