The first “Sergio Melpignano Challenge”: a not-to-be-missed event celebrating a man’s life and his passion for golfing and his land. A tournament bound to become an annual appointment. An opportunity to do some good.
2 days featuring European golf stars in honor of Sergio Melpignano, a visionary entrepreneur who realized his lifelong dream of bringing high-end golf to his beloved Puglia. Guest stars: Costantino Rocca e Emanuele Canonica (Italy), José María Olazábal and Santiago Luna (Spain), Sandy Lyle and Paul Lawrie (UK).
For the first time in Italy: 6 golf legends, 3 countries, a challenge held on the spectacular 18-hole San Domenico Golf course overlooking the crystal blue Adriatic Sea. A “party” including the authentic and incomparable beauty of Puglia, the delicacies of the best Apulian culinary tradition and our warm and carefully crafted hospitality service.
A grand celebration in company of Sergio Melpignano’s family and friends, a chance to honor his teachings and the foresightedness that made Puglia a sought-after destination. From the 17 to the 19 November, the First Challenge Sergio Melpignano offers a perfect combination of sport, fun and charity. All the raised funds will be donated to AmoPuglia, a nonprofit organization helping cancer patients.
- 17th November: check-in at Borgo Egnazia and trial run on the San Domenico Golf course, followed by a welcome dinner in typical Apulian style.
- 18th November: a challenge featuring 6 golf stars, followed by a 45-minute clinic held on the training course unveiling the secrets of the “perfect swing”. In the evening, the gala dinner with the golf champions.
- 19th November: Pro-Am, followed by prize giving ceremony.
For info and reservations:
tel: 080 2255850 - 080 4829200