borgo tracking pixel

First “Sergio Melpignano Challenge”

Costantino Rocca - Emanuele Canonica - José María Olazábal 

Santiago Luna - Sandy Lyle - David Howell


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 David Howell (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


Read more details about the offer




Information request

Please, fill in all required fields.

© 2017 Borgo Egnazia - Nowhere else | Savelletri di Fasano - 72015 Fasano Brindisi Puglia Italy | info +39 080 225 5000 | reservation +39 080 225 5850 | GPS:40.87468117188141,17.39812742907816
Follow Borgo Egnazia on Facebook Follow Borgo Egnazia on Twitter Follow Borgo Egnazia on linkedin Follow Borgo Egnazia on Instagram

Company information: Egnathia Iniziative Turistiche S.r.l. - Registered Office: Via Claudio Monteverdi, 16 – 00198 Roma IT
VAT 01841220740 - Cap. sociale i.v. € 200.000,00 – C.C.I.A.A. di Roma n. REA 1253762
Web design & development Ingenia Direct