MercedesTrophy is a worldwide invitational amateur golf series that has a history of over 2 decades and has earned international recognition in the worldwide golfing calendar.
Since 2009, MercedesTrophy Hong Kong has opened the door for golfers in Hong Kong to enter the MercedesTrophy World Final. Winners from MercedesTrophy Hong Kong will represent Hong Kong to compete in the MercedesTrophy Asian Final in Australia. The top scoring Mercedes-Benz owner among the Hong Kong team will win the qualification to the MercedesTrophy World Final in Germany.
This year, the one-day amateur golf tournament will be held on June 26, 2015 at Hong Kong Golf Club; we are glad to announce the all-new qualifying road to MercedesTrophy Hong Kong 2015, begins with entering into one of the qualifying tournaments* organized by the Hong Kong Golf Association. If you are interested to join, please refer to the details as below:
Road to MercedesTrophy Hong Kong 2015
Your road to MercedesTrophy Hong Kong 2015 begins with entering into one of the below qualifying tournaments organized by the Hong Kong Golf Association (i). Details and the entry form can be obtained from
Qualifying Tournament 1 *
Spring Men's Tournament | Clearwater Bay Golf Club
Qualifying Tournament 2 *
Spring Ladies Tournament | Clearwater Bay Golf Club
Qualifying Tournament 3 *
Seniors Close Championship | Discovery Bay Golf Club
May 6th - 8th
Qualifying Tournament 4 *
Mid-Summer Classic Tournament | Hong Kong Golf Club
June 15th - 16th
Golfers who successfully qualify for the MercedesTrophy Hong Kong 2015 (iii) will receive an invitation pack at the end of the qualifying tournament, and are required to confirm participation by returning the enrollment document before the deadline (the date on the entry form).
MercedesTrophy Hong Kong 2015
The format of play will be Stroke Play with division winners based on Net scores through Stableford points with individual handicap index adjusted based on course rating in accordance with recommendations by USGA.
During the tournament, players will be divided into divisions as follows:
Division A: Handicap 0-9
Division B: Handicap 10-15
Division C: Handicap 16-24
Division D: Handicap 0-33.5
(Handicap groupings will be subject to change depending on the number of players in each division after handicap revisions made by the Tournament Committee.)
Winner+, Runner-up+ & 2nd Runner-up will be awarded in each Division A, B, C and D
Special Hole Competition Awards:
Hole-In-One#, Nearest to the Pin, Nearest to the Line & Longest Drive
+ : Winner from Division A, B, C and D as well as the top player among Mercedes-Benz owners from Division A, B and C will proceed to the Asian Final.
(Should the winner from either Division A, B and C be the top player among Mercedes-Benz owners, the winner and the runner-up of that division will then be qualified to the Asian Final.)
# : There will only be one Hole-In-One prize available for the whole tournament. The prize will be awarded to the first winner only.
MercedesTrophy Asian Final and World Final
Seven winners from the MercedesTrophy Hong Kong (6 winners from the Men’s categories and 1 winner from the Ladies’ category) will then advance to play in the MercedesTrophy Asian Final(iv) in Gold Coast, Australia, in August 2015. The best scoring Mercedes-Benz owner among the Hong Kong representatives will then proceed to the MercedesTrophy World Final(v & vi) – held in Stuttgart, Germany in October, competing against players from over 30 nations across the globe for the ‘Nations Trophy’.
Qualifying Tournament HKGA
MercedesTrophy Hong Kong 2015 June
MercedesTrophy Asian Final 2015 Gold Coast, Australia August
MercedesTrophy World Final 2015 Stuttgart, Germany October
For further inquiries, please contact Ms. Zoe Leung at +852 2895 7370.
We look forward to seeing you at the various tournaments.
Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Limited reserves the rights to amend any information, rules and regulations without prior notice as well as make the final decision in case of any disputes.
Terms and Conditions:
(i) Entries into the qualifying tournaments will be accepted at the discretion of The Hong Kong Golf Association (HKGA), their decisions will be final and is limited to subscribers of the HKGA. In the event of over subscription, entries will be decided by ballot.
(ii) To enrol as a HKGA member, please fill in the application form at www.hkga.com (under the ‘Handicapping Information’ section) and return to HKGA with an annual membership fee of HK$500.
(iii) Limited quotas will be reserved in each tournament for owners of a Mercedes-Benz vehicle, registered through Zung Fu Company Limited, to enter the MercedesTrophy Hong Kong 2015.
(iv) The rule of “one-year ban” applies to MercedesTrophy Asian Final 2015. Participants of MercedesTrophy Asian Final 2014 will not be allowed to qualify again for the MercedesTrophy Asian Final 2015.
(v) To qualify for the MercedesTrophy World Final, the player must be an owner of a Mercedes-Benz vehicle, registered through Zung Fu Company Limited before participating in the MercedesTrophy Asian Final and during the MercedesTrophy World Final.
(vi) The rule of “once-in-a-lifetime” experience applies to MercedesTrophy World Final 2015, all Mercedes-Benz owner can only participate once in MercedesTrophy World Final.
(vii) In the event of any inconsistency between the English version and the Chinese version, the English version shall prevail.