MercedesTrophy Hong Kong 2016 was successsfully hosted by Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Limited on 13 May at the Hong Kong Golf Club.
This is the eighth year for this golf tournament in Hong Kong and a total of 124 amateur golfers attended the event to compete for four division’s prizes and six Special Hole awards including Hole-in-One. Earlier this year, Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Limited announced the ‘Road to the MercedesTrophy Hong Kong 2016’, the qualifying format that provides even more opportunities for Hong Kong golfers to take part in the renowned MercedesTrophy through a cooperation with its longstanding partner Hong Kong Golf Association.
On the day, the perfect weather allowed the players to show their skills. Four cars were displayed on or nearby the golf course – Mercedes-Benz GLE, Mercedes-Benz GLS, Mercedes-AMG SLC and the “Hole-in-one” award car, Mercedes-Benz C 200 Coupe.
After the tournament, participants could relax and enjoy the cocktail while waiting for the gala dinner and award ceremony to start. During the dinner a total of 7 winners eligible to enter the MercedesTrophy Asian Final held on 9-12 August this year at Brisbane, Australia, were announced. A special thanks was also given to the sponsors HUGO BOSS, TaylorMade and GOLF VACATIONS.
Of the Hong Kong representatives entering the MercedesTrophy Asian Final, the highest scoring Mercedes-Benz owner will also represent Hong Kong to compete with other golfers from all over the world in the MercedesTrophy World Final in October in Stuttgart, Germany.