The Honda LPGA Thailand 2022 officially announced that the registration for the Honda LPGA Thailand National Qualifiers 2022 is now open from 7th – 24th December, 2021. 90 Professional, amateur, and up and coming Thai golfers across the nation are invited to participate in the qualifying round for the opportunity of a lifetime to go Beyond Greatness and compete at the Honda LPGA Thailand 2022 from 10th – 13th March, 2022 at the Siam Country Club Old Course, Pattaya.
The National Qualifiers 2022 commence from January 18th-20th, 2022 and will consist of a practice round followed by an exciting two-round competition at the Siam Country Club Old Course, Pattaya Chonburi Province. Interested applicants are required to register from December 7th – 24th, 2021 with a registration fee of 1,600 Baht and may download the entry form from https://hondalpgathailand.com/national-qualifiers/. The qualifiers will feature a field of 90 local players teeing-off for the chance to play in Thailand’s leading golf tournament. All professional or amateur golfers keen in participating must have a certified handicap of 2.0 or less as of December 1st, 2021.
The winner of the National Qualifiers will earn an exclusive invitation to compete in the Honda LPGA Thailand 2022 at the same golf course from March 10th – 13th, 2022. The leading golf tournament in Thailand features 60 of the world’s best LPGA players and 10 invitees who compete for a prize purse of $1.6 million USD or approximately 53 million THB. As a tournament that has made a name for itself by spotlighting Thai women golfers as a major force in the sport, the Honda LPGA Thailand continuously aims to inspire a new generation of golfers through efforts such as the National Qualifiers.
This sentiment was echoed in the Honda LPGA Thailand 2021 that saw Thai golfers defend their national pride on our home course with young marvel, Atthaya Thitikul and emerging golf star, Patty Tavatanakit gaining worldwide acclaim following their consistent dominant streaks throughout the tournament and fellow local favourite, Ariya Jutanugarn ultimately becoming the tournament champion. The upcoming tournament is ready to once again host momentous occasions for everyone from up and coming golf enthusiasts to professional athletes.
The Honda LPGA Thailand 2022 is looking forward to welcoming more new and aspiring Thai golfers to showcase their skills and prove that they can go Beyond Greatness at the qualifiers.
Amidst the current pandemic, the qualifying event will follow protocols such as the D-M-H-T-T-A precautions to mitigate the risk of COVID-19. These include but are not limited to, ATK testing, wearing face masks, physical distancing and encouraging consistent hand-washing.
About Honda LPGA Thailand
The Honda LPGA Thailand is the flagship LPGA tournament that has been held in Pattaya, Thailand since 2006. The tournament is currently hosted annually at the Siam Country Club Old Course, Pattaya Chonburi Province which has since become known as the home of Honda LPGA Thailand. As the only LPGA sanctioned event in Thailand with a rich 15 year legacy, the tournament features 60 of the world’s best LPGA players and 10 invitees who compete for a prize purse of $1.6 million USD. Gaining recognition as a launching pad for young Thai players in golf and elevating Thailand’s status as a leading golf tourism destination, the tournament attained 1,843 global broadcast hours televised across 41 markets in over 100 countries for the 14th edition in 2021.
Honda LPGA Thailand is organised and promoted by IMG and proudly presented by Asian Honda Motor Co., Ltd. and Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co., Ltd. This world-class tournament is also supported by the Sports Authority of Thailand, National Sports Development Fund (NSDF), Tourism Authority of Thailand and sponsored by Bangkok Bank, Betagro Group, EVA Airways, Daikin, GS Battery and Trust Golf.
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