Monte Rei Golf & Country Club celebrates 10th anniversary

Monte Rei Golf & Country Club

Monte Rei Golf & Country Club

To celebrate its tenth anniversary, the Monte Rei golf resort, located in the Eastern Algarve, has organized a special event calendar featuring themed dinners and golf tournaments from 22 July to 12 August. The date marks also the beginning of a new phase of growth of the golf resort. In the year it celebrates a decade, Monte Rei Golf & Country Club has growth projects, such as the construction of 40 new apartments next to the Clubhouse, already started, and for next year is scheduled to begin construction of the second Jack Nicklaus golf course – Monte Rei south – and the start of the projected hotel and beach club.One of the Monte Rei golf resort’s birthday events, which has already proved successful the previous year, is the “Guest Chef” dinners at Vistas, the resort’s main restaurant, with host chef Albano Lourenço inviting three Chefs with Michelin Star to join him in the kitchen: Vitor Matos (Antiqvvm, Porto) on July 22, Jordi Esteve (Nectari, Barcelona) on the 29th and Henrique Sá Pessoa (Alma and Tapisco, Lisbon) on 11th and 12th August. For its part, the Varanda restaurant will host theme dinners: Algarvian Nights on July 30th and August 6th and Indian Nights on August 3rd and 10th.On August 1st and 10th, two different golf tournaments take place: the first with individual stableford format and the second with scramble texas. With regard to the celebrations, Salvador Lucena, general director of Monte Rei Golf & Country Club, comments: “This year Monte Rei celebrates a decade of success, recognition and new projects, so we would like to share this moment with all those who Contributed to our development. To mark this special date, we have prepared a calendar of events that highlights our valences at golf and gastronomy and that will take place over three weeks.”

Enjoy Monte Rei golf resort experience with this Add Values:
– Free Shared Buggy
– Free Driving Range – 1 hour before play
– No pairing up of players
– Monte Rei bag tag
12 minutes interval Tee Times
and some special offers, including Twilight green fee , Golf and Tapas , or Golf and Degustation dinner.

Jack Nicklaus launches new golf balls to the market

 jack nicklaus golf balls

Black, Blue and White, to correspond to the tees used by every golfer

The great golf player, Jack Nicklaus , will present a new line of golf equipment, design , marketing and industry. In November, the champion of 18 Grand Slam tournaments will launch a new line of golf balls to help golfers to choose the most appropriate to their level of play:  Black Nicklaus , Nicklaus Blue and Nicklaus White, and each corresponding to the tees where golfers normaly play.

The Nicklaus Black is designed for single-digit handicaper who regularly play from black bars or more overdue . The Nicklaus Blue is for players who use the media tees , while Nicklaus White are designed for high handicaps , both men and women , who use the most advanced tees .

In the past, Nicklaus gave his name for golf balls but this new line is owned , manufactured to your specifications after 3 years of testing. Bridgestone will handle with the manufacturing.

The balls will be sold exclusively on the website of Jack Nicklaus and through stores, in golf courses designed by Nicklaus. The percentage of sales will be donated to Nicklaus Children’s Health Foundation .

See this video link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R7XV_xIaNgc

Jack Nicklaus is the architect of the Monte Rei golf course, ranked #1 in Portugal and #10 in Europe.