La Manga Golf Course
The prestigious La Manga Golf Course in Murcia, South East Spain is to host the S.M El Rey Cup later this month. The world class golf line up is headed by the European number 1, Matthew Jordan. He will be joined by several England squad members. The competition features 115 players from 21 countries including France, Spain, Norway, Germany and Ireland.
At the age of 22, Matthew Jordan, a member of the England and Ireland 2017 Walker cup team, is ranked 17th in the world but faces strong competition from an international line up of players. The results will determine the World Amatuer Golf Rankings.
La Manga Golf Course is the perfect venue for such an event having hosted the Spanish open 5 times and numerous other high profile tournaments. La Manga deservedly won the title of Europe’s Best Golf Venue 2017 at the World Golf Awards. The golf course opened in 1972 and is located next to the magnificent Calblanque National Park and Mediterranean Sea. The golf course is also the official training base of the Lawn Tennis Association. The resort covers an área of 566 hectares and includes accommodation, professional sports facilities, Wellness Centre and boasts 350 days of sun a year!