HSBC Premier to hold annual Golf Tournament in Nuwara Eliya

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HSBC Premier will once again hold its annual Premier Golf Tournament at the picturesque Nuwara Eliya Golf Club on 6 September 2014. The tournament will kick off with a pre-event ‘swing under the stars’ at 6.00p.m on 5 September 2014, which will be the first of its kind in Sri Lanka. HSBC Premier Golfers will be able to test their skills of accuracy with only a Driver. That’s not all, a putting competition will also be organised for all family members, followed by Cheese and Wine at the Club House. This year’s Golf tournament scheduled on 6 September is expected to attract a larger contingent of golf enthusiasts competing for the HSBC Premier Challenge Trophy and a chance to witness the HSBC WGC Champions Golf Tournament, scheduled to take place at the Sheshan International Golf Club in Shanghai, China from 6-9 November 2014. Nilantha Bastian, Head of Retail Banking and Wealth Management, said: “We are delighted to once again host the Premier Golf Tournament at the Nuwara Eliya Golf Club which is celebrating its 125th year milestone, this year. This year will include many value added benefits for all participants to afford Premier Golfers a truly enjoyable weekend. We look forward to welcoming those who could not participate last year, to join the tournament this year.” With the tournament leading up to the long weekend in September, HSBC Premier Golfers can avail themselves to special savings on accommodation at St Andrews Hotel, The Grand Hotel and Araliya Green Hills Hotel during the event, with a 50% discount on bookings made through the Premier Concierge service, by calling 4472233. Furthermore, Premier Golfers can enjoy special deals along the way with a 25% saving during breakfast, lunch and dinner at the famous Ambepussa Rest House as well as enjoy complimentary refreshments at the Mackwoods Labookellé Tea Centre from 4-8 September. For those pressed for time or longing to experience an aerial view of the hill country, Cinnamon Air offers a special rate at Rs. 35,000 (per person) to and from Nuwara Eliya on 5 and 7 September.  Premier Golfers can book their seats by calling 2475475. Moreover, Premier Golfers can gear up with a special saving of 20 % on golf merchandise at Pro Golf Ltd. from 3-6 September. They could call 2683818 for details or visit 1271 Model Farm Road, Colombo 8 or visit the Nuwara Eliya Golf Club. For more information Premier Golfers can contact their Relationship Managers or call 4472272.