The fourth year of D+D REAL Czech Masters, event from European Tour series, will be held from August 31 to September 3, 2017. Prize money remains one million Euro.
“At this moment we know that great stars, John Daly and Lee Westwood, will come again. Our first winner, Jamie Donaldson, will arrive as well. Darren Clarke will be completely new face of our tournament. This year’s Ryder Cup captain of Europe Team, winner of The Open in 2011, won 14 tournaments on the European Tour, 3 PGA Tour events, was also world number two. We rank him among golf icons, “says Petr Dědek, owner of the promoting company RELMOST.
Forty-eight years old Northern Irish golfer Clarke returns to Czech tournament on the European Tour after twenty years. He played here four times in a row, twice finished on the fifth place.
“This group of stars is far from definitive,” says Dědek.
At least ten Czech players will take part in this tournament, including members of RELMOST ProGolf Team. These are currently Filip Mrůzek, Jan Cafourek, Daniel Suchan, Petr Dědek jun., Aleš Kořínek, Lukáš Tintěra and Slovakian best golfer Ján Friesz. Assured participation have also some of the best Czech amateurs who will be nominated by Czech Golf Federation.
This year nearly 25 000 spectators visited D+D REAL Czech Masters. Fact that Czech registered golfers had a free entry significantly helped this number.
„Spectators with Czech Golf Federation membership card will have a free entry for next year as well. The news is that owners of Raiffeisenbank credit cards can also entry free of charge. Neither children under 15 or disabled will be required to pay the entry fee. For all the others tickets are already available, sale started on December 1 at Ticketpro. Entrance fee remains unchanged. For Thursday and Friday it is CZK 100, for Saturday or Sunday CZK 200. Four day ticket costs CZK 400″ explains Pavel Poulíček, Executive Director of Relmost.