• Wedge pitches in to win Volvo World Golf Challenge

    American Rodney ‘Wedge’ Louison has won the World Final of the Volvo World Golf Challenge at the Royal Golf Club in Bahrain, making up for the disappointment of losing out on countback in the Volvo Golf Champions Amateur Pro Team Competition last Saturday. But it [...]


  • Casey ends title drought with thrilling win in Bahrain

    Watched by His Highness Shaikh Nasser Bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sport and President of the Bahrain Olympic Committee, Paul Casey ended a 20-month title drought when he captured the inaugural Volvo Golf Champions in Bahrain. The 33 [...]


  • Digging deep for golf

    Part of the Volvo Group, Volvo Construction Equipment may not have the glamour of its cousins in Volvo Cars but the business plays a key role in Volvo’s award-winning sponsorship, digging deep for golf on and off the course. Says Klas Magnusson, Senior Vice President, [...]


  • True Brit wins Volvo Golf Champions amateur pro team competition

    In a momentous day on the European Tour, amateurs enjoyed their day in the sun, playing with the pros in the Volvo Golf Champions Amateur Pro Team Competition, with Kevin Aherne from Volvo Car UK driving off with the amateur’s prize, whilst Darren Clarke and [...]


  • Volvo World Golf Challenge World Final

    The world final of the Volvo World Golf Challenge (former Volvo Masters Amateur) is held in conjunction with the Volvo Golf Champions. An extensive programme, alongside playing golf, with test-driving on the Bahrain International Circuit is planned for the finalists. And – they will have [...]


  • Lady leads the way

    Of the 500-plus players who took part in the Volvo Masters Amateur Tour in the UK this year, it took a lady, Jenny Brown to lead the way as six of the best head to Bahrain and a crack at bringing home the world title [...]


  • Alexander the great heads to Bahrain

    The sixth and by some way the most prestigious amateur golf championship in Bulgaria saw 72 finalists compete for just one place in the Volvo Masters Amateur World Final early next year, and it was 10-handicapper Alexander Evtimov who triumphed, booking his place in the [...]


  • Wedge pitches in for World Final

    The inaugural Volvo Masters Amateur event (from now on Volvo World Golf Challenge) in Qatar delivered an appropriately named champion in the form of Wedge Louison, who makes the short hop to Bahrain for the world final and the chance to ‘Play with the Pros.’ [...]


  • Irish eyes are smiling

    A country with a great golfing heritage and many great players such as Graeme McDowell, Padraig Harrington and Rory McIlroy to inspire, the Volvo Cars Ireland version of the Volvo Masters Amateur has grown and grown in recent years, with 21 events this year. That’s [...]


  • American Idols

    At 6,588-yards and Par-71, the American course at the Château de la Tournette Golf Club in Belgium may not be the longest on the Volvo Masters Amateur circuit, but it is for sure a course that tests the players and requires all 14 clubs in [...]



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