• Heart and Seoul of Volvo World Golf Challenge

    Over 250 players took part in the two Volvo Masters Amateur events in Korea this year and for the two champions, a seat on the plane from Seoul to Bahrain and the World Final is the big prize, including the chance to play with the [...]


  • Czech mate has Royal appointment

    Now in its fifth season, the Volvo Masters Amateur series in the Czech Republic is proving as popular as ever and after three qualifiers and a national final, it is low-handicapper Vojtech Dostal who has booked his place in the World Final in Bahrain. Having [...]


  • Swede dreams of success

    Around 7,000 Swedes set out on the long and arduous road to the World Final of the Volvo Masters Amateur and following the four-day National Final staged in September, the six successful Swedes can book their tickets for the plane to Bahrain. Just half-a-dozen players [...]


  • Flying Finns get set for Bahrain

    Since its inaugural Volvo Masters Amateur series just three-years-ago, Finland has become one of the most enthusiastic advocates of the series and, following their national final in Helsinki, two ‘Flying Finns’ are now practicing hard for the world final in Bahrain in January. From the [...]


  • Austrian amateurs close in on final

    Now a firm favourite amongst Austrian amateurs, the 2010 Volvo Masters Amateur sees around 1,000 players competing in nine qualifying events with one aim in mind, qualifying for the National Final on 11th September and, who knows, the possibility of a seat on the plane [...]


  • Pole to Pole

    Now in its sixth season, the Volvo Masters Amateur in Poland is gathering momentum, family friendly golf the name of the game as over 200 players chase a coveted place in the national Final and the chance to go for glory and a place in [...]


  • Order of Merit in the UK

    As one of the ‘early adopters’ of amateur golf, Volvo Cars UK has been hosting Volvo Masters Amateur tournaments for a quarter of a century and now, the amateur portfolio consists of not one, or two but three events with something to suit golfers throughout [...]


  • Who will reign in Bahrain?

    As the Volvo Masters Amateur goes into its 25th year, one of the world’s most popular and engaging amateur golf series breaks new ground as the World Final heads to the Middle East, to Bahrain for the first time in its long and eventful history. [...]


  • Korean dentist extracts 2009 title

    The 48-year-old Korean dentist had sailed into a seemingly unassailable lead following Monday’s opening round at La Quinta, scoring 41 points, but he was reeled back into the field at Finca Cortesín. The father of three signed for 22 points, taking his aggregate total to [...]


  • The Volvo for golfers everywhere

    On June 1, 2009 Volvo Cars announced that the company will launch a plug-in hybrid car in 2012 as part of a joint project with Swedish electricity supplier Vattenfall. Already, however, the plug-in hybrid Volvo has been beaten to the market by a smaller version [...]



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