Faldo Series Asia Grand Final returns to Vietnam for another 4 years at Laguna Lăng Cô.
Asia’s best junior golfers will descend on Laguna Lăng Cô to compete in the 15th Faldo Series Asia Grand Final on 19th – 21st April 2023 as the resort is named “Home of the Faldo Series Asia” until 2026.
The Faldo Series has announced that it will return to Laguna Lăng Cô for the next four years as it names the resort as the “Home of the Faldo Series Asia” after a three year pause do to the pandemic the course will host the 15th edition of the Faldo Series Asia Grand Final from 19th – 21st April, 2023. The best junior golfers from over 22 countries in Asia will come to Laguna Lăng Cô hoping to be crowned Champion of Asia as they test their skill against Sir Nick Faldo’s Signature designed course.
Boys and girls aged between 12 and 21 compete throughout the year in the Faldo Series Asia for World Amateur Golf Ranking (WAGR) points, aiming to meet 6-time major champion Sir Nick Faldo at the Faldo Series Asia Grand Final.
As well as competing for the coveted title of Faldo Series Asia Grand Final Champion, the junior players will also get the chance to meet Sir Nick and attend several coaching clinics, where he will teach them new techniques and skills at the Laguna Golf Academy. “I could not be more excited to be returning to Laguna Lăng Co for another year of the Faldo Series Asia Grand Final”, said the six-time major champion Sir Nick Faldo. “It has been three years since I was back, the upgrades to the course at really taking shape, every time I host the Asia Grand Final there it never fails to create a spectacular event and I am excited to welcome all the players back after our three year delay”.
Adam Calver, Director of Golf & Destination Marketing at Laguna Lăng Co said “We are honoured to be the “Home of the Faldo Series Asia” until 2026. Having the Asia Final returning for the next four years is a testament to our dedication to providing equal opportunities for the next generation of golfer in Asia. Hosting the Faldo Series Asia Grand Final is our favourite event each year, watching the players, both boys and girls from across Asia compete for the title of Asia’s Champion is exhilarating, the Faldo Series changes lives for so many young players around the world and we are proud to be a part of that.”
The Faldo Series aims to help reach more juniors around the world, by introducing them to the game through grassroots initiatives and helping them to develop the skills and attitudes needed to become a professional golfer. It also aids the development of golf by staging events in less-established golfing-nations and using Sir Nick, who attends the Faldo Series Grand Finals and plays a part watching the juniors in action while providing professional guidance for both the physical and mental demands of the game.