A Thrilling Format, a Singular Field of Starters: At the Schueco Match
Play on July 30, the Company's Brand Ambassadors Will Compete Against
one Another in a Ryder Cup Manner
BIELEFELD, Germany, June 16, 2011 /CNW/ - Good news for golf
enthusiasts: The Schueco Open 2011, the largest and best-manned
invitation tournament in Germany, will now begin on July 30 at 3:30 pm
with Schueco Match Play. Twelve top golfers, six teams, and nine holes
in a four ball, best ball playing format - Schueco will put golf fans
in the mood for this year's Schueco Open on Sunday, July 31, with an
extraordinary golf highlight. Schueco brand ambassadors Martin Kaymer,
Henrik Stenson, Geoff Ogilvy, Bubba Watson, Ian Poulter, Dustin
Johnson, Alvaro Quiros, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Gregory Havret, Edoardo
Molinari, and Liang Wenchong will compete against one another in the
first Schueco Match Play at Golf Club Hubbelrath in Dusseldorf. Similar
to the Ryder Cup, the pro golfers will play against each other in
national teams. Germany's top layer and World Number Three Martin
Kaymer will play together with Maximilian Kieffer. The 20-year-old
Kieffer is one of the most talented young German golfers and is
successfully active for Golf Club Hubbelrath.
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"With Schueco Match Play we have managed to extend the sporting aspect
of the Schueco Open, which is high to begin with, even further. The
tournament's spectacular field of participants and the exciting playing
formats will offer spectators top-notch golf at a world-class level for
two days," said Dirk U. Hindrichs, the President and CEO of Schueco
International KG. "We are convinced that with this kind of top sport we
can thrill many golf fans and win over others. This will further
increase the popularity of the sport and of our brand ambassadors - and
will advance Schueco further as a brand." For the third time in a row,
golfers will tee off on climate protection. For those who cannot watch
the tournament live, the TV channel sky will broadcast the event.
Suspenseful competition between nations
The first Schueco Match Play promises to be a true golf highlight.
Martin Kaymer and Maximilian Kieffer will compete against Dustin
Johnson, number nine in the world, and Bubba Watson, the current world
The two Spaniards Alvaro Quiros and Miguel Angel Jimenez will play
against Grégory Havret of France and the Italian golfer Edoardo
Molinari. Another European team will consist of the recent British
Volvo Match Play Championship winner Ian Poulter and the Swede Henrik
Stenson. Geoff Ogilvy, one of the top players on the PGA Tour, and
Liang Wenchong, the best Chinese player, will form Team Oceania.
Spectators will be admitted starting at 2:00 pm on July 30. The golfers
will tee off on tee 10 of Golf Club Hubbelrath's well-known East
Course. Tickets for Schueco Match Play on Saturday are available as of
immediately at http://www.schueco.de/tickets-en.
You can't get any closer to a top golfer: caddie for a Schüco brand
Those who want to see more world-class golf after the Schueco Match Play
should not miss the Schueco Open on Sunday. At Germany's most
successful and best-manned invitation tournament, Schueco brand
ambassadors and other internationally successful pro and amateur
golfers will compete in Dusseldorf. Schueco is offering golf fans the
unique opportunity to caddie for a Schueco brand ambassador on both
days and experience a round of a top athlete at the golfer's bag. You
can apply to be a caddie for a Schueco brand ambassador at http://www.schueco.de/caddie-en. Further information on the Schueco Open, tickets, and more are
available at http://www.schueco.com/golf.
In addition, with exclusive VIP offers Schueco is giving visitors the
opportunity to meet the brand ambassadors away from the greens and
fairways on Players' Night on July 30, an unforgettable gala evening.
In addition, Schueco is offering VIP Hospitality tickets, enabling golf
enthusiasts to be present when the coveted Schueco Winner's Cup is
handed to the new champion.
If you are interested, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Schueco - Green Technology for the Blue Planet.
That means clean energy from solar products and windows. And the
contribution that Schueco makes to the environment with pioneering
building envelopes. To be more precise, with Energy: Saving Energy - Generating Energy - Networking Energy. Window and
façade systems not only save energy due to optimum thermal insulation,
they also generate energy thanks to efficient solar solutions. This
creates an excess of energy which can be used by means of intelligent
networking. For building functions, as well as for everyday life. The
result is a significant step towards energy self-sufficiency. Towards
the sustainable conservation of natural resources. And for a secure
future. With 5250 employees and 12,000 partner companies, Schueco is
active in 78 countries worldwide and achieved turnover of 2.38 billion
euros in 2010.
SOURCE Schueco International KG
For further information:
Marketing contact: Schueco International KG