(Al Ain, UAE) – On January 16th 2016 the Emirates Golf Federation (EGF) hosted the first National Monthly Medal of 2016 at Al Ain Equestrian Shooting & Golf Club (AESGC). With a field of 36 players and perfect weather conditions the competition was tough.
Winners of the January 2016 National Monthly Medal at Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting & Golf Club
AESGC is located in Oasis City, Al Ain. AESGC is an 18-hole Championship Course that offers a scenic and perplexing experience for all golfers. With yardages tipping out at 6,839 yards this challenging course is the perfect venue for the to start the New Year.
The overall winner of the January 2016 National Monthly Medal was Yaslam Al Ameri. Al Ameri not only won the overall competition with 39 Stableford points but he also won the best gross prize by shooting an 83.
The Runner-Up and winning after a count back, with 43 Stableford points was Abdulla Al Marzooqi. Rounding out the top three, in Third Place was Lora Al Marzooqi with 34 points.
Awards were also given based on handicap with an A-Division (0-14 handicap) and B-Division (14-24 handicap) winners. Winning the A-Division Prize was Mohammed Al Hajeri with 34 Stableford Points. Reema Al Heloo won the Division-B prize with 44 Stableford Points.
In the Junior Division, Reema Al Heloo was the clear winner by 6 points, with her 44 Stableford points. The Runner-Up was Alia El Emadi with 38 points and the Third Place prize went to Mohammed Al Hajeri with 35 Stableford points.
The event had On Course Challenges for both the Adults and Juniors that added competition to the day. Winning the Adult Longest Drive Award on Hole 3 was Yaslam Al Ameri. The winner of the Junior Longest Drive Award on Hole 10 was Mohammed Al Hajeri. Wrapping up the On Course Challenges, Reema Al Heloo won the Junior Nearest to the Pin Award on Hole 15.
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