The Ivobank PGA EuroPro Tour is delighted to add Five Lakes Hotel Golf, Country Club and Spa to this year’s calendar.
The course near Colchester hosts the Tour on September 2-4 this year in the Brooks Brothers 2008 Classic – timber company Brooks Brothers sponsoring this tournament.
Sam Pigott, the Tour’s Commercial Director, said: “We are delighted to add Five Lakes Hotel, Golf, Country Club and Spa to our roster of venues for this year, and with Brooks Brothers as the title sponsor, it represents a fantastic association with them both. With the history that Five Lakes has, it is the premier course in Essex.”
Charles Morgan, Operations Director of AB Hotels Group, said: “It is always a great honour to host a EuroPro Tour event. Under the direction of course manager Peter Smith, our greens staff have been carrying out a significant amount of work on the course to ensure it is of a very high standard.”
The Pro-Am is on Monday (September 1) followed by a Gala Dinner in the evening with a Charity auction in the aid of the Cutty Sark Trust, with sponsors Brooks Brothers a major part of the restoration of the historic clipper ship.
Date Posted: 21/07/08