Trion, the leader in the management and development of golf courses on a large scale, has announced that Lumine Mediterranean Beach & Golf Community, one of the new most impressive golf destinations in Europe, has been elected host the second stage of the prestigious school of qualification of the European Tour the tournament will see some of the brightest promises of the world meet in the impressive resort on the Costa Dorada towards the end of the year to compete in the Challenger Lumine Lakes Course, designed by Greg Norman to win the privilege of playing the 2013 European Tour international schedule. Lumine joins the Hills Golf & Country Club, South of Alicante and recently chosen as one of the best 100 fields of continental Europe, both managed by Troon and that they have earned with the honor of hosting the school rating.
“We are thrilled that this honor has been awarded to Lumine, which is testament to the rapid growth of the resort in the world of golf and the hard work and dedication of its management team,” commented Bruce Glasco, Vice President and general manager of international operations of Troon. “Having the European Tour in two of our fields in Spain puts us in a unique and privileged position, and is a great opportunity for both facilities to demonstrate their credentials on the international scene.”
Located just an hour towards the South of Barcelona, on the Costa Dorada, Lumine Mediterranean Beach & Golf Community is a paradise for golfers prepared to host large events of golf. Account with 45 holes in perfect conditions throughout the year, practices of first order facilities, two houses club, service impeccable, numerous hospitality offers accommodation for all tastes and budgets, several excellent restaurants, a renowned Beach Club, and is very close to Barcelona and Reus airports.
Mike Stewart, director of the European Tour’s qualifying school, was thrilled to welcome to another seat of Troon to the list of the school, and said: “this is an event of great importance for the European Tour, since it offers professional golfers, both young people and older, the opportunity to realize his dream of playing on the European Tour.” Working with facilities managed by Troon sure take the conditions of a world class field and high levels of service and attention to detail that makes our job a little easier. I have no doubt that Lumine will be a place as good as Las Hills Golf & Country Club has been in 2012 & # 8243.
The Challenger Lumine Lakes Course is a design style links with several obstacles of water meanders around the picturesque wetlands. Located on 70 hectares of land, Lumine Golf Club also includes the Hills Course, more traditional, a second field of 18 holes that passes through pine and olive trees, and with spectacular views of the coastline. Rightly called Ruins Course, 9-hole-course is another design of Norman that continues through the Roman archaeological remains of the 2nd century, to complete an impeccably presented 45 holes of golf offer to accommodate golfers of all ages and abilities.
Calle Carlsson, CEO of Lumine Golf Club, see School of qualifying as the first great step to become the hottest new destination for golf in Spain, and said: “we are looking forward to welcome the stars of tomorrow in Lumine Golf Club, and I can assure you that the field will be in perfect condition for four days.” “Golf courses and all the resort have prepared to lead and organize the most important events, and I have no doubt that this will be the start of something special for Lumine Golf Club as the region of the Costa Dorada”.