Luton Hoo to host the Bridgestone Challenge for the second year

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Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa has been chosen as the host venue for prestigious golf tournament the Bridgestone Challenge once again in 2018, which will take place from 6 to 9 September. Additionally, the luxurious venue on the Hertfordshire/Bedfordshire border will also host the pre-event Pro Am on 5 September.

As part of the European Challenge Tour, the Bridgestone Challenge will bring together golf’s rising stars to tackle the course, paving their way in the professional game. Sponsored by Bridgestone Tyres, the four-day event is free to attend.

Matthew Long, General Manager at Luton Hoo said, “We are delighted to be hosting the Bridgestone Challenge for a second consecutive year this September. We thoroughly enjoyed being part of the European Challenge Tour schedule last year and are looking forward to being involved again in 2018 in an even bigger and better event.”

Five-star Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa is surrounded by 1,065 acres of countryside and boasts 228 unique bedrooms and suites, award winning cuisine, luxury spa and a 7,107 yards 18-hole par 73 Championship golf course. The country house hotel is within half an hour of London’s Kings Cross Station and close proximity to motorway networks.

Alain de Soultrait, director of the Challenge Tour commented on the upcoming event, “We are delighted to be able to partner with Bridgestone Tyres again in 2018 and are excited to build on the success of last year’s event; we are also very pleased to return to Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa.

 

“The Challenge Tour is the best path for young players looking to make their way in the professional game, and we have seen many great English players come through our ranks.”

To find out more about the Bridgestone Challenge visit www.europeantour.com.