Sudesh Aggarwal (centre), chairman of EAGL, with the committee members of the Ladies Masters.
Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The Emirates Amateur Golf League (EAGL) has announced that an annual Ladies Tournament will be held in October, 2022.
To be held under the banner of EAGL, the Ladies’ Masters will be part of the overarching and existing EAGL group of events, which already includes: Corporate Golf, Men’s Golf, Junior Golf and now Ladies’ events.
The EAGL mandate is to encourage amateur golf in the UAE, be inclusive and support golf for men, ladies and juniors, irrespective of their age, nationality and sex.
It also raises the bar for amateur golf to create the special experience of being a ‘Pro for the Day.
Sub-committees under the EAGL corporate structure are being established and one already confirmed and the representatives appointed, will have the terms of reference to start negotiations with potential host golf clubs for the 2022 EAGL Ladies’ Masters.
The first main committee meeting, held at the headquarters of EAGL in Dubai, was chaired by EAGL Chairman Sudesh Aggarwal supported by EAGL League Administrator, Priyaa Kumaria.
The following invited main Committee members attended: Maura Duggan, Jayshree Gupta, Yana Jamieson, Pia Fleury, Mitra Ghandi, Martha Wong and Kerry Potgieter.
EAGL has been sanctioned by the EGF and shall work together to grow the game of UAE Ladies Golf to greater heights.
The next meetings for the EAGL Ladies’ Masters will be held later in February, when more details of the 2022 EAGL Ladies’ Masters will be announced.