Committee and captains of the participants after press conference in
Damai Indah Golf - PIK Course
May 5, 2017
Ciputra World Junior Golf Championship is again held in 2017. This
international tournament will be held at Damai Indah Golf - PIK Course,
Jakarta, June 6-9. A total of 150 golfers from 18 countries will compete
their strategies for the title.
send 36 best golfers, including two PON champions from East Java,
Jonathan Wiyono ranked 368 WAGR and Inez Beatrice Wanamarta ranking 248
WAGR, who became the best Indonesian female amateur golfer in the WAGR
rankings. Thailand has always been the toughest competitor also sent 34
golfers. In addition, other participating countries are Australia,
Bangladesh, China, Chinese Taipei, India, Ireland, Japan, Republic of
Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa,
Sweden, Thailand, UK and Vietnam.
to enliven the world of golf in Indonesia, this tournament has a major
mission, which is to find best Indonesian golfers who are ready to
compete with other junior golfers in the international competition and
add achievement. I hope young people can understand that golf is not
just a sport, but it can also be a promising profession, said Mr.
Sutopo, head of the Committee of Ciputra World Junior Golf Championship,
which already held for 24 years.
three times won the World Junior Golf Championship, achieved by Joshua
Andrew Wirawan in 2012, Jordan Surya Irawan in 2011 and Jovie Ocvandio
Panggabean in 2010.
The tournament will play 4 categories for each Boys and Girls, which is
A, B, C, D. Some countries, such as Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia and
Indonesia use it as a testing ground for SEA Games 2017 and Asian Games
presence of international golfers, Ciputra World Junior Golf
Championship is also a promotional event of golf tourism Indonesia. In
the opening and closing ceremonies of the tournament always display
typical Indonesian arts, such as traditional dances.
Golf - PIK Course has done a mature preparation as the host. Being one
of Indonesia's best course, located along the coast of the Java Sea, and
is one of the world's great golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones
The course is
very challenging for golfers, including for world-class golfers. PIK
Course hosts many prestigious tournaments, including Indonesia Open
1994, 1995, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2013, and 2014.
Hosting international tournaments has a positive impact on PIK Course,
where the club continues to maintain service standards and course
quality. The PIK Course was crowned "The Most Favorite Golf Course in
Indonesia by IAGTO in 2010-2011. It also received the International
Association of Golf Tour Operator award - Excellence Award 2015.
Golf has two golf courses. The other course is BSD Course.
information contact please Varina Atkinson (0812.9544.2359) / Synthia