Professional and amateur golfers, celebrities and special guests teed off at Costa Navarino’s signature Dunes and Bay courses.
Held under the auspices of PGAs of Europe, PGA of Greece, the Hellenic Golf Federation and the Hellenic Olympic Academy with the support of Kyvernitis Travel, the event aims to become an established annual gold meeting. Of the 27 participating teams, Stuart Boyle’s won on February 24, while Federico Elli of PGA Italy was named leading Pro athlete.
“It is a great honor and pleasure for us to actively participate in the 1st Messinia Pro-Am international golf tournament; an event that promotes sportsmanship, helps showcase Greece internationally and aims to promote a particular sector of Greek tourism which the country is equipped to support. Kyvernitis Travel is always supporting new, innovative ideas and actions, like this at Costa Navarino that are to the benefit of the country,’’ said Giorgos Kyvernitis, vice president of Kyvernitis Travel, who also competed with the winning team.