The Golf Pride Black Tee Challenge took place at Education City Golf Club on 23rd October 2020. The event was designed to challenge golfers and test their skills from the Professional Tee Boxes totaling a distance of 7306yards, the same tees in which the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters takes place. Adding in the fun element, golfers took part in teams consisting of 4 players per group playing in a 4Ball Shamble format. The event was sponsored by Golf Pride Grips and the winners of the golf day each got their full set of golf clubs regripped by Golf Pride’s new ALIGN technology.


1st Place: Rob Hixson, Bryan Maitland, Wayne Van Sitters, Chileshe Walker

2nd Place: Theo Scheepers, Johnny Brand, Renier Breitenbach, Stephen McLean

3rd Place: David Kilsby, Myles Taylor, Sam Wall

For further Information contact Education City Golf Club:

David White

Sales & Marketing Director

Education City Golf Club

P.O Box 12182, Doha, Qatar


Tel: +974 4034 0614

Mobile: +974 50408773 

Education City Golf Club is a landmark project for Qatar and the world of golf, offering a revolutionary and holistic approach to growing the game of golf. It comprises of a range of short game formats, a state-of-the-art learning and practice facility housed in the Centre of Excellence and a Track Man driving range. The facility features 3 golf courses including an 18-hole championship golf course, a flood lit 6-hole championship course and a flood lit 9-holepar-3 course all designed by two-time major winner Jose Maria Olazabal. Uniquely the 6-hole championship course has 7 teeing ground options per hole for quick and multi-generational golf supporting the development of golf. The amazing golf courses are serviced by a club house and academy building which will both offer all day dining options. Surrounding the club house are large gardens where a number of lawn sports will be available.