The Golf Care Matchplay Championship is the largest European amateur matchplay golf event providing golfers throughout the UK and Ireland the opportunity to enter a truly national competition with coverage of the event on Sky Sports.
The 07/08, 08/09 and 09/10 Matchplay Championship Grand Finals were held at the 5 Star Marriott Taba Heights Beach Resort, Egypt. For the 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 events the Grand Finals moved to The Els Club in Dubai where it will again host for the 2015 Grand Final.
The 2013/14 event attracted 4,943 entrants and the regional finals were hosted by Marriott Forest of Arden with 40 grand finalists travelling to the Grand Final in Dubai and staying at The 5 Star JW Marriott Marquis.
Headline sponsors for the 2014/15 event are Golf Care, The Courtyard by Marriott Hotel (Dubai), Direct Golf UK, Rewards4Golf and Today's Golfer and the event is promoted in association with The Daily Telegraph.
The Golf Care Matchplay Championship is covered by Sky Sports with highlights of both the UK Regional Finals and the Grand Final being broadcast. The 2 x one hour shows were broadcast over six days and repeated 11 times across the Sky Sports network during June 2014.
The Golf Care Matchplay Championship now provides an unparalleled level of exposure for all sponsors and event partners.