The Organization Committee is looking forward to welcoming you all to the 44th IGFR European Championship which will take place from 24th to 29th September 2018 in the Adriatic Riviera.
The H.Q. of the Tournament will be based at the Rimini Grand Hotel which has always been considered as the symbol of “La Dolce Vita”. The Hotel is well located between the 3 Golf Courses, one close to the sea and two parklands. Our unique Mediterranean climate provides a perfect setting for playing golf in September. The location is easily accessible from Central/North Europe through the motorways network even to the Bologna and Rimini airports. The Hotel is also well positioned to offer exclusive excursions, north to Ravenna, the “mosaic city, UNESCO World Heritage “and south to Urbino and San Marino (an independent very small country).
The Area is also well reputed for the quality of hospitality, the good food and the high liveable life. We are proud to be hosting again another IGFR Championship, the third in five years, and we are looking forward to giving all of you a warm and friendly welcome back to Italy.
The Grand Hotel Rimini, the five star deluxe hotel which has always been considered as the symbol of “La Dolce Vita” on the Adriatic Riviera, is a magnificent building with more than a 100 years history. Inaugurated in 1908, a national monument since 1984.
In 2007, major renovation works have been immediately started following the criteria imposed by the Italian Ministry of Fine Arts. New, precious materials such as travertine, onyx and white marbles from northern Italy, the renovated original parquet flooring and Venetian flooring in the ancient ball rooms, in a beautiful harmony between old and new, history and present time.
The Grand Hotel Rimini is defined by its guests as a “magnificent oasis of tranquility”. It is surrounded by a luxuriant garden of centennial pine trees, olive trees and flowers. The atmosphere is unique: the gentle sea breeze, the excellent cuisine, Just like one of the famous scenes from Amarcord by the great film-maker Federico Fellini.
Info will be soon available
Monday, September 24th
Arrival and registration at the Grand Hotel Rimini. Opening and Flag raising ceremony and First Timers’ welcome, will be followed by a Full Grand Opening Buffet at the Grand Hotel Rimini.
Tuesday, September 25th
Registration at the Grand Hotel Rimini. Stableford competition: “four ball best ball”. Non golfers: the day will be at your leisure; possibility to organize excursions, with prior booking.
Wednesday, September 26th
Day tour. The Organization Committee will propose an interesting tour.
Thursday, September 27th
Rotarians Golfers: 1st round of the 44th IGFR European Golf Championship. Non golfers: the day will be at your leisure; possibility to organize excursions, with prior booking.
Friday, September 28th
Rotarians Golfers: 2nd round of the 44nd IGFR European Golf Championship. Non golfers: the day will be at your leisure; possibility to organize excursions, with prior booking.
Gala Dinner, awards and presentation of IGFR 45th European Championship 2019