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Masters 2022 Overview

 

The 2022 Masters field will include the five-time champion at Augusta, the one & only Tiger Woods who makes an incredible comeback after a lengthy layoff after a near-fatal car accident. Could Tiger adorn the Green Jacket once again?

 The field of 91 will all be competing around this stunning Augusta National layout for a share of the $11,500,000 prize purse. The winner collecting not just the title and the permanent Master’s Trophy but also, a cool $2.070,000 winner’s cheque, a gold medal and probably the one thing that every golfer dreams about, being fitted out then presented with the world-famous Green Jacket.

 This Augusta National course is a test for all and always produces thrills and spills every April. It’s what makes this tournament so exciting and an event that golfing and sporting fanatics alike look forward to every year.

 The course will be playing 7,510 yards long, it’s a par 72 with four par fives, four par threes with the remaining ten holes par fours. It’s a parkland track that requires precision and accuracy, especially at the ever eventful Amen Corner where many a Masters has been lost and won.

Playfair events wirral 2022

Players to look out for

Scottie Scheffler

 Scottie Scheffler is on fire at the moment and it could be a case of ‘catch me if you can’. With three titles in as many months, the other victory inbetween being the Arnold Palmer Invitational. This form has seen Scottie Scheffler rise to be the new World Number one.

 How fitting would it be to see this talented young golfer adorning the Green Jacket on Sunday evening in Georgia? With three titles already in the bag this year, the next one could well be a major and it could happen as soon as this weekend.

Rory McIlroy

 If we forget about the missed cut last weekend, Rory’s recent form is remarkable with eleven Top 20 finishes in his previous thirteen attempts.

 I couldn’t think of a better script this week for us all to be watching Rory McIlroy being fitted and presented with the Green Jacket, It would be a dream come true for Rory to achieve that ever-elusive career grand slam at Augusta this week and I’m sure it would be a popular victory for the whole sporting world.

Cmon RORY, you can do it!!

Justin Thomas

 The 28 year old from Louisville, Kentucky hasn’t won since winning The Players Championship at Sawgrass in 2021 but he does arrive here at Augusta with the stats that matter. JT currently ranks 3rd on the PGA Tour for SG tee to green and 5th in SG approach play.

 With those stats in the bag, you’d expect some fine recent form and this certainly applies to JT. It actually reads truly remarkable, with six Top 5 finishes in his last thirteen attempts, ten of those are Top 20s, JT is usually always lurking around at the top of leaderboards.

Back from Lock Down with a Bang over in Yorkshire

September 2021 Fabulous Golf Day in Yorkshire for Paces Charity

Paces Charity Golf Day 2021 The KP Club York

Event Summary

Playfair Events travelled to York to ‘The KP Club’ for Paces charity golf day 2021.

The perfect platform for businesses to network, kick back playing the sport they love in a relaxed and fun environment. Over 60 golfers enjoying 18 holes of Texas Scramble golf, with additional entertainment of our motorsport simulator and inflatable golf challenge. Teams travelling many miles to play and support this fantastic charity golf day.

Life changing prizes to be won out on the course, who will hold their nerve and win the prestigious Paces Claret Jug whilst raising awareness and fundraising for such a worthy charity that changes lives.

Golfers & Winners

Little did Team Delta of Delta Fluid Technology know when posing for their team photo that they would sit proud at the top of our live scoring leaderboard come the end of play winning the prestigious Paces Sheffield charity golf day Claret Jug.

 Team delta played 18 holes of solid golf in our Texas Scramble team game finishing with a NET score of 55, -15 for the round and 2 shots clear of second place.

 Runners up with a NET score of 57.4 was the main event sponsor Invest IT Team One, playing a super round of golf including one team member playing their first ever round of golf, outstanding achievement. Third place was Team Bogey Men with a NET score of 57.8, very well done.

 Bottom placed team winning the prestige WOODEN SPOONS was main event sponsor Invest IT Team Two, proudly collecting their prizes showing great sportsmanship posing for pictures supporting Paces charity and having fun being the aims of the day.

Paces Charity & Sponsors

Nationwide blue-chip businesses supported this event by providing prizes, sponsoring holes and participating in the golf whilst showcasing their services and products at Paces unique charity golf event.  

 A big thank you to Invest IT, Lamborghini Leeds, McLaren Leeds, Bruce and Butler, Pennine Lubricants and Professional Energy Networks who recognises the importance of supporting local charities whilst having lots of fun and participating in a unique day of golf raising money for Paces charity who are based in Sheffield.

 A big thank you to all golfers and businesses that supported this event, we look forward to welcoming you again next year to the 1st tee…

2020 and looking back to where it all began

A very tough year for us all with Covid and official lockdown commencing as the 2020 golf season was just days away. Our last event was September 2019 at Portal Golf Club hosting Liverpool FC – Forever Reds Golf day, who would have thought this would be the last event for nearly 2 years!

During lockdown zoom calls became the norm reminiscing with family, friends and the Playfair team of past events, but also a chance to reflect where and how it all began with the hunger and desire to return to what we all love doing…Delivering unique golf events and giving our golfers an unrivalled experience!

SP Energy Networks

On 4 occasions, we have organised and hosted SP Energy’s annual golf day at a venue chosen by them. These include, ‘Carden Park’ and ‘The Mere Golf Club’ Golfers travel from all over the UK for this, SPEN’s flagship annual event.  These occasions, have raised over £150,000 for Radio City’s ‘Cash for Kids’ The Playfair team are looking forward to the 1st October 2021 when the event will resume at ‘The Mere Golf Club’ raising valuable money for this worthy cause.

Legends

Many TV celebrities and footballing legends, past and present, have participated in our events over the years. It is always nice to welcome back familiar faces, who enjoy the experience we deliver. Neil Mellor among many, has played in several of our unique golf events always asking for future dates for his diary.

He Must Be Joking

From PGA Professional to a World famous trick shot specialists, ‘Tricky Rob’ is widely recognised as the best ‘trick shot show” on the planet, whilst setting the benchmark for all to follow! ‘The Tricky Rob Trick Shot Show’ has been performed for the worlds very elite, at venues such as Loch Lomond and Gleneagles, and has been featured on Sky TV and in all major golf magazines. He is a super addition to the Playfair team.

UTS Foundation

This is a charity close to our hearts, situated in Hoylake on the Wirral. The UTS Foundation offers a range of specific and targeted fitness, health and well being activities for the most vulnerable members of our community. These include (post) cancer care, mental health illness, special needs, disadvantaged children and adults, and ex-military veterans.

The Big Tee Off

You’ll begin your round of golf, at each of our unique golf events, with the big tee off on the 1st hole. The scene is set, with sponsored banners, feather flags, an official starter, Lexus cars to be won, and the cameras rolling. Hearing your name echo around the golf course is a special moment which sets the tone for your round ahead. Will you shine under the spotlight of our film crew?

Drone View Events

With cameramen on the ground, covering every angle, along with the drone from above, this is an awesome and unrivalled experience that Playfair have set for their golfers. Capturing footage of golfers teeing off and out on the course during play, ensures that there is a surprise around every corner of the course.

 

Getting The Right Start

Here is Team DDB in the final of the Ultimate Golf Challenge, on the first tee, hitting 4 great first shots and looking the part with matching attire.

Dress smart, play smart! Team DDB raised a huge amount of money for their good friend Danny De Brabander, who was diagnosed with Bowel cancer in April 2019.

Fun & Games

Our inflatable target is one of several internal golf games within your round of golf and a chance to win some awesome prizes. Our internal games include longest & straightest drives, landing zones, closest to the pin and hole in ones on all par 3’s. Will you conquer the inflatable golf ball challenge? Can you hit that life changing hole in one and drive away a brand new Lexus!

Relationships

Not for nothing is golf known as ‘the sport of business’, creating unrivalled opportunities to really get to know colleagues, clients and new contacts in a relaxed and convivial environment. Because it’s founded upon a sense of etiquette and fair play, golf provides a brilliant starting point for networking!  Play fairly to the best of your abilities, and business relationships can develop on a sound footing of trust and equality.

LFC Forever REDS

Portal Golf Club manager Ross Astley speaks about the planning, organisation and delivery of Playfair’s ‘Forever Reds’ golf day in September 2019.

Months of planning and fine tuning ensured a successful day was enjoyed by over 100 golfers.

Wirral Chamber Corporate Cup

Wirral Chamber corporate golf cup 2018. Watch the sponsor’s highlights, including event action and interviews with the CEO’s of Inteb, Capital, Gallagher, and NW Security. Productions that we produce are great for event sponsors social reach, blogs, social media and press releases, and to publicise sponsors involvement.

UTS Caldy 2019 Captain

John Crosby Caldy Golf Club 2019 Captain, talks about supporting local and national charities, and why he chose The ‘UTS Foundation’ for his 2019 Captain’s Charity.

The Ultimate Golf Challenge

Looking for that new chapter in golf and an experience of a lifetime! ‘The Ultimate Golf Challenge’ ticks these boxes. Determination, desire, leaving your comfort zone and pushing all boundaries, this might just be the closest you will get to golf survival.

UTS Caldy ‘Jim’

Meet Jim Forshaw, a Merseyside golfer who gives his insight to completing 4 rounds of golf in 24 hours. How his team of 4, strategically mapped out their challenge, with some useful hints, tips, banter and laughs being pivotal to complete this challenge!

Longest Day Golf Challenge

This is a production Playfair Events are very proud of; we had a long day out on the course filming the very first team of 4 golfers to complete ‘The Ultimate Golf Challenge’. Sunrise to sunset, golfers and film crew were put to the test physically and mentally. What a day!

Ultimate Golf Challenge Final

The final of ‘The Ultimate Golf Challenge’ was a memorable day for all golfers who had to do serious fundraising to secure one of 18 places at Caldy Golf Club. The day started with networking over a cooked breakfast, golfers experiencing ‘A day in the life of a professional golfer’, out on the course, and all teams being interviewed by our film crew.

Ultimate Golf Challenge Champions 2019

The winning team had to Conquer 72 holes of golf in 24 hours, holding their nerve, and showing immense perseverance, before being crowned The Champions of 2019 of  ‘The Ultimate Golf Challenge’ finishing with a well deserved drink from the prestigious UGC Claret Jug!

We are looking forward to getting back to firstly playing golf and later in the year our first event.

Hope to see you all playing golf sometime soon.

Jamie

Playfair events – Wirral Golf 

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