Mercedes Benz Golf tournament one of largest in Riviera Maya

Cancun, Q.R. – The Mercedes Benz Trophy golf tournament has become an international event attracting more than just locals.

Sponsored by the Hard Rock Hotel, the Mercedes-Benz Trophy Tour 2015 is one of the largest amateur golf tournaments in the world, attracting nearly 50,000 golfers from 33 different countries. In Mexico, the tournament takes place on 10 different golf courses on 10 different dates, finishing the national final in August at el Tigre Golf Club in Puerto, Vallarta, Jalisco.

The Mercedes Benz golf tournament dates back 12 years, with Mexico playing dates including Los Cabos, Tijuana, Hermosillo, Monterrey, Puebla, Mexico City, Queretaro and Cancun, however each year, worldwide players strive to reach the final destination: Stuttgart, Germany.

Bernardo Santillana. National Sales Manager Corporate Market All Inclusive Collection, said that after 12 years the final, which is usually played in Cancun, will be played in Puerto Vallarta. He says that the Hard Rock Hotel will host the finalists in the three last categories that will see someone head off to the international final being held October 1 to 6, in Stuttgart, Germany.

The opening of golf courses along the Mexican Caribbean has resulted in a great attraction of both local players as well as tourists who are attracted to premier golfing facilities.

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