Volvo World Golf Challenge India 2012
Swedish luxury carmaker, Volvo Auto have concluded its event – India’s corporate golf tournament, Volvo World Golf Challenge (VWGC) in Chandigarh with Mr. H.S Kang as the winner in the Handicap Category 0-12 and Col. J. S. Kang as the winner in the Handicap Category 13-24. The tournament was held at Chandigarh Golf Club which saw top amateurs including Padma Shri Award winner Mr. Milkha Singh and others from the corporate world & the industry competing against each other.
Mr. Sudeep Narayan, Marketing & PR Director, Volvo Auto India, said, “We are humbled by the tremendous response we have received in Chandigarh, especially in this 45 degree Celsius summer. The competition was close and it was a pleasure to see the golfers sweat it out to win the specially-designed work of art trophy, “The Blu Lotus” created exclusively for the ‘Volvo World Golf Challenge’ by renowned blown glass artist Atul Bakshi. It captures the Scandinavian flavor that is synonymous with Volvo’s global ethos ‘Designed Around You’, which customizes products around an individual’s preferences.”
“Mr. HS Kang and Col. J.S Kang are now one step closer to representing India at the World Finals and I would like to congratulate them on behalf of Volvo Auto India and welcome them to the finals,” he added.
VWGC will be taking place across 6 other cities in India including – Delhi/ NCR, Mumbai, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, Kochi and Pune. The two winners from each city will compete at the India Finals later this year.