Swiss Chapter Swiss Golf Challenge

Category: Alumni Events

This networking event is open to all Vlerick and Solvay and Friends of our Alumni worldwide; we offer you a unique golf competition (or for beginners a golf clinic!) on the afternoon of Friday April the 19th.
To please both, enthusiastic and more casual golf players, allow networking with fellow alumni, and due to our sponsors (!) we are able to invite you to the following formulas:
Golf Competition:
What ? A one round "18 holes" stableford competition,  incl. drinks/snacks on hole nr. 10; the event will be followed by a price-giving and dinner.
When ? Friday April 19th, 2013 (afternoon & evening) - First tee-time at 12.00
 Where ? Gland; at 15 minutes from Geneva
Competition Only – 140 CHF (vs. a normal greenfee of 200 CHF!)
Competition & Dinner – 245 CHF
Golf Clinic:
What ? For future champions and curious beginners we organize a two hours lesson that will introduce you to various concepts such as tee off driving, green approach or putting. The lesson will end with a small putting contest so that you can also participate to our golf competition!
When ? Friday April 19th, 2013 (afternoon & evening) - Start at 15.00
Where ? Gland; at 15 minutes from Geneva
Clinic Only -  40 CHF
Clinic & Dinner – 145 CHF
Dinner will take place at 19h30 in the historic and classified Clubhouse and consists of a three-course menu, with drinks during dinner included (wine, water and coffee). The “Dinner Only” option is 105 CHF.
For your convenience, we have negotiated very favorable rates at both the Crowne Plaza in Geneva and the Hotel La Barcarolle in Prangins (next village close to Gland); please indicate "Solvay Vlerick Golf Tournament" .
Only for the night of Friday April 19th  (the hotel is fully booked on Saturday April 20th ):

  • Hotel Crowne Plaza: 175 CHF/night (single or double occupation!), breakfast included (=~ 145 €)

For either nights of Friday April 19th or Saturday April 20th

  • Hotel La Barcarolle in Prangins:  200 CHF/night (single or double occupation!), breakfast included (=~ 165 €)

Saturday Activities:
For week-end visitors we will organize a social program on Saturday and - for the golfers - also an extra round of golf on the Divonne golf course (count ~ 60 Euro’s greenfee)!
In your answer to [email protected] we ask you to add 3 information.
(a) you want to participate and you indicate which option you would like (competition/clinic, dinner/not),
 a1. 1 x Competition only
 a2. 1 x Competition and Dinner
 a3. 1 x Clinic only 
a4. 1 x Clinic and Dinner
 a.5. 1 x Dinner only
 a.6. Social activity on Saturday
 a.7. Golf on Saturday
 (b) your telephone number where we can reach you in case of last minute changes.
 b1. Telephone number:
(c) For the competition; please let us know your correct handicap.
 c1. Handicap:
(d) We will then ask you to proceed to the payment of the fees by April 1st  to following bank-account:
 Account name : Friends of Vlerick & Solvay Alumni in Switzerland Association
 Address : Rue de la Colombière 8, CH-1260 Nyon, Switzerland
 IBAN : CH600022822810811940 L
As an example, if you plan to compete and come to the dinner with your non-golfing spouse,  we expect an answer like this :
“I plan to participate 
a)One a2 + one a5
 b) telephone + 41 7x xxx xx xx
 c) 18.7”
We look forward seeing you at this exceptional event!
Raymond Palmen
Your committee: Alexandre Grutman - Bart Deconinck - Jim Hershkowitz - Laurence Tassier - Lieven Vermaele - Michel Loeb - Philippe Gruyters - Raymond Palmen - Thomas Marty 
With many thanks to our sponsors:

Event sponsors:

Rocks     Thaler

Yearly sponsors:

Ecohz     Vistra


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