TROON INTERNATIONAL APPOINTED BY PRAVETS GOLF CLUB, BULGARIA
Posted on December 4, 2017
Troon International, the leader in upscale golf course management, development and marketing is pleased to announce its latest partnership with Pravets Golf Club in Bulgaria. The 18-hole, par 72 Championship course is regarded as one of the best clubs in the country, nestled amongst some of the most dramatic landscape.
Designed by Peter Harradine, Pravets Golf Club has become well known from its status as host venue for; UniCredit PGAs of Europe Championships from 2011 – 2016, EGA Mid-Amateur Championship 2014, EGA Men’s Team Championships 2014, EGA Men’s Senior Team Championships 2015, and Ladies Team Championships 2016.
“Pravets Golf Club has the hallmarks of a premier golf venue,” commented Mark Chapleski, President Troon International. “Peter (Harradine) has created an exceptional layout, which with Troon’s oversight will grow in stature and quality. We share the owner’s ambition of creating a distinguished experience and welcoming members and guests to enjoy the venue and the range of amenities on-site.”
The parkland-style golf course boasts spectacular views of the local mountains and lake framed by the impressive Riu Pravets Resort Hotel (www.riupravets.bg). The state-of-the-art Academy is manned by dedicated multilingual PGA Professionals, providing members and visitors pristine facilities to hone their games – whether during the day or under the specialised lighting for night golf.
“By appointing Troon, we will benefit from their insights in how to grow the appeal of the game locally as well as tapping into the lucrative international golf traveler market,” commented Lachezar Todorov, Chief Executive Officer Terra Tour Service (www.tts.bg), the owners of Pravets Golf Club. “We have an active MICE market and a world-class product, which harnessed in the right way will elevate both its market perception and business performance. We are delighted to welcome Troon and build a fruitful working relationship.”
Notes to editors:
With global headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona, Troon is the world’s largest golf management company, with more than 270 golf courses in its portfolio. Also specialising in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues, the company oversees operations at Troon Golf, Honours Golf and Troon Privé properties located in 36 states and 33 countries. Additionally, 56 Troon facilities featuring 79 courses enjoying a Top 100 ranking by national or international publications.
With Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland and Dubai UAE, Troon International is committed to developing Troon’s presence throughout the world. This rapidly expanding division now oversees operations at 47 courses in 18 countries including England, Scotland, Spain, Norway, the United Arab Emirates, Australia and South Korea with further expansion planned across all regions.
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Terra Tour Service Ltd. is part of the holding structure “Agrohold” JSC, founded in 1995.
The company has concentrated the holding group’s interests in the field of investment, construction and operation of real estate and upscale tourist sites in Bulgaria. The company business is done in the following areas in Bulgaria:
-in the town of Pravets (close to the capital of Bulgaria): the 4 star Hotel RIU Pravets Resort, Hotel “Pravets Palace”, Pravets Golf Club, Real Estate properties “Pravets Residence” Pravets Sports Complex and Pravets Hunting Reserve.
– at the Black Sea Coast: the 4 star hotels: Clubhotel RIU Helios Paradise and RIU Helios in Sunny Beach; RIU Helios Bay and Suneo Club Helios Beach in Obzor and the 5 star hotel RIU Palace Sunny Beach, which is to open in May 2019
– in the capital city of Sofia: the 5star Hyatt Regency Sofia is to open in 2019