Rabat, October 6, 2008 –Building the Hassan II Golf Trophy as the biggest and best sporting event of the year, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay Rachid - President of the Hassan II Golf Trophy - offers the best golfers from around the world the chance to compete against one another fairly in the unique atmosphere at the Royal Golf Dar es Salam.
The Trophy was inaugurated in 1971 by Crown Prince Moulay Rachid father, His Majesty King Hassan II, as a sport friendly event, which is today managed by the Hassan II Golf Trophy Association under Crown Prince Moulay Rachid’s presidency.
Crown Prince Moulay Rachid, who also once successfully competed in the Hassan II Golf Trophy, uses His own status to continue the late King Hassan II’s work.
With years and years of Crown Prince Moulay Rachid’s commitment, the Trophy has stretched out from the first tiny forward roll to the today’s international competition.
Without the dedication given by Crown Prince Moulay Rachid the Trophy would not become an annual tradition.
Echoing Crown Prince Moulay Rachid’s commitment to raise the visibility and to sustain status as one of the most popular golf destinations for the international clientele, the role of golf has received a major face-lift.
Crown Prince Moulay Rachid continues to attract a fair share of significant golf events, provided by one of the country's most ambitious project, the Moroccan Royal Golf Tours.
Championships are designed to attract many new players to the clubs, while offering golfing pleasure and challenge.
It also wasn't too long ago that young junior golfers got special opportunity, when Crown Prince Moulay Rachid opened the first Royal Golf Academy design for children from unprivileged families.
Crown Prince Moulay Rachid’s aim is to encourage more girls and boys to take up a game that they can play for life.
Crown Prince Moulay Rachid has transformed Morocco into a truly exceptional cultured golf destination, witch enjoys the comfort and convenience of a modern world-class golf clubs harmoniously combined with prestigious golf tournaments.