Avis Van Rental tees-off with IGT Challenge Tour sponsorshipAvis Van Rental is excited to announce its partnership with the IGT Challenge Tour. In its seventh year, the IGT Challenge Tour promotes excellence by providing professional services to the golfers of South Africa.
Over 30 events will be taking place nationally and Avis Van Rental will be sponsoring a vehicle for the entire duration of the year long tournament. The vehicle will be used primarily to securely carry and deliver IGT equipment.
This year’s tournament started in January 2017 at Randpark Golf Course and will conclude at Woodhill Golf Course in December 2017.The IGT Challenge Tour has helped many young professionals acquire their PGA cards and Avis Van Rental is honoured to support the tournament and see it grow. “At Avis Van Rental, we are committed to investing in our people so they can reach their full potential, as does the IGT Challenge Tour, which aims to help young golfers develop and reach their goals of becoming world-class players. We are happy to enter into partnership with the tournament as we are dedicated to supporting and developing golfers in the country,” says Leon Fourie, General Manager, Avis Van Rental.
Once seen only as a training ground for the PGA Tour, the competition has come into its own and grown in popularity, now getting local television coverage and having its tournament scores appear regularly in major golf media outlets across the country.
More than 2000 players have played on IGT Challenge Tour since its inception with over 280 events being played. It is now considered the number one developmental tour in South Africa.