UBS Hong Kong Open 2017

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UBS Hong Kong Open 2017

Hong Kong’s oldest professional sporting event - considered one of the “jewels in the crown” of Asian golf – is on track to deliver yet another world-class golfing spectacle to Hong Kong.

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UBS Hong Kong Open 2017

Hong Kong’s oldest professional sporting event - considered one of the “jewels in the crown” of Asian golf – is on track to deliver yet another world-class golfing spectacle to Hong Kong.

Held at the historic Hong Kong Golf Club in Fanling, the Hong Kong Open will once again be sanctioned by both the European and Asian Tours, and the Hong Kong Golf Association. This is the 59th edition of the event and it promises to showcase world class golfers and outstanding family entertainment, including a free concert on the Saturday evening.

As one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in the region, the tournament has remarkably seen 11 Major winners play and win here. These legends include Hall-of-Famers Peter Thomson, Tom Watson, Greg Norman, Bernhard Langer and José María Olazábal. Recent winners include Colin Montgomerie, Padraig Harrington, Lin Wen-tang, Grégory Bourdy, Ian Poulter, Rory McIlroy, Miguel Angel Jiménez, Scott Hend, Justin Rose, and Sam Brazel, the current champion.

For further information, please visit the official website: www.ubshkopen.com

 

How to get there

If you travel by public transport: 


You can catch the complimentary shuttle bus from Sheung Shui MTR East Rail Line station (Exit C).

Departures will be every 30 minutes from 7:00am to 6:00pm on Thursday and Friday and every 15 minutes from 8:00am to 7:30pm on Saturday and 8:00am to 6:00pm on Sunday.

Alternatively, you can catch a taxi from the station for a short 5 minute ride.

 

Free Bus Service from Central IFC Mall and Kowloon Tong MTR: 

A free bus service to the UBS Hong Kong open will operate at selected times from Central and Kowloon Tong from Thursday to Sunday. Times can be found on www.ubshkopen.com one week prior to the event.

* Pick Up Points - Central, International Finance Centre Mall (IFC), Man Cheung Street (MTR Hong Kong Station Exit F from IFC Mall, opposite to Central Airport Express taxi drop off area); and Kowloon Tong MTR (please check on www.ubshkopen.com one week prior to the event for which Exit).

All Public Shuttles are on a first come, first served basis. 

 

If you drive:


Follow the Tolo Highway and leave it at the exit sign for Shek Kong and Kwu Tung. As you enter Fan Kam Highway, the club is about 450 metres from the highway, with the car park on your left and the Clubhouse on your right.

Please note that parking space is limited and available on first come first served basis. Additional public parking will be available at the North District Hospital. The standard parking fees will apply.

 

 


 

Terms and Conditions

All spectators 21 years of age and older require a ticket for admission. Spectators under the age of 21 can enter for free.

Tickets are valid only on the date(s) printed on the tickets. The daily start time is subject to change at the discretion of the organizers and may not be the same time as that printed on the ticket.

The general public must comply with all legislation and house rules applicable to the event and venue.

The purchaser of a UBS Hong Kong Open ticket agrees that TicketFlap can provide any information input by you to the organizer for its after-sales customer services regarding this event.

In case of a dispute arising from the ticket sales and promotion of the UBS Hong Kong Open the decision of the European Tour and TicketFlap shall be final.


The Event Organizers’ Liability to You

We will not be liable to pay any money to you by way of compensation (other than as otherwise provided in these terms and conditions), including, for example, any loss of profits, loss of goodwill or loss of anticipated savings. Neither will we be liable for any damage, defect or other failing on our part or out of any misuse by any other person of your credit or debit card details unless (a) you have expressly made us aware in advance in writing of the nature and extent of the loss or damage which you may suffer in such situation and (b) we have expressly confirmed in writing that we accept liability for such matters.

The Organizers accept no liability to you in respect of any loss or damage to property incurred at the event, unless due to our negligence. By purchasing this admission ticket or entering the grounds of the Hong Kong Golf Club, you assume all risks and danger incidental to the game of golf, including the risk of being struck by a golf shot, and release the venue, Hong Kong Golf Association, Asian Tour, European Tour, event sponsors, participating players and all agents thereof from any liabilities arising out of such cases.

Nothing in these terms shall limit any rights you may have which are not capable of being lawfully excluded or limited, nor shall it exclude or restrict our liability to you for any death or personal injury resulting from our negligence.


Attendance at Event

Prohibited Items: PDA’s, radios, televisions, weapons, loudhailers, outside food, pets (other than guide dogs), stepladders or similar.

No alcoholic beverages may be brought onto or taken from the grounds of the club.

The European Tour welcomes mobile phones and encourages fans to enjoy and share your experience on social media. To make everyone’s experience as enjoyable as possible, please ensure your mobile phone is on silent at all times, and please ensure your flash functionality is switched off at all times. The following usage guidelines apply:

  • Mobile phone photography for personal use is permitted throughout the week in all areas of the course.
  • Mobile phone video capture is allowed throughout the week in non-competition areas only, such as practice facilities and mobile phone zones.
  • Phone calls are allowed in non-competition areas only, such as practice facilities and mobile phone zones. • Data use (texting, email, using the European Tour app, social media) is permitted at all times.
  • Please be considerate to other spectators.
  • At all times, please take care to avoid disturbing players and please respond to all requests from tournament staff, security, players and members of their team.

PLEASE NOTE: The use of cameras other than those built into mobile phones is prohibited throughout the week other than for media accredited personnel. All video and photographic data of European Tour Members captured at a European Tour Tournament is the property of and expressly reserved by the PGA European Tour.

Ticket holders consent to being photographed, filmed and recorded at the Tournament (including by CCTV), and consent to use of any such film, image or recording at the discretion of the promoter and/or European Tour and their licensees and partners without compensation or notice.

All promotional, commercial, political, religious or offensive items of whatever nature including, but not limited to, clothing, banners, signs, symbols and leaflets are prohibited.
The ticket holder must comply with all relevant statutes, signs, safety announcements, directions of stewards and ground regulations whilst attending the Tournament. Breach of any of these conditions or any unacceptable behaviour likely to cause damage, nuisance or injury shall enable the venue or event management to revoke this ticket and to eject the holder without compensation.

Where you, through your negligence, cause damage or loss to the PGA European Tour or any property at the event (including, without limitation, the course or any equipment or facilities), you will be liable to indemnify the party suffering any loss or damage.
Tickets or badges may be revoked without refund (and the holder removed from the course) if, in the opinion of the PGA European Tour (who shall at all times act reasonably in the exercise of their discretion), the holder fails to obey any conditions of use, posted signs or instructions of Championship officials, marshals and/or security personnel including, without limitation, any verbal or written instructions or prohibitions on the use of mobile telephones and/or cameras.