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LTA supports Londola Traders and Soutpansberg Golf Club Hosting the 31st Annual Hanglip 54 Golf Tournament in Makhado

Limpopo Province; Makhado: Londola Traders, a prominent 100% black-owned company deeply integrated into community projects, announced the upcoming 31st annual Hanglip 54 Golf Tournament, in collaboration with Soutpansberg Golf Club. Limpopo Tourism Agency (LTA) is excited to partner with the event which will bring in a number of golfers from many parts of the country. The event is billed to take place on the 4th to July 6th 2024, under Makhado Municipality. This premier event promises to showcase the scenic beauty and competitive spirit of Makhado.

From left: Messrs. Christian Moche, Catto Craig, Andrew Dipela and Emmanuel Runyowa participating in the 31st Hanglip Golf Tournament at Soutpansberg Golf Club in Louis Trichardt, Makhado Municipality. The event started on Thursday the 4th until Saturday the 6th July 2024.

Soutpansberg Golf Club, nestled at the base of the picturesque Soutpansberg Mountain, is renowned for its exceptional 9-hole course featuring bent grass greens and kikuyu fairways. Boasting a Par 72 layout spanning 6,254 meters for men and 5,337 meters for ladies, the club offers comprehensive facilities to cater to every golfer’s needs. AA “We are thrilled to partner with Soutpansberg Golf Club for the Hanglip 54 Golf Tournament,” said a spokesperson from Londola Traders. “This event not only celebrates the rich golfing tradition in Makhado but also highlights our commitment to community engagement through sports.”

The tournament, an integral part of Makhado’s cultural calendar, aims to attract visitors to experience the charm of the town and its renowned golfing facilities. As part of its community-focused initiatives, Soutpansberg Golf Club has historically supported various developmental programs, including fundraising events for schools, churches, and charity organizations. Despite financial challenges, the club has nurtured exceptional talent, with members like Jay van der Walt and Tiger Musandiwa making significant strides in the golfing world.

The Hanglip 54 Golf Tournament stands as a testament to Makhado’s vibrant golfing community and the collaborative efforts of Londola Traders, Soutpansberg Golf Club, and esteemed partners like Limpopo Tourism Agency.

LTA CEO, Mr. Moses Ngobeni, said, “We are indeed thrilled to partner with Soutpansberg Golf Club and Londola Traders for this great golf event in this part of the province. Hanglip 54 Golf Tournament has been there over thirty-one years and has grown in bounds to be where it is to date. It is further heartening to indicate that this municipality is known for various activities during this period. These include Kremetart Cycle Race taking place every June, as well as Makhado Tourism Exhibition taking place at Makhado Crossing Mall on the 6th July 2024. We annually partner with all these events and this year was not an exception as we want to contribute positively to the growth of tourism in this municipality. With these events, I have no doubt in my mind that the economy of the municipality and that of the province will be injected while accommodation is reported to be full”.

Committed to community integration, social cohesion and youth development, the Soutpansberg Golf Club plays a pivotal role in promoting golfing excellence in the region.

Issued on behalf of LTA by:
Surprise Moshokwa
Media Liaison Officer
Tel: 015 293 3600
Cell: 077 603 1268
Email: surprisem@golimpopo.comShare this

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