South Africa to host 2 new golf tournaments
The South African golf tour says the country will host two new
professional tournaments on the 2013 calendar, bringing to six the
number of events co-sanctioned by the European Tour in South
The Nelson Mandela Championship will be the first event on the
2013 European Tour international schedule and will mark the start
to the 2013 Race to Dubai. It will be held Dec. 6-9, 2012, at a yet
to be confirmed venue.
The Tshwane Open will be held Feb. 28-March 3, 2013, at The Els
Club Copperleaf near Pretoria.
They join the South African Open Championship, the Alfred
Dunhill Championship, the Africa Open and the Joburg Open as
European Tour events in South Africa.
South Africa’s Sunshine Tour will co-sanction all six