Press Release 2017 Australian Hellenic Golf Open WINNER
The 2017 Australian Hellenic Golf Open (AHGO) was played on Monday 23rd October 2017 @ The Metropolitan Golf Club in Oakleigh South, Victoria.
The Tournament attracted 90 players from Victoria and Adelaide who enjoyed playing on one of the best golf courses not just in Melbourne but the World. The golf course was presented in immaculate condition with beautifully manicured fairways and lovely greens. Along with ideal weather conditions the players enjoyed a beautiful day..
Peter Theodorakopoulos from The National Golf Club with a score of 40 points was crowned the 2017 AHGO Champion with runner up going to Kon Kourlinis from Golden Olive GC with a score of 39 points.
Peter Theodorakopoulos is pictured with George Andrianopoulos (2016 Winner), who was presented with the coveted Trophy “Statue of Nike” along with first prize, a return ticket to Greece courtesy of Tournament Sponsor Grecian Tours.
The Tournament also raised $10,000 for Research into Dementia for Greek Elderly as a result of player’s donations at the Charity Hole in One, Auctions and raffle tickets at the cocktail event. Unfortunately, there was no Hole in One which presented players with an opportunity to win a brand new Nissan Navara valued at $55,000.
We would like to once again thank our Tournament and event Sponsors for their ongoing support. Tournament Sponsor Sutcliffe Engineering, Gold Sponsors Grecian Tours and Poulos Bros, Silver Sponsors ADK Insurance brokers, Surdex Steel, Vulcan steel and Victorian Multicultural commission, Bronze sponsors Accountancy Group, Coupon Box, Direct Electronics Australia, Gant Communications, Golf Star Academy, Pay Plus HR, LV Furniture, Northern Motors, Ord Minnett, Penfolds wines, Triakosia Restaurant and our Media Partner Greek Media Group (3XY/Ta Nea).