StarHub is the Official Info-communications Partner for the Prestigious US$900,000 Golf Tournament Activity-filled Schedule to Delight Every Golf Fan
Singapore, 8 February 2002 -- Ardent golf fans will be able to walk the green with StarHub and Nick Faldo at this year’s prestigious Caltex Singapore Masters and Charity Pro-Am 2002. To be held at the Laguna National Golf and Country Club on 21 - 24 February 2002, StarHub is the Official Info-communications Partner for the second year running.
Mike Reynolds, Senior Vice President of Business Markets, StarHub, said, "Once again, StarHub is delighted to be the exclusive Info-communications Partner for the Caltex Singapore Masters and Charity Pro-Am 2002. We are thrilled to be involved for the second time, to fulfill the info-communications needs of the tournament and showcase our new and innovative info-communications services to our customers."
"We are honoured that Mr Nick Faldo has accepted our invitation to participate this year. A legend on the circuit, Nick is well known for his natural flair and skills in delivering a class-above-the-rest game of golf. We are confident that his moves on the green will be well received by his fans and we look forward to working with him during the tournament week as well," added Mr Reynolds.
Diehard fans will have several chances to get an up-close and personal encounter with Nick during the tournament week:
Nick Faldo Golf Invitation Day
StarHub will be hosting an exclusive Nick Faldo Golf Invitation Day on 19 February at the Sentosa Golf Club where StarHub’s corporate customers will be able to rub shoulders with Nick over an 18-hole round of golf. Nick will also share valuable golf tips with attendees and personally coach them on how to improve their golf skills as well.
StarHub customers will also enjoy golf clinics with Nick Faldo and other professional players on Saturday, 23 February 2002, at the Laguna National Golf and Country Club’s driving range.
Live Web Chat
Net-savvy fans can also go online to chat with Nick on 21 February 2002 at 5:30pm. The web chat will be hosted at the StarHub Internet Café at Laguna National Golf and Country Club. This is a treat for fans who have always wanted to know more about Nick's personal lifetime achievements and the challenges that he will face at this year's tournament.
StarHub’s presence at the event will also be felt in innovative ways. StarHub will be providing a whopping 35,000 branded IDD 008 water bottles. StarHub branded complimentary taxis will also ply between the Expo MRT station and Laguna National Golf and Country Club from 8am to 6pm on 23 - 24 February 2002.
Free Seasonal Passes Up for Grabs
Members of the public stand to win a free pair of seasonal passes to the Caltex Singapore Masters and Charity Pro-Am 2002. Ten winners will be chosen. Additionally, if they are StarHub’s Internet subscribers, they will also receive an extra set of SCV golf balls and StarHub caps! All they need to do is to log on at www.starhub.net.sg to answer a simple quiz. The contest ends 14 February 2002.
More information on StarHub’s involvement in the Caltex Singapore Masters can be found at www.starhub.com.sg as well.
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