The Vivendi Cup will be a 72 hole stroke play tournament part of “The Race to Dubai” on The European Tour. The first 36 holes are played as a Team Pro-Am event involving one professional and one amateur over the Retz and Marly Courses at Golf de Joyenval, Paris, France.
The leading 65 professionals and those tied for 65th place will contest the final 36 holes over the Marly course for a prize fund of €1,225,000. An additional €25,000 will be distributed between the leading ten professionals in the Team Event.
Golf de Joyenval is one of the most exclusive clubs in the Paris region, just a 20 minute drive from the famous Arc de Triomphe.
Both the Retz and Marly courses were designed by the American architect, Robert Trent Jones Jnr and provide the perfect challenge for an event that will showcase the talents of Europe’s finest professionals while allowing their amateur partners to be competitive too.
To view the press release announcing the tournament venue please visit: http://www.vivendicup.com/en/communiques/1204
For the tournament website please visit: http://www.vivendicup.com/en