Fiji Airways has signed on as the Presenting Partner of the Fiji International, after three successful years as a Platinum partner of the event.
The tournament will now be known as the Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways and is tri-sanctioned by the ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia, the European Tour and the Asian Tour.
The Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways returns to the Pacific for its fifth staging when it is held from 2-5 August 2018 at Natadola Bay Championship Golf Course.
Fiji Airways Managing Director and CEO Mr. Andre Viljoen commented, “We’re pleased to partner with the Fiji International for the fourth year.
“Sports sponsorship forms a part of our current commercial strategy for brand recognition and we’re happy to align ourselves with valuable names that reach across a diverse range of markets.”
Gavin Kirkman, CEO of the PGA of Australia which owns the ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia, added: “The Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways continues to strengthen with the support and investment into the tournament through valued partners such as Fiji Airways.
“Fiji Airways have shown their belief and commitment to the tournament from its early stagings, when they shared our vision to use a premier international golf tournament to showcase the beauty of Fiji to the world.
“With the backing from Fiji Airways and our other respected event partners, the Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways produces over 20 hours of global broadcast vision which advertises Fiji to a
With a key strategic focus to leverage the tournament to build awareness and grow golf tourism from key Fiji Airways flight route destinations, the tri-sanctioning and date scheduling provides the best opportunity to attract key Asian players and media to attend the event.