Faldo Provides Priceless Cheer at Urban Fairways

Nick Faldo gets to work behind the bar at Urban Fairways.
Nick Faldo gets to work behind the bar at Urban Fairways.

Singapore: Golfers at Urban Fairways revelled in a priceless experience when Sir Nick Faldo made an unannounced visit to Singapore’s first indoor golf facility.
The six-time Major champion’s surprise appearance was in association with the MasterCard Legends Academy held at Sentosa Golf Club as part of the Priceless Singapore programme.
At 7 pm he arrived at the venue of the Asian Golf Industry Federation Golf Facility Member and made his way to one of the golf simulators where three players were entered into a shootout – trying to win a place at the Legends Academy event.
Dilip Ghosh, Managing Director at Urban Fairways, said: “What a legend! Sir Nick delighted the three entrants and then went on to enter the shootout himself.
“Showing he’s still a great golfer he put his ball just 10 feet from the pin on the par-three 11th at St Andrews – a hole he knows well. Our clients were absolutely delighted with the experience.”
Participant and Urban Fairways member Jeff Plein said: “That was the greatest golfing experience of my life!”
After spending some time with the participants, Sir Nick moved downstairs where he mingled with a surprised audience.
Faldo joined in the fun at Urban Fairways.
Faldo joined in the fun at Urban Fairways.

He also found time to go behind the bar where he demonstrated his ability to ‘pull’ a beer at Urban Fairways, an inner city golfing oasis consistently ranked in the top-25 Singapore attractions on Trip Advisor.
Urban Fairways features three state-of-the-art Full Swing Golf simulators, 52 golf courses, and a selection of the latest golf equipment from Titleist.

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