Mauritius, with its pristine beaches and stunning landscapes, has always been a go-to destination for travellers seeking a slice of paradise. But for golf enthusiasts, the allure of Mauritius goes beyond its turquoise waters and lush jungles.
It’s here that the MCB Tour Championship 2023 makes its grand return for the EU Legends Tour series finale, promising a week of unparalleled golfing excitement.
The Grand Return of MBC Golf Tour
From 4th to 10th December 2023, golf enthusiasts from around the world are invited to mark their calendars. The highly anticipated MCB Tour Championship will take place at the beautiful Legend Course at Constance Belle Mare Plage, Mauritius.
With the stage set, amateurs, pros and celebrities alike will get ready to immerse themselves in a sporting challenge like no other set within stunning natural beauty.
Legends Golf Course, a Golfer’s Haven
Constance Belle Mare Plage is not just a luxury resort; it’s a golfer’s haven. Here, you’ll find two world-class golf courses – the Legend Course and the Links Golf Course. Designed by South African Hugh Baiocchi, the home of this year’s MCB Tour Championship, Legend Course is an 18-hole championship course set in indigenous forest alongside one of the most beautiful beaches on the island.
With holes designed to test golfers of any ability to their limits, Legends Golf Course has water in play on every hole, sand traps and raised greens; it’s the perfect backdrop for the MCB Tour Championship.
MCB Tour Championship 2023 Schedule
The MCB Tour Championship offers a packed schedule, ensuring every day is filled with excitement and golfing action.
A Week of Golfing Excitement
The tour kicks off with two days of golfing action on Monday December 4th and Tuesday December 5th 2023. Golf enthusiasts staying in either Constance Belle Mare Plage or Constance Prince Maurice can participate in the Amateurs Trophy, an individual Stableford event over 36 holes. Day three, taking place on Wednesday December 6th, is when the winner of the Amateurs Trophy will be crowned.
Simultaneously, young talents can enjoy a Golf Clinic for Kids, providing the perfect opportunity for budding golfers to hone their skills.
This is also the time when Pro players have their practice day at the Legend Golf Course to prepare for their upcoming tournament.
Celebrities on the Links
The MCB Tour Championship is more than just a gathering of pros and amateurs; it’s an event that fuses the excitement of golf with a touch of glamour. The Wapp celebrity series kicks off on the third day of the tour, Wednesday, December 6th, at the Links golf course and continues through the fourth day, Thursday December 7th, on the Legend golf course.
Big names such as Damon Hill, Teddy Sheringham and Gianfranco Zola will be taking part in the Wapp celebrity series looking to be crowned champion on Day 6, Saturday 9th December. The celebrity series is a fantastic opportunity for stars to showcase their golfing skills and win £100,000 for a charity of their choice.
Kicking off on day three, Constance Hotels Pro-Am tournament will see teams consisting of three amateurs and one professional playing head-to-head in a “Shamble” style, with the best two scores of the four counting towards victory.
On day four, Thursday December 7th, showcases the MCB Pro-Am, will commence. Another exciting event where three amateurs join a professional golfer in a “Shamble” format. Again, the best two scores of the four determine the winners.
Along with the celebrities, the winning teams from both the Constance Hotels Pro-Am and MCB Pro-Am will be crowned on Day 6, Saturday 9th December.
The Grand Finale: MCB Tour Championship 2023
The pinnacle of the 2023 Legends Tour season takes place on day five, Friday 8th December on the stunning Legend Course at Constance Belle Mare Plage, Mauritius. The MCB Tour Championship is the highlight of the tournament, stretching over three days of golfing excellence.
Golf enthusiasts will enjoy an action packed few days and the lucky few have a unique opportunity to play alongside these legends in the Alliance Series, where a limited number of spots are available for amateur golfers.
The championship kicks off with MCB Tour Championship Mauritius – Alliance – Round 1 on day five. The course is packed with legends from the world of golf all with the aim of winning the 2023 Order of Merit. Round 1 is an exciting display of top-tier golfing talent and strategic play.
As the sun rises on Saturday December 9th, the action intensifies with Alliance – Round 2. The Legend Golf Course witnesses another day of fierce competition as players continue their quest for golfing glory.
The ultimate day arrives on Sunday December 10th, with the MCB Tour Championship Mauritius – Final. The top players, having battled through previous rounds, compete one last time for the coveted title.
The atmosphere will be electric as the final putts drop and the last strokes are taken. The winner will etch their name into golfing history, joining the ranks of legendary players who’ve graced this event in previous years.
The MCB Tour Championship Mauritius combines dramatic golfing action with a stunning natural backdrop and a rich history. It’s an experience golf enthusiasts and fans won’t want to miss, showcasing the excitement of expert-level golf within the confines of paradise.
History and Notable Winners
The MCB Tour Championship has a rich history, with previous winners including eight-time European Order of Merit winner Colin Montgomerie and 1997 Open Champion Tom Lehman. This event not only celebrates the champions of today but also pays tribute to the legends of the past.
A Once in a Lifetime Experience
The MCB Tour Championship at Constance Belle Mare Plage, Mauritius, promises an unforgettable golfing experience. With its stunning courses, top-tier players, and a rich history, it’s a golfing paradise for enthusiasts of all levels. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or an amateur looking for a unique experience, the MCB Tour Championship in Mauritius has something special to offer.
Book your stay and secure a front-row seat to witness the MCB Tour Championship 2023 today.