KUALA LUMPUR, March 8 (Bernama) -- The inaugural RSGC AmBank Junior Amateur Open
Golf Championship 2012 will commence 13-15 March at the majestic Royal Selangor
Golf Club (RSGC).
The tournament, wherein AmBank Group is the title sponsor, will see the
participation of six national juniors among the cast of 90 junior golfers who
have confirmed their participation in four categories consisting of Boys and
Girls U-18 and U-15, respectively.
Present at the launch ceremony were Syed Anuar Syed Ali, Head, Group Public
Affairs, AmBank Group and Mohd Azlan Mohammed, Captain of RSGC and also AmBank
senior management and RSGC members.
“We are pleased to be associated with a tournament of such significance as it is
a stepping-stone for junior golfers to make the next step towards becoming a
golfer of stature.
This inaugural RSGC AmBank Junior Amateur Open Golf Championship 2012 is an
excellent platform for young, ambitious and energetic junior golfers to make a
name for themselves in the junior golf scene,” said Syed Anuar.
Mohd Azlan on the other hand, spoke of RSGC’s strategic remit to enhance junior
golf in Malaysia. He stated that tournaments such as this will go a long in
allowing our junior golfers to be competition ready and also, will shape our
As the title sponsor for the RSGC AmBank Junior Amateur Open Golf Championship
2012, AmBank Group is further strengthening its commitment to developing junior
The Group was the title sponsor for the Faldo Series Malaysia Championship 2011
and is also currently the main sponsor for the SportExcel Junior Golf
Championship Grand Finals which has been held for the last eight years.
The Group has also been supportive of other sports such as the Inter Bank Futsal
tournament and Rentap Futsal Putrajaya where we are the main sponsors and also
in other sports such as the Langkawi International Mountainbike Challenge and
the PJ and Penang Half Marathon and also the Ipoh Starwalk.
About AmBank Group
The AmBank Group is one of Malaysia’s premier financial services groups with
leadership positions in the retail banking, commercial banking, investment
banking and insurance sectors. With an established history and a track record of
customer focus and innovation, the AmBank Group continues to serve its customers
with a wide range of innovative products and services.
AmBank Group provides banking and financial services which include loans,
advances and financing, deposit services, credit cards, remittance services,
foreign exchange, Islamic banking services (through our wholly-owned subsidiary,
AmIslamic Bank) as well as life and general insurance.
Adding greater value to the one-stop financial hub is its partnership with
Australia & New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ), one of Australia’s leading banks.
AmBank Group is now poised to take advantage of ANZ’s wide network and regional
presence as well as its international banking expertise.
For more information, please visit www.ambankgroup.com
SOURCE : AmBank Group
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Name : Syed Anuar Syed Ali
Head, Group Public Affairs, AmBank Group
Tel : 03-2167 1703
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org