- From: 2017-10-18 Until: 2017-10-21
- Location: Varadero Golf Club
- Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
The traditional Meliá Cuba Golf Cup, which in 2017 will be held for the ninth time, is a specialist annual event, offering golfers the opportunity to enjoy their sport over the 18 holes of the finest green in Cuba. The Cup is held at the Varadero Golf Club, a narrow stretch, parallel to the beach, of more than 60 hectares, with playing areas, forests of native vegetation and lagoons, making it an enormously attractive setting. The Meliá Las Américas hotel, which has been hosting the event since it was first held, is a 5 Star, adult-only resort, recommended by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO).
The tournament is played in stroke-play format for the first Gentlemen's and Ladies' categories, and in Stableford format for the second categories.
- 1st Gentlemen's Category, 0 to 14 Hcp
- 2nd Gentlemen's Category, 15 to 26 Hcp
- 1st Ladies' Category, 0 to 14 Hcp
- 2nd Ladies' Category, 15 to 36 Hcp
- The players with the highest net scores in each category will win a free stay for two in a Meliá Hotels International Cuba hotel.
- The runners-up in each category will win trophies and golf accessories.
- Prizes will also be awarded for various skills, such as the straightest drive, the longest drive and the closest to the flag.