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    World Golf Awards Gala Ceremony 2021
    Park Hyatt Dubai
    27th–29th October 2021
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    World Golf Awards Gala Ceremony 2021
    The Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club
    27th–29th October 2021
  • Golf Saudi
World Golf Awards™ serves to celebrate and reward excellence in golf tourism through our annual awards programme. World Golf Awards™ is part of World Travel Awards™.

World Golf Awards announces 2020 winners

World Golf Awards – the global initiative to recognize and reward excellence in golf tourism, courses and golf destinations – has announced the winners of its 2020 programme.

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Save the Dates

The vital dates for your 2020 diary!

Call for Entries:Open
Voting:23 Feb – 1 Sep
Golf Winners Day:29 Oct

2020 Winners

Meet the 2020 winners — truly outstanding achievers and pre-eminent in their fields — who have risen above the competition to lift the 7th annual World Golf Awards™ trophy.


Winner Resources

To request the World Golf Awards™ digital Winner Package or for Winner Trophy or Winner Wall Plaque orders email enquiries to [email protected].

The World Golf Awards™ Winner Trophy and Winner Wall Plaque are perfect to showcase your achievement of being voted the best of the best within World Golf Awards.

Winner Package Winner Trophy Winner Wall Plaque

Peter Alliss, 1931-2020


Golf Saudi Global Event Partner

Golf Saudi are on a visionary journey to facilitate uptake and participation in golf in Saudi Arabia through the delivery of world-class facilities, operational excellence and the implementation of best practices, while harnessing the wider commercial opportunities within golf.


World Golf Awards winners past and present

Annika Sörenstam

  • Lifetime Achievement Award 2020

José María Olazábal

  • Golf Course Designer of the Year 2020

Colin Montgomerie

  • Golf Course Designer of the Year 2019
  • Lifetime Achievement Award 2019

Gary Player

  • Golf Course Designer of the Year 2018
  • Lifetime Achievement Award 2018

Jack Nicklaus

  • Golf Course Designer of the Year 2017

Sir Nick Faldo

  • Golf Course Designer of the Year 2016

David Leadbetter

  • Lifetime Achievement Award 2016

Ernie Els

  • Golf Course Designer of the Year 2015

Greg Norman

  • World’s Best New Golf Course 2015

Bernard Gallacher

  • Lifetime Achievement Award 2015

Peter Alliss

  • Lifetime Achievement Award 2014

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