15th Annual Abqaiq Open
Retrospective


 

                   

15th Annual Abqaiq Open Summary

The 15th Annual Abqaiq Open was held on March 1st, 2013 under perfect weather conditions. This year’s Open hosted the largest playing field to date…with 103 competitors from across Saudi Arabia and Bahrain participating. The competition began at 8:00am with a shotgun start.


Always a competitive event, this year's Abqaiq Open ended in a tie between Mr. Nasser Saad Al-Mahsini and Mr. Isa Ibrahim Mohammed Saad, with both players scoring one over par 73. On Hole 4 of the sudden death playoff, Mr. Isa Ibrahim Mohammed Saad birdied to claim the title of the 2013 Abqaiq Open Champion. Congratulations to both players for a superb performance. 


Mr. Saad, our 2013 Abqaiq Open Champion, putting on after nearly driving the "brown"



 

The Ain Nakhl Golf Club would like to thank all of this year’s participants who've made the 15th Annual Abqaiq Open one of the most successful tournaments in recent memory.

 

Tournament prize winners with representatives from Abqaiq Recreation and the Golf Club


Standings and Prize Winners

Gross Position Prizes Awarded

Position

Name

1

Isa Ibrahim Mohammed Saad

2

Nasser Saad Al-Mahsini

3

Naser Mubarak

4

Khalid Saleh Ahmed

5

Rashid Al-Qutami

6

Yousef Al-Morbati

7

Ried Perry



Net Position Prizes Awarded

Position

Name

1

Saud Al-Aatheem

2

Jeff Meisner

3

Chris Smith

4

Chris McGrath

5

Derrick Smith

6

John Davidson

7

Mark Lowey

                                
                                                               
Closest to the Pin Prizes Awarded 

Hole

Name

2

Mobarak Saad

5

Ali Musbah

13

Salah Al-Kaabi

17

Chris Smith


                               
Longest Drive Prizes Awarded

Hole

Name

6

Nabeel Sabt

14

Ali Hassan



Photographs from the Event

Thank you…

The ANGC Board would like to thank all the participants who've made this year's Abqaiq Open one of the most enjoyable tournaments in recent memory. 

In addition, the Board would like to thank:

Saudi Aramco

Abqaiq Recreation

Abqaiq Security

Event Sponsors

Arabian Food Services

Halliburton

Rosen Inspection

Schlumberger

Volvo

Event Volunteers

Dennis Latendresse, Tournament Chairman

Len Sykes, Tournament Director

Jeannie Latendresse, Meals Coordination

Sue Kelley, Coordination / Planning

Kimberly Leeman, Registration

Kevin Leeman, Security

Lorna Appleton, Marshall

Brian Appleton, Marshall

Peter Martin, Marshall and Scoring

Hassan M. Sadeek, Marshall/Coordinator

Jim Burleson, Registration and Scoring

Peddy Davantes, Accounting & Scoring

Eddie Mendoza, Treasurer / Carts

Al Glodt, Cart Coordination

Matt Hope, Prize Coordination

Stuart Leach, Course Preparation

Mike Donald, ANGC President

Event Personnel

Snack Bar Staff

Sweeps and Grounds Staff

Catering Staff

And everyone else who’ve contributed to the success of this tournament!

 

 

 







Photos Courtesy of Mark Lowey and Saudi Aramco