This week’s inaugural Maybank Championship Malaysia promises an exciting experience for spectators with a plethora of off-course activities on February 18-21 at Royal Selangor Golf Club (RSGC).
Celebrity Chef: Celebrity chef Anis Nabilah will be hosting an exclusive cooking demonstration of the first signature Championship sandwich for an international golfing event in Asia. Visitors are invited for this exclusive demonstration on the 20th of February, 12 noon at the Championship Village and the sandwich will also be made available for purchase throughout the four-day event. Fans will be given the opportunity to take photos and get autographs of their favourite Malaysia chef.
The Mural: For the first time a golf tournament in Malaysia will be featuring a graffiti piece by Malaysia’s leading graffiti artist Mohd Zaki b. Nordin or better known as Escapeva. His work spurs colorful imagination and his ability to combine different elements in the characters of his graffiti is top notch. Escapeva will be creating a special mural inspired by the Maybank’s brand mark the “Tiger” and the piece will be on display at RSGC.
Championship Village: One of the focal points will be the Championship Village that is open to all visitors, with food stalls, a great view of the game and a host of fun activities. Visitors can also cool themselves with ice cream by McDonald’s or enjoy a sweet treat by Krispy Kreme at the Championship Villag.
Public Grandstand: Worried about the heat? Maybank has prepared a special air-conditioned marquee for visitors to stay cool with a spectacular view of the game from the 18th hole. F&B will be available for purchase at this marquee.
Fan Zone: Fans will get to meet and greet the players at this area and stand a chance to take a photo and get autographs of their favourite golfers. Instagram photo booths will be made available for fans to get their Instagram posts printed on the spot as a memorabilia or for autographs.
The Trophy: On display will be the pewter Maybank Championship Malaysia trophy, conceptualised by Maybank and created by the Royal Selangor. The modern sculptural art form depicts the “Tiger”, an eminent symbol of Maybank
Yoga Sessions: Leading sports apperal brand, Under Armour will be hosting a series of yoga sessions with renowned yoga instructors Atilia Haron and Hansen Lee. These exclusive session will take place on Saturday, 20th February from 12pm to 3pm at the Championship Village.
Golf Simulator: Put your swing to the test, virtually that is. Be it a beginner or a seasoned golfer, this technologically advanced golf system is set to challenge your game.
R.I.S.E.: Proceeds for every purchase made at the R.I.S.E. Foundation booth will go to the Reach Independence and Sustainable Entrepreneurship (R.I.S.E.) programme that empowers handicap business owners.
Parking facilities are available at the TREC Mall on Jalan Tun Razak (near Zouk). Visitors can board the regular public shuttles at the parking facilities and pick-up point at Prince Court Medical Centre to the Maybank Championship Malaysia’s main entrance.
Visitors who choose not to drive will enjoy special discounts provided by GrabCar when travelling to and from the RSGC from February 18-21.