5-Star Platinum Status for TPC Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, 23 February 2018 -
It is truly an amazing start of the year for Malaysia’s premier golf and country club, TPC Kuala Lumpur. With the recent achievement in the coveted World’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses for its multi-award winning West Course earlier this year, TPC Kuala Lumpur has set another record at position 88 in the Top 100 Platinum Golf & Country Clubs of the World 2018-2019, up one notch since 2015.

 “To be acknowledged as a 5-Star Platinum Club is a great achievement in the private club industry and we are super proud and grateful for such a prestigious recognition. Our commitment in delivering world class services and facilities is now truly recognized both locally and internationally,” said Steven Thielke, Chief Executive Officer of TPC Kuala Lumpur.

 The 5-Star Platinum Club status is the pinnacle of recognition for private clubs around the world and was officially launched in 2013 and considered the sister to Platinum Clubs of America. Although both were founded by the legendary John Sibbald and are orchestrated by Club Leaders Forum, under the guidance of the Advisory Board, there is a few distinctive selection process and categories among the two awards.

 “This recognition definitely motivates us to continuously maintain as one of the finest golf and country clubs in the world. It instills a sense of pride among us knowing how prestigious it is to be one of the 5-Star Platinum Clubs!” said Farroul Hossey, Club Manager of TPC Kuala Lumpur.

 The results for the Platinum Clubs of the World 2018-2018 election were conducted by Club Leaders Forum every two years, representing 30 countries and elected by a panel of Golf Connoisseurs and Private Club industry experts from 19 countries, who cast their votes in a confidential ballot that is certified as true and correct.



About TPC Kuala Lumpur

Formerly known as Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club, TPC Kuala Lumpur is a 36-hole tournament-standard course strategically located in them lush landscape of Bukit Kiara, just eight kilometres from the heart of Kuala Lumpur. Its proprietor Sime Darby Property; designed the club as an elegant and relaxing golf haven surrounded by natural beauty.

TPC Kuala Lumpur defines new standards in golf and country clubs with its superior service, excellent facilities and warm hospitality. The high quality of construction is synonymous with Sime Darby Property and incorporates state-of-the art technology with impressive attention to detail.

TPC Kuala Lumpur captured the world’s attention from staging the PGA TOUR, European Tour and the LPGA all within a year for three consecutive years between 2013 and 2015. In October 2016, TPC Kuala Lumpur made history again by successfully staging the PGA TOUR-sanctioned CIMB Classic and Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia consecutively, both feats unknown before in the history of golf.

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