“THE SHARK CHALLENGE 2023” – a tournament celebrating 5 years of KN Golf Links operation that welcomed new champion TRAN TRUNG KIEN

On Saturday, 26th August 2023, "The Shark Challenge 2023" tournament in partnership with OCB was successfully organized by KN Golf Links with the participation of 136 golfers. The event takes place annual with the meaning of celebrating the opening day of KN Golf Links. The reunion of golfers at this birthday event created a lively and attractive competition on KN Golf Links - a golf course belonging to KN Paradise Cam Ranh Complex Resort.

On the 5-year journey of operation, KN Golf Links is proud to receive prestigious awards such as: Best new course in Asia - Pacific 2018, Asia - Pacific Top 100 golf courses, The best Links course in Vietnam, Top 10 golf courses in Vietnam, Best championship course in Vietnam voted by Golf & Leisure magazine. In particular, last April 2023, highly appreciated by international experts for standard of the course as well as infrastructure, KN Golf Links was honored to be the venue for the International Series Vietnam, a part of the event series of the Asian Tour. The tournament was broadcast live on 39 countries, which was introduced KN Golf Links Cam Ranh to more international friends. This is the clearest proof of the golf course's position in the international market.

"The Shark Challenge 2023" golf tournament was organized on a professional and thoughtful scale, giving golfers a classy playground and a great day of competition. Through this tournament, we would like  to express gratitude to individuals and organizations who have accompanied, trusted and supported KN Golf Links during the 5-year journey of construction and development.

Sincerely thank:

• Main sponsor: Orient Commercial Joint Stock Bank – OCB

• 4 Gold Sponsors

• 6 Silver Sponsors

• 8 HIO Sponsors

• Media sponsors and 26 Partner sponsors

has made many great sport contributions to the tournament.

The event has received enthusiastic support from sponsors and the competitive spirit of golfers. This year's tournament structure includes 4 divisions: Division A, B, C and Ladies. On the Gala dinner, golfers with good achievements received their own worthy rewards. In particular, there are many "lucky draw" gifts from sponsors, making the party atmosphere more exciting and joyful. At the end of the competition day, congratulations to golfer Tran Trung Kien on winning the Championship with Gross 77.

The achievements of golfers are as the below result show:




Mr. Tran Trung Kien




Best Net

Mr. Nguyen Phi Hung

1st Runner Up

Mr. Ly Trieu Van

2nd Runner Up

Mr. Le Quy An Duy




Best Net

Mr. Tran Van Can

1st Runner Up

Mr. Nguyen Quang Hung

2nd Runner Up

Mr. Dang Thanh Son



Best Net

Mr. Nguyen Van Thanh

1st Runner Up

Mr. Le Vu Hoang Anh

2nd Runner Up

Mr. Tran Luu That



Best Net

Ms. Duong Thi Sao

1st Runner Up

Ms. Tran Cam Le




Nearest to the pin #2

Mr. Pham Viet Hien

Nearest to the pin #4

Mr. Jang Si Ho

Nearest to the pin #12

Mr. Nguyen Van Trai

Nearest to the pin #16

Mr. Nguyen Gia Vinh

Longest Drive #6

Mr. Nguyen Chien Thang

Longest Drive #14

Ms. Duong Thi Sao

Straightest Drive #3

Mr. ang Xuan Loc

Straightest Drive #15

Mr. Tran Thanh Tuan

 KN Golf Links hopes to continue to get support and cooperation from sponsors as well as golfers in our next tournaments in 2024.
Thank you very much and see you again!

Address: Long Beach, Cam Ranh Peninsula, Khanh Hoa Province, Vietnam - Contact: (+84) 2583 999 666 - info@kngolflinks.com
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