The competition excels!
During the last week of January or the first week of February each year, Vale do Lobo Amateur Week takes place - a competition that has been running for the past 28 years, where members and visitors join together to play a week of competition in Vale do Lobo Algarve.
The Amateur Week, takes place in the end of January and provides a true golfing extravaganza – competitive fun, new friends and outstanding play in the resort’ s unique surroundings and amidst the welcoming community of the clubhouse. It all begins on Sunday, with an induction day and welcome cocktail party. Various qualifying rounds and sub-competitions take place over the following days, ending on Saturday. The Prize Giving Ceremony and Dinner with live music for participants and their partners closed the week.
Vale do Lobo offers a special package for this tournament, including accommodation, green fees and unlimited golf over the week as well as entry to the prize-giving dinner
During the third week of May each year, the Vale do Lobo Golf Club hosts the Foursomes week, a pairs competition, which brings together a week of fun on the resort’s courses. The Algarve’s most popular golfing event will return next May for the 38th year.
The Open Foursomes Week at Vale do Lobo Algarve takes place between in May and welcomes a flurry of entrants, all sharing the same common interest – a hunger for quality golfing moments in spectacular surroundings. Participants will certainly not be disappointed, as this is a fixture that really seems to bring out the competitive spark in its players, in one of the finest golfing communities in the Algarve.
Over the six days of the tournament, numerous types of competition are played - Foursomes Stableford, Singles Stableford, Four Ball Better Ball Stableford, American Foursomes Stableford, Fourball Team Competition and, of course, the Foursomes Matchplay Finals for the coveted trophies. Prizes are also awarded for Nearest to the Pin and Longest Drive, making it a true test of each player’s ability.
Participants also have the chance to take advantage of the special tournament package, which includes accommodation in one of Vale do Lobo’s luxury properties, green fees and unlimited golf over the competition week, as well as entry to the spectacular prize-giving dinner with live music.