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ASGA/JSGA Quittner-Nabeshima Goodwill Matches

Del Mar, California

ASGA/JSGA Quittner-Nabeshima Goodwill Matches

Dates
March 10-15, 2024
Destination
Del Mar, California
Venue
Fairmont Grand Del Mar/Del Mar CC/Aviara GC

ASGA/JSGA Quittner-Nabeshima Goodwill Matches

The Matches were the brainchild of Prince Nabeshima of Japan. As an avid golfer, the story goes in 1961 he approached Eggs Quittner, ASGA’s International Captain, with the proposal to have teams from both countries compete in golf matches to promote goodwill and friendship —-and to do so on a continuing basis.

With the endorsement President Eisenhower, the first Match was held at Hakone in 1962 and the second at Pinehurst 1964.

The 50th Anniversary Match in 2012 was again held in Pinehurst. That event coincided with the 50th Anniversary of the founding of the Japan Seniors.  The 2018 Matches were hosted by Japan in the incredible city of Kyoto and the great tradition continues this coming March in Del Mar, California.

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Schedule of Events

DAY
Sunday, March 10

Arrival and Hotel Check-In

Monday, March 11

Practice Round – Men’s and Ladies Golf

The Grand Golf Club

Welcome Reception and Dinner

Fairmont Grand Del Mar Hotel
Tuesday, March 12

First Round of Men’s Matches (Four Ball Play) and Ladies Golf

Aviara Golf Club

Evening at Leisure

Wednesday, March 13

Second Round of Men’s Matches (Four Ball Play) and Ladies Golf

Del Mar Country Club

Evening at Leisure

Thursday, March 14

Final Round of Men’s Matches (Singles Play) and Ladies Golf

Closing Reception and Dinner

Fairmont Grand Del Mar Hotel
Friday, March 15

Departure

Accommodation

Fairmont Grand Del Mar Hotel

Experience the pinnacle of luxury San Diego accommodation at Fairmont Grand Del Mar. Overlooking the sparkling pools, the rolling golf course or the manicured gardens, each of the 249 rooms and suites is distinctive in its own way. With an ambience blending Mediterranean influences and showcasing decorative flourishes inspired by 1920s icon Addison Mizner, the rooms welcome you with elegant marble bathrooms featuring deep soaking tubs and expansive balconies or terraces making the most of the breathtaking Southern California setting.

Room rates for the ASGA/JSGA Goodwill Matches are $469/night plus tax and resort fee.