Rory McIllroy hosts exclusive golf clinic for GEMS students

Rory McIllroy hosts exclusive golf clinic for GEMS students

  • International golf champion demonstrates his skills and passion for the sport to GEMS golfers

Dubai, UAE, 20th January 2014: Students from the GEMS schools across the UAE got a rare opportunity to learn from a golfing legend in a master class given by professional golfer Rory Mcllroy.

McIlroy, who was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 2012, is a member of both the European and PGA Tours, former World Number One and a two-time major champion.

The golf clinic which took place at the renowned Ells Golf Course, Dubai this morning, offered students with the opportunity to brush up on their swing and quiz Mcllory about how to be a world champion.
     
Jay Varkey, Senior Director - Business Development and Commercial at GEMS Education said, “We are thrilled to have hosted Rory at the Golf Clinic today. He is not only just a sporting legend but an inspiration to our students, and exemplifies how dedication and hard work are the key attributes to being a champion.”