On November 30, the press conference of Mitsubishi Electric automation Open was held at Suzhou Taihu International Golf Club. Li Jinliang, Director of the Competition Department of the China Golf Association, Zhang Wei, Director and President of Mitsubishi Electric Automation (China) Co., Ltd., Sun Qi, General Manager of Suzhou Taihu International Golf Club, Li Hong, Executive Director of China Women’s Professional Golf Tournament Co., Ltd. and other guests attended the event. The total prize money of this event is 500,000 yuan, and it has been title-sponsored by Mitsubishi Electric Automation. It has become a brand-new brand event in the field of professional golf in China, which is eye-catching.
The press conference of Mitsubishi Electric Automation Open was held
There is also a deep meaning to the fact that this event is located in Suzhou. Here is the first batch of national historical and cultural cities, with a history of 2,500 years. In recent years, Suzhou has continued to make efforts in international sports events, igniting the enthusiasm of the whole people for fitness. The design of the championship trophy is inspired by the water and stones of Taihu Lake. The overall shape looks like a Chinese dragon rising from Taihu Lake, implying to forge ahead and shine brightly with an inclusive and enterprising spirit. The Mitsubishi Electric Automation Open will also stimulate the vitality of the ancient city with competitive sports, bringing a new look to Suzhou, a famous international sports and cultural city!
Mitsubishi Electric Automation Open Champion Trophy
“We hope that through the hosting of the Mitsubishi Electric Automation Open, we will improve the coverage of Suzhou’s high-level professional events, spread and promote golf culture and sports spirit, and allow golfers from all over the country to stage wonderful duels for the audience in Suzhou. At the same time , We also believe that the success of the competition will further promote the popularization and development of golf in my country.” Li Jinliang, head of the competition department of the China Golf Association, said at a press conference.
Li Jinliang, Director of Competition Department of China Golf Association
Zhang Wei, President of Mitsubishi Electric Automation China, said: “Mitsubishi Electric Automation Open is Mitsubishi Electric’s first attempt to gain a foothold in the Chinese market. This year is the beginning of Mitsubishi Electric’s next 100 years. The sportsmanship contained in golf , which is highly consistent with Mitsubishi Electric’s corporate declaration of ‘Changes for the Better’, which is the original intention of Mitsubishi Electric Automation Open.”
For more than 100 years, Mitsubishi Electric has been committed to responding to diverse social challenges through continuous innovation and creation, and contributing to the realization of a vibrant and sustainable society. Based on the integration and symbiosis of industry and sports, Mitsubishi Electric has carried out extensive support for various sports events around the world, and not only won the title of many sports events such as the World Classic Tour, Rugby World Cup, and the American Professional Golf Tournament Sponsorship rights, and organized employees to participate in the Italian Special Olympics as volunteers, helping the 30th Winter National Games to achieve an inspiring success; in addition, it also cared about college students, disabled people and other groups, and further fulfilled the firmness of the National Sports promise.
Zhang Wei believes that golf is a very attractive sport. Mitsubishi Electric will continue to help the development of golf in China. At the same time, it is committed to creating high-end brand activities, assuming social responsibilities, further connecting customers and the public, and widely disseminating healthy, sunny, and full of energy. Vigorous life concept, practice the sustainable development concept of green environmental protection with practical actions!
Zhang Wei, Director and President of Mitsubishi Electric Automation (China) Co., Ltd.
Sun Qi, general manager of Suzhou Taihu International Golf Club, said: “In recent years, the club has taken the ‘Su-style good life’ as its cultural foundation, and comprehensively improved the club’s services in terms of hearing, vision, and taste, and improved the players’ playing experience. In the past, many The experience and service accumulation of the game will give the golf club the confidence to host this game well, and make the game an annual event that integrates golf culture and Suzhou humanities, so that players have a good sense of game experience, and strive to let everyone play in the game. After the game, I will always remember Wu Zhong and fall in love with Suzhou!”
Sun Qi, General Manager of Suzhou Taihu International Golf Club
The lineup of this event is outstanding, 2021 Volvo China Open champion Zhang Jin, 2022 China Golf Tour Wuhan Classic Luo Xuewen, 2021 China Golf Tour Double Champion Ye Wocheng, 2022 China Golf Tour Shenyang International Open champion She Zihan, National Championship men’s team and individual double champion Tong Yang, and new champion Ma Chengyao, who currently tops the China Tour money list this season, and other domestic masters participated. Ma Chengyao and Tong Yang attended the press conference as representatives of the players, and said they were very happy to have the opportunity to participate in such a brand-new brand competition as the Mitsubishi Electric Automation Open.
Player representative Ma Chengyao
The total prize money of the 2022 Mitsubishi Electric Automation Open is 500,000 yuan, sponsored by the China Golf Association, co-organized by the Jiangsu Provincial Golf Association, Suzhou Sports Bureau, Suzhou Taihu National Tourism Resort Management Committee, certified by the China Golf Tournament, and Mitsubishi Motor Automation (China) Co., Ltd. and China Women’s Professional Golf Tournament (Beijing) Co., Ltd. jointly undertake, Suzhou Taihu International Golf Club is the host course, and Mitsubishi Electric Automation is the title sponsor.
There are 84 participating seats in this competition, and there are four rounds of 72-hole stroke play. After two rounds of 36-hole competition, players ranked in the top 60 (including ties) will advance to the weekend finals, and amateur players will not take up the quota. The venue—Suzhou Taihu International Golf Club is well prepared for everything from court hardware facilities to competitions, caddies, and catering services. We are looking forward to the arrival of this high-level Chinese men’s professional event!
Beyond, never stop; future, infinite possibilities. From December 1st to 4th, the Mitsubishi Electric Automation Open will officially start. It is believed that its holding will reserve strength for players to enter the international arena and support China’s golf breakthrough!
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