The groundbreaking “FootGolf” has become a new favourite to the sports world. Creating a major sensation all over the globe, the first FootGolf World Cup was held in 2012 and sports enthusiasts are now looking forward to the second edition to be held in 2016. Maurice Lacroix joined hands with leading watch retailer Tic Tac Time and deluxe car brand Infiniti to present the first-ever “FootGolf” Day recently in Hong Kong via a celebrity tournament featuring Mr. James Magnussen, Maurice Lacroix Brand Ambassador and international swimming champion, and members of Hong Kong All Star Sports Associations Mr. Felix Wong, Mr. Eddie Cheung, Mr. Michael Wai and Mr. Bryan Pun.
The “FootGolf” celebrity tournament was presented by the members of Hong Kong All Star Sports Association, namely Mr. Felix Wong, Mr. Eddie Cheung, Mr. Michael Wai and Mr. Bryan Pun. Maurice Lacroix team, Tic Tac Time team and Infiniti team tournaments were presented respectively.
The champion of the first-ever “Maurice Lacroix x Infiniti – Your Time is Now FootGolf Day” went to Mr. Adrien Choux, Regional Sales Director Asia, Maurice Lacroix who received the prize of a Maurice Lacroix FC Barcelona football limited edition. While the spectators were cheering enthusiastically for the teams, they also took the opportunity to appreciate a selective collection of spectacular Maurice Lacroix timepieces demonstrated by the models in FC Barcelona outfits. The “FootGolf” Day announced a joyous completion with a prize-presentation ceremony.
Mr. Franck Giacobini, Vice President, Asia, Luxury & Watch, DKSH Hong Kong Limited, remarked, “My wholehearted gratitude to our valuable partner, Tic Tac International Holdings Company Limited, its Chairman and CEO, Mr. Kan Lam, for his full support to Maurice Lacroix and today’s event. FootGolf’ is a new sport form that has created a major sensation all over the world.
Maurice Lacroix, renowned for its ingenious creativity and pioneering spirit, is delighted to join hands with our retail partner Tic Tac Time and deluxe car brand Infiniti to launch the eye-opening sports in Hong Kong. We are particularly honoured to be able to invite Mr. James Magnussen, Maurice Lacroix Brand Ambassador and international swimming champion, and four representatives from Hong Kong All Star Sports Association, to join us today at this celebration.”