Log in

Login to your account

Username *
Password *
Remember Me

Create an account

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.
Name *
Username *
Password *
Verify password *
Email *
Verify email *
Captcha *

Important Announcement from the Directors of Espiche Golf

Important Announcement from the Directors of Espiche GolfEspiche Golf is delighted to share the exciting news that Frederico Champalimaud will be joining as the new General Manager and as Marketing Director for the hotel and real estate project in the adjoining land to the course.

We would like to take this occasion to honour and thank our outgoing GM, Luis Rocha, for the tremendous work he has done over the past couple of years at Espiche. Under his leadership, we have seen great improvements in every area and our course has become one of the most popular in the entire Algarve. He and we are proud of the tremendous team he has built and we wish him every success in his future endeavours.

AMENDOEIRA GOLF RESORT CAPS SUCCESSFUL YEAR AS IT’S NAMED LUXURY HOTEL AND GOLF RESORT OF THE YEAR

The O’Connor Jnr Course at Amendoeira Golf ResortA busy year of events for the resort culminates in successful hosting of the inaugural EuroPro Tour Championship and prestigious awards for leading Algarve destination
Amendoeira Golf Resort is celebrating a landmark season in its nine-year history as the recipient of two prestigious awards in recent weeks, closely following the climax of a calendar of prominent events in 2017.
First up for the Portuguese resort were the Travel & Hospitality Awards in October, where Amendoeira was recognised as the Algarve Resort of the Year, beating off stiff competition in one of Europe’s most-visited and competitive destinations. This was closely followed by further success at the Luxury Travel Group Awards, held on 6th November at London’s Waldorf Astoria Hotel, as Amendoeira scooped the Luxury Hotel & Golf Resort of the Year title.

Disabled riders achieve Special Olympics success in Porto

23rd November - Special Olympics Championship

Riding for the Disabled Barlavento took 4 excited NECI students to Porto for the finals of the Special Olympics on 23rd November in Porto.

Aquabike European Endurance Championship 2017

Aquabike European Endurance Championship 2017The Yacht Club of Portimao hosted the final act of the UIM-ABP Aquabike European Continental season, the Endurance Championship over the weekend 27/29 October.

Aquabike, often referred to as jet-ski was sanctioned in 1995 by the Monaco-based Union Internationale Motonautique (U.I.M.) the world governing body for all power boat racing. Jet-ski’s are ridden in the stand up position, whereas Aquabikes are similar to a motorcycle, rode whilst sitting.

Disabled riders await confirmation of a place in the Special Olympics Final

Special Olympics PortugalThe regional qualifier for the Special Olympics for the disabled took place on Wednesday 4 October in Bensafrim. Riding For The Disabled Barlavento had six riders from NECI (in Praia da Luz) taking part.
They rode their socks off to win 3 gold medals, 2 silver medals and 1 bronze medal - a fantastic result! 

Chapman aces second round to hold four shot lead in Sky Sports Tour Championship

Adam Chapman - Photo by HotelPlanner.comAdam Chapman shot a hole-in-one in his second round which saw him build a four-shot lead over his nearest competitor in the HotelPlanner.com PGA EuroPro Tour Sky Sports Tour Championship at Amendoeria Golf Resort.

Chapman (Carus Green Golf Club) carded a solid 68-round to move to eight-under par for the tournament, and one step closer to his first victory on the EuroPro Tour this year.

Algarve Air, Thick With The Smell Of Rubber

Algarve Air, Thick With The Smell Of RubberLast weekend saw yet more classes of motor sport concluding their series championships on the Algarve. The Portimao Autodrome hosted the Touring Cars, the LeMans Cup and the Le Mans European Series with championship titles up for grabs across all classes for both drivers and teams.

The Iberian Touring Car Championships could have sparked into life, with four races scheduled and two drivers battling for the championship title. Championship leader Francisco Mora's Seat Leon and Francisco Abreu's VW Golf GTI lined up on the start for a promising head to head title showdown.

Top Level Endurance Racing In The Algarve

Top Level Endurance Racing In The AlgarveThis weekend the European Le Mans Series returns to the Autódromo Internacional do Algarve following an absence of seven years. The three day event culminates with the season grand finale on Sunday when 96 drivers representing 21 nations will begin the title deciding clincher. 

The 4 Hours of Portimão is the last event in the six event series, an endurance race around the 4.684km circuit, will see 35 cars lined up on the starting grid. Both the team and drivers titles across all three classes remain undecided so with the six titles up for grabs the race promises to be full of action and drama.