THE inaugural 'Worcestershire Masters' will be shown live on Sky Sports Golf this summer as the PGA EuroPro Tour comes to The Vale Golf Course in June.

The event, sponsored by Worcester based GLAL.UK, will take place between June 30 - July 2nd and will be broadcasted to around 500 million homes in over 140 countries.

The PGA EuroPro tour is based mainly in the UK with a majority of British based players competing, with others coming from Ireland and Continental Europe, providing professional golfers with an entry point to a career in tournament golf and every event on the tour is televised on Sky Sports Golf in the UK and around the world on other partner channels, with the 2-hour programme airing in the week following on from the event in the UK.

Blackstar Golf, co-promoters of the event, have announced that Worcestershire based GLAL.UK will become the headline sponsor of the 2021 event.

Anthony Ottway, CEO of GLAL.UK said, “We are delighted to be sponsoring the first Worcestershire Masters.

"We have always supported young sportsmen and with the help of the other event partners, we hope to build the event into a recognised professional golf event. We also are very much looking forward to supporting the Grace Kelly Childhood Cancer Trust, the official charity of the event”.

Marco Bille, the Managing Director of the Vale GC said, “We are thrilled to stage our first televised professional event at The Vale and I would also like to thank Anthony and his team at GLAL.UK for their support in helping us create a great event.

"We feel the course will be a great test to the best up-and-coming professional golf stars of the future.’’

Dan Godding, CEO of the PGA Europro Tour said, “We are delighted to welcome this new event on the 2021 Schedule; I would also like to thank Jeremy Robinson of Blackstar Golf, Marco Bille, the Managing Director of The Vale Golf Club, and Anthony Ottway of GLAL.UK for having the vision to try and get the county of Worcestershire together to stage the first televised golf event in the area.

"We are very much looking forward to working with the team at the 2021 Worcestershire Masters showcasing the best of The Vale Golf Club along with the stunning county of Worcestershire."

The Worcestershire Masters pre-event Pro Am will be staged on June 29th. Further details of how to enter can be obtained from Blackstar Golf Ltd ( The Pro Am will also be supporting the Grace Kelly Childhood Cancer Trust through various initiatives.