Swedish Embassy Open 2011

  • 07:00 AM
  • 2900 K Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20007

Close to 100 players defied the poring rain and bravely participated in the 23rd Annual Swedish Embassy Open at beautiful Raspberry Falls Golf and Hunt Club in Leesburg, treat VA. Players enjoyed a Swedish-American breakfast as well as a cookout barbecue lunch and they all did their best to win the hole-in-one prize – a brand new Volvo car – although no one succeeded.  A big thank you goes out to all sponsors for their contributions and to Raspberry Falls Golf & Hunt Club for their fantastic service and expertise, illness making this tournament reach its high standard.

In the evening, the award ceremony was held at H.E. Jonas Hafström’s residence where guests were treated to an amazing buffet and refreshments. We greatly appreciate the generosity and hospitality of Ambassador Hafström and his wife Mrs. Eva Hafström and thank them for opening their home to us. Next year’s Swedish Embassy Open will be held on Thursday, October 25th, 2012. Be sure to mark the date in your calendar already now to not miss out on this important and fun networking event!
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