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  • Caucasus Cup 2016 Golf is connecting Nations!

    Second year in the row was organized Caucasus Cup Golf Competition and this time in Armenia at the Ararat Golf Club. Armenian and Georgian golfers competed for the Caucasus Cup Champion Title. Two days competition of Scramble, Best Ball and Individual Match play discovered the Winner of the Second Edition of Caucasus Cup. Congratulations to […]


  • Caucasus Cup 2016

    The second annual “Caucasus Cup” golf competition between teams representing Armenia and Georgia will be held July 16-17 at the Ararat Golf Club in Vahakni, it was announced by the National Golf Association of Armenia (NGAA). “We are very excited to host the Georgian golf team this year,” said NGAA President Karen Hovhanissyan. “The Caucasus Cup […]


  • MASTER CLASS FOR DIPLOMATIC CUP PARTICIPANTS

    Over 25 participants take place in two days Master Class golf training’s organized at the Ararat Golf Club by National Golf Association of Armenia, with the support of European Golf Teachers Federation Golf PRO Mr. Walter Viti. The Master Class was designed to introduce golf for beginners and prepare advanced golfers for the Diplomatic Cup Golf Tournament planed […]


  • Vahakni Open 2016″ Amateur Tournament

    Since 2012 the National Golf Association of Armenia jointly with the Ararat Golf Club has opened the season with the “Vahakni Open” Amateur Tournaments. On April 17 was held the 5th Annual Vahakni Open Golf Tournament, dedicated to the memory of Armenian Golf Legend and Founder of Golf in Armenia, Mr. Vahagn Hovnanian. The Opening […]


  • Golf Sports School

    On March 26 in Yerevan 117 school after K. Zaryan take place first School Golf Competition organized by National Golf Association of Armenia (NGAA). Special thanks to the school administration, represented by the Director M. Aristakestyan for support and cooperation. Special thanks to the head of the Yerevan Municipally Sports department Y. Mamikonyan for supporting […]


  • Opening Golf Season 2016

    On March 5, 2016 a joint meeting of National Golf Association members and golf club management was held, during which was announced the opening of the 2016 golf season. We kindly invite everybody to the Ararat Golf Club.




  • Yerevan Cup 2015

    National Golf Association of Armenia, with support of Yerevan Municipally and Ararat Golf Club organized Annual Golf Competition “Yerevan Cup 2015”. Golf Competition  took place at Ararat Golf Club on November 7.2015. Golf Competition winners: 1st place – Aram Saghatelyan 2nd place – Karen Hovhannisyan 3rd place – Bruce Matzkin           […]


  • Mr. Vahak Hovnanian Passes Away at Age 83.

    Sadly with great remorse we announce, our dearest close and respected friend, Armenia Golf Legend Mr. Vahag Hovnanian, passed away on 31 of August 2015. Mr.Hovnanian, Founder of Golf in Armenia and Founder of the first Golf Club lead us and gave unselfishly of his personal time and resources to help develop and use our […]



  • Winners of golf competition of Pan-Armenian games are known

    The male and female winners of golf competitions of pan-Armenian games are known. Nushik gevorgyan from Yerevan was the best among the females. Araks Zararyan from Stepanakert was the second, and Anahit Ghazaryan from the German Cologne city was the third. Jim Lilie from Nicosia became the winner of the male golf competition. Hamazasp Khazaryan […]


  • Pan-Armenian Games: Golf makes debut

    A golf tournament is held for the first time within the framework of the ongoing Pan-Armenian Games, which Armenia is hosting. Golf, however, is still not so popular in the country. A golf club, which is now called Ararat, was built in 1999 near the Ashtarak Highway. Club director Nina Hovnanian told  that, in the […]


  • Golf in 6th Pan-Armenian Games 2015

    21 players from 11 Countries participated in Golf Competition organized at Ararat Golf Club from August 6-10.2015. The Golf tournament in scope of Pan-Armenian Games is a one of the main programs generated by National Golf Association of Armenia for developing and promoting Golf in Armenia. Author:  Slaq.am.



  • Junior golf in Armenia

    On October 31 at the Ararat Golf Club were organized golf lessons for the children aged 6-7, 2nd grade of the regular school 117 after K.Zaryani.  Head coach of Golf Association Karen Hovhannisyan has been holding a program under which children get to know this sport, through a series of physical training exercises, introducing  the […]


  • “Caucasus Cup” Golf Matches between Armenia and Georgia.

       The National Golf Association of Armenia and Ambasadori Golf Club announce the first “Caucasus Cup” competition, a golf event between teams from Armenia and Georgia to take place on May 23-24, 2015. The event will follow a similar format to the Ryder Cup, the biennial event between teams from the United States and Europe. […]



  • Golf is included in coming 6th Pan-Armenian Games !!!

    Golf is included in coming 6th Pan-Armenian Games which will take place in August 2015, Yerevan, Armenia !!! The idea of holding a Pan-Armenians Games (WCPAG) was first thought by Soviet diplomat Ashot Melik-Shahnazaryan. Today, the WCPAG is a non-governmental, international organization that collaborates with the International Olympic Committee (IOC), UNESCO, the Council of Europe and […]