NR Group Golf Championship 2015 Tees Off Today.

NR Group Golf Championship 2015 Tees Off Today

More than 215 golf enthusiasts from across the region to take part in the open golf championship  

Tee Off Golf Tournment

NR Group, makers of Cycle Pure Agarbathies, is all set to host its annual golf championship for the year, commencing from today. Titled as NR Group Golf Championship 2015 the state level event is organised at Jayachamaraja Wadiyar Golf Club, Mysuru. Mr. Arjun Ranga, Managing Partner, NR Group inaugurated the Tournament by Teeing off today morning at 8 am. Present from JWGC were Dr. M. S Ranganath, President JWGC, Mr. Raghuveera Ponnuswamy, Captain, JWGC, Dr. Abraham Thomas, Hon. Secretary, JWGC, Mr. C.S. Ravishankar, Hon. Treasurer, JWGC, Dr. S.L.Narayana, Chirman, Tournament Sub Committee, JWGC, Mr. S.N. Hemanth, Committee Member, JWGC, Mr. Srinivas.D, Committee Member, JWGC, Mr. P.C. Uthaiah, Committee Member, JWGC, Mr. A. Anantha and others.


The NR Group Golf championship is an open invitation event for golf enthusiasts. More than 200 golfers mainly from Mysuru, Bengaluru, Coorg, Chikamagalur, Ooty and Kodaikanal will be participating in this two day event. This year the participants of this prestigious championship will compete in 14 categories, which includes:

  • Stroke Play Gross
  • Stroke Play Net [Handicap 0 To 12]
  • Stroke Play Net [Handicap 13 To 18]
  • Stableford Net [Handicap 0 To 18]
  • Stableford Net – Seniors [Handicap 0 To 24]
  • Stableford Net – Juniors
  • Stableford Net – Ladies
  • Nearest To Pin
  • Longest Drive
  • Straightest Drive
  • Match Play Gross Singles
  • Match Play Net Singles
  • Match Play Net Doubles
  • Match Play Senior Singles

Inaugurating the tournament, Mr. Arjun Ranga, Managing Partner, NR Group said, “NR Golf Championship was instituted as a regional platform to encourage and inculcate appreciation towards the game of golf. We are overwhelmed by the response and glad that it has grown to be one of the most anticipated tournaments in the state.  Next year we are planning to make it bigger and better.”Over the years, Cycle Pure Agarbathies has become one of the leading brands to promote sports. Apart from its continuous investment in cricket the group has been in the forefront promoting golf, tennis and hockey in the region. The Group has been hosting golf tournaments at regular intervals. They had hosted the National level Ladies Golf Tournament in Mysuru giving an opportunity to ladies golf enthusiasts to come together and hone their skills.


About NR Group

The Mysuru-based NR Group was founded by Shri N. Ranga Rao in 1948. A true visionary and philanthropist, Shri. Ranga Rao created the ubiquitous Cycle Pure Agarbathies which has today become the largest selling agarbathy brand in the world. From a home-grown enterprise, NR Group has evolved in to a successfully run business conglomerate with established presence in India and abroad. The Group has diversified into various business categories like functional air care products (Lia brand of room fresheners and car-fresheners), wellness home fragrance products (IRIS) under Ripple Fragrances and floral extracts (NESSO). The Group is also very committed to its social responsibilities and fulfils them through its charity arm ‘The NR Foundation’. The NR Group today is managed by the third generation of the Ranga family. For more information on the Group, please visit


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