2019 OMEGA Dubai Desert Classic ShootOut

The Omega Dubai Desert Classic ShootOut is a 36-Hole qualifying tournament for three places in the 2019 OMEGA Dubai Desert Classic; the ShootOut will be played at the Dubai Hills Golf Club, Dubai.
DATE: Sunday 20th and Monday 21st January, 2019
FIELD: Maximum of 126 Players
VENUE: Dubai Hills Golf Club
PRACTICE ROUND: Saturday 19th January, 2019
  • The leading European Tour members entered but not otherwise exempt for the Omega Dubai Desert Classic.
  • Players from the MENA Tour Exempt categories 2019 and entries to Q - school 2019.
  • MENA Tour invitations 
  • UAE PGA members 
European Tour members entering in category 1. above are not required to take up Mena Tour membership.
Any player who is entered for the ShootOut but becomes exempt for the ODDC before commencement of the ShootOut will be refunded their entry fee.
36 holes stroke play. The leading 3 players will qualify to play in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic. In the event of a tie for 3rd position, there will be a hole-by-hole play- off on hole number 18.The play-off will commence as soon as possible after the conclusion of play and may carry forward to the following day if required.
Players are permitted to use golf carts which will be provided for all competitors with GPS distance measuring enabled.
Distance measuring devices are permissible under rule 4.3
All 3 qualifiers will receive a complimentary twin bedroom at the official Tournament Hotel, JA The Resort.
Saturday 19th January, 2019 is the official practice day.
Zabeel House, The Greens, Dubai. For more Hotel 

Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens
Sheikh Zayed Road, The Greens

Phone:+971 4 366 5790
Website:  zabeelhouse.com


  • Single Room – 335 AED subject to 7% municipality fees, 10% service charge, 5% Value added tax and 15 AED tourism dirham per room per night 
  • Double Room – 385 AED subject to 7% municipality fees, 10% service charge, 5% Value added tax and 15 AED tourism dirham per room per night.


  • Rates are inclusive of breakfast for one or two guests (depending on SGL/DBL)
  • Two pieces of laundry complimentary per day
  • 20% discount on F&B (outside of promotions) and 20% off spa treatments.

Cancellation Policy:

  • 15 Days prior to arrival - No charge 
  • After that Full stay Charge will apply
  • No Show Full Stay Charge apply.

Booking Information:

Make your reservations using the booking code on the booking link provided below above
Website: Booking Link
Booking Code: ODDC19 (Enter under Corporate/ Promotion Code)

Please note:
  • All practice round reservations should be made by email to the Head Professional - Dubai Hills GC. Adam Dutson. ADutson@dubaihillsgolfclub.com. Players are reminded the practice range at Dubai Hills is still under final construction and the use of Drivers will be prohibited from the practice tee area.
  • There will also be NO overnight bag storage facility available at Dubai Hills Golf Club.
  • A shuttle bus transfer will be running on the practice and tournament days from the official hotel Zabeel House – Dubai Hills Golf Club.