The organizers of the event, which
was first held in 2009, announced that
the competition will take place with the participation of
from several countries.
The vice-president of the organizing committee, Guillermo
in a press conference that the contest will include three
in men’s and one in women’s.
This year, the organizers will try to take advantage of the
the U.S. Open —the second major golf tournament of the season—
renowned players from that country.
The almost 50-year-old U.S. economic blockade of Cuba hinders
participation of golf experts from that North American nation in
contest as it happened last year when, out of 32 players who
their interest in attending the tournament, only one was able to
Cuba through a third nation.