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Rory McIlroy Aims High at Burj Al Arab

A Golfer at the Top of his Game: Jumeirah’s Global Ambassador, Rory McIlroy Aims High at Burj Al Arab

Dubai, 21 December 2011: After the most successful year of his golfing career, Rory McIlroy, the global brand ambassador of luxury hotel company Jumeirah Group, concludes the season with one last shot on one of Dubai’s most iconic buildings, Burj Al Arab.

After winning his first US Open title in June 2011, Rory has continued to celebrate victories in numerous golf tournaments throughout the year. Jumeirah Group joins Rory in celebrating his achievements in 2011 and looks forward to another year of exhilarating accomplishments in 2012.

Rory commented on this event stating “we did a photo shoot in Dubai last week up on the helipad of Burj Al Arab and it was a lot of fun!  I enjoy my activities with Jumeirah as we always do something different and exciting!”

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  • Rory McIlroy has been sponsored by Jumeirah Group since 2007. He extended his contract with Jumeirah in 2010 for a further 3 years
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About Jumeirah Group:

Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hospitality company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts includes Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London and Jumeirah Essex House in New York. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah Living; the spa brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi Waterpark; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and Sirius, its global loyalty programme.

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