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					Press release

                                     From 24 to 27 July 2008, the Evian Masters will be celebrating
                                     its 15th tournament with the best women golfers in the world!

                      The poster for
                      the 15th tournament
                      The new and highly elegant Evian Masters poster
                      combines top-level sport with its line-up of champions
                      from all over the world, with the colour codes of glamour
                      and luxury: black and pink. The black and white of the
                      image pays tribute to the 15th anniversary celebrations,
                      providing an occasion to go back over the history of the
                      tournament and take stock of the ground it has covered                                                        24 - 27
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                      up till now.
                                                                                                                                    E V I A N   -   F R A N C E
April 2008

                      All the top champions reporting                                again to garner this title that has hitherto eluded her.
                      present                                                        More international than ever, the 15th Evian Masters
                      For the champions, the Evian Masters has a unique              is all set to welcome the best Chinese player in the
                      status. Every year, in view of its non-negligible $3 million   Rolex Rankings, the great Annika Sörenstam, who has
                      purse, making it no. 2 in the world hierarchy of women’s       moved forward to centre stage again this season, and
                      golf, and the remarkable setting of the Evian Royal            naturally the title holder, the American Natalie Gulbis,
                      Resort, the world’s best women players all hope to meet        alongside the Evian Masters 2007 ambassadress, the
                      the tournament’s stringent selection requirements.             young Japanese star Momoko Ueda. On the French
                      It goes without saying that the 90 players taking part         side, Gwladys Nocera and Sophie Giquel, the two icons
                      include the world number 1, the Mexican Lorena Ochoa,          of the Société Générale, Presenting Sponsor for Evian
                      who has notched up an impressive season with five wins         Masters, will also be lining up with all those aspiring to
                      this year, including a major, and who will be trying once      victory.

                Agence Olivia Payerne • 1 Bd Jean Jaurès 92100 Boulogne-Billancourt • Tél : +33(0)1 46 04 08 62
Press release

                     15 nations at the Evian Masters Juniors                           Sponsors’ Club
                     Cup                                                               Presenting sponsor:
                     As a curtain raiser to the Evian Masters, the Evian               Société Générale
                     Masters Juniors Cup, won in 2007 by Japan, will take              Eagles:
                     place on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 July 2008. For the             Rolex – Lacoste – Evian
                     second event in this world-class competition for teams
                     of players under 14 (2 boys and 2 girls), 15 countries            Partners:
                     will be at the starting line, with the eagerly awaited            Bouygues Telecom – Sofitel – IBM – Air France
April 2008

                     participation of Europe’s great golfing nations, the United       Conseil Général de la Haute Savoie – Renault
                     States, Japan, India, Indonesia and China.                        Suppliers:
                                                                                       Adecco – Generali – Heineken – JC Decaux – Jaulin
                     The Internet: more interactive than ever                          Havas media – Ransomes Jacobsen – Veuve Clicquot
                     Before the new Evian Masters site goes on line, fans will         Young&Rubicam
                     be able to enjoy highlights and news of the champions
                     expected at the end of July on a mini-site in the colours
                     of the 15th competition. As from the middle of May, this          15th Evian Masters, presented by La Société
                     will be a real women’s golf portal, with blogs, information       Générale
                     on the tournament and a showcase for golf at Evian,               Thursday 24 to Sunday 27 July 2008
                     bringing together all the offers of the Evian Royal Resort,       Evian Masters Golf Club – Evian - France
                     the Evian Masters Golf Club and the Evian Masters
                     Training Center.
                     During the event, will be playing            Organisation - Evian Masters Organisation
                     the «live» card with a large number of live videos, blogs,        Jacques Bungert (Tournament Director) and
                     photos and so on.                                                 Steve Brangeon (Assistant Tournament Director)

                     Journalists can log on to the Internet as from 12 May             Press department - Agence Olivia Payerne
                     to download the press kit for the 15th tournament.                Tél : 33 (0)1 46 04 08 62 -

                                                                      www.e via nma st e m

                Agence Olivia Payerne • 1 Bd Jean Jaurès 92100 Boulogne-Billancourt • Tél : +33(0)1 46 04 08 62

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