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Get VIP hospitality to the Genesis Scottish Open with Emirates Skywards miles

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Emirates is offering VIP tickets to the Genesis Scottish Open, being held at the Renaissance Golf Club from 8th to 10th July.

You will need to move quickly however as tomorrow is the last day to buy the remaining pairs.

50,000 to 60,000 Emirates Skywards miles, which you can get from converting 50,000 American Express Membership Rewards points, gets you ONE VIP hospitality ticket.

Emirates is offering VIP tickets to the Genesis Scottish Open

There is also an auction for an ‘Honorary Observer’ package for the final day, which lets you walk INSIDE the rope and effectively stand with the players.

You can get your tickets via the Emirates sporting events website here.

PS. There are also Tour de France and Horizon Irish Open golf VIP packages available, amongst other events. Hungarian Formula 1 ‘Paddock Club’ packages are also being auctioned, for a fraction of what you’d pay for the British Grand Prix.

How to earn Emirates Skywards miles from UK credit cards

How to earn Emirates Skywards miles from UK credit cards (August 2022)

Emirates Skywards does not have a UK credit card.  However, you can earn Emirates Skywards miles by converting Membership Rewards points earned from selected UK American Express cards.

Cards earning Membership Rewards points include:

EDIT: Until 25th October 2022, there is an exceptionally generous sign-up bonus on The Platinum Card. You will receive 60,000 Membership Rewards points – double the usual amount – and £200 to spend at Amex Travel. You need to spend £6,000 within six months to earn the bonus.

Membership Rewards points convert at 1:1 into Emirates Skywards miles which is an attractive rate.  The cards above all earn 1 Membership Rewards point per £1 spent on your card, which converts to 1 Emirates Skywards mile. The Gold card earns double points (2 per £1) on all flights you charge to it.

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