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Newport News Medical Device Manufacturer become official mask of Kingsmill LPGA Tournament

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – April 19, 2021 – The Pure Silk Championship presented by Visit Williamsburg, announced that bloxTM is the official mask provider for this year’s LPGA tournament event at Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, Virginia. blox is a collection of high-fidelity face masks developed by ivWatch, a Virginia based medical device company.  blox98 respirator style face masks will be provided to athletes, tournament staff, volunteers, media, and more to keep tournament-play safe in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. The tournament is the largest professional golf event in Virginia and will operate with limited patrons for the 2021 cycle, after being cancelled in 2020. In addition to providing high performance masks, members of the ivWatch clinical staff will be on-hand to offer educational clinics on the importance of proper mask wearing.
“The safety of players, tournament staff, volunteers, and our limited patrons remains a top priority. We’re thrilled to partner with ivWatch, a local well-respected company that has put in the work to provide better, quality blox masks to help improve education around proper mask wearing for our community and our tournament,” said Landon Stulen, Manager of Marketing and Public Relations for Kingsmill Resort.
“ivWatch is excited to play a critical role in getting Virginia back to sports with high performance blox face masks,” said Erin Wendell, Chief Marketing Officer for ivWatch. “Our premium masks are designed to be tough enough for the front line, giving everyone confidence to safely get back to sports and everyday life. Whether participating in the tournament or watching it, we believe everyone deserves the highest quality, comfort, and protection in their mask.”
ivWatch, a trusted biosensor medical device manufacturer, expanded its innovation center footprint to manufacture quality blox masks in Virginia for everyone. blox98  face masks are high-fidelity masks designed to create a proper seal on the upper and lower part of the mask to keep out ≥98% of 0.1 micron aerosolized particles while still being comfortable, affordable and disposable. blox masks are backed by the vQaulity System showing the exact performance of each mask. Consumers now have access to the same filtration test results used to certify N95s. Each mask comes with a QR code that consumers can quickly scan, delivering test results directly to the palm of their hand. This interactive tool was designed to fight against poor quality and counterfeit masks that flooded the marketplace during the COVID-19 pandemic.
This year’s Pure Silk Championship will be held at the Kingsmill Resort. Kingsmill, a AAA Four Diamond resort, is a stunning James River escape featuring spacious accommodations including stand-alone, easy-access, two-story condominium buildings.  Kingsmill is known for its championship golf courses, a boundless range of recreational activities and leisure pursuits. There is something for the entire family, with fun choices like diving into the Sports Club pools or the famous Lazy River pool. Discover Warehem’s pond located just a short walk from Kingsmill’s full-service marina where jet ski, pontoon boat, kayak and paddleboard rentals await guests. Retreat with miles of jogging and biking trails. Relax and recharge in the resort’s world-class spa. The championship River and Plantation Courses will help guests ace their game. The 15 courts and two pickleball courts at Kingsmill’s Tennis Club are a haven for the racket set, and just the place to serve up a little fun. And don’t forget to savor a meal or two at one of the resort’s five exquisite dining venues.
To learn more about the tournament, visit www.kingsmill.com or call (844) 419-0600. For more information on ivWatch and the blox mask collection, visit blox.ivwatch.com or to purchase blox98 masks, visit bloxdirect.com.
About ivWatch and blox:
ivWatch, LLC is a biosensor technology company focused on improving patient safety and the effectiveness of intravenous therapy. Our dedicated and passionate team is pioneering the use of optical sensors to detect adverse IV events early to minimize the risk of injury caused by infiltrations and extravasations. By using this technology, clinicians can leverage continuous monitoring to help identify infiltrations as early as possible. Our innovative IV monitoring solutions are backed by decades of clinical research, device development, and ongoing use in facilities worldwide.
ivWatch, LLC has now introduced blox, a product line of high-fidelity particulate filtration face masks. ivWatch leveraged its research and development expertise in the healthcare industry and its manufacturing prowess to create superior high quality particulate face masks. Each blox mask is verified via vQuality, the company’s authentication platform, that provides transparency about product performance data to consumers in an easily accessible, simplified report, which illuminates blox’s superior mask performance. In a world currently swarmed by counterfeit and below average face masks, ivWatch and blox are here to give you the protection you deserve.
To learn more, follow us on Twitter @ivWatch, Facebook @ivWatchLLC, on Instagram @ivWatchLLC and LinkedIn @ivWatch-LLC, or visit www.ivWatch.com and blox.ivWatch.com.

Topgolf Announces Plans to Open Venue in Fort Myers The addition of Fort Myers will bring the total number of popular, tech-driven venues serving the state of Florida to seven

Global sports and entertainment leader Topgolf Entertainment Group announces the latest addition to its 2021 opening line-up with plans to bring its technology-enabled entertainment experience to the Fort Myers community. This highly anticipated venue, expected to open in late 2021, will bring the total number of open venues serving Floridians to seven as Topgolf introduces its unique experience to southwest Florida.

The Topgolf Fort Myers design will be similar to the Topgolf Rogers venue featured in the photo.

The Fort Myers venue will offer the familiar Topgolf experience guests have grown to know and love in an open-air and safe multi-level environment. Guests will enjoy Topgolf’s signature, tech-driven fun with point-scoring games in the outdoor hitting bays, chef-driven menu items, top-shelf drinks, music and year-round programming for all ages in a climate-controlled space. In addition to private event space, this venue will also offer an outdoor patio and rooftop terrace.
“Topgolf has a strong relationship with our Guests throughout the state of Florida and we look forward to introducing our experience to the Fort Myers community,” said Topgolf Chief Executive Officer Dolf Berle. “We are thrilled to be part of the Cypress Lakes development, which will allow us to create memorable moments for so many Guests. The City of Fort Myers and Lee County have been great to work with and we look forward to continuing our strong partnership together.”
Located along the newly named “Topgolf Way” off I-75 behind the Colonial Square Town Center near the new Cypress Lakes development, Topgolf is anticipated to become a must-do destination in Fort Myers.  The new, two-level venue, which is expected to employ more than 300 Associates once open, will feature 72 hitting bays with 11 feet from tee to tee and custom-made bay dividers for extra safety and comfort. Construction efforts are actively underway, with crews breaking ground on the new venue earlier this year.
“Topgolf enhances the desirability of our city’s entertainment offerings, and is a great fit for southwest Florida,” said Saeed Kazemi, P.E., City Manager. “It’s exciting to welcome the brand that revolutionized the sports and entertainment experience.”
As one of the world’s fastest-growing sports and entertainment brands, Topgolf is credited with making the game of golf more inclusive and accessible through its variety of technology-driven experiences. The experience, built on a foundation of fun, community and inclusivity, has created a movement across the globe as the company makes its mark as a leader in the sports and entertainment industry.
Visit the Topgolf Fort Myers location page for the latest updates on progress and anticipated opening date, or follow @Topgolf on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn.

Pure Silk Championship Welcomes PGA Tour Operations Manager

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – March 25, 2021 –Originally from Lawrenceville, GA Steven Wood Graduated from Georgia Southern University with a Bachelors in Sports Management. Wood began work with PGA TOUR in 2010 at the Liberty Mutual Insurance Legends of Golf. His work with the PGA TOUR spans 11 years and over 25 events including Web.com TOUR Championship, THE PLAYERS Championship, and the Dominion Energy Charity Classic in Richmond, VA. Steven will serve as the Director of Tournament Operations for the 2021 tournament at Kingsmill.
Announced this month, the tournament will operate with limited spectators onsite; however, fans of the event are encouraged to play in the Wednesday Pro-Am to experience an exclusive behind the ropes experience.
All Wednesday Pro-Am participants must undergo a COVID-19 test prior to play as administered by the LPGA.
Kingsmill Resort, is a AAA Four Diamond resort is a stunning James River escape featuring spacious accommodations including stand-alone, easy-access, two-story condominium buildings.  Kingsmill is known for its championship golf courses, a boundless range of recreational activities and leisure pursuits. There is something for the entire family, with fun choices like diving into the Sports Club pools or the famous Lazy River pool. Discover Warehem’s pond located just a short walk from Kingsmill’s full-service marina where jet ski, pontoon boat, kayak and paddleboard rentals await guests. Retreat with miles of jogging and biking trails. Relax and recharge in the resort’s world-class spa. The championship River and Plantation Courses will help guests ace their game. The 15 courts and two pickleball courts at Kingsmill’s Tennis Club are a haven for the racket set, and just the place to serve up a little fun. And don’t forget to savor a meal or two at one of the resort’s five exquisite dining venues.

Dominion Energy Charity Classic surpasses $5.1 million generated for local charity since tournament’s debut

2020 event helped generate more than $1.5 million

RICHMOND, Va.Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Tournament officials announced today that the 2020 Dominion Energy Charity Classic helped generate more than $1.5 million for charities in the Richmond and Henrico County region, bringing the tournament’s total charitable impact to over $5.1 million since the event debuted in 2016.

The PGA TOUR Champions tournament, currently in its sixth year, is dedicated to giving back charitably in the local community, with a focus on military support. As a result of the 2020 event, the tournament distributed funds to the Virginia Veterans Services Foundation, the Richmond Fisher House and more than 100 additional non-profit organizations in Central Virginia.

“Five years in, we have averaged over $1 million a year for charitable organizations in the local area,” said Tom Farrell, executive chairman of Dominion Energy. “2020 was especially challenging for non-profits, so this announcement and its impact comes at a good time. We look forward to hopefully welcoming fans and players back to the area in October for what has become an exciting sports tradition.”

Each year, the Charity Classic offers area non-profit organizations the opportunity to participate in the Birdies for Charity program presented by TowneBank. This program provides participating 501(c)(3) organizations the ability to generate donations that the PGA TOUR bonuses by 10 percent. Some of the organizations that generated significant funds through the program in 2020 included Swim RVA, Richmond Ballet, Mission Gait, Louisa Arts Center, The Richmond Symphony and Boots to Suits.

“During a year that saw the world reeling from a pandemic, we were especially glad the tournament could continue to make a positive impact in our community,” said Executive Director Steve Schoenfeld. “Even without the ability to host spectators on site, the event was able to help generate charitable funds, which is a testament to the philanthropic mentality of the many local residents and corporations that support the tournament.”

“We are excited and grateful that the Virginia Veterans Services Foundation (VVSF) has again been chosen to be a recipient of the funds generated by the Dominion Energy Charity Classic,” said John Lesinski, VVSF Board Chair. “The charitable dollars generated by the Charity Classic over the past five years have made a major difference in our efforts to help our military veterans who need financial assistance, to find gainful civilian employment and to prevent homelessness throughout the Commonwealth and will again be used to accomplish our important mission to serve those who have served us.”

Since beginning in 2016, the Dominion Energy Charity Classic has received several accolades. In 2016, 2017 and 2019 the tournament received the Players Award for being voted the favorite event of the year by PGA TOUR Champions players. The 2018 Charity Classic won the Sales Award, recognizing the outstanding sponsorship support from the Richmond business community as well as the 10-year extension announcement with Dominion Energy and The Country Club of Virginia, solidifying professional golf in Richmond through 2029.

The 2021 event will return to The Country Club of VirginiaJames River CourseOctober 21-24, with the top 72 players competing for a $2 million purse. Phil Mickelson is the defending champion.

For additional tournament information or to find out more about Birdies for Charity, please visit www.deccgolf.com.

Topgolf Entertainment Group Announces First-of-its-Kind 9-Shot Challenge with Toptracer Range and World Golf Tour

Global tournament connects Toptracer Range and World Golf Tour players in combined competition

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DALLAS, Feb. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Since its inception, Topgolf Entertainment Group, a global sports and entertainment company, has worked to grow the game of golf by making it more accessible and connect communities across the globe through meaningful, tech-driven experiences. As a culmination of this commitment, Topgolf announces a first-of-its-kind 9-Shot Challenge Global Tournament, an innovative global competition that allows players to compete – from virtually anywhere.  This experience will deliver a cross-platform golf competition that connects in-person players from around the world at participating Toptracer Range locations and gamers of the leading World Golf Tour (WGT) online game as they vie for the top spot on global leaderboards.

The 9-Shot Challenge allows players to compete on virtual courses in a series of nine approach shots, testing their iron play skills, with the first tournament ranging in distances from 94 – 186 yards.  Whether playing online on WGT or in person at participating Toptracer Range locations, players can see where they stand in real time as global leaderboards track progress throughout the tournament.  Leaderboard standings will include country flags representing each player, providing visual representation to the true connection of communities around the globe through this competition.
“Introducing innovative ways to access the game of golf and connecting communities through fun and technology-driven experiences is at the core of who we are as a brand. This is why we are thrilled to see the 9-Shot Challenge come to life across multiple Topgolf-enabled platforms,” said Topgolf CEO Dolf Berle. “The ability to bring this competition to people in all corners of the world in a real-time, immersive event is a monumental milestone on our journey to connect people at the intersection of sports and technology, and we can’t wait to see this competition unfold.”
The first event of the 9-Shot Challenge kicks off Feb. 6 – 14 on the virtual Pebble Beach Golf Links coursewhich players can access any time at Toptracer Range locations and on WGT.  Competitors can join the challenge and put their skills to the test on the world-famous Pebble Beach Golf Course by visiting participating Toptracer Range locations  across the world or by downloading the free WGT by Topgolf mobile golf game, loved by over 30 million users. The top contenders in each tournament will be awarded unique prizes, including Callaway Golf Clubs, golf balls, WGT memberships and more.
Future tournaments will provide access to other notable courses that golf fans know and love including Kiawah Island (Ocean Course), Torrey Pines and The Royal St. George’s Golf Club, among others. Additionally, future 9-Shot Challenge Global Tournament events will be available not only at Toptracer Range locations and via the WGT online game, but also at select Topgolf entertainment venues.
To follow the tournament and see tournament rules, visit Topgolf’s 9-Shot Challenge site.
About Topgolf Entertainment Group
Topgolf Entertainment Group is a technology-enabled global sports and entertainment community that connects people in meaningful ways through the experiences we create, the innovation we champion and the good that we do. What started as a simple idea to enhance the game of golf has grown into a movement where people from all walks of life connect at the intersection of technology and sports entertainment. Topgolf Entertainment Group’s platforms include Topgolf venues, Topgolf Media, Topgolf International, Toptracer and Topgolf Swing Suite. Follow @topgolf on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, or visit the Topgolf press page for the latest news.
About Toptracer
Toptracer, an innovative technology from Topgolf Entertainment Group, is the most-used and most-trusted advanced ball-tracing technology. The first of its kind to be introduced to the game of golf, Toptracer has revolutionized the way viewers experience the game at select Topgolf venues, driving ranges and while watching major golf tournaments. Today, Toptracer technology powers over 8,500 Toptracer Range driving ranges in 31 countries.
About WGT
WGT by Topgolf, an esports experience from Topgolf Entertainment Group and part of Topgolf Media, has become the leading online golf game designed to connect sports fans through a free, realistic, virtual golf gaming experience. Acquired by Topgolf in 2016, WGT now has more than 30 million downloads worldwide and brings gamers, golf enthusiasts and professional golfers together from around the world to play championship courses and iconic holes in photorealistic quality. To download WGT, visit m.wgt.com.

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Dickey Broadcasting Company and Fairway Social Sign 2021 Partnership Deal

Alpharetta, GA,–Dickey Broadcasting Company is proud to announce a partnership with Fairway Social, a golf and entertainment concept combining golf games and unprecedented experiences under one roof at 240 South Main Street in Alpharetta, Georgia.

Located in The Maxwell, a mixed-use development at the northeast corner of South Main Street and Devore Road in Alpharetta, Georgia, Fairway Social will feature Full Swing golf simulators, an outdoor upscale putting course, known as “The Back Nine,” elevated bar bites, drinks, and a rooftop patio bar named “Over Par Bar” featuring live music every weekend.

As part of the partnership, 680 The Fan’s premiere golf broadcast, The Golf Show with Brian Katrek, will broadcast live from Fairway Social nearly every Sunday morning from 9am-10am and multiple 680AM/93.7FM prime time shows will also broadcast live from the venue throughout the year.

“On behalf of Dickey Broadcasting Company, I’d like to share the excitement surrounding our new partnership with Fairway Social! What a fantastic opportunity for 680 The Fan listeners to enjoy watching their favorite sports talk show hosts broadcasting live on-location, in tandem with experiencing all the ridiculous fun inside and out at Alpharetta’s premier golf themed venue,” said Ed Kennedy, Sr. Director of Local and National Sales.

Neal Freeman, visionary of Fairway Social said, “We are thrilled to include 680 The Fan as an added attraction for Fairway Social. Live broadcasts will provide one more opportunity for sports enthusiasts to come and play, have a bite
to eat and enjoy some friendly competition.” Neal is founder of Sports Community Consultants and LakePoint Sports in Emerson, Georgia.

The Maxwell, home to Fairway Social, is a joint development between Mayfair Street Partners, LLC and The Providence Group of Georgia, LLC. A total of 44,000 square feet of retail, restaurant and office at The Maxwell will be complemented with 138 residential units.

“Opening in the first quarter of 2021, Fairway Social, will provide a lively destination for friendly competition for all ages,” said Neal Freeman. “Once inside, guests can travel through the world’s most famous golf courses to enjoy our golf simulators and play on California’s Pebble Beach or Georgia’s Sea Island.” The sports simulators will also offer virtual golfing on 100+ notable courses as well as provide simulated games for baseball, football, soccer, lacrosse, hockey, cricket and zombie dodgeball.”

Fairway Social Announces Partnership with Professional Golfer, Stewart Cink

Alpharetta, GA,–Fairway Social Alpharetta is pleased to announce that Stewart Cink, on behalf of Cink Charities, Inc., has entered into a partnership for collaborative golf experiences, social media alignment and charitable giving.

“I look forward to Stewart Cink’s involvement with Fairway Social, which will be exciting for us, as well as beneficial to Cink Charities. Fairway Social will be a destination for public and private events, appearances and periodic interviews with Stewart,” said Neal Freeman, founder and visionary of Fairway Social. “Stewart checked all of the boxes for our luminary with the most important being his impeccable integrity. We also love that he lives in Atlanta, graduated from Georgia Tech, won a major (The Open) tournament and is still relevant as evidenced by his win a few weeks ago at the PGA Safeway Open in Napa, California.”

Stewart Cink joined the PGA Tour in 1997. Originally from Florence, Alabama, Stewart decided to stay in the Atlanta area after graduation to raise his family. He has been a long-time resident of Gwinnett County and still lives in Atlanta. Stewart is passionate about helping those in need and participates in many charity golf tournaments across the country. With the help of his wife, Lisa, they created Cink Charities and currently benefit Newborn Intensive Care Unit of the GMC Foundation, Obria Medical Clinics and Gwinnett Breast Center. Fairway Social will be supporting Cink Charities with multiple fundraising events, the most consistent of which will be Give Back Wednesdays, where $2 off every beer and $2 off every round of The Back Nine will go to charity.

Stewart is also passionate about barbequing and has competed in several barbeque competitions. Fairway Social will feature some of “Stew’s Cues” on the menu.

“Lisa and I are pleased with this exciting opportunity to align with the Fairway Social team for providing a new way to play in downtown Alpharetta and help our charity grow. Whenever I get a break from the PGA tour, it will be fun to come home to enjoy the many golf themed experiences at Fairway Social,” said Stewart Cink.

The 11,000 square foot entertainment destination, Fairway Social, will be located within The Maxwell, a mixed-use development at the northeast corner of South Main Street and Devore Road. The Maxwell is a joint development between Mayfair Street Partners, LLC and The Providence Group of Georgia, LLC.

For the latest news on Fairway Social including the opening date, visit their website.

About Mayfair Street Partners
Mayfair Street Partners, LLC (“Mayfair”) was founded on the core beliefs and values of its principals whose mission is built on integrity, performance, and an awareness of balancing “margin and mission” in all of its investments. Mayfair’s investment strategy is based on developing and investing in commercial real estate assets across urban mixed-use retail, limited to full service hotels, multi-family, and land development. The company is a partnership of cycle tested Principals with a combined experience of nearly 90 years. Together, their platform of development experience provides investors with in-depth knowledge of the real estate industry and delivery of consistent returns over the life cycle of each transaction.

About Sports Community Consultants
Sports Community Consultants, LLC (“SCC”) is a real estate consulting firm assisting communities develop family-centric sports destinations that focus on family values and friendly competition. Recent examples include LakePoint Sports Community in Northwest Georgia. Entertainment venues and dining experiences such as LakePoint Station and Fairway Social are changing the way communities are looking at real estate.

Cink It Charities, Inc.
Stewart Cink joined the PGA Tour in 1997after graduating from Georgia Tech and remaining in Atlanta. He is passionate about helping those in need by participating in many charity golf tournaments across the country. With the help of his wife, Lisa, they created Cink Charities and currently benefit the Newborn Intensive Care Unit of the GMC Foundation, Obria Medical Clinics and Gwinnett Breast Center.

PGA of America Reschedules 2020 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship for October

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PALM BEACH GARDENS, FLORIDA (April 29, 2020) – The PGA of America today announced that the 2020 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship has been rescheduled for October 6-11 at Aronimink Golf Club in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, provided it is safe and responsible to do so at that time.
The PGA of America will work closely with public health officials at the national, state and county levels through Championship Week. The health and safety of players, spectators, volunteers, rules officials and staff remain the top priority.
The KPMG Women’s PGA Championship was originally scheduled for June 23-28.
“In this unique and unsettling time, it became evident that finding new dates for the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship was a prudent choice for the LPGA players, the local community, Aronimink membership and our staff,” said PGA of America President Suzy Whaley. “Throughout the process of making this decision, we appreciated the support we received from our friends at KPMG and the LPGA. Collectively, we remain resolute in our commitment to this Championship as well as helping future generations of women be more successful on and off the golf course.”
One of the LPGA’s five majors, the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship is a collaboration of the PGA of America, LPGA and KPMG, and focuses on the development, advancement and empowerment of women. The event is held in conjunction with the KPMG Women’s Leadership Summit, which will now be held on Wednesday, October 7.
Please visit https://attend.kpmgwpga.com/covid-19 for more information.

Golf World Presents Revised Calendar of Events for 2020

United by what may still be possible this year for the world of professional golf, and with a goal to serve all who love and play the game, Augusta National Golf Club, European Tour, LPGA, PGA of America, PGA TOUR, The R&A and USGA have issued the following joint statement:
“This is a difficult and challenging time for everyone coping with the effects of this pandemic. We remain very mindful of the obstacles ahead, and each organization will continue to follow the guidance of the leading public health authorities, conducting competitions only if it is safe and responsible to do so.
“In recent weeks, the global golf community has come together to collectively put forward a calendar of events that will, we hope, serve to entertain and inspire golf fans around the world. We are grateful to our respective partners, sponsors and players, who have allowed us to make decisions – some of them, very tough decisions – in order to move the game and the industry forward.
“We want to reiterate that Augusta National Golf Club, European Tour, LPGA, PGA of America, PGA TOUR, The R&A and USGA collectively value the health and well-being of everyone, within the game of golf and beyond, above all else. We encourage everyone to follow all responsible precautions and make effort to remain healthy and safe.”
Updates from each organization follow, and more information can be found by clicking on the links included:
USGA
The U.S. Open, previously scheduled for June 15-21 at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York, has been officially rescheduled for September 14-20 and is confirmed to remain at Winged Foot. For more information and comments from USGA CEO Mike Davis, click here.
THE R&A
The R&A has decided to cancel The Open in 2020 due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, and the Championship will next be played at Royal St. George’s in 2021. The Open was due to be played in Kent, England, from July 12-19, but it has been necessary to cancel the Championship based on guidance from the UK Government, the health authorities, public services and The R&A’s advisers. For more information and comments from The R&A Chief Executive Martin Slumbers, click here.
PGA OF AMERICA
The PGA of America is announcing today that the PGA Championship is now scheduled to take place August 3-9 and will remain at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco, California. The PGA Championship was originally slated for May 11-17 but was postponed on March 17.
Furthermore, the PGA reconfirmed the Ryder Cup remains as originally scheduled, September 22-27, at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wisconsin. For more information and comments from PGA of America CEO Seth Waugh, click here.
AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB
Augusta National has identified November 9-15 as the intended dates to host the 2020 Masters Tournament, which was previously scheduled for April 6-12 and postponed on March 13. For more information, and comments from Chairman Fred Ridley, click here.
PGA TOUR
While collaborating with the PGA of America to find a viable date for the PGA Championship in August, the PGA TOUR worked with its host organizations and title sponsors to move the Regular Season finale – the Wyndham Championship – and all three FedExCup Playoffs events one week later, starting the week of August 10 and concluding with a Monday, September 7, Labor Day finish for the TOUR Championship.
The TOUR will seek to reschedule tournaments into the weeks formerly occupied by the U.S. Open, The Open Championship and the Men’s Olympic golf competition in June and July. The TOUR will make further announcements about this potential, as well as its fall schedule, in the coming weeks. For more information and comments from PGA TOUR Commissioner Jay Monahan, click here.
EUROPEAN TOUR
Due to the many complexities involved, the European Tour is currently working through various scenarios in relation to the rescheduling of our tournaments for the 2020 season. The European Tour will make further announcements on these in due course.
LPGA
On April 3, the LPGA released a revised look at the LPGA Tour’s 2020 summer schedule, beginning on the week of June 15 with the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship presented by P&G. In addition, the LPGA Tour announced that they have successfully rescheduled their first two majors of the year (the ANA Inspiration moves to the week of September 7 at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, California; and the U.S. Women’s Open conducted by the USGA moves to the week of December 7 at Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas). For more information, click here.
SUMMARY
A listing of the revised schedule of events announced today follows:
  • TO BE CONFIRMED: June 15-21 (formerly U.S. Open week) – potential PGA TOUR event
  • CANCELED: July 13-19, The Open Championship, Royal St. George’s GC, Sandwich, Kent, England
  • TO BE CONFIRMED: July 13-19 (formerly The Open Championship week) – potential PGA TOUR event
  • TO BE CONFIRMED: July 27-August 2 (formerly Men’s Olympic Competition week) – potential PGA TOUR event
  • CONFIRMED: August 3-9 – PGA Championship, TPC Harding Park, San Francisco, California
  • CONFIRMED: PGA TOUR’s season-ending event/FedExCup Playoffs
    • August 10-16 – Wyndham Championship, Sedgefield Country Club, Greensboro, North Carolina
    • August 17-23 – THE NORTHERN TRUST, TPC Boston, Norton, Massachusetts
    • August 24-30 – BMW Championship, Olympia Fields CC, Olympia Fields, Illinois
    • August 31-September 7 (Labor Day) – TOUR Championship, East Lake Golf Club, Atlanta, Georgia
  • CONFIRMED: September 14-20 – U.S. Open, Winged Foot Golf Club, Mamaroneck, New York
  • RECONFIRMED: September 22-27: Ryder Cup, Whistling Straits, Kohler, Wisconsin
  • CONFIRMED: November 9-15: the Masters Tournament, Augusta National Golf Club, Augusta, Georgia

Fifth Annual Operation Turbo Golf Tournament

Description

Golf tournament to support Operation Turbo which sends “Boxes of Home” to our deployed service members to help make deployment just a little bit easier.

SHOTGUN STYLE START: 1 pm

FORMAT: Captains Choice Scramble

ENTRY FEE: includes greens fees, cart fees, range balls, and dinner

OTHER CONTRIBUTION OPPORTUNITIES:
(1) Hole Sponsorship: $30
(2) Mulligans: $5/mulligan (up to 3 per person)

If you would like to sponsor a hole, please contact us.

If you can’t make it to the event, please consider making a donation to help support Operation Turbo.

Date And Time

Wed, September 18, 2019

1:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT

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Location

Sewells Point Golf Course

660 Ruthven Road

Norfolk, VA 23505

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event