Mid-Atlantic Golf Championship FREE Admission for Military Personnel and their Immediate Families
Potomac, MD (May 27, 2013) - The Mid-Atlantic Golf Championship is offering FREE admission to all active, reserved, and retired military personnel (with an ID) and their immediate families for its Web.com Tour event, Monday, May 27 through Sunday, June 2 at TPC Potomac.
The Mid-Atlantic Championship is extending this special opportunity as a way to give back and say thank you for their service and sacrifice.
"I believe it is the least we can do to offer this opportunity to the men and women of our military for protecting the freedoms we all enjoy," said Teo Sodeman, Mid-Atlantic Championship Tournament Director.
Tickets can be obtained at the event and online via the tournament's official website ticket page. When ordering from the tournament's website, use the promotional code HERO2013.
The Mid-Atlantic Championship is a premier stop on the Web.com Tour. The Tour features numerous top pro golfers including two-time US Open Champion Lee Janzen, Shaun Micheel, Woody Austin, Todd Hamilton and Billy Andre. The Mid- Atlantic Championship's 2012 champion was David Lingmerth who finished second to Tiger Woods last month at The Players Championship.
The tournament schedule is available at www.midatlanticchampionship.com/schedule.
About the Web.com Tour
Founded (1990), owned and operated by the PGA TOUR, the Web.Com Tour enters a new era in 2013 as it identifies those players who are ready to compete and win on golf's biggest stage. Beginning in 2013, the Web.com Tour becomes the path to the PGA TOUR with all 50 available PGA TOUR cards coming through the Web.com Tour and the season culminating at the four-event Web.com Tour Finals in September. Web.com became the Tour's umbrella sponsor on June 27, 2012, replacing Nationwide Insurance. A 10-year agreement (through 2021) is in place. As the official proving ground of the PGA TOUR, three out of four PGA TOUR members are Web.com Tour alumni. Tour alumni have won 345 PGA TOUR titles, including 17 majors and five PLAYERS Championships. The PGA TOUR, through the efforts of its three tours and their tournaments, sponsors, players and volunteers, supports over 2,000 local charities and has surpassed $1.7 billion in charitable giving. To learn more about the PGA TOUR and Web.com Tour and to follow the season-long quest for a PGA TOUR card, visit PGATOUR.COM, Twitter and Facebook.
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About IMG Golf
IMG Golf is the market leader in the sport with 50 years of experience and now nearly 500 staff working in different aspects of the golf business worldwide. This involves talent representation where the business started and IMG now works with over 100 of the best male and female players from over 30 countries. IMG owns, manages and stages more than 50 golf tournaments a year on every continent and on every Tour including Majors and World Golf Championships, along with special events and over 150 VIP golf days a year worldwide. IMG Golf is involved in every aspect of the game offering its partners a 360° fully integrated service and its core businesses include Media(with IMG Media in partnership with the European Tour and the Asian Tour via European Tour Productions and Asian Tour Media) and Golfing World as well as digital and social media, Golf Course Design and Management, Sales and Advisory Services, Corporate and Federation Consulting, Hospitality, Academies, Licensing, Publishing, Speakers, Broadcasters, Bid Consultancy, Corporate and Individual Brand Development. Golf was IMG's first sport and remains at the heart of IMG's global business.
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Media Relations, Mid-Atlantic Championship
2013 Mid-Atlantic Championship
May 27 - June 2, 2013
TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm