PING Golf Partners with Southern Texas PGA Foundation to Create Opportunity for a Junior Golfer to get PING VIP Tour Experience at Phoenix Headquarters
Event Date: Fall 2016/Spring 2017
Location: PING Golf National Office in Phoenix, Arizona
PING Experience: One STPGA Junior Golfer, accompanied by a parent chaperone, will travel to Phoenix to the PING Custom VIP Fitting Center. This is the location where all PING PGA Tour professionals are fit for their equipment. The junior will be fit for and receive a total of 8 clubs (including irons and wedges). Airfare and accommodations will be provided by Southern Texas PGA.
Conditions of Entry:
Official contest rules can be found here
, but an overview is outlined below.
For any junior girl or boy between the ages of 6 and 18 (age as of August 10, 2016 determines age eligibility) to officially be entered into the drawing, he/she must first meet all of the following criteria:
- Must be a 2016 Southern Texas PGA Junior Golf Member
- Must have played in five (5) STPGA junior golf events between January 1, 2016 and August 5, 2016. Please note Drive, Chip and Putt qualifiers are not considered STPGA junior events.
- Must have participated and raised a minimum of $250 in STPGA Foundation’s 2016 Kids fore a Cause Program. This annual fundraising program benefits the Southern Texas PGA Foundation, Texas Children’s Hospital, DELL Children’s Medical Center and Triumph Over Kid Cancer.
Once all of the above-mentioned criteria have been met, the junior golfer obtains entries into the drawing as follows:
Participation in 2016 STPGA events between January 1, 2016 and August 5, 2016
Five Events = 1 Entry
Ten Events = 3 Entries
Fifteen Events = 7 Entries
**A maximum of 7 entries may be obtained through participation in STPGA Junior Golf events.
Fundraising in STPGA Foundation’s 2016 Kids fore a Cause Program as of Friday, August 5 at midnight:
$250 Raised = 1 Entry
$500 Raised = 3 Entries
$750 Raised = 7 Entries
**A maximum of 7 entries may be obtained through fundraising in STPGA Kids fore a Cause Program.
One junior will be drawn from all entries and announced on Tuesday, August 9
during the Opening Ceremony of the Southern Texas PGA Junior Championship at Cypresswood Golf Club. Jeff Beauregard and Bryant Hiskey from PING will be present to assist with the drawing.