PGA Fall Expo features $7,000 PGA Professional Challenge Cup

PGA of America
All PGA Fall Expo registered attendees can play at the award-winning Lexington Course with industry peers for an enjoyable afternoon of networking and premier destination golf.
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Published: Tuesday, June 15, 2010 | 11:39 a.m.

PGA Professionals, golf buyers and industry leaders can participate in the PGA Fall Expo golf event of their choice -- the $7,000 PGA Professional Challenge Cup, the Amateur Shoot-Out or the Industry Golf Outing -- on Monday, August 16, the day prior to the opening of the 2010 PGA Fall Expo, Aug. 17-18, in Las Vegas, Nev.

The Revere Golf Club in nearby Henderson will host all three tournaments placing a premium on product testing, professional networking, competition and fun in one award-winning golf destination.

"The 2010 PGA Fall Expo Tournament Day has been bolstered this year by giving our attendees more options than ever before," said PGA Golf Exhibitions Group Vice President Ed Several. "Whether competing among PGA Professional peers for the $7,000 purse, mixing among PGA Professionals and amateurs for great prizes in the Amateur Shoot-Out or simply playing at a premier facility among friends, the PGA Fall Expo Tournament Day is an enjoyable and valuable way to launch the business at hand during the PGA Fall Expo."

Well-known as a premier U.S. golf destination located just 20 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, Revere Golf Club is the holder of Golf World's 2010 Reader's Choice Award; Golf Digest's 2008/2009 Best Places to Play (4 ½ stars) and Golf World's 100 Best Golf Shops 2009 Winner. Additionally, Revere Golf Club will be the host facility of the 4th Annual PGA Fall Expo Demo Day, held simultaneously to the tournaments, where leading golf companies will provide attendees with real golf testing experience of the latest products.

The PGA PROFESSIONAL CHALLENGE CUP

All PGA Professionals and LPGA Members may choose to compete in this four-ball stroke play (two-person team) tournament for a total purse of $7,000. The Cup will be played on the Lexington Course of Revere Golf Club with a 7:30 a.m. shotgun start. A first-place team prize of $2,000 will be awarded and 20 percent of the field will receive a pay-out. Each team must have at least one PGA Professional and the field will be limited to 100 players/50 teams. The entry fee is $150 and includes complimentary shuttle bus service from The Venetian Hotel to The Revere Golf Club (round trip); range balls; green fees; cart; breakfast; lunch; gift bag; and purse. Awards will be presented on the main stage of the PGA Fall Expo Show floor on Tuesday afternoon, August 17. For more information on the PGA Professional Challenge Cup and to register, visit pgaexpo.com.

AMATEUR SHOOT-OUT

Amateurs, PGA Professionals and LPGA Members electing to play with amateur partners will have the opportunity for a great day of golf, prizes, networking and product testing at the PGA Fall Expo Amateur Shoot-Out. The four-person scramble will be played on the Concord Course of Revere Golf Club with an 8:00 a.m. shotgun start. The event features many contests, prizes and premium trophies. The entry fee is $150 and includes complimentary shuttle bus service from The Venetian Hotel to The Revere Golf Club (round trip); range balls; green fees; cart; breakfast; lunch; gift bag; trophies, prizes and contests. Awards will be presented on the main stage of the PGA Fall Expo Show floor on Tuesday afternoon, August 17. For more information on the Amateur Shoot-Out and to register, visit pgaexpo.com.

PGA FALL EXPO INDUSTRY GOLF OUTING

All PGA Fall Expo registered attendees can play at the award-winning Lexington Course with industry peers for an enjoyable afternoon of networking and premier destination golf. The Outing begins with a 1:30 p.m. shotgun start and the $100 entry fee includes range balls; green fees; cart; boxed lunch, gift bags, prizes and contests.