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Announces 2017 Troon Challenge Schedule
AZ – April 2017 / Newsmaker Alert / Troon®
is excited to announce the official schedule of the 2017
Troon Challenge presented by Callaway Golf®. Now in its 12th year,
the popularity of the nationwide amateur event continues to grow as regional
qualifying events will be held at 32 facilities in 11 different states
from April through August.
annual Troon Challenge is Troon’s largest amateur golf event, attracting
more than 1,200 loyal golfers competing in regional qualifying events across
the United States. Two-person teams in both Net and Gross Divisions will
vie for the chance to qualify for the National Finals to be held in Scottsdale
Ariz. August 25-27, 2017. The Troon Challenge National Finals will feature
a rotation of golf courses with tournament rounds being played at Boulders
Resort & Spa (North Course) and Troon North Golf Club (Pinnacle Course).
events kicked off April 2nd at Shadow Hills Golf Club in Indio, Calif.
Entry into any qualifying event includes green fee, cart, practice balls,
event prizes, and a post-tournament awards reception.
qualifying for the 2017 Troon Challenge presented by Callaway Golf will
be held at a number of Top 100, Best-in-State, and facilities that host
PGA TOUR and LPGA Tour events,” said Kris Strauss, vice president, sales
and marketing, Troon. “Huge national competitions such as this wouldn’t
be possible without the support of our frequent players, the incredible
golf courses and of course, our supporting event partners. We encourage
amateurs across the country to tee it up in a qualifying event as we’d
love to see them in Scottsdale this August.”
2017 Troon Challenge is presented by Callaway Golf, along with supporting
partners Scottsdale Convention and Visitors Bureau, Pepsi and Ship Sticks.
Troon Challenge Schedule
Southern Dunes, Maricopa - Sunday, April 30
Conquistador Golf & Tennis, Oro Valley - Saturday, May 6
Canyon Golf Club, Fountain Hills - Wednesday, May 31
Canyon Golf Club, Buckeye - Saturday, June 3
Mountain Golf Club, Phoenix - Sunday, June 11
Club of Estrella, Goodyear - Saturday, June 24
North Golf Club, Scottsdale - Sunday, July 9
Golf Club, Chandler - Sunday, July 16
Phoenician, Scottsdale - Saturday, August 5
Golf Club, Tucson - Sunday, August 13
Hills Golf Club, Indio - Sunday, April 2
WEST, La Quinta - Sunday, April 23
Club, Palm Desert - Sunday, May 7
Resort and Spa, Napa - Sunday, June 11
Wells Golf Resort, Indian Wells - Saturday, June 17
Westin Mission Hills, Rancho Mirage - Sunday, July 9
Dehe Golf Club, Brooks - Sunday, July 16
Grande Golf Club, Patterson - Sunday, July 16
Golf Club, San Diego - Sunday, July 23
Ridge, Castle Pines - Friday, May 12
of Isles, North Stonington - Sunday, May 21
Golf Club, Naples - Saturday, June 17
& Bear at World Golf Village, St. Augustine - Sunday, July 30
Golf Club, Leawood - Saturday, August 5
Golf Club, North Las Vegas - Sunday, July 16
Golf Club, Mesquite - Saturday, June 24
Hotel & Golf Club, Atlantic City - Sunday, July 30
Golf Club at Mansion Ridge, Monroe - Saturday, July 8
Golf Club, Carmel - Sunday, July 16
Beach Golf Club, Port Aransas - Sunday, May 21
Cantera Hill Country Resort, San Antonio - Sunday, June 25
Shores Golf Club, Potomac Shores - Sunday, June 11
Challenge Official Sponsor Details
Golf: Callaway Golf Company (NYSE: ELY) creates products designed to make
every golfer a better golfer. Callaway Golf Company manufactures and sells
golf clubs and golf balls, and sells golf accessories, under the Callaway
Golf and Odyssey brands worldwide. For more information, visit www.callawaygolf.com.
Convention & Visitors Bureau: Welcome to the world’s finest golf destination.
It’s a bold claim, but we’ve got the numbers to back it up. Start with
nearly 200 Scottsdale-area golf courses and 330 plus days of sunshine annually.
Add in local residents like Aaron Baddeley, Brandel Chamblee and Tom Lehman.
And when you top it off with an enviable collection of golf lifestyle pursuits,
Scottsdale’s virtues are as clear as the sky on a typical day. For more
information, visit www.experiencescottsdale.com.
has been bringing fun and refreshment to consumers for over 100 years.
From its humble beginnings over a century ago, Pepsi-Cola has grown to
become one of the best known, most loved products throughout the world.
For more information, visit www.pepsiusa.com.
Sticks: Founded in 2011, Ship Sticks provides a door-to-door shipping solution
for the traveling golfer who desires a hassle-free traveling experience.
As the most reliable and cost effective shipping service available, Ship
Sticks has partnered with the world’s finest Golf Resorts, Country Clubs
and Hotels to allow for an effortless shipping experience. Shipping golf
clubs and luggage with Ship Sticks allows you to save time and money at
the airport by avoiding the long check-in lines, crowded baggage terminals,
and expensive baggage fees. Whether your clubs are being picked up from
your home or office, Ship Sticks guarantees an on-time delivery to wherever
you’re staying or playing. For additional information with regards to these
convenient services, please visit www.shipsticks.com.
Challenge National Finals Host Venues in Scottsdale, Ariz.
two championship-level, Jay Morrish-designed golf courses, The Boulders
is known for its breathtaking surroundings, rugged beauty and considered
to be among the most demanding in the Southwest. Both the North and South
Courses have won some of the industry’s highest accolades including Golf
Magazine’s “Platinum Medal” award as one of the “Top 10 U.S. Courses” and
Golfweek’s “Best Courses, State-by-State” rankings. Ancient boulder formations
and sun-splashed terrain offer an ideal backdrop for those looking for
a unique desert golf experience. The North Course at The Boulders presents
18 scenic holes and the natural landscape of the desert foothills and stunning
views of Black Mountain. For more information, visit www.theboulders.com.
Troon North Golf Club
North Golf Club stands as a hallmark of the Scottsdale desert golf experience
with two 18-hole courses stretching through the natural ravines and foothills
in the shadows of Pinnacle Peak. Giant granite boulders lie strewn across
the rugged landscape of Arizona’s Sonoran Desert, where Troon North Golf
Club combines iconic golf with the visual sensation of desert landscape,
providing a standard unmatched in the American Southwest. For more information,
Golf Club marks Troon’s 20th location in California, one of the company’s
largest and fastest growing regions. The 20 clubs and facilities are made
up of daily fee, resort, semi-private and private clubs, including 30.5
18-hole equivalents or 549 golf holes across the state. Headquartered in
Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company,
with more than 270 golf courses in its portfolio. Also specializing in
homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management
and associated hospitality venues, the company oversees operations at Troon
Golf, Honours Golf, Troon
Privé (the private club operating division of Troon) and Troon
International properties located in 36 states and 31 countries. Additionally,
there are 57 Troon affiliated properties featuring 79 courses that have
been recipients of a “Top 100” ranking by national and international publications.
Troon properties include Princeville Makai Golf Club, Kauai, Hawaii; Centurion
Club, London, England; The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, Tucson, Ariz.;
The Bay Club, Berlin, Md.; Prince’s Golf Club, Sandwich, England; and CostaBaja
Golf Club, in La Paz, Mexico. For more information, visit www.TroonGolf.com,
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