ZO’S SUMMER GROOVE TEES OFF FOR FIRST TIME ON LEGENDARY FAIRMONT TURNBERRY ISLE RESORT’S CHAMPIONSHIP GOLF COURSES
~ Alonzo Mourning Charities to celebrate event’s 15th year of benefitting Overtown Youth Center and Honey Shine Mentoring Program~
NBA champion and Miami Heat great Alonzo Mourning will kickoff the 15th annual Zo’s Summer Groove, presented by the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino- with the event’s popular Golf Classic at a new, more prestigious location this year– Fairmont Turnberry Isle. This legendary 300-acre retreat is where Zo and other famous sports athletes and celebrities regularly golf and are members of the resort’s distinguished membership club. Participants of the Hublot Watches and Coca-Cola Golf Classic will get a once-in-a-life-time opportunity to play alongside the former basketball player and star friends on the exclusive Raymond Floyd-redesigned championship courses. This year’s participants include Bruce Smith, Jason Taylor, Eric Spoelstra, Clyde Drexler, Kenny Lofton, Gerald Henderson, Steve Smith and Roland Martin. In addition, several students from the Overtown Youth Center will participate in the Golf Classic.
Hublot Watches, the official timekeeper for the Miami Heat and a huge supporter of Alonzo Mourning Charities and its Sponsor-A-Student program, will also present a watch valued at over $20,000 to anyone who makes a hole-in-one during the tournament. All proceeds from the much-anticipated weekend will benefit Alonzo Mourning Charities, which has raised more than $7 million for the Overtown Youth Center and Honey Shine Mentoring Program since its inception.
Friday, July 22
7:30 a.m. [Registration]
8 a.m. [Pre-event breakfast reception]
9 a.m. [Shotgun]
2 p.m. [Post-event awards reception]
Fairmont Turnberry Isle
19999 West Country Club Drive; Aventura, FL
COST & TICKETS
Foursome for $4,000 and Single for $1,000, with celebrity teams available at $6,000
For tickets or more information, visit www.zsg.com.
This summer marks the 15 year anniversary of Zo’s Summer Groove, and Alonzo Mourning is celebrating by raising the bar with the most coveted of performances, locations and events including a basketball clinic with the top male and female high school players from Miami-Dade and Broward Counties, a sports conference, a comedy show, a youth empowerment summit, in addition to a gala dinner headlined by 14-time Grammy award winner Alicia Keys, a block
party as well as a closing party, which will all unfold over three days (July 22-24) around South Florida.