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Ryder Cup Medinah 2012

RYDER CUP CAPTAINS CHALLENGE SET FOR SEPTEMBER 26 AT RICH HARVEST FARMS

Written by: Tony Korologos | Date: Friday, September 21st, 2012
Categories: NewsTournaments

Ryder Cup Medinah 2012WHAT
The Captains Challenge, an officially sanctioned Ryder Cup event, will take place on Wednesday, September 26, at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Ill.

This memorable event provides everyday golfers with an opportunity to be a member of a 12-person team led by a past U.S. Ryder Cup Captain. A total of 96 participants will be divided into eight 12-person teams, and will play an 18-hole round, including all three formats used at the Ryder Cup. A points system will be used to calculate each team’s score.

This is a sold-out event; cost for individuals was $6,000 per player. All proceeds from the Captains Challenge will benefit the PGA Foundation and the Kids Golf Foundation.

WHEN
Wednesday, September 26, 2012

7:45 a.m. – Media availability with Captains
8:15 a.m. – Team photos, all Captains present
9 a.m. – Shotgun start
3 p.m. – Event concludes

WHO
Past U.S. Ryder Cup Captains scheduled to participate are:

·         Billy Casper
·         Ben Crenshaw
·         Dow Finsterwald
·         Tom Kite
·         Tom Lehman
·         Corey Pavin
·         Dave Stockton
·         Hal Sutton
·         Lee Trevino
·         Lanny Wadkins

WHERE
Rich Harvest Farms
7S771 Dugan Road
Sugar Grove, IL 60554

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