The First Tee & Dell Technologies Championship Youth Golf Day Returns to The Links in Norton
The First Tee & Dell Technologies Championship Youth Golf Day Returns to The Links in NortonFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: AUGUST 11, 2018NORTON, Massachusetts – The Wednesday of Dell Technologies Championship week has always been special for The First Tee of Massachusetts and the hundreds of children who have been able to take part in The First Tee & Dell Technologies Championship Youth Golf Day.
In concert with the Dell Technologies Championship, this year’s Youth Golf Day will take place on August 29th, at The Links at Mass Golf in Norton. The event is open to boys and girls of all ages and abilities. There will be a 1 hour FREE junior golf clinic starting at 2:00 p.m. followed by a special guest appearance by a PGA TOUR player.All registrants who participate in the event will receive a gift from The First Tee of Massachusetts and a FREE Good-Any-Day Grounds Ticket to the Dell Technologies Championship at TPC Boston.
CLICK HEREto register online and secure your spot! Space is limited and spots will be secured on a first-come, first-serve basis.
“We are extremely thankful to the Dell Technologies Championship for once again helping us put on the Youth Golf Day here at The Links” said KyleHarris, Director of Operations of The First Tee of Massachusetts. “We’re really looking forward to another exciting day for our participants. The kids will have the opportunity to receive some skill instruction and be further exposed to our core values and life skills.” Located just four miles away from TPC Boston, The Links at Mass Golf, which includes an 18-hole par 3 course, serves as the headquarter facility for The First Tee of Massachusetts. Over the course of the one-hour clinic, participants will be reminded about The First Tee Nine Core Values- honesty, integrity, sportsmanship, respect, confidence, responsibility, perseverance, courtesy and judgement. Approximately 90 minutes later, participants will gather and enjoy an exhibition by a member of the PGA Tour, who is part of the 2018 Dell Technologies Championship field. Previous PGA TOUR guests include: Shawn Stefani, Patton Kizzire, Erik Compton, Ken Duke and Freddie Jacobson. “The opportunity for the kids to interact with the PGA TOUR players is always a lot of fun for our kids,” said Harris, who stated that there are always plenty of autograph and photo opportunities for participants. “The players have always been gracious with their time and really help to make it a special event.” The Youth Golf Day & PGA TOUR Player Exhibition is open to families and kids of all ages and abilities. Harris encourages everyone to stop by The Links at Mass Golf in Norton on August 29th. “We hope to use this fun event to expose as many local children to the game of golf as possible. Players of all skill levels can have fun participating in the clinic, and watching the pros hit shots is always very impressive.” About the Dell Technologies Championship: The Dell Technologies Championship has been the premier professional sports event on Labor Day weekend in the greater Boston area for 15 years. Since its establishment in 2003, the championship has generated over $27 million for local & national charities. The list of heralded champions also includes Tiger Woods, Phil Michelson, Rickie Fowler and defending champion Justin Thomas. The Dell Technologies Championship occupies a prominent position on the PGA TOUR schedule, as the second of four events in the TOUR’s season-ending FedExCup Playoffs, and annually welcomes the top 100 players on the FedExCup Points List to Boston. This year’s championship will take place August 30th-September 4th.