Friday, August 01, 2014

Thursday, July 31, 2014

What's on ebay? 1976 Greater Greensboro Open Pewter Plate

"1976 Greater Greensboro Open GGO Wilton Armetale Pewter Plate"

What's on ebay? 1973 GGO Zodiac Astrographic watch

"For sale a very rare 1973 limited golfball edition Zodiac Astrographic. This watch was custom made for the Greater Greensboro Open. The watch is in good used condition, goldplated case and steel screw-back. The mineral glass crystal is in good condition with some scratches that can be polished. The inhouse 17j. Swiss Zodiac 88D movement is super clean and in excellent! condition. The dial and acrylic discs and in excellent condition without any wear! IThe watch works and keeps excellent time with a high speed of 36.000bph. This SST (Split Second Timing) feature provides floating seconds with a golfball :) Has quick-set date by pushing the crown. Fitted with the original (no Zodiac logo) Kreisler golfilled bracelet. Case size is 40mm diameter. Total length with bracelet is 20cm."

2014 Wyndham Championship Junior Golf Clinic

The Wyndham Championship will hold its Junior Golf Clinic on Tuesday, Aug. 12 at 4:00pm at Grandover Resort practice range. This clinic is open to junior golfers of all ages, and PGA TOUR professionals will provide the instruction. Refreshments will be provided, and a limited number of T-Shirts will be available. Participation is free of charge, and the first 125 junior golfers who register at www.thefirstteetriad.org may participate in the clinic.

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Cadillac Returns as Wyndham Championship’s Official Vehicle

Cadillac returns to the Wyndham Championship in 2014 as its official vehicle. Cadillac will provide PGA TOUR player courtesy cars as well as vehicles for tournament operations and tournament officials during the upcoming PGA TOUR event. The premium car brand will also have vehicles on display at Sedgefield Country Club featuring the new 2015 Escalade and ATS Sedan during the tournament as well as a hospitality venue at the 10th green. “There is no better automotive brand to have associated with a PGA TOUR event than Cadillac,” tournament director Mark Brazil said. “We are proud that Cadillac has chosen to continue its partnership with the Wyndham Championship, and we hope they will be with us for a very long time. We sincerely appreciate Bill Black, Don Flow and all of the other Piedmont Triad Cadillac dealers for all of the assistance they provided in making this sponsorship possible.”

Padraig Harrington will play the 2014 Wyndham Championship

Padraig Harrington is planning to play the Wyndham Championship set for Aug. 11-17, 2014. He is a three-time Major winner and has made two Wyndham Championship appearances with his best finish coming in 2011 when he finished tied for 47th. The Irish golfer missed the cut last year. He is a five-time PGA TOUR winner with 16 international victories. He has made just 13 PGA TOUR starts this season; he is 187th in the FedExCup point standings and 241st in the Official World Golf Rankings.

Monday, July 21, 2014

Two-For-One “Good-Any-Day” Tickets Available at Local Harris Teeter Locations

Golf fans can purchase tickets for the 2014 Wyndham Championship on the website, at the tournament entrance, but fans can only purchase two “good-any-day” tickets for the price of one at local Harris Teeter locations. The Wyndham Championship is set for Aug. 11-17, 2014 at Sedgefield Country Club. Now through the end of the Wyndham Championship, fans can purchase two “good-any-day” Wyndham tickets for the price of one at all local Harris Teeter locations. A VIC card is required to get the two-for-one deal. The $40 tickets available at Harris Teeter are good for tournament admission on any day of tournament week. Children aged 15 and under are admitted free with a paying adult.

What's on ebay? 1991 KGGO Ticket signed by Hal Sutton

Friday, July 11, 2014

What's on ebay? 3 1980 Greater Greensboro Open Champion's Banquet Glasses

"3 1980 Greater Greensboro Open Champion's Banquet 10 oz. Collins Glasses"

NORTH STATE NAMED WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP'S OFFICIAL FIBER INTERNET PROVIDER

North State, a North Carolina–based provider of fiber internet, data and entertainment services with its headquarters in High Point, is now the official fiber internet provider of the Wyndham Championship. As the Wyndham’s official fiber internet provider, North State will deliver internet and voice services for all areas of tournament operations. “The Wyndham stands for so many great things for the region,” North State CEO Royster Tucker III said. “It’s about people, volunteers, business, fans, fun, fellowship and relationships – a total display of what the Triad is all about. The energy at the Wyndham is such a great fit for us as it aligns with North State’s focus to impact lives and businesses across the region.” “We are thrilled to partner with a major High Point company like North State,” tournament director Mark Brazil said. “For the last several years, we have been using the Wyndham Championship as a vehicle to promote the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, and anytime we can work with a company in our region, it enhances that focus. North State is a fantastic company that was founded in High Point, and we are happy they have chosen the Wyndham Championship as a way to promote their expansion into other parts of the Triad. We plan to do everything we can to help them expand their service throughout the region.”