WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP OFFERS FREE ADMISSION TO MEMBERS OF THE MILITARY, TEACHERS; TCDI, Weaver Foundation, Mack Trucks, Blue Ridge Companies Sponsor Initiative
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Multiple Wyndham Championship sponsors are combining to provide free admission to members of the military and Piedmont Triad teachers, and the military outpost will return, the tournament announced today.
The 76th annual Wyndham Championship begins Monday at Sedgefield Country Club.
Piedmont Triad members of the Military, including active duty, reservists, retirees and veterans, will receive free admission for themselves and one guest courtesy of Quicken Loans and Birdies for the Brave. Prior to the tournament, members of the military wishing to receive free tournament admission and access to the Military Outpost must register here: https://birdiesforthebrave.sheerid.com/WyndhamChampionship2015/
The Military Outpost presented by Mack Trucks and Blue Ridge Companies, is again located between the 10th and 18th fairways at Sedgefield Country Club. There, members of the military in attendance can enjoy complimentary food and drinks courtesy of Pepper Moon Catering, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, Michelob Ultra and R.H. Barringer Distributing Company. Those admitted each day will include approximately 100 active-duty military personnel that will escape to the Wyndham Thursday through Sunday from Fort Bragg, the United States Army installation located near Fayetteville, N.C.
Thanks to generous sponsorship from the Weaver Foundation and TCDI, teachers representing Piedmont Triad-area kindergarten through high school institutions and one guest will receive free admission to the tournament Wednesday, Aug. 19 through Sunday, Aug. 23. Teachers need only show a current school identification card to receive complimentary admission.
About the Wyndham Championship:
Contested annually on the Donald Ross-designed course at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, N.C., the Wyndham Championship was founded in 1938 and is the sixth-oldest event on the PGA TOUR excluding the Majors. Tickets are available at wyndhamchampionship.com or through the tournament office. The tournament thanks title sponsor Wyndham Worldwide, presenting sponsor BB&T and Premier Partners, Cadillac, DeJoy/Wos Family Foundation, Harris Teeter, Lincoln Financial, McConnell Golf, Sunbrella®, Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. and VF Corporation for their continued support. Additional tournament information, including ticket packages and sponsorship information, is available at wyndhamchampionship.com or through the tournament office at (336) 379-1570. For more information about Wyndham Worldwide, please visit www.wyndhamworldwide.com. Stay connected with the Wyndham Championship through its social media channels, including the Wyndham Championship Facebook page, Twitter, Instagram, Foursquare, Flickr and YouTube.
Contacts:Rob Goodman, 3-G Sports, LLC