/EIN News/ -- ATLANTA, GA, Sept. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Cambridge Golf, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Viratech Corp. (OTC PINK: VIRA), today announced its sponsorship and participation in the Cink It Challenge charity golf event and tournament. The Cink It Challenge is an 18-hole golf tournament played at the prestigious River Club in Suwanee, Georgia. Each foursome will be playing with a PGA Tour professional, celebrity, or local club pro. Participants and sponsors will be able to enjoy a Kickoff Party the night before the tournament which includes dinner, auction, live music and dancing. Tournament day includes a PGA Tour Clinic before the shotgun start, 18 holes on a world-class course, and awards ceremony. The Cink It Challenge was created by Stewart and Lisa Cink to raise funds for three Atlanta area charities: Obria Medical Clinics, Gwinnett Medical Center NICU, and the Gwinnett Medical Center Breast Cancer Program. … [Read more...] about Cambridge Golf Sponsors Cink It Challenge: Charity Golf Event
GOLFING history will be created as part of the inaugural 2018 European Championships, co-staged in Glasgow and Berlin and part-hosted by Gleneagles. The multi-sport event brings together the existing European Championships of athletics, aquatics, cycling, gymnastics, rowing and triathlon. But for the first time there is a Golf Team Championship at the iconic Gleneagles’ PGA Centenary Course. Some of the best men and women golfers in Europe will compete side-by-side in a mouth-watering mixed event. What is the golf event all about? There are individual competitions for men, women and also a mixed team event. Two different formats feature matchplay and strokeplay. ROYAL RUMBLE Women's British Open 2018: Live stream, TV channel and Royal Lytham lowdown taking the mick Paige Spiranac hilariously trolls Phil Mickelson's bizarre dancing advert england expects Fleetwood and Poulter share clubhouse lead at WGC Bridgestone Invitational 'His poor body can't take any more' Lyle accepts … [Read more...] about What is the golf event at 2018 European Championships, is it part of the PGA tour and who is competing?
Cancer charities to benefit from widower's golf event BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A golfer whose wife died from pancreatic cancer is holding a charity event in her memory. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/cancer-charities-to-benefit-from-widowers-golf-event-37216703.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/article37216702.ece/77542/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-08-15_new_43288515_I1.JPG Email A golfer whose wife died from pancreatic cancer is holding a charity event in her memory. Norman Irwin lost his wife Elizabeth to the disease last August. She was 62. He is hosting a tournament tomorrow at Bangor Golf Club to raise funds for two charities. Over 250 people are diagnosed with pancreatic cancer each year in Northern Ireland. The majority of cases are detected too late for surgery, which offers the only possibility for a cure, and most die within a year. Less than 5% of people with the disease will survive beyond five years in the UK. Mr Irwin (64) said: "My wife … [Read more...] about Cancer charities to benefit from widower’s golf event
Several people struck by lightning at US golf event BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Several people have been struck by lightning at a golf event in Atlanta. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/world-news/several-people-struck-by-lightning-at-us-golf-event-38433765.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/world-news/article38433763.ece/06ccb/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_5ecbab6b-1634-4d63-a816-a4436c06da58_1 Email Several people have been struck by lightning at a golf event in Atlanta. Lightning struck a pine tree right after play at the Tour Championship was suspended, and ambulances took five people from the golf course. The tree was located just off the 16th tee at East Lake. It struck the top and shattered bark all the way to the bottom. A tournament official says the five people who left in ambulances appeared alert. He did not know their conditions. The five ambulances streamed into East Lake across the entrance of the driving range to the 16th hole. The third round had been … [Read more...] about Several people struck by lightning at US golf event
Lightning strike at US golf event leaves six injured BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Six people were injured when lightning struck a 60-foot pine tree at a US golf event, showering the area with debris, Atlanta police said. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/world-news/lightning-strike-at-us-golf-event-leaves-six-injured-38433765.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/world-news/article38433763.ece/0c5ca/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_5ecbab6b-1634-4d63-a816-a4436c06da58_1 Email Six people were injured when lightning struck a 60-foot pine tree at a US golf event, showering the area with debris, Atlanta police said. The third round of the season-ending PGA Tour event had been suspended for about 30 minutes because of storms in the area, and fans were instructed to seek shelter. The strike hit the top of the tree just off the 16th tee and shattered the bark all the way to the bottom. Brad Uhl, from Atlanta, was among those crammed under a hospital tent to the right of the 16th hole … [Read more...] about Lightning strike at US golf event leaves six injured
Co Tyrone student injured by lightning at golf event BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A Co Tyrone student was one of six golf fans injured by lightning at a golf event in the US on Saturday. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/co-tyrone-student-injured-by-lightning-at-golf-event-38442007.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/sport/golf/article38433783.ece/c6615/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_35534493-f044-41ca-81cb-c3eeb21f05a9_embedded244824588 Email A Co Tyrone student was one of six golf fans injured by lightning at a golf event in the US on Saturday. Ryan Murphy, 19, attended the Tour Championship in Atlanta won by Rory McIlroy. After blacking out he was taken to hospital and had his summer holiday plans cut short as he returned home to Cookstown following the freak injury. He told RTE Radio 1 Drivetime: “I was surrounded by people and there were ambulances… it was very chaotic.” He said he remembered walking across the course to a fan shop and the … [Read more...] about Co Tyrone student injured by lightning at golf event