The road to the LPGA Tour starts next week with the VisitMesa.com Gateway Classic at Longbow Golf Club. Come out and Watch Mallory Blackwelder, Blair O’Neal, Birdie Kim, Tiffany Joh, Arizona favorites Sara Brown from Tucson (of Big Break fame) and Esther Choe from Scottsdale along with other Symetra Tour stars….all courtesy of VisitMesa.com. The future LPGA Tour players will tee it up at Longbow Golf Club February 21-24 playing for their share of the $100,000 purse and an exemption into this years RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup.
The Symetra Tour – Road to the LPGA is the world’s largest international women’s developmental tour and is committed to preparing the world’s best young women professional golfers for a successful career on the LPGA Tour. This season marks the second time in the Tour’s 33-year history that the top-10 Symetra Tour players on the season-ending Volvik Race for the Card standings will earn fully-exempt LPGA Tour status for the following year. The RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup exhibited its further commitment to the Symetra Tour with the announcement that the winner of the developmental tour’s 2013 VisitMesa.com Gateway Classic will receive an exemption into the LPGA event.
The RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup will be played March 14-17 at Wildfire Golf Club at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, just a short drive from Longbow Golf Club in Mesa.
Practice Rounds February 19 – 20
Pro-Am February 21
Tournament Rounds February 22 – 24
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The award winning Longbow Golf Club in Mesa is proudly managed by OB Sports.
For more information visit www.longbowgolf.com or www.visitmesa.com