Golf News for Wednesday, January 18, 2006 | Tournaments

Mystic Dunes in Celebration, Fla., to host PGA Pro-Pro Series

CELEBRATION, Fla. (Jan. 16, 2006) -- Mystic Dunes Golf Club will be a host site once again for the PGA Pro-Pro Series. To be held in conjunction with the 2006 PGA Merchandise Show, in Orlando, Fla., the Series will feature two tournaments to be played at Mystic Dunes Golf Club, on Jan. 25 and Jan. 26. An expanded field is expected, up to sixty two-player teams per event, with PGA Professionals from throughout the U.S. participating. The PGA Merchandise Show will be held Jan. 26-29.

"We are pleased to serve as a venue for the PGA Pro-Pro Series again this year," said Melissa Suttles, general manager of Mystic Dunes Golf Club. "Mystic Dunes will provide a good challenge for these fine players."

Mystic Dunes Golf Club is proud to be a popular venue for this event. In a recent NFPGA Newsletter, Jerry Porter, Executive Director North Florida Section claims "we currently have a waitlist for Mystic Dunes on January 25th and Mystic Dunes on the 26th. There is space at all other venues."

Mystic Dunes Golf Club, a high-end daily fee course, is open to the public and located at the Wyndham Palms Resort and C.C. in Orlando, Fla. Designed by Champions Tour player and NBC Golf Analyst Gary Koch, this premier Central Florida course is a par-71, 7,012-yard golfer's dream. Last year the course was listed by Golf Digest's "Best Places To Play" as a four-star facility, and is ranked #2 among "Orlando's Top 5 Golf Courses" by editors. Mystic Dunes also was a host site of the 2005 Buick Scramble National Championship.

Established in December of 1997, Tempus Resorts International, Ltd., is the premier vacation ownership company in Central Florida. With the strong financial backing of Apollo Real Estate Advisors of New York and a superior management team, Tempus is rapidly becoming a national leader in the vacation ownership industry. The company develops, markets, and sells vacation intervals to consumers throughout the world. In addition, Tempus manages Central Florida's Wyndham Palms Resort and Country Club, world-class vacation ownership resort.

For more information on the Pro-Pro events to be held at Mystic Dunes Golf Club, call toll-free 866-311-1234 or visit

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