Golf News for Tuesday, March 19, 2013 | Travel

OB Sports Golf Management extends Breaking Winter golf package

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- OB Sports Golf Management announced the extension of the Breaking Winter golf package to April 8, 2013 - April 28, 2013, beginning at $260. Same as the original, the package offers a five-night stay at The Hotel Valley Ho and six rounds of golf including ASU Karsten Golf Course, Eagle Mountain Golf Club, Longbow Golf Club, Raven Golf Club - Phoenix and both courses at We-Ko-Pa Golf Club, Cholla and Saguaro. The package also includes complimentary breakfast each morning, $35 off any 90-minute regularly priced spa treatment, a shopping booklet worth $700 in coupons for Westcor Properties and VIP access to local Scottsdale nightclubs. Currently available, the original Breaking Winter golf package is valid now through March 31, 2013, starting at $350 /person/night, based on double occupancy and weekday play.

"This is one of most popular packages we offer. We're happy to be able to extend its shelf life," said Kris Strauss, vice president of sales and marketing for OB Sports Golf Management. "Cyber-savvy golfers will be happy to know that they can break free from all the snow piling up and take advantage of great online deals to stay in Scottsdale and play a handful of nearby great golf courses."

Packages may be booked online at For more information or personalized reservation assistance, call 480-948-1300 or email

OB Sports Golf Vacations is a new comprehensive golf vacation service developed by OB Sports Golf Management that offers guests the convenience of booking on-line ( or the personalized service of booking over the phone (866-561-4653) with a reservation specialist. The selection of golf courses includes OB Sports-managed facilities in each destination as well as other featured partners. Plus, golf travelers are able to reserve lodging at hotels and resorts, on-line or by phone. OB Sports currently manages 45 premier country clubs and golf courses throughout the United States and Mexico. Known for its comprehensive and personalized services since 1972, OB Sports has become widely acclaimed as the leader in boutique-style golf course management. For more information on OB Sports, visit or call 480-948-1300. To book a golf vacation with OB Sports Golf Vacations, visit or call (480) 948-1300.

Denise Crawford, 480-948-1300,
Kris Strauss, 480-518-5003,