Golf News for Tuesday, July 9, 2013 | Books

Scooter Pines Publishing reports ClubCorp members selling "Bogey" book

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. -- Scooter Pines Publishing is thrilled to announce that 17 clubs in the ClubCorp family of clubs across the country are now selling "Bogey Tees Off - Vol. 1 A Lesson in Being Truthful"- a children's picture book about an ambitious practice range golf ball named Bogey Ballton who wants to be a PGA Tour golf ball.

"Bogey Tees Off" - coauthored by Dottie Pepper, a 17-time winner on the LPGA with two majors, and Scott Fuller, is the first volume in an 18-book series and follows Bogey's mission of getting kids playing golf, reading and having fun continues to gain momentum and support.

"The opportunity to work with Cathy Harbin, Vice President of Golf Revenue for ClubCorp, and with ClubCorp's network of golf professionals across the country has been a true blessing," said Fuller. "Their willingness to distribute the book speaks volumes of how committed they are to discovering new ways to make golf fun and approachable for kids and families who want to learn and play the game."

"We are always looking for new ways to inspire our members and promote Junior Golf," said Harbin. "Bogey's story and his mission fit perfectly with ClubCorp's purpose of building relationships and enriching lives on and off the golf course. We look forward to working with Dottie, Scott and Bogey."

About "Bogey Tees Off"
"Bogey Tees Off - Vol. 1 A Lesson About Being Truthful," from Scooter Pines Publishing Company, is the story of an ambitious range golf ball, Bogey Ballton, who is tired of his dead end job at the practice range. His fate changes when John the Ball Washer helps Bogey to be truthful with himself and pursue his life's dream of becoming a pro tour golf ball. Co-authored by Dottie Pepper & Scott Fuller, and illustrated by Ken Templeton, the Bogey book series offers a unique way for kids and families to be introduced to the game of golf while promoting life lessons and values that are applicable on and off the golf course. Bogey's mission is to get kids playing golf, reading, and having fun. To carry the Bogey book series and help spread Bogey's message, please contact Bogey himself or Ann Fuller at Bogey@BogeyTeesOff.com or afuller@ScooterPinesPublishing.com or (757) 406-2438. You can also find Bogey on Facebook at facebook.com/bogeyballton and on Twitter at @DottieandBogey and @BogeyBallton.

About ClubCorp
Since its founding in 1957, ClubCorp has operated with the central purpose of Building Relationships and Enriching the LivesĀ® of its members. ClubCorp owns or operates a network of more than 150 golf and country clubs, business clubs, sports clubs, and alumni clubs in 25 states, the District of Columbia and two foreign countries that serve over 350,000 members, with approximately 14,000 peak-season employees. ClubCorp properties include: Firestone Country Club (Akron, Ohio); Mission Hills Country Club (Rancho Mirage, California); Capital Club Beijing; and Metropolitan Club Chicago. You can find ClubCorp on Facebook at facebook.com/clubcorp and on Twitter at @ClubCorp.