Golf News for Wednesday, March 19, 2014 | Marketing

GolfNow offers opportunity to win "Tour Pro Experience" getaway

GolfNow announced an opportunity to win an exclusive golf getaway, featuring a trip for four to play alongside PGA Tour star Luke Guthrie at the famed TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course -- home to The Players Championship.

The grand prize winner's foursome also will receive a private lesson (along with their three friends) from Guthrie, and get outfitted in BOSS Green golf apparel.

"We are constantly looking for ways to reward our GolfNow members, as well as provide exciting opportunities like this one for golfers to join our community," said Jeff Foster, Golf Channel senior vice president, of New Media Group. "GolfNow users are serious about their game, and having the chance to play with a rising TOUR player like Luke Guthrie while being outfitted in the latest golf styles at an exceptional venue will offer a unique glimpse into what the pros experience when competing at the highest level."

The grand prize (for four) includes:
- A round of golf and lesson with Luke Guthrie at TPC Sawgrass
- Full BOSS Green premium apparel outfitting
- Round-trip airfare to Florida and rental car
- 3-night stay at a top-rated golf resort
- Additional 18-hole round at a local GolfNow course
- $1,000 spending cash

Golfers can visit the contest page, www.golfnow.com/pro from now until May 15 to enter for a chance to win.

Once registered, participants can submit daily entries and are able to earn additional entries by referring friends, sharing the contest via social media channels or by tuning in to Golf Channel's Morning Drive for special codes to enter on the contest page.

Contest participants are eligible to win daily prizes, including GolfNow free Hot Deal rounds, along with a collection of BOSS Green apparel items.

About GolfNow
Using leading-edge technology, GolfNow offers golfers more ways to stay connected to their favorite courses and tee times through the web, e-mail and mobile devices. Founded in 2001, GolfNow has expanded to more than 80 markets worldwide, providing tee-time access to more than 5,000 courses for nearly two million registered users. GolfNow is part of the suite of digital businesses managed by Golf Channel, which is seen in more than 120 million homes worldwide through cable, satellite and wireless companies. For more information, go to GolfNow.com and GolfChannel.com

GolfNow / Golf Channel Communications Contact:
Jeff Szklinski
407-248-3267
Jeff.Szklinski@golfchannel.com