10th Pomelo Tee gets underway

THE MUCH-awaited 10th Pomelo Tee Invitational golf tournament tees off in grand rites today with some 330 entries expected to troop to the fairways of the Rancho Palos Verdes Golf and Country Club.

The tournament which will run until May 3, Sunday allots hole-in-one prizes at stake that includes a brand new Mitsubishi Strada from Kar Asia Incorporated, P500,000 cash, a 100 square-meter Altea Lot from Sta. Lucia Realty and Development Incorporated, a Royal Caribbean International Cruise and a motorcycle from EMCOR.


POMELO TEE THROWBACK Photo shows winners of the Pomelo Tee Invitational golf tournament back in 2012 on its seventh edition. Its 10th edition is all set to begin today until May 3 at the Rancho Palos Verdes Golf and Country Club. BOY LIM

Better hopes for these participating golfers as awards will be given to the entry who makes the Longest Drive, Nearest to the Pin, Most Accurate Drive and the Risk and Reward which will be on designated fairways.

Special designed trophies also awaits the winners in both team and individual competition that follows the modified stableford scoring system (maximum of 36 holes /18 holes per day) format.

Proceeds of the tournament will go to the Pomelo Tee Foundation Incorporated.

Registration is still ongoing at P4,500 per player while mulligan is sold at P500. Interested may inquire at 301-2101, 301-2102 or mobile numbers – 0922-8637003 or 0932-8442809.

Backing the event as co-presentor are Phoenix Petroleum, Platinum, Davao Corrugated and Hexat Mining. Gold sponsors are Alpha Quality, Damosa Fairlane, Emcor, Kang Ho Bong, Petron, Pioneer Insurance and Tefasco. Silver backers are Bida Security Agency, Coca Cola, Consolidated Explosives, Cortess Printing Press, Davao Beta Spring, Davao Eagle Master, Davao Pilot Association, Digital Pixmaker, Filipinas Port Services, Inc., Hermie Martin, ICTSI, JFM Corporate Center, Landbank of the Philippines, Louie Brodeth, LVL Construction, Leo Magno, Marco Polo Davao, Maxan/Jessimar Panisales, Maxze Bed and Breakfast, Mindanao Agri Banana Ventures, Monark-Cat, OCEANIC, P.G. Canedo General Services, Peti Trading/Paramina Technologies, Redbank Realty & Dev’t. Corp., Seda Hotel, Senator Chiz Escudero, UMBN/Mindanao Times, Unifrutti Philippines, Inc (brodeth), Unifrutti Philippines, Inc (martin), Vice Pres. Jejomar Binay, Villa Stella by the Sea. Bronze supporters include Alveo, Ang Panday, Daniel Briones, Glowing Motors, JS Davtrade Int’l., Kingking Copper Gold Project, Merco, NCG Engineering, Norland-H2Zero, Northbank Holdings Corporation, One Pharma, Robert Silver, San Miguel Brewery, Tanduay, Torre Lorenzo Land. Vicente Asuncion Palma Gil Hizon Corp. Hole in one sponsors are Mitsubishi/Kar Asia, Baron Travel and Sta. Lucia Realty. Other supporters are Metropolis Suites, Puma Golf, Kart Plaza and Mayor Rody Duterte.

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