29th GET Open tees off at Apo

THE 29th edition of the Guillermo E. Torres (GET) Open golf tournament tees off in grand rites today at the Apo Golf and Country Club where some 180 entries are expected to see action.

Guillermo E. Torres (GET) Open golf overall Chairman Willie Torres and Apo Golf and Country Club president Atty. Manny Nitorreda will head the cast of dignitaries during the traditional ceremonial tee off rites set at 10:30 a.m. prior to the second shot gun tee off at 11 a.m.

Expected to join both of them are President Rody Duterte, Davao City Mayor Inday Sara Duterte, Sec. Manny Pinol, Sec. Jesus Dureza, Amb. Bahnarim Guinomla, Atty.  Gomer Dy, RD Bong Gonzaga, Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman Butch Ramirez and Edwin Torres of UMBN Makati.

A brand new Mitsubishi Adventure GLX and one million pesos cash will be at stake as the premium hole-in-one prizes to go along with four motorcycles from Motortrade and a 32-inch LED. It will be at stake on designated holes located at par three fairways.

The Royal Mandaya Hotel Grand Ballroom will host the tournament’s awarding rites on that evening at 6 p.m. The awarding ceremonies will highlight the cheque hand over rites to the Mount Apo Science Foundation Incorporated which is the beneficiary of the activity.

Backing the event as Grand Partners are Metropolitan Insurance Company Inc.,Malayan Insurance Company, Mitsubishi Kar Asia, Motortrade, Royal Mandaya Hotel and the University of Mindanao. Major Partners include Apo Golf and Country Club, DC Tech Micro Services Inc., Herbalaya Liniment Oil, IBC Book Consolidators Inc., Jinyi Import/Export Trading Company Inc., Matina Enclaves, Metroguard and Protective Agency of the Phils., Paramount Life & General Insurance Corporation,Plemex, Powerade by Coca Cola Philippines, Prudential Guarantee and Assurance Inc., R G Yñiquez Construction, Sierra Universal Corporation, Stronghold Insurance, UM and Affiliates Employees Credit Cooperative, UM Broadcasting Network, UM Medical and Multitest Diagnostic Center and United Coconut Planters Bank – San Pedro Branch.

Minor Partners are Addis Security and Control Risks, Bioleaf Amino Soap, Brim Pharma, Davao Deltan Resources, Inc., Emcor, Esperanza General Merchandise, Krizler Industrial Trader Consumers Cooperative, Novellino Wines, Pau Liniment, Park View Hotel, Mana MJS Pest Control Services, Metropolitan Bank and Trust Company, Philippine Spring Water Resources Inc., R O Tesoro and Sons Inc., RB Villaruz Construction, Tanduay, The Boatman Outdoors, Top Steel Corporation, Tower Inn Davao, Velca Equipment & Engineered Products and Vitalab Redmark Corporation. General Partners are AJ Cool Soap, Ariben Cool Soap, Belview Company, Inc., Biosite Medical Instruments ,Charter Ping-An Insurance, Energo Toro, Engr. Leonardo A. Baculi, Jr., Eyespy Detectives and Investigators, Gilbert Comprado, Go Forward Pest Control, J Bullecer Marketing, Jose Genesis Tubigon, Marlou Loquina, NR Eustaquio Enterprises, Papa 10 Coffee, Philippine National Bank – Bangoy and San Pedro Branches, Prince Educational Supply, R G Baguio Lechon, Ricardo Mortillero, Rodrigo Jacinto, Rozmed Enterprises, Timburana Wood Industries and Trigen Marketing.

Media Partners are Mindanao Times, Radyo Ukay 819 khz, Wild 92.3 WT and Retro 95.5.

Posted in Sports