Durian Tee holds 25th Grand tourney at Apo

THE DURIAN Tee Invitational Golf will hold its Grand 25th tournament set this November 20 to 23 at the Apo Golf and Country Club course with some 175 teams expected to see action.

With its tournament celebrating 25 years, this year’s competition will banner the theme “Golfing With Friends, Investing In the Future,” according to Apo Golf and Country Club president Mario Luis Jacinto.

Jacinto also added that proceeds of the tournament will primarily go to the Apo Golf’s Junior Program, Junior Caddies Program, Educational Fund and the assistance to Dr. Jovito S. Francisco Elementary School in Bago, Talomo District.

The tournament will have it fee pegged at P5,000 per player inclusive of P5,000 worth of gift certificates for golf products, a complimentary practice round from November 15 to 19, grand awards dinner and multiple chances of winning a Mitsubishi Montero GLX, a Ducati/KTM motorcycle, two brand new golf sets and P500,000 worth of raffle items. There will also be a separate raffle for mulligan prizes reaching P150,000.

The tournament will follow the member-guest team format limiting to only the first 175 teams which will register on or before November 10, 2014.

Other members of the organizing committee are Karloz Alba (Grounds Committee Chairman), Andy Ugdoracion (Course and Greens Director), Meloy Mercado (Consultan for Grounds and Greens), Edwin Cayamanda (Sports and Games Chairman), Joseph Ng (Finance Committee Chairman) and Board of Directors  Gerry Romero-Salas, Boy Latayan, Pao Angeles and JJ Barcia.

Meanwhile, improvements and renovations in the Apo Golf clubhouse are being undertaken under the supervision of House Commitee Chairperson Mimi Siason and Vice Chair Ludwig Ledesma.

For further details and registration contact the Apo Golf and Country Club at 082 – 298-2851 or at 0922-892-2955.

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