Mt. Apo Science Foundation scholars are 28th GET Open beneficiaries

SCHOLARS of the Mount Apo Science Foundation will be the beneficiaries of the 28th Guillermo E. Torres (GET) Open golf tournament which tees off this weekend, June 19 at the Apo Golf and Country Club.

The annual tournament expects some 200 golfers to join the one-day competition which will follow the 18-hole Modified Stableford Scoring System for Class A, B, C and Ladies categories.

Proceeds of which will come from the 200 expected golfers will be handed over in special rites to the Mount Apo Science Foundation representative by GET Open golf overall chairman Dr. Guillermo P. Torres Jr. during the awarding ceremonies to be held at The Royal Mandaya Hotel Grand Ballroom on that evening at 6 p.m.

The tournament, this year allots one million cash and a brand new 2016 Mitsubishi Mirage as hole-in-one prizes.

Registration which is still ongoing is pegged at P2,000 inclusive of a mulligan. One may register at the Apo Golf and Country Club and at the University of Mindanao Broadcasting Network (UMBN) office located along Ponciano Street. Deadline for registration is on June 18 at 5 p.m.

Tee off times on tournament day is set at 6 a.m. and 11 a.m. while the awarding ceremonies will be on that evening at 6 p.m. at the Grand Ballroom of The Royal Mandaya Hotel.

Backing the event as grand partners are Metropolitan Insurance Company Incorporated, Malayan Insurance Company, Mitsubishi Kar Asia, Motortrade, Kawasaki and The Royal Mandaya Hotel.

Major partners include Apo Golf and Country Club, Jinyi Import and Export, Matina Enclaves, Meridian Assurance Corporation, Metroguard and Protective Agency of the Philippines, Paramount Life and General Insurance Corporation, Sierra Universal Corporation, Stronghold Insurance, Syncom Janitorial and Allied Services, Tower Inn Makati, UM and Affiliates Employees Credit Cooperative, UM Medical and Multi-test Diagnostic Center, United Coconut Planters Bank and the University of Mindanao.

Minor partners saw Park View Hotel, Pepsi Cola, Prudential Guarantee and Assurance Incorporated, RB Villaruz Construction, UMBN Davao, UMBN Makati, Tanduay and Vitalab Redmark Corporation.

General partners are 5 Guardians Marketing, Biosite Medical Instruments, Boysen Paints, Charter Ping-An Insurance, Davis Paints, DC Tech Micro Services Incorporated, J. Bullecer Marketing, Trigen Marketing, Valuecare Health Systems Incorporated and Zafire Distributors Incorporated. The Mindanao Times, Radyo Ukay 819, Wild 92.3 WT and Retro 95.5 are Media partners.

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