Chamber Cup tees off on Sept. 29 LARGO - The Largo/Mid-Pinellas Chamber of Commerce will have its third annual Chamber Cup Golf Tournament on Friday, Sept. 29, at the Belleview Biltmore Golf Club. Registration begins at 11 a.m. with a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. A special early bird registration cost is $115 a golfer before Tuesday, Aug. 1. After Aug. 1, registration cost is $125 a golfer. Sponsorship opportunities are available. To register or to become a sponsor, contact the Largo/Mid-Pinellas Chamber of Commerce at 584-2321 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bay Pines volunteers benefit from annual classic SEMINOLE - At the 2006 United Veterans Annual Golf Classic will be on Saturday, Sept. 30, at Tides Golf Club. All proceeds will be used to honor the more than 1,700 volunteers who help the veterans at the Bay Pines VA Healthcare Center. To sponsor or play, call 398-6661, ext 4527 or 398-9394. This event is sponsored by Partnership for American Veterans.
Golfers tee up for Big Brothers Big Sisters CLEARWATER - The 18th annual Frenchy's Grouper Golf Classic will take place on Sunday, Oct. 1. The four-player scramble will be at Countryside Country Club where a field of 144 players will enjoy a day of golf to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pinellas County. The registration fee is $120 a golfer and includes 18 holes of golf with a cart, a box lunch, beverages, raffle tickets, a gift bag full of prizes and a free round of golf at Countryside Country Club at a later date. Sponsorship opportunities also are available starting at $75. All proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pinellas County. To register, contact Sally at 518-8860 or e-mail Sally@bbbspc.org.
Warhawks Classic benefits high school baseball SEMINOLE - Sponsors are now being accepted for the First Annual Warhawk Golf Classic, set for Oct. 7 at Pasadena Golf and Country Club. Registration is 11:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Sponsored by the Warhawks Baseball Booster Club, the tournament raises money to support the baseball program at Seminole High School.
Sponsorships begin at $100 for a hole sign. Silver sponsors are $300, gold sponsors are $500, and a $1,000 sponsorship includes a foursome, hole sign, platinum name on the banner, outfield sign, half-page advertisement in the Georgiadis program, first-ball throw in a 2007 Georgiadis game, and a name in next year's brochure.
Players can sign up individually for $100. For a registration form, updated information on prizes and a listing of sponsors, visit 111.seminolewarhawksbaseball.com or call Mike Carlin at 458-3812.
Blessed Sacrament announces date of 18th annual tournament SEMINOLE - Blessed Sacrament School 18th Annual Golf Tournament Saturday, Oct. 7, at The Tides Country Club at 11832 66th Ave. N. The four-person best ball scramble will begin at 8 a.m. Registration forms are available in the school office at 11501 66th Ave. N. Applications will be accepted at the tournament until 7:45 a.m. The $75 entry fee includes cart, greens fees, coffee and donuts prior to the shotgun start as well as a luncheon afterward. The tourney is open to men and women amateur golfers. Special holes consist of closest to the pin holes and longest drive holes. Raffle prizes will be drawn during the luncheon. All proceeds benefit Blessed Sacrament School. Call the school office at 391-4060.
Tournament to benefit Community Service Foundation PALM HARBOR - The 11th Annual Golf Classic to benefit Community Service Foundation will be at Lansbrook Golf Club on Monday, Oct. 9, with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. The cost is $395 for each golf team or $125 for nonplayer sponsorship. Included are four-player scramble, box lunches, dinner banquet, contests and prizes. Community Service Foundation Inc. is a provider of affordable housing programs and services to Pinellas County lower-income households. The club is at 4605 Village Center Drive. Call 461-0618, ext. 5.
Ridgecrest YMCA plans golf tournament BELLEAIR – The Greater Ridgecrest Branch YMCA second annual Multi-Cultural Achievers Golf Tournament will be played on Friday, Oct. 13, at the Belleview Biltmore, 1501 Indian Rocks Road. Registration begins at 11 a.m. Call E. John Armstrong, executive director, at 559-0500.
Golfers to play 18 holes at Seminole Lake Country Club SEMINOLE - The 21st golf tournament committee, headed up by John Elias and Doc Kinsey, is a four-person scramble, scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 19, at Seminole Lake Country Club. The Seminole Professional Firefighters will return to cook up hot dogs and burgers at the grill. There will be time to eat and mingle before the shotgun start at 1 p.m.
Golfers will have an opportunity to play the 18 holes at Seminole Lake Country Club, 6100 Augusta Blvd. N. Dinner that night includes a meal and the chance to win prizes. The fee is $120 a player. Door prizes and sponsorships are currently being sought. Call the Seminole Chamber at 392-3245.
All Children’s Guild hosts tournament BELLEAIR – The 13th Annual All Children’s Hospital Charity Golf Tournament will be Saturday, Oct. 28. Double shotgun is 8 a.m. or 1 p.m. at the Belleview Biltmore Golf Club, 1501 Indian Rocks Road, Belleair. Sponsored by the Seminole/Largo All Children’s Hospital Guild. Deadline is Oct. 14; corporate and hole sponsorships are available. Call Pat Maser at 480-9049.
Sailing and beach associations plan first-ever golf tournament OLDSMAR - The Clearwater Community Sailing Association and the Clearwater Beach Association will host their first annual golf tournament on Monday, Oct. 30, at Eastlake Woodlands Country Club - North Course. The event will feature a golf scramble, goodie bags, prizes, box lunch, dinner and cash bar, silent auction and raffle. An awards dinner featuring comedian G. David Howard will complete the day. Cost is $125 a player. Participants can play again for the price of the cart fee. Hole sponsorships are $100.
The event will help the Clearwater Community Sailing Center provide equipment and scholarships so children, seniors and the physically challenged can participate in the sport of sailing. Clearwater Beach Association community projects also will benefit. Eastlake Woodlands Country Club is at 1055 Eastlake Woodlands Parkway. Call 517-7776 or visit www.clearwatercommunitysailing.org.