3rd ABILITY360 CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT IS SEPT. 21 AT
LONGBOW GOLF CLUB; PRESENTED BY LOVITT & TOUCHÉ
PHOENIX, Ariz. (Aug. 3, 2018): The third 360Charity Golf Tournament, a best-ball tournament where golfers with and without disabilities play side by side, is Friday, Sept. 21 at the Longbow Golf Club, 5601 E. Longbow Parkway in Mesa. Shotgun start is scheduled at 8 a.m.
Presented by Lovitt & Touché proceeds from the tournament will support the the independence, health and overall well-being of people with disabilities using the 45,000-square foot nonprofit Ability360 Sports& Fitness Center, one of the nation’s first fully adaptive sports and fitness centers.
An Ability360 Sports & Fitness Center member, many with a disability, will play in each tournament foursome. “This is a great day of golf on a great golf course that also encourages and stimulates conversation about the importance and value of inclusion in sports and to raise awareness about men and women with disabilities,” said Ability360 President and CEO Phil Pangrazio.
Longbow Golf Club was one of the state’s first public access courses to test, purchase and offer specialized adaptive golf carts and to host clinics and events for youth and adults to learn to play golf.
The $200 cost per golfer includes greens fees, golf cart, range balls, tee gifts and a post-event reception, which will include a helicopter ball drop for first, second and third place prizes. Event and hole sponsorship opportunities are currently available.
To hear more about Ability 360, the Ability 360 Sports and Fitness center, and the golf
tournament, listen here to my interview with Gus Lazear, VP and GM of the Ability 360
Sports and Fitness Center. If anyone in your family has a disability YOU NEED to know
about this amazing facility!