SENIOR RYDER CUP COMPETITION EXPANDS TO 120 GOLF CLUBS IN 2019

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SENIOR RYDER CUP COMPETITION EXPANDS TO 120 GOLF CLUBS IN 2019
London, Ontario,

 

October 17, 2018

Wally Berseth, President of the Senior Ryder Cup (www.seniorrydercup.com) Canada’s largest senior men’s team golf competition, announced at the Senior Ryder Cup AGM that the SRC Board have approved the addition of thirteen new member clubs bringing to 120 the number of clubs who will compete for the Art Stead SRC championship trophy in 2019. The new clubs include: Coppinwood, King's Forest, Maple Downs, King's Riding, Oak Bay, Trillium Wood, Royal Ashburn, Oliver's Nest, Fox Glen, Blue Mountain, Heritage Hills, North Granite Ridge and The Club at Bond Head.


Berseth added ‘this is the next stage of our controlled expansion of the SRC competition which will see the number or participating clubs capped at 128, within the existing four regions, for the 2020 season’.


SRC Vice President, and Playoff and Championship Chairman, Gene Gordon announced the 2019 four regional playoff venues of Dundas Valley, the Briars, Maple City and Tangle Creek and the Championship venue at Devil’s Pulpit on September 5th, 2019.


The Senior Ryder Cup was created in 1999, with four clubs, to provide a forum for senior male golfers (ages 55+) who enjoy competitive team match play golf. The SRC is a not-for-profit organization, conducted by a dedicated volunteer group of businesspersons for the enjoyment of all member clubs. It is estimated over 2500 golfers compete in annual events in order to qualify to represent their golf clubs in the Senior Ryder Cup.


Names and locations of member clubs of the Senior Ryder Cup are available at 'www.seniorrydercup.com'.


For further information, contact:
Jim Aziz: bajagrp@rogers.com, 905-278-2547
Gene Gordon: gordon1559@rogers.com 519-681-9119
Ken Dunlop: ken@kaumagraphinternational.com 519-832-7121