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Heritage Challenge Pro-Am launched
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Heritage Challenge Pro-Am launched

The sixth annual Heritage Challenge Pro-Am – 4th and 5th June 2016 – already one of the highlights of the PGA in Ireland calendar will feature an increased prize fund of €50,000 and will support the charitable efforts of the Seve Ballesteros Foundation.

A Gala Dinner and charity auction in aid of the Seve Ballesteros Foundation will take place at the conclusion of play on Sunday, June 5th. Items donated thus far for auction include a fourball at Royal Pedrena Golf Club, a visit to the Seve trophy room in Seve’s house and a sculpture of Seve’s grip – all items money can’t buy.

Heritage Challenge Pro-Am launched

Heritage Challenge Pro-Am launched

The Heritage Resort is closely associated with the Spanish golfing legend as home to the Ballesteros Course, the only golf course in Ireland designed by the legendary five time major winner. The venue is consistently ranked among the top 10 parkland courses in the country by Golf Digest magazine and has previously hosted The Seve Trophy and Irish Senior Open.

The Heritage Golf Operations manager Dean Redmond added; “It is a great boost for the venue to be hosting The Heritage Challenge in aid of the Seve Ballesteros Foundation. The professionals and amateurs will find the Seve designed course a great challenge in 2016.”

Entry for a team of three costs just €1,000 and includes, two rounds with a top PGA professional, refreshment each day, barbeque on Saturday 4th June and Gala Dinner on Sunday 5th June, special accommodation rates at partner hotels and a memento of the occasion.