“We are thrilled to once again combine leading mobile technology with the excitement of match play golf,” Dr. Raj Nathan, executive vice president and chief marketing officer, Sybase, Inc., said. “To continue the text messaging program for another year provides more fans with the opportunity to engage and interact with the tournament.”
Beginning now through May 13, fans can text the word somersetmed to 792273 (“SYBASE”) to obtain two (2) free daily tickets to the Sybase Match Play Championship. Fans will then receive a response message with a promotional code valid for two (2) free daily tickets to be redeemed online at www.sybasematchplaychampionship.com. Limited quantities of free tickets are available.
Besides free tickets, fans will also have the opportunity to receive tournament news through their mobile phones. By texting the word ALERT to 792273 (“SYBASE”), fans will receive SMS alerts for important tournament-related information including event results, weather delays and special activities May 15 – 20. Fans can also sign up online to receive SMS alerts at http://sybasematchplaychampionship.com/
Fans can also now purchase individual week-long grounds passes at a cost of $50 ($60 at the gate) which grant access to the tournament grounds May 14 – 20. Daily tickets, valid any one day Thursday-Sunday, are also available for $20 in advance and $25 at the tournament entrance. Admission is free for everyone Monday-Wednesday, courtesy of Sybase. Kids 17 and under are admitted free all week with a ticketed adult. Tickets can be purchased online at www.sybasematchplaychampionship.com.
Standard message charges apply for all text messages.
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Harry Hardy, Tournament Director, Octagon
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Adam Harris, Marketing and Communications Director, Octagon
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About the LPGA (Ladies Professional Golf Association)
The LPGA is the world’s leading professional golf organization for women. Founded in 1950, the association celebrates a diverse and storied membership with more than 1,700 members representing 29 different countries. With a Vision to inspire, empower, educate and entertain by showcasing the very best of women’s golf, LPGA Tour Professionals compete across the globe, while dedicated LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals (T&CP) directly impact the game through teaching, coaching and management. The LPGA FUTURES Tour serves as the official developmental tour of the LPGA, consistently producing a pipeline of talent ready for the world stage. The LPGA is headquartered in Daytona Beach, Florida. Follow the LPGA on its television home, Golf Channel, and on the web via: www.LPGA.com, www.facebook.com/
About Hamilton Farm Golf Club
A private golf club located on an elegant historic estate less than an hour from New York City, Hamilton Farm has been recognized twice as a Platinum Club of America by the Club Leaders Forum. The Club’s facilities include 36 holes of golf designed by renowned course architects Dr. Michael Hurdzan and Dana Fry. Hamilton Farm is home to the nation’s only USGA rated 18-hole par-3 course that Ron Whitten, Architecture Editor of Golf Digest, calls “one of the best par-3 courses in America.” Hamilton Farm Golf Club is developing 18 cottages on the north end of the property that wind around three holes of the par-3 Hickory golf course. Residents in this exclusive gated community enjoy a luxurious lifestyle with scenic golf course views. Cottage lots are available to members of the Club, 55 and older.
About Somerset Medical Center
Somerset Medical Center is a nationally accredited, regional medical center providing comprehensive emergency, medical/surgical and rehabilitative services and a broad range of community programs to Central New Jersey residents. It is nationally recognized as a Magnet® hospital for nursing excellence. The medical center is an affiliate of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and a clinical research affiliate of The Cancer Institute of New Jersey. For more information please visit www.somersetmedicalcenter.com.
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