- Published on Tuesday, May 13 2014 8:35 AM
Written by Rhoda
Posted by Mark Ruda
Witness Golf Greatness in Legends of Golf Tournament
Branson is not just about the live music shows which made it famous worldwide. It is also a haven for sports enthusiasts. It has a lot of sports for you to enjoy, both as a player and as a spectator. One of the sports that people enjoy much in Branson is golf. In fact, Branson has the best golf courses in the entire state. If you want to participate or watch a golf tournament, visit Branson this June for the Legends of Golf presented by the Bass Pro Shops.
On June 2 to 8, 2014, a very exciting golf tournament will happen in Branson. Also called as the Champions Tour, this is a membership organization of professional golfers 50 years and older. This tourney was first held in 1980 as the Senior PGA Tour. Having started out with just four events and purses amounting to $475,000, this event has come a long way to what it is today. The points that the payers earned in the official Charles Schwab Cup events will determine the Charles Schwab champion, which is a whole season’s worth of games to determine the Champion Tour’s leading player. The Champion Tour’s primary purpose is to give its players financial opportunities. Also, it aims to entertain and inspire the fans and the golf enthusiasts through its games. It also delivers value to its partners and creates outlets for volunteers to give back to the community. This tournament does not only promote the game of golf, but it is also creates an impact in the lives of other people in the communities in which it plays. In the year 2010, all three Tours of the tournaments was able to generate $120 million for local charitable organizations. For all the years that the tournament was held, it has already donated more than $1.6 billion to several organizations.
The Legends of Golf tournaments will be held in Top of the Rock and Buffalo Ridge Golf Courses. If you want to watch the games, just head on to these golf courses.
Make the most out of your stay in Branson by seeing other attractions that the place is famous for. If you are looking for the perfect lodging place in Branson, look no further and head on to Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort. This place offers you the best lodging options, and it also has an exceptional golf course so you can hone your own talent in golf. Who knows, you might just find yourself playing with the pros someday. Thousand Hills is also close to Branson’s entertainment district to make it even more convenient for you. What are you waiting for? Plan your trip to Branson now, and get ready for some intense golf action!