INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY GOLF GALA IN LA!
Saturday, March 5th, 2016
Honored Guest Instructor: DR. RENEE POWELL, LPGA Tour Trailblazer
Daytime Golf Clinics for Women / Special Evening Program for Everyone
at Chester Washington Golf Course, 1818 Charles Sifford Dr. LA 90047
DR. RENEE POWELL, LPGA Tour Trailblazer 1967-80, was only the second African-American woman to ever play professionally. She began golfing at age 3 and competing at age 12. In 2003 she was named the PGA’s ‘First Lady of Golf,’ and in 2008 she received an honorary Doctorate from the University of St. Andrews. In February 2015, she became one of the first 7 women ever granted Honorary Membership into the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews (alongside LPGA greats Annika Sorenstam and Louis Suggs, and The Princess Royal). Dr. Powell is sought after to speak and play golf across the country and globe, while she continues to run the Clearview Golf Course & Legacy Foundation in Ohio with a focus on serving women, military veterans and underprivileged youth.
with LPGA Pros Jamie Leno Zimron, The Golf Sensei, Founder of KiAi Golf Training
Rebecka Heinmert, Founder of On The Course Golf Performance
Avis Brown-Riley, San Diego Junior Golf Academy & Foundation
Hosted by LPGA Pro Angelique Johnson, Head Golf Professional Chester Washington GC
Honorary Chair: Jorge Badel, Golf Director LA Parks & Recreation
Be part of this historic day of
*great golf & networking*celebrating women & diversity!
The Day’s Events:
1) Morning Short Game Clinic + Luncheon with Dr. Powell & The Pros
10:00am – 2:00pm / $99 (women only)
2) Morning Clinic + Luncheon + Stay & Play
10:00am – 5:30pm / $175 (women only)
On-course instruction with The Pros + Challenges & Prizes!
3) Public Evening with Dr. Renee Powell + Golf & Business Networking
Dr. Renee Powell Presentation
Hors d’oeuvres & Jazz Music
Socializing, Picture-Taking with Renee, Networking
6:00-8pm / $45 public ($25 for women at the golf clinics)
Bring your friends, families, colleagues … and business cards & wares!
Special Thanks to Azucena Maldonado and Vivian Sayward