Thursday, July 25, 2013
Dunning Golf To Support The 111th Metropolitan Amateur Championship
(NEW YORK, NY) - Dunning Golf, a premium brand of high performance golf clothing, will provide shirts to contestants that advance through sectional qualifying and compete for the prestigious 111th Metropolitan Amateur Championship at The Stanwich Club. The Met Amateur is one of the nation's oldest amateur championships and its past champions list includes, among others, Walter Travis and Johnson Wagner.
"Dunning Golf is proud to partner with the Metropolitan Golf Association by providing shirts to the tournaments participants. The event represents the best players in the Metropolitan area and it's an honor for Dunning Golf to be a part of it," said Michael J. Setola, President & CEO, Tharanco Lifestyles.
This year, more than 700 players from MGA member clubs competed for select spots in the field in what is annually one of the most difficult events in amateur golf. The Championship will be held on August 1-4 in Greenwich, Conn and helps identify the region's top amateur.
"The Met Amateur is annually recognized as our oldest and most prestigious amateur championship events. It is great to work with Dunning Golf to provide the players with a gift that recognizes this tremendous accomplishment," said Brian Mahoney, the MGA's Director of Rules and Competitions.