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GOLF DIGEST SELECTS NEUSE GOLF CLUB AS SITE OF DEMO TOUR EVENT
CLAYTON (March XX, 2005) ? The Neuse Golf Club in Clayton, North Carolina, has been selected by Golf Digest magazine to serve as one of five host sites during its inaugural Demo Tour, a series of two-day golf "extravaganzas" taking place throughout the country this spring. The event at the Neuse Golf Club, which is owned by ClubCorp, the world leader in delivering premier golf, private club, and resort experiences, will take place April 22-23 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
During the event, golfers of all levels will have the opportunity to try out the latest equipment from such top manufacturers as Callaway Golf, MacGregor, and Nike Golf; test the games newest products; and compete for prizes.
Additional Golf Digest Demo Tour sites include Ft. Lauderdale, Florida (March 25-26); San Diego (April 1-2); Columbus, Ohio (May 13-14); and Providence, Rhode Island (June 3-4). For more information and event updates, visit www.golfdigest.com/gdDemoTour.
The media are cordially invited to attend the event. If you are interested in attending, please let Duane DeValle know in advance by calling 919.550.0550.
About The Neuse Golf Club
Located 30 miles southeast of Raleigh, the semi-private Neuse Golf Club features an 18-hole John LaFoy-designed golf course that is nestled among rolling hills that wind along the Neuse River. The club also features a driving range, clubhouse with a grill, and six tennis courts.
Founded in 1957, Dallas-based ClubCorp has approximately $1.5 billion in assets. Internationally, ClubCorp owns or operates nearly 200 golf courses, country clubs, private business and sports clubs, and resorts. Among the company's nationally recognized golf properties are Pinehurst in the Village of Pinehurst, North Carolina (North America's largest golf resort, site of the U.S. Open in 1999 and 2005); Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio (site of the 2003-2005 World Golf Championships - NEC Invitational); The Homestead in Hot Springs, Virginia (America's first resort founded in 1766); and Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, California (home of the Kraft Nabisco Championship). The more than 65 business clubs and business and sports clubs include the Boston College Club; City Club on Bunker Hill in Los Angeles; Citrus Club in Orlando, Florida; Columbia Tower Club in Seattle; Metropolitan Club in Chicago; Tower Club in Dallas; and the City Club of Washington, D.C. The company's 18,000 employees serve the nearly 200,000 member households and 200,000 guests who visit ClubCorp properties each year. Visit www.clubcorp.com for additional company information.