FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
VANCOUVER, BC (January 5, 2011) – Pin High Canada, an innovative designer and manufacturer of technically advanced golf wear, has been named the Official Apparel Partner of the Vancouver Golf Tour (“VGT“).
“We are very proud to sign Pin High on as the Official Apparel Partner of Vancouver Golf Tour and as a Premier Sponsor of The Players’ Academy in North Vancouver. My personal thanks go out to Spencer Sebastian of Pin High Canada for supporting VGT’s goals of grass roots golf development in the Lower Mainland and allowing us to provide local golfers with some of the best technical golf wear on the market” stated Vancouver Golf Tour Commissioner Fraser Mulholland.
Through their Platinum Sponsorship, Pin High will offer VGT’s players opportunities to win exclusive Pin High Apparel throughout the golfing season through various on-course contests. Pin High will also become the apparel of choice for all VGT staff, its volunteers and for the VGT Team at the 2011 Van-Isle Cup (VGT vs. V.I. Pro Tour). To round out their sponsorship, Pin High will become a Presenting Sponsor of the VGT Tour Championship, providing each player in the event with a fabulous tee-gift – a CoolDry golf shirt valued at over $60.
“Pin High the Ultimate in Golf Apparel is pleased to join the VGT family of sponsors”, stated Spencer Sebastian CEO of Pin High Canada. “This partnership in grassroots golf furthers our support of professional golf in Canada and will continue our growth and expansion in Western Canada,” continued Sebastian.
VGT, recognized as Western Canada’s Premier Developmental Golf Tour, will feature twenty-six tournaments on its 2011 schedule, including its biggest event of the year, the 54-Hole VANCOUVER OPEN Championship. At the conclusion of the season VGT will award its Order of Merit winner a free entry to the 2011 PGA Tour Qualifying School valued at $5,000!
The Vancouver Golf Tour begins its 2011 Schedule of Events March 14th with the Paine Edmonds Lawyers/Brad Garside Open. For a complete list of events or further information on the Vancouver Golf Tour visit www.vancouvergolftour.com.
ABOUT PIN HIGH CLOTHING – The Ultimate in Golf Apparel
Pin High‘s goal is to offer players the finest performance apparel in golf. Designed by golfers, we use premium fabrics and functional design to make our clothing ideal for all playing conditions. The collections are designed as a complete system to give players unparalleled performance using proprietary technical fabrics engineered to the exact specifications of Tour Professionals. Pin High Staff Players include PGA TOUR members David Hearn and Daniel Chopra, LPGA member Poranong Phatlum, Nationwide Tour members Ryan Armour and Dustin Risdon and a number of Canadian Tour, Asian Tour, European Tour and Challenge Tour members.
Investing in golf is a core philosophy of Pin High Golf. Through commitments to grass roots golf Pin High has shown its passion for golf, this passion for the game has created the finest performance apparel designed by golfers with golf use in mind.
An authentic golf brand that has an unrelenting passion for providing the “Ultimate in Golf Apparel”, all our pieces are engineered and manufactured to meet the demands of the golf swing, the unique form and physiology of the wearer. The only golf brand to use Technical innovation, Premium fabrics, Functional designs and the commitment to being the best is PIN HIGH GOLF.
Pin High Canada
President & CEO
ABOUT VANCOUVER GOLF TOUR
Since 2006 VGT has been giving BC’s local Professionals and Amateurs the opportunity for a high level of competition in a PGA Tour environment. VGT’s goal has always been to provide local players the opportunity to learn how to win and build their confidence to play on Worldwide Major Tours. The mission statement of VGT is to ‘Prepare Tomorrow’s Champions’ – to send at least one Professional down to compete in the PGA Tour Q-School every year. In 2010, a record 7 VGT Professionals competed at the PGA Tour Q-School!!