October 3rd, 2023. For Immediate Release – Vancouver, B.C.
Vancouver Golf Tour (VGT) is proud to welcome ELITE GOLF FITNESS ACADEMY as the PRESENTING SPONSOR of the 2023-24 Winter Tour Season.
Through the partnership, ELITE GOLF FITNESS ACADEMY will be recognized on course and through VGT’s multiple digital and social media platforms this fall. VGT Players will expect to see some significant event prizing added to all 16 VGT Winter Tour events, as well as adding some season-ending incentives for Winter Tour Division Winners.
“We are grateful to have the support from ELITE GOLF FITNESS ACADEMY, a newly launched, state-of-the art Golf and Fitness Academy in Richmond, BC” stated VGT Commissioner Fraser Mulholland. “And we are excited to announce that our Winter Series is getting a boost of $5,000 in prizing thanks to ELITE GOLF.
This is fantastic news for our Fall and Winter Tour golfers, giving them added incentive to continue training hard and competing in the off-season.”
Not only will winter tour players see an addition to daily event prizing thanks to ELITE GOLF, but also season-ending awards. The TOP VGT PROFESSIONAL at the end of the Winter Series will earn a $1,000 BONUS prize, while all three Amateur Division winners will earn an $500 ELITE GOLF membership prize.
The partnership with ELITE GOLF FITNESS ACADEMY, however, extends beyond their contribution to the event and season-long prizing. The Academy is offering VGT Winter Tour Professionals and Amateurs some amazing offerings to check-out and utilize the state-of-the-art golf and fitness facilities and fitness services offered. All VGT Winter Tour members will receive a one-week free trial, plus significant discounts off monthly, semi-annual and Annual membership programs.
Lydia Ko, owner at ELITE GOLF, added: “ELITE GOLF FITNESS ACADEMY is a place where you can experience a yearly progressing golf fitness program that changes daily all while being able to use their indoor putting and chipping green and high-end golf simulators! We are proud to be involved with the VGT. It’s great to have this opportunity to provide local golfers with a chance at top-level competition and to develop their game on one of BC’s premier golf courses.”
Vancouver Golf Tour’s Winter Series, Presented by ELITE GOLF FITNESS ACADEMY commences on October 22nd at Meadow Gardens Golf Club. The 16-event Winter Tour series comes to a conclusion with the Tour Championship, presented by ELITE GOLF, set for March 13th!
ABOUT THE VANCOUVER GOLF TOUR
The Vancouver Golf Tour (VGT) was developed in 2006 for BC’s local Professionals and Amateurs (Handicap of 0-26) – giving them the opportunity for a high level of competition in a PGA Tour-like environment without the heavy expenses of travel. VGT’s goal has always been to provide local players with the opportunity to learn how to win while at the same time building their confidence to play on Worldwide Major Tours. For more info, visit vancouvergolftour.com.
ABOUT ELITE GOLF FITNESS ACADEMY
Elite Golf was established in January 2022, with its headquarters located in Vancouver, one of the most livable cities in the world. It is a top-tier indoor golf club that combines professional instruction with practice and entertainment.
There are the Elite Golf Academy, Canada Elite Golf Leader Group (a non-profit organization), and Elite Golf Media.
Elite Golf’s headquarters features 8 VIP rooms and 5 open stations, along with one of the largest indoor putting green practice areas in the Greater Vancouver area, offering services for both practice and entertainment.
All professional equipment is from Foresight, Trackman, and Unicom brand professional simulators. The Elite Golf Academy is led by a PGA A-level professional coach and has a professional golf teaching team with 6 professional coaches. The academy offers Private Lessons, Group Lessons, and Fitness Lessons. It also has the only professional golf fitness training course in the Greater Vancouver area, covering different levels from childhood enlightenment to professional competition, with coaches involved in training, teaching, and on-course combat throughout the process, ensuring that students of different ages and experiences are inspired and professionally guided in their golf learning.
As Elite Golf quickly gains user recognition, it is actively responding to the market’s expectation for more elite individuals to collaborate and win together.
For more information, please visit https://elitegolfclub.ca/
Vancouver Golf Tour
Fraser Mulholland, President & Commissioner
Twitter & Instagram: @VancouverGolf
Elite Golf Fitness Academy
Mike Aizawa, TPI Coach
4551 No. 3 Rd Unit 170
Richmond, BC V6X 2C3