Rose Bowl Golf Tournament Dec. 29

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Dec. 7, 2012) - The LA Sports & Entertainment Commission will host the inaugural Rose Bowl Game Golf Classic presented by Poongsan Corporation, on Saturday, Dec. 29. The tournament, which is part of the official Rose Bowl Game week activities, will take place at Industry Hills Golf Course at Pacific Palms Resort, named the “best public golf course in the U.S.” by the National Golf Course Owners Association in 2010. The Rose Bowl Game Golf Classic is sponsored by Poongsan Corporation and Western Asset.

Wisconsin and Stanford fans have the opportunity to participate in this kick off to the Rose Bowl Game by visiting www.rosebowlgamegolfclassic.com

The official Rose Bowl Game Golf Classic will be an exciting rivalry event, featuring golfers and celebrated alumni from Wisconsin and Stanford as well as other Big Ten and Pac-12 schools. It is open to supporters, families and alumni from Wisconsin, Stanford, other Big Ten and Pac-12 schools, along with fans of those teams. 

Golfers will include celebrities and former Big Ten and Pac-12 athletes and coaches. Confirmed celebrities to date include Dick Butkus, Hall of Fame NFL legend;  Terry Francona, ESPN analyst and World Series Championship MLB manager; Dennis Haysbert, Actor; Patrick Warburton, Actor; Olympic Gold Medalist Bode Miller; “Dancing With The Stars” and “Seinfeld” star John O’Hurley; “Happy Gilmore” star Chris McDonald; Sal Masekela and more. There will be more Big Ten and Pac-12 alumni and celebrities announced soon.

The Rose Bowl Game Chalk Talk immediately following the tournament will feature a panel of coaches, broadcasters and former Big Ten and Pac-12 players, who will provide an “insider’s view” and predictions about the upcoming Rose Bowl Game between Wisconsin and Stanford.  Tickets to the Chalk Talk are available for non-golfers as well.

Foursomes and individual playing spots at the Inaugural Rose Bowl Game Golf Classic are available at the following levels:

  • Corporate Sponsor - $10,000: Includes two (2) tickets to the Rose Bowl Game between Wisconsin and Stanford; Two (2) Foursomes in the Rose Bowl Game Golf Classic with a selected Celebrity in each Foursome; Four (4) tickets to the Rose Bowl Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony; Four (4) tickets to the Rose Bowl Game Kickoff Luncheon; Hotel Accommodations for two (2) nights for two (2) rooms, and more.
  • Gold Sponsor - $5,000: Includes One (1) Foursome in the Rose Bowl Game Golf Classic with a selected Celebrity in the Foursome; Two (2) tickets to the Rose Bowl Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony; Two (2) tickets to the Rose Bowl Game Kickoff Luncheon; Hotel Accommodations for two (2) nights for one (1) room, and more.
  • Celebrity Foursome - $2,500: Includes One (1) Foursome in the Rose Bowl Game Golf Classic with a selected Celebrity in the Foursome and more.
  • Foursome - $1,000: Includes One (1) Foursome in the Rose Bowl Game Golf Classic and more.
  • Individual Spot - $275: Includes One (1) individual playing spot in the Rose Bowl Game Golf Classic and more.

For more information, please visit the website at www.rosebowlgamegolfclassic.com