From the National Junior Angus Board’s blazers to the color of the shavings in the show ring, it only makes sense Angus members would feel at home on the green of the golf course. The Angus Foundation is set to host the 19th annual golf tournament on July 16 at Quail Chase Golf Club, in Louisville, Kentucky, in conjunction with the 2019 National Junior Angus Show (NJAS). This event helps fund educational opportunities, research initiatives and Angus youth.

“Every year, we are impressed by the support and turnout we have for our Angus Foundation annual golf tournament,” said Rod Schoenbine, Angus Foundation director of development. “The Angus Foundation Golf Tournament is a fun opportunity to enjoy being with friends while supporting the Angus Foundation during the NJAS.”

Sponsorship options are available to state and regional Angus associations, individuals, businesses and farms and ranches. There are different promotional opportunities at eight sponsorship levels. Sponsors will be recognized in the tournament program; tournament luncheon; post-event news release; Angus Journal; and the Angus Foundation website, newsletter and annual report. Sponsorship spots include the following: luncheon, beverage/player cart, tournament prizes sponsor, club house, tournament prizes, tee box, hole and flag. The sponsorship deadline is June 10.

Registration for interested players is open until July 1. Adult registration is $100, and National Junior Angus Association (NJAA) member registration is $75 per player. By registering, players get 18 holes of golf, golf cart rental, continental breakfast and Certified Angus Beef brand lunch. Mulligans will be available at the course for $10 each with a limit of one per player. After the registration deadline, adult players will be $110, and junior members will be $85.

For more information about the golf tournament, contact Kris Sticken with the Angus Foundation at 816-383-5100, or visit angusfoundation.org.

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