2013 VIKING GOLF CLASSIC
The 27th Annual Viking Golf Classic will be held June 6 & 7 at the Sudden Valley Golf & Country Club. This event is WWU Athletics' longest running fundraising event and is held each spring to raise scholarship funds and program support for Western Washington University student-athletes. There are four divisions, based on average team handicap. Participants include WWU coaches, administration, alumni and supporters from the local business community.
The tournament offers a Thursday practice round followed by a cocktail party & deli buffet. Rounding out the Thursday evening festivities will be a golfing horse race with up to eighty participants from the tournament.
On Friday, the tournament offers a continental breakfast, complementary practice balls, tee prizes for all participants, numerous on-course competitions, lunch "at the turn" and dinner at the awards banquet.
The Viking Golf Classic is one of the most popular tournaments in Whatcom County. The format is a 5-person scramble. Entry fee is $200 per person.
Schedule of events:
Thursday, June 6
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Practice round
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Cocktail party & horse race
Friday, June 7
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Continental breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Tournament (shotgun start)
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Awards banquet (Sudden Valley Barn)
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