Orlando News & Events

  • Marriott Golf To Host 2nd Annual "Hit The Green" Fundraiser For Children's Miracle Network

    ORLANDO, FLORIDA – April 9, 2008…Marriott Golf, one of the world’s premier golf operators, today announced the Company will be hosting the 2nd annual “Hit The Green” fundraiser for Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) throughout the 2008 calendar year. Beginning in April, 20 of Marriott Golf’s domestic properties will ...

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  • ChampionsGate Resort to Host & Sponsor Osceola Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament

    ChampionsGate, Fla. – ChampionsGate Resort in Osceola County will host and sponsor the 18-hole 2008 Osceola Chamber of Commerce golf tournament on Friday, May 16. Marc Reicher, senior vice president of operations at Champions Gate Resort, said more than 288 golfers are expected to tee off in the 8 a.m. shotgun start. Reicher said the day& ...

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  • Team Isleworth reclaims The Tavistock Cup

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Team Isleworth reclaimed the 2008 Tavistock Cup as they defended their home turf against Team Lake Nona. Team Isleworth won in a 19 ½-11 ½ victory and was crowned the World Golf and Country Club Champion. The 2008 Tavistock Cup presented by Citi Private Bank was highlighted by a spectacular performance by rookie J. ...

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  • Marriott Golf goes green

    34 courses to meet Audubon Certification by end of 2008 This week Doral Resort and Spa will earn the distinction of becoming the second course to host the WGC-CA Championship for back-to-back years since the first two years at Valderamma, the host of this September’s Ryder Cup competition. Another honor will also be bestowed upon Doral th ...

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  • Arnie excited about possibility of Woods winning Grand Slam

    It would have made great theater to see Tiger Woods pass Arnold Palmer on the PGA TOUR’s list for career wins and have the legend and soon-to-be King of the game exchange pleasantries and barbs at the tournament bearing Palmer’s name. Like many of Woods’ milestones, the record arrived earlier than many thought possible. However, t ...

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  • Orange Lake Orlando Celebrates 10th anniversary of Palmer Signature Course

    KISIMMEE — The Family of Orange Lake Resorts, based in Orlando, Fla., announces the 10th anniversary of its Legends and Legends Walk golf courses. The Legends at Orange Lake®, an Arnold Palmer signature course measuring 7,072 yards combines different styles of course design from the legendary links of Scotland to the classic pines of North Carol ...

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