Army & Air Force Exchange Service Public Affairs
NEWS RELEASE: 19-088 April 8, 2019
Military Members Can Tee Off with the Best in Military Long Drive Competition at Fort Hood
Who: Active-duty, Reserve and retired service members.
What: The World Long Drive competition is debuting a qualifying event for military members with the help of the Army & Air Force Exchange Service and Army Installation Command (IMCOM). Military members can compete at Fort Hood for a $500 Pro Shop gift card and an all-expenses-paid trip to Fort Jackson for the Military Long Drive Competition Championship May 5 to 7. The winner of the Fort Jackson Championship Event will win $10,000 and a place in the Volvik World Long Drive competition, airing live on the Golf Channel, in September.
When: Monday, April 8 at 2 p.m.
Where: The Courses of Clear Creek, Battalion Avenue and Clear Creek Road, Bldg. 52381, Fort Hood.
Why: The Exchange and IMCOM are proud to bring service members this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. The Exchange and IMCOM go hand-in-hand—Exchange earnings support Quality-of-Life programs in military communities worldwide to ensure service members stay ready and resilient.
Media interested in attending the presentation should call 254-287-0106 for an escort to the event. Gate time is 1:30 p.m. April 8.