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Official PDGA St. Jude Disc Golf Charity Invitational Thread

Hello DGCR Friends,

Lots of information will be coming out soon, including a FAQ. In this thread, I will try to help answer your questions to the best of my ability, along with Mark Wilson. Both of us are on the event committee, along with Paul McBeth, Catrina Allen, John Heaton, John Brooks. This event is a collaboration between the PDGA and St. Jude.

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Facebook Page: St. Jude Disc Golf Charity Invitational
Twitter- @stjudediscgolf

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The highly sought after invitations, for the St. Jude Disc Golf Charity Invitational, are going out early this week. Women with a PDGA rating of 900+ and men with a rating of 1000+ will be receiving these exclusive invites.

Those that are invited will have one week to reserve their spot to compete in this epic disc golf event. After that, the registration will be open to all current PDGA members, both pro and am.

Our goal is to raise funds for St. Jude Childrenís Research Hospital and shine a bright light on professional disc golf. If you would like to participate or know anyone who would, please pass this notification on to them. We have an amazing opportunity and we want the entire disc golf community to become involved.

Even if you canít make it to California, there will be an opportunity to show your passion for disc golf and support the cause in raising funds for St Jude Childrenís Research Hospital.

Stay tuned to this site to keep up to date on all the latest information for this inaugural event.

PhilanTHROWpy is our way of paying it forward and showcasing the passion of the disc golf community. Together, we can do great things! Be on the look out for your invite, stay tuned, and spread the word.
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Mark your calendar now for one of the most important and prestigious events in disc golf history: the St. Jude Disc Golf Charity Invitational. This inaugural event brings together a unique partnership between St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the Professional Disc Golf Association (PDGA). The top players from around the world are being invited to perform on the renowned Bayonet Golf Course overlooking Monterey Bay. We want YOU there. By participating in this philanTHROWpic event you can showcase your passion for disc golf and help St. Jude fight childhood cancer. Be a part of this amazing cause. Exciting things are already starting to happen! For sponsorship opportunities visit www.stjude.org/discgolfinvitational.
The event is taking place Memorial Day weekend.

Link to story from PDGA: http://www.pdga.com/paying-it-forward

Don't worry, even if you cannot attend the event, you can still get in on the fundraising action. Details will be posted here as they become available on how to participate. All disc golfers, regardless of whether or not you are a PDGA member, are welcome to join in. You will need to be a PDGA member in order to participate in the actual tournament, as it is an A-tier.
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Nice job!! This is the kind of stuff pro DG needs to be involved with and can benefit from while doing good for other causes.

keep up the good work.
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Very cool. Hope to see some live coverage of this one!
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I just saw this on Facebook earlier.

Excellent idea and a great cause.
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Nice job!! This is the kind of stuff pro DG needs to be involved with and can benefit from while doing good for other causes.

keep up the good work.

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also your beard is dope.
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