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L.A. trio wins Omega Golf Trophy

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OMEGA AWARDS SPEEDMASTER PROFESSIONAL MOONWATCH TO WINNING THREESOME OF THIRD ANNUAL OMEGA GOLF TROPHY SERIES

NEW YORK, NY – May 17, 2019 – OMEGA, Official Patron of the PGA Championship, hosted 30 golfers in the OMEGA Golf Trophy finals on Wednesday at Nassau Country Club in Glen Cove, N.Y. and awarded the winning team with an OMEGA Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch as part of the brand’s overall activation at the 101st PGA Championship, being played this week at Bethpage State Park, Black Course in Farmingdale, N.Y.

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OMEGA VP Sales International Frédéric Nardin, OMEGA Golf Trophy Winning Threesome Thomas Best, Justin Coxsey, Andrew Thomson and OMEGA U.S. Brand President Arnaud Michon at the OMEGA Golf Trophy Awards Reception in New York City

OMEGA VP Sales International Frédéric Nardin, OMEGA Golf Trophy Winning Threesome Thomas Best, Justin Coxsey, Andrew Thomson and OMEGA U.S. Brand President Arnaud Michon at the OMEGA Golf Trophy Awards Reception in New York City

The winning threesome, Thomas Best, Justin Coxsey and Andrew Thomson from Los Angeles, was presented with special-edition, engraved OMEGA Speedmaster Professional Moonwatches, a trophy, autographed drivers and pin flags from OMEGA golf ambassadors, Tommy Fleetwood, Sergio Garcia and Rory McIlroy. The second-place team received a sailing bracelet, a trophy and autographed pin flags while the third-place team took home a trophy and autographed pin flags.

The 30 golfers from across the nation participated in the OMEGA Golf Trophy Finals yesterday as part of their grand prize for winning a local qualifying tournament. The golfers will enjoy various hospitality events throughout the PGA Championship week.

The 2019 PGA Championship, marks the 101st edition of one of the most anticipated golf events on the calendar. The greatest golfers in the world will all compete for the Wanamaker Trophy this week just outside of New York City.

ABOUT THE OMEGA-PGA OF AMERICA PARTNERSHIP
OMEGA has been the PGA of America’s Official Patron and Official Timekeeper since 2011, further proof of the brand’s commitment to the growth of golf, both globally and across the United States. The PGA of America is the world’s largest sports organization, comprised of around 28,000 PGA Professionals. Through this constructive partnership, OMEGA has established and maintains close ties with experts who teach, promote and manage the game of golf.

FURTHER INFORMATION:
Please contact BZA PR on behalf of OMEGA

Dana Gordon 856-397-2917 / Email: danag@bzapr.com

Chris Madigan 203-918-1652 / Email: chrism@bzapr.com