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Sea Pines promotes 2-person team event

INAUGURAL LIGHTHOUSE INVITATIONAL AT THE SEA PINES RESORT COMING IN SEPTEMBER

New team event for amateur golfers is nearing sell-out

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (July 16, 2019) – The field for the inaugural Lighthouse Invitational at The Sea Pines Resort – a two-person, team competition for men and women amateurs, Sept. 12-15, 2019—is filling quickly.

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Open to all amateur golfers, regardless of handicap, the tournament will be played on Hilton Head Island’s top three ranked courses, all part of The Sea Pines Resort: Heron Point by Pete Dye, Atlantic Dunes by Davis Love III, and historic Harbour Town Golf Links, home of the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing and famous for the island’s landmark Harbour Town Lighthouse.

The Lighthouse Invitational features one round over each course, plus exclusive resort privileges and amenities. Competitors in the Lighthouse Invitational also will enjoy:

  • Opening night reception and dinner in the Heritage Room at the Harbour Town Clubhouse
  • Putting contest at the Harbour Town Golf Links’ putting green
  • Daily breakfast and box lunches
  • Unlimited range privileges with available practice rounds
  • Tee gift package valued at more than $500
  • Awards ceremony with vacation prizes to resort destinations

Tournament registration options include:

  • Single golfer—$1,299
  • Single golfer with non-golfing partner—$1,849
  • Two golfers—$2,598

Tournament participants, who are required to stay in the resort, receive a preferred rate of $279 per night for lodging, with a choice of The Inn & Club at Harbour Town or a two-bedroom deluxe villa in Harbour Town.
U.S. Foods and Coca Cola are partnering with The Sea Pines Resort for this inaugural event.

Along with world-class golf, The Sea Pines Resort offers an array of outdoor activities for individuals, families, and groups, including five miles of sandy beach shoreline and a 14-mile network of manicured paths for walking and biking. Visitors can refresh their spirit in a relaxed, luxury resort environment and enjoy a choice of seven dining venues including award-winning restaurants, festive taverns, and casual waterfront cafés.

Fishing, boating, and a full spectrum of popular watersports also are available. The Sea Pines Racquet Club is a premier resource for tennis enthusiasts, while the fitness center, complimentary to all resort guests, is outfitted with state-of-the-art cardio equipment and Technogym strength machines.

Registration for the 2019 Lighthouse Invitational is still open. For more details, or to register for the event, visit lighthouseinvitational.com, call (843) 842-8484, or email ktalmadge@seapines.com.

About The Sea Pines Resort
Situated on the southernmost tip of Hilton Head Island, the legendary Lowcountry destination features five miles of unspoiled beaches, 20 clay tennis courts, 14 miles of bike and walking trails, horseback riding, Eco-Adventures, water sports, and the 605-acre Sea Pines Forest Preserve filled with wildflowers, wetlands, and more than 130 species of birds. As the first Eco-planned destination in the U.S., The Sea Pines Resort has become the blueprint for numerous beach developments around the country. Guests can choose from an array of accommodations, including 300 villas, 100 rental homes, and the luxurious 60-room Inn & Club at Harbour Town, a Forbes Four-Star boutique hotel and Preferred Hotel Group member. The resort’s best-in-class collection of golf courses, amenities, meeting facilities, and accommodations makes Sea Pines one of the most sought-after leisure and group destinations in America.

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Hunter Public Relations
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