He’s Back: World Golf Hall Of Famer To Speak At UHS Golf Expo At DSG Open
The 15th annual DICK'S Sporting Goods Open is less than two months away and we can't wait. Last year, they celebrated their 50th year of professional golf in our community but with Covid restrictions, it wasn't the celebration that we were all looking forward to but it looks like they are going to make up for it this year.
The DICK'S Sporting Goods Open will celebrate its 15th year of the PGA Tour Champions at En-Joie Golf Course from August 15th to August 21st. There are some new events this year along with the return of one of our favorite country bands.
New this year is "Birdies for Cancer" where every birdie made during the tournament benefits the UHS and Lourdes Hospital Foundations. Because together, we can sock out cancer.
Zac Brown Band At DICK'S Sporting Goods Open
The Zac Brown Band becomes the first group to make a return to the DSG Open when they make their only appearance in upstate New York this year. They'll take to the stage on Friday, August 19th.
UHS Golf Expo With Bernhard Langer
Also coming back is World Golf Hall of Famer and 2014 DSG Open Champ Bernhard Langer. He's not only teeing up for the weekend but he'll be here early as the featured speaker for the 12th annual UHS Golf Expo on Wednesday, August 17th.
Langer will be joining the likes of Jack Nicklaus, Peter Jacobsen, and Nancy Lopez who have presented in the past. He'll be giving a presentation on golf and wellness tips along with educational displays on a range of health-related topics with clinical experts will be on hand.
The event begins at 4 p.m. with Langer appearing on the 18th green for the expo at 6 p.m. The UHS Golf Expo is free, but you need to register in advance. Call (607) 205-1550 or go here to register.