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The Pressure of Playing for $100,000

Mark Parson, PGA, teaches golf at Harbor Pines Golf Course in New Jersey during the summer months and spends the rest of the year in the air-conditioning business.

That’s why what happened earlier this month at Sunnybrook Golf Club is a truly heartwarming story.

Each year, members of the Philadelphia PGA Section are invited to play in the Haverford Philadelphia Classic, a one-day tournament that awards $100,000 to the winner. It’s by far the largest purse of any typical event for PGA Professionals.

To read the complete story that was featured on Global Golf Post, click here.

Reprinted with permission, Global Golf Post