GREENSBORO, N.C. – As the winner of the PGA TOUR’s “Most Fan-Friendly Event” following each of the last two seasons, the Wyndham Championship is continually searching for ways to enhance its fan experience. This year, the tournament takes yet another step in that direction by moving the Ralph Lauren Merchandise Pavilion to the main entrance, the tournament announced today. The 78th annual Wyndham Championship is set for Aug. 14-20, 2017 at Sedgefield Country Club.
The Ralph Lauren Merchandise Pavilion, formerly located in the Sedgefield clubhouse, will now be housed in a large tent at the tournament’s new main entrance near the intersection of Wayne Road and East Sedgefield Drive where all parking shuttles will now unload. The merchandise pavilion will be located on the walkway from the shuttles into the tournament making shopping far more convenient for Piedmont Triad golf fans – especially those visiting the Ralph Lauren Merchandise Pavilion when leaving for the day. Those visiting the merchandise pavilion on the way in will have the option of “checking” their purchase for pickup on the way home.
The Ralph Lauren Merchandise Pavilion will feature apparel from Polo Golf and Adidas including items such as golf shirts, outer wear, hats, visors and t-shirts. The pavilion will also carry unique Wyndham Championship souvenirs such as umbrellas, pin flags, tumblers, shoe bags, ball markers and much more.
In addition to the merchandise pavilion at the main entrance, all tournament patrons will also have access to tournament merchandise at a satellite location in the Sedgefield Country Club pro shop. This location will offer a small selection of the tournament merchandise available at the primary merchandise pavilion.
About the Wyndham Championship:
Contested annually on the Donald Ross-designed course at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, N.C., the Wyndham Championship was founded in 1938 and is the sixth-oldest event on the PGA TOUR excluding the Majors. Tickets are available at http://wyndhamchampionship.com, www.Ticketmaster.com or through the tournament office at (336) 379-1570. The tournament thanks title sponsor Wyndham Worldwide, presenting sponsor BB&T and Premier Partners, Cadillac, Harris Teeter, Lincoln Financial, McConnell Golf, Sunbrella®, Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. and VF Corporation for their continued support. Additional tournament information and sponsorship information are available at www.wyndhamchampionship.com. Stay connected with the Wyndham Championship through its social media channels, including the Wyndham Championship Facebook page, Twitter, Instagram, Foursquare, Flickr and YouTube.
About Wyndham Worldwide:
Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN) is one of the largest global hospitality companies, providing travelers with access to a collection of trusted hospitality brands in hotels, vacation ownership, and unique accommodations including vacation exchange, holiday parks, and managed home rentals. With a collective inventory of nearly 130,000 places to stay across more than 110 countries on six continents, Wyndham Worldwide and its 38,000 associates welcomes people to experience travel the way they want. This is enhanced by Wyndham Rewards®, the Company’s re-imagined guest loyalty program across its businesses, which is making it simpler for members to earn more rewards and redeem their points faster. For more information, please visit www.wyndhamworldwide.com.
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