Free admission for military at the Regions TraditionMay 24, 2013
By Champions Tour staff
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Boyd Brothers Transportation and the Regions Tradition will honor the men and women serving the United States Armed Forces by hosting Military Appreciation Days at the Regions Tradition both Thursday, June 6, and Friday, June 7.
All active and retired military, along with their families, will receive complimentary grounds admission to the major championship by showing a valid military ID at the admission gate. In addition to free admission for military families on Thursday and Friday, all children 18 and under are admitted free to the Regions Tradition every day of the tournament, June 5-9, at Shoal Creek.
Some of the Champions Tour stars scheduled to compete for the coveted title of major champion are Rocco Mediate, Steve Elkington, Bernhard Langer, Nick Price, defending champion Tom Lehman and many more.
“Boyd Brothers Transportation, Inc. greatly appreciates the service of our men and women in the armed forces,” said Chris Cooper, chief operating officer of Boyd Brothers Transportation. “From our team at Boyd Brothers, thank you for defending and protecting our freedom.”
“We are thankful that Boyd Brothers Transportation is making it possible for all active and retired military and their families to enjoy this great community event for free,” said John Marovich, tournament director of the Regions Tradition. “We want to thank the brave men and women of our armed forces for serving and protecting our great country, and the Regions Tradition is honored to host their families for a fun weekend at Shoal Creek.”
The Regions Tradition kicks off on Wednesday, June 5, with the celebrity pro-am and the four rounds of championship play will take place Thursday, June 6, through Sunday, June 9.
Tickets for the Regions Tradition are only $20 and can be purchased at www.regionstradition.com.